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Lansing Correctional Facility reports fourth inmate death related to coronavirus

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNW) – A Lansing Correctional Facility inmate who died Saturday, May 16, had tested positive for COVID-19. It is the fourth inmate death related to COVID-19, according to the Kansas Department of Corrections.

The inmate was a man over the age of 60 with underlying medical conditions who tested positive for the virus on April 29 and was transferred to the hospital on May 1. The official manner of death for all COVID-19 deaths is natural causes, the KDOC said in a news release.

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Sedgwick County elections office navigating logistical challenges with pandemic precautions

SEDGWICK COUNTY, Kan. (KSNW) – The coronavirus pandemic is posing some logistical challenges to the Sedgwick County elections office.

Fewer election workers, polling locations, and social distancing guidelines are just some of the issues county election commissioner Tabitha Lehman is seeing.

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Barbers and salons see rush of appointments as they prepare to reopen this week

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – After weeks of having their doors shut, Classy Nails and Spa is getting ready to get back to work Monday morning.

“We’ve been out here pretty much this whole week trying to get the spot clean, spotless, and sanitized,” said Dat Lee, owner of Classy Nails and Spa.

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