Texas Tech head coach Matt Wells tests positive for COVID-19 ahead of game vs. Kansas

Texas Tech announced Thursday that head football coach Matt Wells has tested positive for COVID-19.

The Red Raiders (3-6, 2-6 Big 12) are scheduled to host Kansas for an 11 a.m. kickoff on Saturday in Lubbock.

”Texas Tech received notification earlier this morning that Coach Wells tested positive for COVID-19. At this time, Coach Wells has returned home to self-isolate and will continue his duties remotely leading into Saturday’s game against Kansas,” the school said in a statement.

“He will remain in the Big 12′s testing guidelines in order to confirm the positive test. In the case Wells is unable to lead the Red Raiders on Saturday, defensive coordinator Keith Patterson will serve in the head coach capacity.”

Wells is 7-14 since taking over the Red Raiders, who after a big comeback of their own to beat Baylor on a game-ending field goal in their last home game three weeks

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Wink Hartman: Kansas should invest in information technology – Opinion – The Topeka Capital-Journal

Government has many functions, agencies and departments with the main goal of delivering service to the people of Kansas.

To best deliver these services and work for the people of our state, Kansas’ government must adopt and use business philosophies of putting the residents first. Government is above all a service business and needs to make efficient and quality service a top priority.

This year we’ve seen issues with government service delivery. The unprecedented number of unemployment claims filed with the Department of Labor due to COVID-19 has shown this. The heavy influx of claims could easily catch anyone off guard, but the response to addressing this influx was not quick enough. Plus, long-standing issues in state government contributed to the issue.

Information technology may not be the most exciting subject and mainframes — hardware and software for government administration will never light a fire under anyone — but it

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1989 rape, murder of 16-year-old Kansas City girl solved with new DNA technology

The same technology that helped crack the Golden State Killer case has been used to solve a 30-year-old Kansas City cold case.

Fawn Cox, then 16, was found dead in her Missouri bedroom on July 26, 1989, raped and strangled. Her sister, Felisa, told KCTV that Fawn had gotten home from work at Worlds of Fun after 11 p.m. and went straight to sleep.

When Fawn’s alarm went off this morning, she never woke up. Her mother and sister found her dead in her bed.

“I went over to shake her, ‘Come on! Get up!’ But she had been gone for a while,” Felisa said.



a person posing for the camera: Fawn Cox was murdered in 1989.


© Kansas City Police Department
Fawn Cox was murdered in 1989.

Fawn Cox was murdered in 1989. (Kansas City Police Department/)

Three teenagers were arrested for Fawn’s murder, but the charges were dropped after the case fell apart.

Then the case went cold until new

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Safety Vision to Equip Kansas City Kansas Public Schools With High Definition Surveillance for Their School Bus Fleets

Safety Vision L.L.C., a worldwide leader in mobile video surveillance innovation, has been awarded a contract to equip a fleet of 200 school buses for Kansas City Kansas Public Schools with advanced mobile surveillance camera systems. KCKPS is the 4th largest school district in the state of Kansas.

Safety Vision Field Technicians will begin installation of the 6 and 3 camera, wide-angle, high definition (HD) recording systems, November 2020. The full HD systems will include on-board health diagnostic capabilities, vehicle sensor integration, and passive GPS tracking. Safety Vision’s main attraction to KCKPS was the advanced technology offering, the complete suite of add-on’s available to their partners, and the positive reviews from their clients.

Ryan Neal, Safety Vision Account Executive, was enthusiastic about the KCKPS’s choice in surveillance equipment. “Safety Vision is excited about the partnership with Kansas City Kansas Public Schools. We look forward to providing our new partner

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Patrick Mahomes’ latest investment, sports tech startup Whoop, now valued at $1.2 billion | FOX 4 Kansas City WDAF-TV

KANSAS CITY, MO – FEBRUARY 05: (EDITOR’S NOTE – Alternate crop) Patrick Mahomes of the Kansas City Chiefs celebrates atop one of the team buses on February 5, 2020 in Kansas City, Missouri during the citys celebration parade for the Chiefs victory in Super Bowl LIV. (Photo by David Eulitt/Getty Images)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City Chiefs fans know Patrick Mahomes can create winners on the field, but his latest endorsement — again — proves he’s pretty adept off the gridiron, too.

The MVP quarterback joined a handful of other athletes — including Kevin Durant, Eli Manning and Rory McIlroy — in investing in a tech unicorn called Whoop, Forbes reports.

The Boston-based business, founded in 2012 by three Harvard University alums, sells a wearable device that

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