| Jun 18, 2012
| 8:38 PM
Kids play in it. People drink it. Experts say it prevents cavities. Fluoridated water runs through the pipes in communities across the country. Esther McClure says she's been drinking it most of her life.
"It helps your teeth," McClure says.
| Jun 27, 2012
| 2:12 PM
Wichita City Council members have yet to see a proposal on fluoridation, but they’re hearing plenty of opinions. “It seems to be very polarizing,” says council member Pete Meitzner.
Meitzner says he’s receiving calls and e-...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 6:50 PM
Geography Surveyed: City of Wichita
Data Collected: 06/27/2012
Release Date: 06/27/2012 20:40 ET
Sponsor: KWCH-TV Wichita
1. Do you support? Or oppose adding fluoride to Wichita's water?
Asked of 600 Adults
Margin of Sampling Error for this question...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 3:56 PM
I have a tooth that I think was set in by either the Communists or the Devil.
It is the last molar on the lower right side, and it has been a royal pain.
It all started when Aunt Mildred would hire me to work at her store and then pay me with candy. We...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 6:25 PM
Another attempt to fluoridate Wichita’s water will get a big push this week.
Eyewitness News has learned more than 500 area medical professionals have signed on to support a group called "Wichitans for Healthy Teeth.”
“Our goal is to...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 11:22 AM
In New Orleans, funk is important. They pump it into the water supply like fluoride. It’s as vital as air or étouffée.
And when New Orleans funk is discussed, a few names spring to mind: the late boogie-woogie piano master Professor Longhair, the...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 1:03 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - The City Council approved a plan Wednesday to add fluoride to Portland's water, meaning Oregon's biggest city is no longer the largest holdout in the U.S.
The ordinance calls for city water to be fluoridated by March 2014.
| Sep 17, 2012
| 7:33 PM
The group Pure Water for Wichita says it wants more debates on the fluoride issue, but can’t get one.
“They have turned down multiple requests to appear in debates,” says Don Landis with Wichitans for Pure Water which opposes...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 2:31 PM
I'm sure we could all make a list like this. In fact, I read examples all the time on Facebook and Twitter of pet peeves from all of my friends. Oh, by the way, I'm now up to nearly 800 friends, and only know about 110 of them. Does that make them friends...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 7:52 AM
Wichita voters will soon decide whether to add fluoride to the water supply. Our FactFinder 12 Scientific Survey asked 532 likely voters how they feel about the issue.On the Wichita Fluoride Ballot Question, how would you vote?
- 46% Yes
- 40% No...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 3:32 PM
In the weeks since the Wichita City Council voted to put the question of whether to add fluoride to the city's water on the ballot both opponents and supporters of the idea have been fairly quiet.
But, coinciding with the release of the new Factfinder 12...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 8:19 PM
Another attempt to fluoridate Wichita’s water kicked off Thursday night.
The group "Wichitans for Healthy Teeth" held a news conference to formally launch their campaign. Hundreds of local medical professionals support the group's goal and have put...