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Transportation

2006 Session - January through May

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to AGING, June through December, 2006.

The Clippings books are available for use in the library. You may photocopy articles from the books. If you have questions regarding this collection please feel free to contact State Library staff. Contact information is found at the top and bottom of this page.

The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue


ARTICLES ON TRANSPORTATION, January through May, 2006


Hurst Laviana
In state, seat belt use up, still low
Wichita Eagle, 1/3/2006 [Newsbank article]


Joel Mathis
KDOT trying to improve safety on two-lane highways
Lawrence Journal World, 1/5/2006


Brad Cooper
Buckling up could add up for states
Kansas City Star, 1/6/2006


Carl Manning
Legislation proposes tougher penalites for uninsured drivers
Metro News, 1/6/2006


Karen Uhlenhuth
Booster seats pick up fans
Kansas City Star, 1/8/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kansas and Missouri legislatures tighten seat-belt laws
Kansas City Star, 1/12/2006 [Newsbank article]


Brent D. Wistrom
Panel OKs $150 million in highway bonds
Wichita Eagle, 1/12/2006 [Newsbank article]


Ric Anderson
Recruiting costs puzzling
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/12/2006


Tim Carpenter
Bonds will let state stay the course
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/12/2006


KDOT bonding plan clears another legislative hurdle
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/12/2006


Brian Bergstein
States fear Real ID Act will lead to a real pain
Kansas City Star, 1/13/2006 [Newsbank articles]


Clara Kilbourn
Interchange ramp chosen for U.S. 54 access east of Kingman
Hutchinson News, 1/13/2006 [Newsbank article]


Deb Miller
KDOT secretary questions Rep. Neufeld [letter to the editor]
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/14/2006


Chad Lawhorn
City officials to be more vocal on SLT
Lawrence Journal World, 1/15/2006


Securing highway funding
Hutchinson News, 1/15/2006 [Newsbank article]


Derek Schmidt
Three bills focus on highway safety
Iola Register, 1/16/2006


KDOT bonding plan endorsed
Iola Register, 1/17/2006


Scott Rothschild
Despite debt concerns plan to boost highway funding wins initial OK
Lawrence Journal World, 1/18/2006


Rhonda Holman
Help lawmakers can make case on airfares
Wichita Eagle, 1/18/2006 [Newsbank article]


Phil Anderson
Allegiant Air to offer two flights weekly from Topeka
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/18/2006


Chris Moon
Road money passes hurdle
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/18/2006


Matt McNabb
City to consider replacing bridge
Hutchinson News, 1/18/2006 [Newsbank article]


Jessica Tims
Making a good on a promise [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 1/18/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
KDOT's plan wins support
Hutchinson News, 1/18/2006


Dependent on subsidies
Hutchinson News, 1/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Staff and Wire Reports
Study changes face of teen driving
Kansas City Star, 1/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Flights to Vegas to be available in Topeka
Lawrence Journal World, 1/19/2006


Matt McNabb
Talk begin on contributions for K-61 pedestrian bridge
Hutchinson News, 1/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Banking firms suggest selling Kansas Turnpike
Lawrence Journal World, 1/19/2006


Brent D. Wistrom
Higher tolls may sink private turnpike plan
Wichita Eagle, 1/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Patrick S. Kelley
Paving the roads of Kansas [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 1/19/2006


Steve Painter
Tough on teens
Wichita Eagle, 1/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Ric Anderson
Turnpike seen as golden road
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/19/2006


Brad Cooper
Trucks, cars share road and the responsibility
Kansas City Star, 1/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
Drive is on for teen safety
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/19/2006


Associated Press
State finance council approves $210M in transportation bonds
Lawrence Journal World, 1/20/2006


Hot property? [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 1/20/2006


John Milburn
$210 million in bonds approved
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/20/2006


Lawmaker not keen on leasing turnpike
Lawrence Journal World, 1/20/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Off the road uninsured drivers
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/20/2006

John Milburn
Panel paves way to finish highway plan
Hutchinson News, 1/20/2006


Tim Hrenchir
County to close intersection soon
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/20/2006


Brandy Nance
State helps with U.S. 50 changes
Emporia Gazette, 1/20/2006


John Milburn
Transportation bonds approved
Junction City Daily Union, 1/20/2006


Tim Vandenack
Study: Consolidating airports could retain customers
Hutchinson News, 1/20/2006 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Passenger air service a new gateway [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/21/2006


Associated Press
Study: Southwest Kansans don't use their airports
Wichita Eagle, 1/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Brad Cooper
Wrong way
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


LeRoy Wilson
KDOT joins in economic development projects
Garden City Telegram, 1/21/2006


Melvin Neufeld
Neufeld questions administration's support for CTP
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/21/2006


Kansans don't want to pay more on turnpike
Wichita Eagle, 1/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Carpenter
Turnpike a 50-year 'success story'
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/22/2006


Ric Anderson and Tim Carpenter
KTA: Road safer today
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/22/2006


Brad Cooper
KC buses get more riders
Kansas City Star, 1/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Deb Gruver
Shifting burden off of insured
Wichita Eagle, 1/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Jan Biles
Thousands took a 'free ride' before the 'pike' opened
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/22/2006


Tim Carpenter
Audit uncovered free rides
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/22/2006


Jan Biles
Driving force
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/22/2006


Jan Biles
K-Tags, Topeka interchange count among turnpike's milestones
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/22/2006


Michael Hooper
KTA's net worth in 2004 was $295 million
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/22/2006


Ric Anderson
Turnpike still counts on tolls
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/22/2006


Sarah Kessinger
Child booster seat bill revived again
Hutchinson News, 1/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Teenage drivers start slowly
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/23/2006


Chris Moon
Booster seat issue back on table
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/24/2006


Scott Rothschild
House bill targets license program
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/25/2006


Tim Carpenter
Highway safety workers' deaths spur plan
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/26/2006


Tim Hrenchir
County to consider ending responsibility for township's roads
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/26/2006


David Klepper
P.S. raise driving age?
Kansas City Star, 1/26/2006


Jim Sullinger
'Toy' vehicles get a bill of their own
Wichita Eagle, 1/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Molly McMillin
State airports receive improvement funding
Wichita Eagle, 1/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kristin Sullivan
City and KDOT sign Airport Maintenance agreement
Leavenworth Times, 1/26/2006


Mark Scott
KDOT announces upcoming area road projects
Manhattan Mercury, 1/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Brandy Nance
Airport gets money
Emporia Gazette, 1/26/2006


Tim Carpenter
Highway worker safety bill endorsed by Senate panel
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 1/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


J-W Staff Reports
County commission OKs road resolution
Lawrence Journal World, 1/27/2006


Tim Carpenter
Plan would boost driving age to 18
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/27/2006


The News Staff
KDOT announces funding for airports
Hutchinson News, 1/27/2006


Bob Johnson
Rail trail development being pursued
Iola Register, 1/27/2006


Tim Carpenter
Proposed bill would move legal driving age up to 18
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 1/27/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chad Lawhorn
Beacons to bolster K-10 safety
Lawrence Journal World, 1/28/2006


Paul Wenske
Driving less could drive down car insurance
Kansas City Star, 1/28/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kevin Flaherty
Locals debate driver's license bill
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 1/28/2006 [Newsbank article]


Jim Suber
Turnpike toll is simply a regressive tax
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/29/2006


Jessica Tims
Is it immaturity or inexperience? [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 1/29/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
$1 billion claim falls on KDOT
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/30/2006


John Hanna
Sebelius' $1B claim rests largely on KDOT changes
Hutchinson News, 1/30/2006


Scott Lowder
Lansing City Council council prepares for start of road project
Leavenworth Times, 1/30/2006


Brent D. Wistrom
Air-subsidy bill introduced
Wichita Eagle, 1/31/2006 [Newsbank article]


The News Staff
Funding talks for K-61 bridge delayed until at least summer
Hutchinson News, 1/31/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chad Lawhorn
New path will blaze trail to lake landmark
Lawrence Journal World, 1/31/2006


LeRoy Wilson
Manager: Airport improvements a boost to Syracuse economy
Garden City Telegram, 1/31/2006


John Waltner
Fair Fares program needs state support
Wichita Eagle, 2/1/2006 [Newsbank article]


Steve Painter
Area leaders push for air subsidies
Wichita Eagle, 2/3/2006 [Newsbank article]


Hurst Laviana
Study to focus on west-side interchanges
Wichita Eagle, 2/3/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chad Lawhorn
Helmet law not fully enforced
Lawrence Journal World, 2/4/2006


Barbara Shelly
Young drivers Kansas needs to shift
Kansas City Star, 2/5/2006 [Newsbank article]


Scott Seirer
Restrict teen driving [editorial]
Salina Journal, 2/6/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Hrenchir
Topeka's 'worst major intersection' saw 17 accidents in 2005, records show
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/7/2006


Steve Painter
Air subsidies may take off
Wichita Eagle, 2/9/2006 [Newsbank article]


Help with airfares advances
Wichita Eagle, 2/9/2006 [Newsbank article]


Salina Journal
Bids for highway work OK'd
Salina Journal, 2/9/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Bills focus on booster seats, child safety
Wichita Eagle, 2/10/2006 [Newsbank article]


David Klepper
Kansas House backs proposal requiring booster seats
Kansas City Star, 2/10/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chris Moon
House to vote on child seats
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/10/2006


Hal Lockard
Caution, motorists
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/10/2006


Associated Press
House advances two child safety bills
Hutchinson News, 2/10/2006


KDOT offering training for county public transportation employees
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/10/2006


Richard L. Goldberg
Historic vehicle bill [letter to the editor]
Hutchinson News, 2/10/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kansas City Star
Other editors overly indulgent parents
Hutchinson News, 2/11/2006


Safety measures [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 2/11/2006


Tim Hrenchir
Committee backs plan to widen S.W. MacVicar
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/11/2006


Take it slow
Hutchinson News, 2/12/2006 [Newsbank article]


Zoom, zoom
Hutchinson News, 2/12/2006 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
City-County cooperation hand in hand
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/12/2006


Tim Potter
Drivers: Buckle up and strap the kids in
Wichita Eagle, 2/12/2006 [Newsbank article]


Capital-Journal
Week to focus on seat belts
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/13/2006


Ric Anderson
Emporia real estate broker says property is ideal for city expansion
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/13/2006


Amy Conkling
The countdown begins
Hutchinson News, 2/13/2006 [Newsbank article]


Amy Conkling
So uncool
Hutchinson News, 2/13/2006 [Newsbank article]


The Kansas City Star on teenage drivers
Lawrence Journal World, 2/13/2006


Eric Weslander
New speed limits will stay
Lawrence Journal World, 2/14/2006


Tim Carpenter
Coach Bill Snyder highway honoring a legend
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/14/2006


Ric Anderson
Governor touts seat belts
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/14/2006


New highway safety program should help reduce accidents
Hutchinson News, 2/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


David Klepper
Booster seats
Kansas City Star, 2/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild and Ron Knox
Lawmakers give child safety a boost
Lawrence Journal World, 2/14/2006


Amanda O'Toole
State: Bypass estimate way off
Wichita Eagle, 2/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kansas City Star
House supports bill to put kids 4-7 in boosters
Wichita Eagle, 2/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chris Moon
Booster seats advance
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/14/2006


John Hanna
House OKs bill requiring booster seats
Hutchinson News, 2/14/2006


Chris Green
State explores preserving small railroad aid
Hutchinson News, 2/14/2006


John Hanna
House gets tough on child safety
Iola Register, 2/14/2006


Diane Elliott
Child support [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 2/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


House passes booster seat, unattended child bills
Winfield Daily Courier, 2/14/2006


Chris Moon
Booster-seat bill passes House, heads for Senate
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 2/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chris Moon
Safety issues, costs discussed
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/15/2006


Rhonda Holman
House right to approve booster seat bill
Wichita Eagle, 2/15/2006 [Newsbank article]


Brent D. Wistrom
Seat belts in school buses?
Wichita Eagle, 2/15/2006 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Child safety the right thing
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/15/2006


Ric Anderson
Task force seeks to cut injuries
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/15/2006


KDOT to attend study session on SLT
Wichita Eagle, 2/15/2006


Sarah St. John
Police on lookout for child safety seats
Olathe Daily News, 2/15/2006


Chris Green
Mother urges lawmakers to put seat belts in school buses
Chanute Tribune, 2/15/2006 [Newsbank article]


Eric Swanson
Making children safer
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/15/2006


Steve Painter
Bill wants bus drivers' info public
Wichita Eagle, 2/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Laura Scott
Child-safety requirements needed for vehicles
Kansas City Star, 2/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Putting children first
Hutchinson News, 2/16/2006


Mario Sequeira
Board backs transit bill
Johnson County Sun, 2/16/2006


Staff and Wire Reports
Bill would change booster seat laws
Emporia Gazette, 2/16/2006


Patrick S. Kelley
A needed boost [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 2/16/2006


Mark McCormick
Bus seat belts can harm as much as help
Wichita Eagle, 2/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


Phil Anderson
Tragedy a reminder of need for child restraints
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/17/2006


Bob Weeks
Air subsidy picks winners and losers
Wichita Eagle, 2/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


Steve Painter
Senate overwhelmingly passes airport subsidies
Wichita Eagle, 2/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Green
Gas drops below $2, could go lower
Hutchinson News, 2/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Senate approves subsidies for lower airfares
Hutchinson News, 2/17/2006


Rachel Davis
KHP buckles down on violations
Garden City Telegram, 2/17/2006


John Hanna
Senate approves subsidies for fares
Junction City Daily Union, 2/17/2006


Diane Elliott
Child safety [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 2/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Traffic to be rerouted on I-70 near Hays after overpass damaged
Lawrence Journal World, 2/18/2006


Our view license check
Garden City Telegram, 2/18/2006


Sharon Montague
Tower's last hour
Salina Journal, 2/18/2006 [Newsbank article]


On air service support: One chamber down, one to go
Wichita Eagle, 2/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Working on the railroad?
Hutchinson News, 2/19/2006


Ric Anderson and Frederick L. Johnson
Street project to begin
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/19/2006


Tim Hrenchir
Bridge reaches council agenda
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/20/2006


Tim Hrenchir
Trains to lead council agenda
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/20/2006


Tim Hoover
New rules may join teens in driver's seat
Kansas City Star, 2/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
Multiyear Wanamaker projects begins
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/21/2006


School bus seat belts find a way [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/21/2006


Associated Press
Child safety bills advance
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/22/2006


Sarah Kessinger
Senate panel OKs booster seat bill
Salina Journal, 2/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Hrenchir
Overpass decision delayed
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/22/2006


Sarah Kessinger
Chairman buckles down on booster bill
Garden City Telegram, 2/22/2006


Sarah Kessinger
Getting a boost
Hutchinson News, 2/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Bills to name highways after Snyder, veterans advance in House
Lawrence Journal World, 2/23/2006


Tim Carpenter
Coach Bill Snyder highway House OKs renaming
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/23/2006


Bill to name 14 miles of highway for Coach Snyder
Hutchinson News, 2/23/2006


Bob Weeks
AirTran subsidy harmful [letter to the editor]
Hutchinson News, 2/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


John D. Montgomery
Bus safety [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 2/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
House advances bill taking driver's licenses away from deadbeat parents
Hutchinson News, 2/24/2006


John Hanna
Child safety bill's fate in Senate uncertain
Salina Journal, 2/24/2006


Brad Cooper
Now county won't feel isolated from I-70
Kansas City Star, 2/25/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chad Lawhorn
New turnpike interchange gets go-ahead
Lawrence Journal World, 2/25/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Air fare subsidy fare play
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/26/2006


Tim Hrenchir
Boulevard bridge won't close until Kansas Ave. lanes open
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/26/2006


Tim Hrenchir
Road projects top agenda
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/27/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chad Lawhorn
Projects await funding
Lawrence Journal World, 2/28/2006


Tim Hrenchir
Major bridge project OK'd
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/1/2006


Phyllis Jacobs Griekspoor
Aviation school plan coming
Wichita Eagle, 3/2/2006 [Newsbank article]


Ric Anderson
Senate strips bill to open driver records
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/3/2006


David Klepper
Kansas bill requiring car booster seats advances
Kansas City Star, 3/3/2006 [Newsbank article]


Stephanie Farley
Open house will give update on bypass
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 3/3/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chad Lawhorn
Local projects face post-hurricane spikes in construction costs
Lawrence Journal World, 3/6/2006


Associated Press
Economic benefits from GlobalFlyer still waiting to be realized in Salina
Lawrence Journal World, 3/6/2006


Leaving a child in a car is a judgment call
Wichita Eagle, 3/8/2006 [Newsbank article]


Ric Anderson
Highway plan set for approval
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/8/2006


Tim Hrenchir
Rail overpass gets go-ahead
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/8/2006


Molly McMillin
Tiahrt seeks answer on aviation fees
Wichita Eagle, 3/8/2006 [Newsbank article]


Brent D. Wistrom
Airfare subsidy wins fans
Wichita Eagle, 3/8/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Supporters say fares benefit entire state
Hutchinson News, 3/8/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Carpenter
House approval foreseen of Wichita airfare subsidy
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/8/2006


Amanda Allison
Drivers license changes would affect teens
Kansas City Star, 3/9/2006 [Newsbank article]


John D. Montgomery
Wasted bridge [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 3/9/2006


Tim Hrenchir
County addresses bridges
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/10/2006


Karen Mikols
Saving communications
Hays Daily News, 3/10/2006 [Newsbank article]



The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
David Stremming taking off
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/11/2006


Rhonda Holman
Aloft
Wichita Eagle, 3/13/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Vandenack
SW Kansas leaders mull grant for low airfares
Hutchinson News, 3/13/2006


Associated Press
Railway plans new hub near Gardner
Lawrence Journal World, 3/13/2006


James R. Hanni
Profitable program
Wichita Eagle, 3/13/2006 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Safety boost
Wichita Eagle, 3/14/2006


John Hanna
Bill strengthening booster seat law goes to Sebelius
Hutchinson News, 3/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
House approves booster seat bill
Lawrence Journal World, 3/14/2006


David Klepper and Jim Sullinger
Booster seat bill goes to governor
Kansas City Star, 3/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


John D. Montgomery
Low airfares [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 3/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Bill strengthening booster seat law goes to Sebelius
Hays Daily News, 3/14/2006


The Kansas City Star
Teenage drivers [opinion]
Leavenworth Times, 3/15/2006


Ryan D. Wilson
KDOT commits to river stabilization
Chanute Tribune, 3/18/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Green
Contractor offers estimates for K-61 fencing options
Hutchinson News, 3/18/2006 [Newsbank article]


Phyllis Jacobs Griekspoor
Gas prices jump, likely to stay high
Wichita Eagle, 3/18/2006 [Newsbank article]


Greg Hack
Filling up will leave pockets on empty
Kansas City Star, 3/18/2006


Ron Sylvester
KTA: 10 of 19 problem bridges on turnpike don't need work
Wichita Eagle, 3/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Hrenchir
Wanamaker plans top agenda
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/19/2006


Kevin Flaherty
Issues could come with U.S. 69 alignment
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 3/20/2006 [Newsbank article]


Benita Y. Williams
Pulled over in Kansas? Get ready to show your license, registration-and fingerprints
Kansas City Star, 3/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Stacie R. Sandall
KDOT gets award for work preserving historic Ellis County bridge
Hays Daily News, 3/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


Rachel Davis
Company will foot bridge bill
Hays Daily News, 3/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


Ric Anderson
Turnpike project's toll will be deadly, resident says
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/24/2006


Capital-Journal
House OKs bill on road safety
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/24/2006


Bridge-repair bill
Kansas City Star, 3/24/2006 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal
Roadsides contain perils
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/24/2006


Driving Snyder
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/24/2006


DUI devices
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/24/2006


Staff Reports
It's official Sebelius signs law naming part of K-177, Hwy. 24 for Snyder
Manhattan Mercury, 3/24/2006 [Newsbank article]


Brent D. Wistrom
House ready for final vote on airline subsidies
Wichita Eagle, 3/24/2006


Scott Rothschild
Lawrence officials join opposition to Tonganoxie turnpike interchange
Lawrence Journal World, 3/24/2006


Hal Lockard
Takeoff to Las Vegas a winner
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/25/2006


Brent D. Wistrom
House passes airfare subsidies
Wichita Eagle, 3/25/2006 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal
Biz notes KDOT assistant secretary retires
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/26/2006


Scott Rothschild
Driver's license pilot program at center of legislative debate
Lawrence Journal World, 3/27/2006


Chris Moon
Sebelius signs safety bill
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/28/2006


David Klepper and Jim Sullinger
Kansas booster seat bill gets governor's signature
Kansas City Star, 3/28/2006 [Newsbank article]


Eagle Staff
Sebelius signs bill requiring booster seats
Wichita Eagle, 3/28/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sarah Kessinger
Governor signs booster seat bill
Hutchinson News, 3/28/2006 [Newsbank article]


Our view safer travel
Garden City Telegram, 3/28/2006


John Hanna
Sebelius signs booster seat bill
Lawrence Journal World, 3/28/2006


Dave Stephens
More stations to offer e85 gas
Hutchinson News, 3/29/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chad Lawhorn
KDOT eager to complete trafficway
Lawrence Journal World, 3/30/2006


Eagle Staff
New law will change teen's driver's licenses
Wichita Eagle, 3/31/2006


Steve Vockrodt
State plans freeway in western Olathe
Olathe Daily News, 3/31/2006


John Richmeier
New law to require booster seats for children
Leavenworth Times, 4/1/2006


K-7 plan a bad idea
Olathe Daily News, 4/1/2006


Werner Anderson
Churlish remark [letter to the editor]
Lawrence Journal World, 4/2/2006


Stan Finger
More wear seat belts; fewer die
Wichita Eagle, 4/3/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Vandenack
Bypass could impact some homes
Hutchinson News, 4/4/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Hrenchir
Bridge needs more financing
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/5/2006


John Green
K-61 beautification group still working out plan details
Hutchinson News, 4/5/2006 [Newsbank article]


Eagle Staff
Governor signs law to push use of E85 fuel
Wichita Eagle, 4/6/2006 [Newsbank article]


News Item [cartoon]
Chanute Tribune, 4/6/2006


Rail records [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/6/2006


Katie Schatte
Booster seat law
Kansas City Star, 4/7/2006 [Newsbank article]


Joel Mathis
City to fix notorious bump in road
Lawrence Journal World, 4/8/2006


Tim Hrenchir
City seeks study to replace viaduct
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/10/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Topeka boulevard bridge no loss [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/10/2006


Lisa Scheller
Residents give input on I-70 changes
Lawrence Journal World, 4/11/2006


Tim Hrenchir
City to tackle bridge funding
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/11/2006


Tim Hrenchir
Council approves bridge budget
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/12/2006


Ric Anderson
State revives trafficway project
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/12/2006


Crowson's View [cartoon]
Wichita Eagle, 4/14/2006


Brad Cooper
Tolls are suggested for road expansion
Kansas City Star, 4/14/2006


Ric Anderson
Motorists revved about interchange
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/14/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Polk-Quincy viaduct pass the pork [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/14/2006


Phyllis Jacobs Griekspoor
EagleMed earns FAA nod
Wichita Eagle, 4/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Nicholas Jungman
Helicopter factory to open in Ellsworth
Wichita Eagle, 4/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


From Staff Reports
KDOT launches statewide underage drinking tip line
Hutchinson News, 4/15/2006 [Newsbank article]


Road of opportunity [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 4/16/2006


Karen Mikols
Bridge repairs will cost nearly $500,000
Hays Daily News, 4/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Green
K-61 project still on schedule, but funds could be 'on fumes'
Hutchinson News, 4/18/2006 [Newsbank article]


Florence Graves and Sara Kehaulani Goo
Safety of Boeing parts questioned
Hutchinson News, 4/18/2006 [Newsbank article]


Steve Painter
Sebelius signs airfare-subsidy bill
Wichita Eagle, 4/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Matt McNabb
Not out of the woods
Hutchinson News, 4/19/2006


Jessica Marshall
KDOT launches initiatives geared at protecting teens
Johnson County Sun, 4/20/2006


Jessica Tims
Give 'em a break [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 4/20/2006 [Newsbank article]


Dan Voorhis
AirTran traffic increases 50 percent in first quarter
Wichita Eagle, 4/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Mike Belt
Others besides drivers feel pain at pump
Lawrence Journal World, 4/21/2006


Emerson Lynn Jr
KDOT will seek area advice for next road program [opinion]
Iola Register, 4/21/2006


John Green
Officials work to meet FAA-mandated changes to Hutchinson airport
Hutchinson News, 4/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Hrenchir
Omaha builder submits low bid
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/22/2006


John Green
Slow but steady growth seen for airport
Hutchinson News, 4/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Roderick R. Dolsky
Pump solutions? [letter to the editor]
Wichita Eagle, 4/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Wayne Powers
Why not slow down to save gasoline? [letter to the editor]
Wichita Eagle, 4/22/2006 [Newsbank article]

Deb Gruver
Will gas cost more than $4 in June? Wanna bet?
Wichita Eagle, 4/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Interstate system marks 50 years
Wichita Eagle, 4/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Steve Vockrodt
City faces two suits
Olathe Daily News, 4/25/2006


Suits a waste of time, money [opinion]
Olathe Daily News, 4/25/2006


Michael Hooper
As prices soar, retailers aren't privy to profits
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/25/2006


You passed it; now fund it
Wichita Eagle, 4/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Our view tipped off [editorial]
Garden City Telegram, 4/27/2006


Improving traffic safety
Hutchinson News, 5/1/2006 [Newsbank article]


Ron Knox
Ban on drivers' use of phones weighed
Lawrence Journal World, 5/2/2006


Mike Belt
Highway 40 leads area in accidents
Lawrence Journal World, 5/2/2006


Mary Clarkin
Local residents like idea of carpool site
Hutchinson News, 5/2/2006 [Newsbank article]


Brad Cooper
Trucks and seatbelts
Kansas City Star, 5/3/2006


Carpooling saves gas
Hutchinson News, 5/3/2006 [Newsbank article]


Pay attention [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 5/3/2006


Bill would require headlights on in rain
Lawrence Journal World, 5/4/2006


Mary Clarkin
Proposed roundabout tops KDOT's wish list
Hutchinson News, 5/10/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chad Lawhorn
Letter outlines officials' opposition to SLT route
Lawrence Journal World, 5/13/2006


Clara Kilbourn
KDOT starts Adopt-A-Highway drive to recruit more volunteers
Hutchinson News, 5/13/2006 [Newsbank article]


Matt McNabb
Pair spread word about alternative fuels
Hutchinson News, 5/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Adopt all highways
Hutchinson News, 5/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Jordan Pruitt
Give highway patrol tasers
Hutchinson News, 5/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


John D. Montgomery
Granted [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 5/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Hurst Laviana
Ad blitz to target pickups
Wichita Eagle, 5/15/2006 [Newsbank article]


Rhonda Holman
Boost State's help on airfares will pay off
Wichita Eagle, 5/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Ric Anderson
'Surviror' winner urges Kansans to buckle up
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/16/2006


Scott Rothschild
State seat-belt campaigns target truck drivers
Lawrence Journal World, 5/16/2006


Scott Bershof
Land purchase would avoid legal action
Garden City Telegram, 5/16/2006


Philip Hartsfield
KDOT, law enforcement work for kids' safety
Hays Daily News, 5/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Want to keep on trucking? Buckle up
Wichita Eagle, 5/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chris Moon
Driving offense will be a felony
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/17/2006


Kathy Hanks
Gas prices yo-yo 10 cents in 48 hours
Hutchinson News, 5/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chad Lawhorn
City opposes 32nd street route
Lawrence Journal World, 5/17/2006


Don't pickup have seat belts? [opinion]
Manhattan Mercury, 5/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Hoover
Another tool for keeping children safe
Kansas City Star, 5/18/2006 [Newsbank article]


David Klepper
Kansas drivers: if your wipers need to be on, so do your headlights
Kansas City Star, 5/18/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kathy Hanks
12-day seat belt campaign starts Monday
Hutchinson News, 5/20/2006 [Newsbank article]


Robert Bockiewicz
Judge upholds license plate law
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/20/2006


Chad Lawhorn
Proposal would abandon trafficway
Lawrence Journal World, 5/20/2006


Mike Belt
Outgoing Baker president says 32nd Street route still makes sense
Lawrence Journal World, 5/20/2006


Howard G. O'Connor
Studies agree on 'wetlands' geology
Lawrence Journal World, 5/21/2006


Tim Vandenack
SW Kansas airports await news on grant
Hutchinson News, 5/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Rebuild K-61 highway
Hutchinson News, 5/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Jessica Tims
Click it or ticket [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


Stan Finger
Your blind spot can kill
Wichita Eagle, 5/24/2006 [Newsbank article]


News Staff
Motor carriers face fines
Hutchinson News, 5/24/2006 [Newsbank article]


State help for airfares a done deal
Wichita Eagle, 5/27/2006 [Newsbank article]


Ric Anderson and Hal Lockard
Debris can stall KDOT, traffic
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/31/2006


Molly McMillin
Boeing supplier hires Wichita Factory
Wichita Eagle, 5/31/2006 [Newsbank article]


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