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Economic Development

2007 Session - June through December

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 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, June through December, 2007.

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


Chad Lawhorn
Sixth and Wakarusa Wal-Mart to submit new plans for store
Lawrence Journal World, 6/2/2007

Tim Hrenchir
Blackburn explains residency proposal
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/3/2007

Jason Gertzen and Steve Kraske
Blair quits as Kansas bioscience chairman
Kansas City Star, 6/6/2007 [Newsbank article]

Mike Ekey and Finn Bullers
Research center plans are unveiled
Kansas City Star, 6/6/2007 [Newsbank article]
Mark Fagan
State honors business achievements
Lawrence Journal World, 6/6/2007
Steve Vockrodt
Campus for the future
Lawrence Journal World, 6/6/2007
Scott Rothschild
Bioscience authority chairman resigns
Lawrence Journal World, 6/6/2007
Michael Hooper
Chamber names CEO
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/7/2007
Barbara J. Isenberg
County likely won't hold a no-arena meeting
Wichita Eagle, 6/7/2007 [Newsbank article]
Chad Lawhorn
New Wal-Mart plans include native grass, recreational path
Lawrence Journal World, 6/7/2007
Ron Wilson
Now that's rural: Chuck Banks-Community Development Academy
Chanute Tribune, 6/7/2007 [Newsbank article]

Jim Sullinger and Tim Hoover
A 'B' on eminent domain
Kansas City Star, 6/8/2007 [Newsbank article]

Blair resignation a smart move [opinion]
Olathe Daily News, 6/8/2007

Jason Gertzen
Strategy turns to trust
Kansas City Star, 6/9/2007 [Newsbank article]

Jim Sullinger
State changes climate
Kansas City Star, 6/10/2007 [Newsbank article]
Mary Clarkin
County, Eaton in talks over land purchase
Hutchinson News, 6/14/2007 [Newsbank article]
Mike Hall
More rough riding
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/16/2007 [Newsbank article]
Dolph C. Simons, Jr
Political interests have shattered bioscience authority dream
Lawrence Journal World, 6/16/2007
Jason Gertzen
KU plans a beating heart of bioscience
Kansas City Star, 6/17/2007 [Newsbank article]
Scott Rochat
Emporia gets Hill's plant
Emporia Gazette, 6/20/2007 [Newsbank article]

Kaley Lyon
Kerr finds challenge in new role
Hays Daily News, 6/20/2007 [Newsbank article]

Michael Hooper
Hill's looks beyond Topeka
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/21/2007

Politics hurt bioscience authority [opinion]
Olathe Daily News, 6/22/2007

John Green
Find a new Reno Co. resident, make $100
Hutchinson News, 6/23/2007 [Newsbank article]

SEK cities share in more than $4.2 M in federal funds
Chanute Tribune, 6/23/2007 [Newsbank article]

Capital-Journal Editorial Board

Hill's pet nutrition tip of the hat [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/24/2007

Christina M. Woods
City team works to fight blight
Wichita Eagle, 6/24/2007
Claire Engelken
Developer: Apartments will be ready in August
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/27/2007

Sam Hananel
Committees hear Sebelius in D.C.
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/28/2007

Ashley Nietfeld
State recognition
Dodge City Daily Globe, 6/28/2007

Christopher Pyle
To the stars through a cool ad campaign
Hutchinson News, 6/29/2007

Mike Corn
County tops in state for pull factor
Hays Daily News, 6/29/2007 [Newsbank article]

Sam Hartle
STAR bonds critical for Sport World
Kansas City Kansan, 6/30/7-2/2007

Dan Voorhis
Owning their edge
Wichita Eagle, 7/1/2007 [Newsbank article]

Edie Hall
Kingman Co. officials seeking catchy slogan
Hutchinson News, 7/1/2007 [Newsbank article]
Mark Wiebe and David Klepper
Eminent domain cause for worry
Kansas City Star, 7/2/2007

Kasha Stoll
Big or small? Depends
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/4/2007

The Capital-Journal
Seneca, Coffeyville named Main Street cities
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/4/2007
Kathleen Sebelius
Rural parts need new approach
Iola Register, 7/10/2007

Jason Gertzen
Kansas bioscience authority pledges a tighter focus
Kansas City Star, 7/11/2007

Dayne Logan
Easton grant will update sewers, build new lagoon
Leavenworth Times, 7/11/2007

Holly Kramer
Gov. Sebelius visits county to tout bioscience
Johnson County Sun, 7/12/2007

Chad Lawhorn
Bioscience leader touts need for more research funding
Lawrence Journal World, 7/17/2007

Kathleen Sebelius
Cooperation key to economic success
Chanute Tribune, 7/18/2007 [Newsbank article]

Dan Voorhis
Harvey County rejoins economic-development group
Wichita Eagle, 7/20/2007 [Newsbank article]

Jack Weinstein
State OKs STAR bond district
Olathe Daily News, 7/25/2007
Jack Weinstein
Plan is next step for STAR bonds
Olathe Daily News, 7/26/2007
Associated Press
Greeley County gives away land for dairy farm
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/3/2007
Kristin Babcock
Kansas' future in bioscience
Olathe Daily News, 8/7/2007
Tim Unruh
Salina doesn't get $11 million manufacturing plant
Salina Journal, 8/17/2007 [Newsbank article]
Editorial Board
Location, location [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 8/20/2007 [Newsbank article]

Eric Swanson
Helping Kansas tourism
Dodge City Daily Globe, 8/24/2007

Scott Rothschild
Bioscience research awaits final preparations at KSU lab
Lawrence Journal World, 9/4/2007
Sam Hartle
Good news from the state for Tornado Tower project
Kansas City Kansan, 9/4/2007
Sam Hartle
City loses state support for tower
Kansas City Kansan, 9/12/2007

Mark Wiebe
Tornado project loses state funding
Kansas City Star, 9/13/2007

Associated Press
State declines to help with monument
Salina Journal, 9/14/2007
Special to the Daily Union
Commerce department to co-host small town, rural retailers' summit
Junction City Daily Union, 9/18/2007
Editorial Board
Bright future [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 9/19/2007 [Newsbank article]
Sarah Kessinger
Pilot project targets rural business growth
Hutchinson News, 9/19/2007 [Newsbank article]
Mark Vierthaler
The cost of progress
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/20/2007

Tom Bell
Affordale housing needed [editorial]
Salina Journal, 9/26/2007

Jim Sullinger
Expansion proposed in De Soto
Kansas City Star, 9/27/2007

Scott Rothschild
Lawmakers want more from eco-devo funds
Lawrence Journal World, 9/30/2007

Dion Lefler
Lt. Gov.: State needs focused growth
Wichita Eagle, 10/2/2007 [Newsbank article]



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