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2008 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, January through May, 2008.

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 AGING, Jan.-Jun., 2008

Tax check-off supports Meals on Wheels
Chanute Tribune, 1/11/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jim Sullinger
Bill would aid senior homeowners
Kansas City Star, 1/31/2008

Mike Belt
Senior Services looking to grow
Lawrence Journal World, 1/31/2008

Ryan Grace
Proposed nursing home bed tax would be bad policy for Kansas [letters to the editor]
Manhattan Mercury, 2/14/2008 [Newsbank article]

Andi Atwater
Golden years seniors want amenity-rich residences
Wichita Eagle, 2/14/2008 [Newsbank article]

Charlene Scott
Medicalodges Kinsley receives 'zero deficiency' rating in state survey
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/20/2008

Paul Wenske
Don't let medicare advantage take advantage of you
Kansas City Star, 3/2/2008

Edie Hall
Tax freeze for seniors a concern
Hutchinson News, 3/8/2008 [Newsbank article]

Barbara Hollingsworth
Client numbers on rise
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/24/2008 [Newsbank article]

J-W Staff and Wire Reports
Nursing homes loosen restraints
Lawrence Journal World, 3/27/2008

Mark Fagan
Assisted living facility fined for neglect
Lawrence Journal World, 4/2/2008

Chris Green
Bill to defer tax for seniors finds support
Hutchinson News, 4/2/2008 [Newsbank article]

Chris Green
House OKs property tax deferral for seniors
Hutchinson News, 4/3/2008 [Newsbank article]

Erin Castaneda
Agency on aging prepares for benefit
Lawrence Journal World, 4/24/2008

Ashley Anstaett
Attorney General targets elder, financial abuse
Junction City Daily Union, 5/16/2008

Steve Six
Kansas senior citizens need more protection
Wichita Eagle, 5/21/2008 [Newsbank article]

Kathy Hanks
Elderly women wary, cautious
Hutchinson News, 5/22/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jon Ruhlen
Homicide puts nursing homes on guard
Hutchinson News, 5/22/2008 [Newsbank article]

Deb Gruver
Case calls attention to abuse of elderly
Wichita Eagle, 5/25/2008

AG outlines plans to target elder abuse
Metro News, 5/16/2008