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Armed Forces

June through December 2008
Newspaper Clippings Index

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 ARMED FORCES, June through December, 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

June through December, 2008

Associated Press
State officials defend the safety of proposed NBAF site
Manhattan Mercury, 6/6/2008

Les Blumenthal
Victory for Boeing
Wichita Eagle, 6/19/2008 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
Boeing's protest has wings
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/19/2008

Mark Fagan
Federal report: Manhattan still in running for Bio-and Agro-Defense Facility
Lawrence Journal World, 6/20/2008

Jason Gertzen
Kansas' bid for National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility on track
Kansas City Star, 6/20/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Siebenmark
Congressmen say tanker will go to Boeing; experts unsure
Wichita Eagle, 6/21/2008 [Newsbank article]

Dion Lefler
Sebelius ceremoniously signs military-custody law
Wichita Eagle, 6/24/2008 [Newsbank article]

James Carlson
Fort Riley may get hospital
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/28/2008

Boeing deserves second chance [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 7/10/2008 [Newsbank article]

Air Force Tanker bring it home [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/11/2008

The Capital-Journal
Lotto to help fund Guard museum
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/11/2008

Angela Deines
Guard's 69th gets new commander
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/12/2008

From Staff and Wire Reports
Guard to help fight wildfires
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/13/2008

Scott Rothschild
Slattery pins Boeing blame on Roberts
Lawrence Journal World, 7/14/2008

Mike Belt
Equipment shortage persists for Kansas National Guard
Lawrence Journal World, 7/14/2008

Diane Gasper-O'Brien
388th returns to open arms
Hays Daily News, 8/5/2008

John Vratil
Boeing bid important to all of Kansas
Johnson County Sun, 8/13/2008

John Milburn
Ft. Leavenworth to replace church; Sebelius backs National Guard
Wichita Eagle, 8/19/2008 [Newsbank article]

John Milburn
Army, Fort Riley community leaders to sign pact
Hutchinson News, 8/20/2008 [Newsbank article]

Will Klusener
The Army community
Manhattan Mercury, 8/20/2008 [Newsbank article]

Mark Parkinson
Supporting our own
Leavenworth Times, 8/22/2008

Our View
Unwavering support [editorial]
Junction City Daily Union, 8/24/2008

Staff Reports
Guard unit to showcase its wares
Manhattan Mercury, 8/28/2008 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Kansas National Guard leader retires after 30 years
Wichita Eagle, 8/30/2008 [Newsbank article]

Phil Anderson
Guard units going south
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/2/2008 [Newsbank article]

Beccy Tanner
Kansas Guard units head to Louisiana
Wichita Eagle, 9/3/2008 [Newsbank article]

John Milburn
Last soldiers leave to help after Gustav
Hutchinson News, 9/4/2008 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Kansas Guardsmen help Gustav Victims
Wichita Eagle, 9/7/2008 [Newsbank article]

John Milburn
Kansas Guard assists in Gustav recovery
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/7/2008

Tim Carpenter
Hurricane Gustav relief equipped, partially
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/10/2008

Tim Carpenter
Guard weighs tanker delay
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/11/2008 [Newsbank article]

John Milburn
Kansas Air National Guard weather worries ground helicopters
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/12/2008

Roxana Hegeman
Strikers welcome tanker delay
Lawrence Journal World, 9/11/2008

John Milburn
Veterans audit raises concerns
Lawrence Journal World, 8/27/2008

John Milburn
Kansas legislators grill veterans agency
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/27/2008

Sarah Nightingale
Boyda: Time to redeploy
Manhattan Mercury, 9/14/2008 [Newsbank article]

Phil Anderson
Medical unit on standby for Texas
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/15/2008 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Ceremony in Topeka honors Buffalo soldiers
Wichita Eagle, 9/18/2008

Associated Press
Senator's voting site settled
Kansas City Star, 9/18/2008

John Hanna
Buffalo Soldiers honored in Kansas
Kansas City Star, 9/18/2008

John Milburn
Guard, PSU open joint facility
Salina Journal, 9/25/2008

Staff and Wire Reports
Spending bill benefits region
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/28/2008

Associated Press
Kan. adjutant general heads national groups
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/1/2008

Associated Press
Parkinson to head governor's military council
Manhattan Mercury, 10/2/2008

John Milburn
Kansas adjutant general shuffles staff
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/16/2008

John Milburn
States, military seek more voter participation
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 10/23/2008

Tod Bunting
Partnership holds potential
Garden City Telegram, 10/25/2008

Associated Press
Sebelius appoints new veterans officials
Wichita Eagle, 11/4/2008

Carl Manning
Senate leader: Lawmakers may review gambling law
Lawrence Journal World, 11/8/2008

Kathleen Sebelius
Veterans day every day
Hays Daily News, 11/11/2008 [Newsbank article]

Mike Heronemus
Lt. Gov. Parkinson speaks at MAC
Junction City Daily Union, 11/20/2008

John Milburn
Kansas Adjutant General will add land at Salina training center
Wichita Eagle, 11/25/2008 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Base to be used as training facility
Manhattan Mercury, 11/25/2008

James Carlson
Keeping Gitmo at bay
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/5/2008

John Richmeier
Leavenworth program first for VA system
Leavenworth Times, 12/27/2008