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Economic Development

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 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, 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

Derek Schmidt
Kansas: A friend to business
Iola Register, 6/9/2008

Business registration varies, based on structure, location
Kansas City Star, 7/1/2008 [Newsbank article]

Special to The Hays Daily News
Area organizations receive tax credits to help raise money
Hays Daily News, 7/7/2008

Richard Luken
Housing grant funds OK'd
Iola Register, 7/8/2008

Chanute's disaster funding $25,000
Chanute Tribune, 7/8/2008 [Newsbank article]

Emily Behlmann
Former chamber leader starts new job
Garden City Telegram, 7/8/2008

Joe Monaco
Kansas department of commerce awards funding for tourism projects
Winfield Daily Courier, 7/9/2008

Foundation receives KDC tax credits
Winfield Daily Courier, 7/9/2008

Tom Bell
The good and not so good [editorial]
Salina Journal, 7/10/2008

Mike Belt
County agrees to support bioscience project
Lawrence Journal World, 7/10/2008

J-W Staff Reports
Sebelius, Hemenway to attend air show
Lawrence Journal World, 7/11/2008

Kathleen Sebelius
Kansas has a worldwide presence
Iola Register, 7/16/2008

Mark Fagan
KU technology heading to market
Lawrence Journal World, 7/16/2008

Phyllis Jacobs Griekspoor
Ventria gets $4 million grant
Wichita Eagle, 7/17/2008 [Newsbank article]

Patrick Lowry
Futile study [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 7/18/2008 [Newsbank article]

Mark Fagan
Investors buy into KU success
Lawrence Journal World, 7/20/2008

Special to The Daily Union
Bioscience authority to receive $4.85M boost
Junction City Daily Union, 7/20/2008

Jack Weinstein
Kansas bioscience industry remains healthy
Olathe Daily News, 7/23/2008

Michael Strand
Cheaper housing needed
Salina Journal, 7/24/2008

Brandy Nance
Grants to area towns encourage use of recycled automobile tires
Emporia Gazette, 7/25/2008

Health center and city receive health grants
Emporia Gazette, 7/25/2008

James Carlson
Governor: Kansas aviation strong
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/26/2008

Associatd Press
Sebelius: Aviation still strong in state
Wichita Eagle, 7/26/2008 [Newsbank article]

Special To The Times
Kansas breaks into top 10 states in biotech strength
Junction City Daily Union, 7/27/2008

Business taking flight
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/30/2008

Mark Scott
City unanimously for GE Aviation
Manhattan Mercury, 8/6/2008 [Newsbank article]

Andrew Nash
Pittsburg business wins state housing award
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 8/7/2008 [Newsbank article]

Chad Lawhorn
Wakarusa Fest may not play on
Lawrence Journal World, 8/10/2008

Mark Fagan
Tech center eager to grow
Lawrence Journal World, 8/10/2008

Jason Gertzen
A backbone for biotech
Kansas City Star, 8/12/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jason Gertzen
Bright future is seen in Kansas biosciences
Kansas City Star, 8/12/2008

Patrick Lowry
Simply Kansas [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 8/12/2008 [Newsbank article]

Chuck Kurtz
Odd couple
Johnson County Sun, 8/13/2008

Rick Peterson
Kansas speedway wants to expand
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/14/2008

Rick Alm
Hint of another Nascar race
Kansas City Star, 8/14/2008

Mike Belt
Research park at former sunflower site long way off
Lawrence Journal World, 8/16/2008

Jana Taylor
Governor's office cites business pluses of Kansas
Iola Register, 8/16/2008

Jason Gertzen
Innovations rely on pending grants
Kansas City Star, 8/19/2008

Associated Press
Kansas taking part in aircraft design contest
Salina Journal, 8/24/2008

Harold Campbell
SEK housing crisis discussed at Boyda's conference in Humboldt
Chanute Tribune, 8/26/2008 [Newsbank article]

David Klepper
How much bang for the buck?
Kansas City Star, 8/27/2008

James Carlson
Effect of incentives uncertain
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/28/2008

Molly McMillin
Spirit to build jet fuselage here
Wichita Eagle, 8/28/2008 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Effect of economic spending in doubt
Lawrence Journal World, 9/4/2008

John Milburn
Sebelius announces rural development plan
Hutchinson News, 9/5/2008 [Newsbank article]

No place like home [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 9/6/2008

Jason Gertzen
Wichita conference plays matchmaker
Kansas City Star, 9/9/2008 [Newsbank article]

George Diepenbrock
KU may get $6M bioscience lift
Lawrence Journal World, 9/11/2008

The economy keep guard up [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/12/2008

Talk Back
Safe with Biden
Johnson County Sun, 9/10/2008

Mary Birch
Triangle will bring research, education, jobs
Johnson County Sun, 9/10/2008

Economic benefits [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 9/15/2008

Katrina Segers
Magazine puts Kansas on Bioscience Top 10 list
Johnson County Sun, 9/17/2008

Bill Wilson
Convicts' proximity vexes arena developers
Wichita Eagle, 9/21/2008 [Newsbank article]

Foreclosures still on a steady climb
Kansas City Star, 9/21/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jason Gertzen
Research funding proposed
Kansas City Star, 9/23/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Siebenmark
Bioscience group plans to fund projects here
Wichita Eagle, 9/25/2008 [Newsbank article]

Deb Gruver
County OKs funds for AirTran, Frontier
Wichita Eagle, 9/25/2008 [Newsbank article]

Phillip Brownlee
Relocate? Work release center difficult to move
Wichita Eagle, 9/26/2008

Rick Alm
Tourism center is still a dream
Kansas City Star, 9/30/2008 [Newsbank article]

Dolph C. Simons Jr
Deciphera-Lilly deal is a big opportunity for Lawrence
Lawrence Journal World, 10/4/2008

Mark Fagan
Deciphera teams with Eli Lilly in cancer battle
Lawrence Journal World, 10/4/2008

Jane Brophy
Chamber pushes for eco-deveo
Chanute Tribune, 10/4-5/2008

Jason Gertzen
A two-level investment
Kansas City Star, 10/7/2008 [Newsbank article]

Running own business proves challenging, but also rewarding
Garden City Telegram, 10/11/2008

Jason Gertzen
Lawrence startup finds support
Kansas City Star, 10/14/2008

Lincoln school area [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 10/16/2008 [Newsbank article]

Staff Reports
Study to explore area travel needs
Lawrence Journal World, 10/18/2008

Jason Gertzen
Biotech braces for big squeeze
Kansas City Star, 10/21/2008 [Newsbank article]

Roy Graber
Trimmer named to newly-formed rural policy commission
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/22/2008

Edie Ross
District's efforts honored
Hutchinson News, 10/28/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jason Gertzen
Tech investors slow the flow
Kansas City Star, 10/28/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Siebenmark
Composites lead the way
Wichita Eagle, 10/30/2008 [Newsbank article]

Carrie Rengers
Lots sold for Marriott in Maize
Wichita Eagle, 11/2/2008 [Newsbank article]

Chuck Kurtz
When will the triangle take shape?
Johnson County Sun, 11/12/2008

Chris Green
Leaders want better eco-devo incentives
Hutchinson News, 11/18/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jason Gertzen
Move aims to aid drug making
Kansas City Star, 11/21/2008

Mark Davis
Economic index finds drop in Missouri and Kansas
Kansas City Star, 12/2/2008

Emerson Lynn, Jr
Sebelius should try seriously for stimulus grants [opinion]
Iola Register, 12/3/2008

Tim Linn
Area leader emphasizes Kansas' future
Leavenworth Times, 12/6/2008

Emerson Lynn, Jr
Sebelius can get Kansas a slice of stimulus pie [editorial]
Iola Register, 12/8/2008

Karen Stanton
Us? A mecca?
Johnson County Sun, 12/10/2008

Tim Carpenter
Sebelius urges help for autos
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/13/2008

Dennis McKinney and Jim Ward
Automaker bailout vital
Hutchinson News, 12/15/2008 [Newsbank article]

Kevin Collison
Distribution center will employ 200
Kansas City Star, 12/16/2008 [Newsbank article]

David Clouston
Sebelius to visit Vortex
Salina Journal, 12/16/2008 [Newsbank article]

Chinese visit
Junction City Daily Union, 12/16/2008