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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 WEATHER, 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

From Staff and Wire Reports
Terrible night two people killed as tornadoes hit Kansas communities
Emporia Gazette, 6/12/2008 [Newsbank article]

From Staff and Wire Reports
Manhattan, Chapman suffer tornado damage
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/12/2008

Jason Roberts
Sebelius visits destruction in Chapman, Manhattan
Junction City Daily Union, 6/13/2008

David Klepper
Tornado-ravaged Chapman, Kan., rallies with fortitude and friends
Kansas City Star, 6/13/2008 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Chapman continues to rebuild after tornado
Manhattan Mercury, 7/9/2008

Mike Corn
Bush says aid coming to NW Kansas
Hays Daily News, 7/10/2008 [Newsbank article]

Special To The Times
Funding granted to co-ops
Leavenworth Times, 7/10/2008

Jan Biles
Tornado towns ok'd for aid
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/10/2008

Associated Press
Guard leader grades FEMA
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/18/2008

Sarah Kessinger
Utilities balk at ice-storm damage stats
Hutchinson News, 7/22/2008 [Newsbank article]

Local governments must apply soon for federal disaster aid
Winfield Daily Courier, 8/2/2008

Special to The Daily Union
Moran sponsors legislation to help storm-recovery
Junction City Daily Union, 8/15/2008

Alexander Parker
District hopes in-house assessment of school tornado shelters can meet FEMA standards
Lawrence Journal World, 8/28/2008

Jim Suber
K-State celebrates its total comeback from the June 11 tornado
Manhattan Mercury, 9/7/2008

Meeting to explain flood tax break
Chanute Tribune, 9/19/2008

Harold Campbell
Summer 2007 flood will not impact new flood plain maps
Chanute Tribune, 9/24/2008

The Capital-Journal
State granted $33.6M in federal assistance
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/28/2008

Sebelius signs state disaster declaration
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/2/2008

Lindsey Slater
Eudora grant to fund school's safe room
Lawrence Journal World, 10/3/2008

Bobbi Mlynar
State, Fema teams assessing damage from September storms
Emporia Gazette, 10/18-19/2008

John Green
SRS workers find inspiration in storm victims
Hutchinson News, 10/20/2008 [Newsbank article]

Two Kansas counties eligible for SBA loans due to September storms
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/29/2008

The Hays Daily News
Governor requests federal assistance for storm damage
Hays Daily News, 10/23/2008

Governor Sebelius requests federal assistance for Sept. storm damage
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/25/2008

Kathy Hanks
Anti-hail project's fate now in voters' hands
Hutchinson News, 10/25/2008 [Newsbank article]

Tribune Staff
Friday deadline for flood tax break
Chanute Tribune, 11/26/2008 [Newsbank article]

Tim Hrenchir
Ice storm revisited
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/10/2008

David Clouston
Utilities, FEMA make progress
Salina Journal, 12/13/2008 [Newsbank article]

Tim Unruh
Chapman needs more to rebuild school
Salina Journal, 12/18/2008 [Newsbank article]