Clippings Home
Ask a Librarian
Legislative Information
Contact Us
  Home  :  Government  :  Legislative Information  :  Kansas Newspaper Clippings

Economic Development

June through December 2009
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, 2009.

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 2009

Randolph Heaster
Hardship and hope mix as GM enters bankruptcy
Kansas City Star, 6/1/2009 [Newsbank article]

Jason Gertzen
Kansas and adm become partners in plant projects
Kansas City Star, 6/2/2009

Diversity model [editorial]
Garden City Telegram, 6/2/2009

Stephanie Farley
City looking for developers
Garden City Telegram, 6/3/2009

Karlan building project in doubt
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/8/2009

Jonathan Williams
Budget battles produce long-lasting ripples
Hays Daily News, 6/11/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Roberts knocks stimulus plan
Garden City Telegram, 6/11/2009

David Twiddy
Biden praises economic recovery project in Kansas
Dodge City Daily Globe, 6/12/2009

Brad Cooper
Biden visits KC to tout stimulus projects
Wichita Eagle, 6/12/2009 [Newsbank article]

Stu Butcher
Ash Grove KDOC award winner
Chanute Tribune, 3/13-14/2009 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Experts debate pace of economic recovery
Lawrence Journal World, 6/15/2009

Ryan Christner
Rural development recognizes partners
Hays Daily News, 6/18/2009 [Newsbank article]

Joe Monaco
Kansas named among top 10 pro-business states
Junction City Daily Union, 6/25/2009

David Clouston
Visitors continue to trek to Salina
Salina Journal, 7/14/2009 [Newsbank article]

Economic development growth area [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/17/2009

Foss Farrar
Ark City can take advantage of historical district funds
Winfield Daily Courier, 7/17/2009

Jan Biles
Stimulus taking shape locally
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/19/2009 [Newsbank article]

Mark Fagan
Bioscience investments paying off nicely
Lawrence Journal World, 7/21/2009

Loren Stanton
Are we growing ... or not?
Johnson County Sun, 7/22/2009

Special to The Daily Union
KBA commits $75.5M to researchers, businesses
Junction City Daily Union, 7/24/2009

Special to The Daily Union
Kansas now ranks 9th in nation for biotechnology strength
Junction City Daily Union, 7/25-27/2009

Associated Press
Kan., Okla. promote heartland
Lawrence Journal World, 7/26/2009

George Diepenbrock
Kansas' diverse economy touted
Lawrence Journal World, 7/28/2009

The far-cation [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 7/28/2009 [Newsbank article]

Kevin Wright
KBA building billed as bridge to success
Olathe Daily News, 7/29/2009

Special to The Hays Daily News
Area communities receive block grants for improvements
Hays Daily News, 7/30/2009 [Newsbank article]

Harold Campbell
Chanute, Galesburg receive CDBG
Chanute Tribune, 7/31/2009 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Project billed as first done under housing program
Dodge City Daily Globe, 7/31/2009

Christine Metz
Stimulus money going elsewhere
Lawrence Journal World, 8/1/2009

Patrick Lowry
Pro-business legislators [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 8/2/2009 [Newsbank article]

Stephanie Farley
Business reps talks about economy
Garden City Telegram, 8/4/2009

Edie Ross
Siemens still a go, in spite of delays
Hutchinson News, 8/4/2009 [Newsbank article]

Harold Alford
$6.25M available in rural economic development grants
Junction City Daily Union, 8/6/2009

Christine Metz
Investment aimed at biotech company
Lawrence Journal World, 8/7/2009

Stephanie Farley
Funding, openness issues raised at FCEDC meeting
Garden City Telegram, 8/7/2009

Special to The Daily Union
KBA invests $1.7M in Ventria, others
Junction City Daily Union, 8/18/2009

The Wichita Eagle
Kansas groups to help bioscience startups
Kansas City Star, 8/19/2009

Special to The Hays Daily News
Tax credits awarded to area groups
Hays Daily News, 9/6/2009 [Newsbank article]

Unemployment brighter future [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/10/2009

Mary Clarkin
A fair beginning for Siemens
Hutchinson News, 9/18/2009

Bob Johnson
Iola wins $219,000 grant
Iola Register, 9/19/2009

Mark Davis
Kansas gets an 'A'
Kansas City Star, 9/22/2009

Emerson Lynn, Jr
Kansas gets an 'A' for housing prices
Iola Register, 9/23/2009

Bob Sigman
Stars align for museum
Johnson County Sun, 9/23/2009

Tioga Hotel awarded $15,000 in KDOC funding
Chanute Tribune, 9/23/2009 [Newsbank article]

Our View
Trade power
Garden City Telegram, 9/29/2009

Russ Morgan
Bioscience authority could help strengthen Emporia's economy
Emporia Gazette, 9/30/2009

Randolph Heaster
KU is building biotech center
Kansas City Star, 10/5/2009 [Newsbank article]

Christine Metz
Bioscience authority invests $50 million
Lawrence Journal World, 10/9/2009

Kevin Collison
$66 million in tax breaks OK'd for area project
Kansas City Star, 10/9/2009

David Klepper
Decision sought on soccer stadium
Kansas City Star, 10/14/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Legislator 'concerned' over efforts for stadium
Lawrence Journal World, 10/14/2009

Loren Stanton
State OKs incentive for Prairiefire
Johnson County Sun, 10/14/2009

Associated Press
Eight-state Cyber Consortium gets $2.7 million grant
Manhattan Mercury, 10/15/2009

Kevin Collison
Plan gets star bond approval
Kansas City Star, 10/16/2009 [Newsbank article]

Dave Seaton
Trend of fewer sheriff's sales continues in October
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/20/2009

Mark Fagan
City readies for new growth
Lawrence Journal World, 10/23/2009

Associated Press
Benefits from stimulus at issue
Iola Register, 10/26/2009

Enerson Lynn, Jr
Entrepreneurs create new jobs, should be coddled [editorial]
Iola Register, 10/26/2009

Mike Corn
WaKeeney firm gets grant to train workers
Hays Daily News, 10/28/2009

Shajia Ahmad
FCEDC working on possible new biomass plant
Garden City Telegram, 10/28/2009

David Klepper and Kevin Collison
Governor defends Wizards offer
Kansas City Star, 10/29/2009

Holding the line [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 10/30/2009

Associated Press
Officials to tout arthropod lab's siting
Manhattan Mercury, 11/1/2009

Mark Davis
Regional economy sees hope
Kansas City Star, 11/3/2009

Martin Hawver
Economic development makes for curious offers
Junction City Daily Union, 11/3/2009

David Twiddy
Brownback formally announces arthropod lab
Lawrence Journal World, 11/3/2009

Associated Press
State officials back Boeing
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/4/2009

Chuck Kurtz
Triangle taking shape
Johnson County Sun, 11/4/2009

Emerson Lynn, Jr
Kansas prospects in health sciences keep brightening [editorial]
Iola Register, 11/4/2009

James Carlson
Buffett busy BNSF
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/4/2009

Mark Davis and Randolph Heaster
Buffett makes $34 billion bet
Kansas City Star, 11/4/2009 [Newsbank article]

Chad Lawhorn
Officials consider $2.9M debt to keep company
Lawrence Journal World, 11/6/2009

Burlington Northern Santa Fe bright future
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/8/2009

Staff Reports
Bioscience authority hands out grants
Manhattan Mercury, 11/10/2009 [Newsbank article]

Christine Metz
Bioscience authority puts its money on KU
Lawrence Journal World, 11/10/2009

Christine Metz
KBA approves $10.6M bid for new facility
Lawrence Journal World, 11/11/2009

The Capital-Journal
Grants awarded to WU, WU tech
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/14/2009

Let's focus on job creation
Manhattan Mercury, 11/15/2009 [Newsbank article]

Mary Clarkin
Siemens project has Ky. contractors
Hutchinson News, 11/19/2009 [Newsbank article]

Special to The Daily Union
Military adds $8B a year to economy
Junction City Daily Union, 12/2/2009

Edie Ross
Arrival of Siemens impacting community
Hutchinson News, 12/8/2009 [Newsbank article]

Kevin Collison
Kansas adjusts offer aimed at spurring Cerner, Wizards project
Kansas City Star, 12/9/2009 [Newsbank article]

Kevin Collison
JP Morgan site pick frustrates KC leaders
Kansas City Star, 12/16/2009



Legislative Reference Section
300 SW 10th, Capitol Building, Room 169-W
Topeka, KS 66612

Kim Harp
Legislative Reference Librarian
Email: kim.harp@library.ks.gov

Cindy Roupe
Director of Public Services
Email: cindy.roupe@library.ks.gov

Got a question about Kansas?