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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 ENVIRONMENT, 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

Andrew Nash
SEK recycling seeks county help
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 6/3/2009 [Newsbank article]

David Goldstein
Stimulus issue gets a response
Kansas City Star, 6/11/2009

Ray Segebrecht
Landfill restrictions OK'd
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/16/2009

Climate change bill [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 6/21/2009 [Newsbank article]

Antonia Felix
Keep it local
Emporia Gazette, 6/26/2009

Loren Stanton
Police vehicles shrink
Johnson County Sun, 7/1/2009

Antonia Felix
Kansas and the clean energy bill
Emporia Gazette, 7/10/2009

Associated Press
State gets $2M to cleanup petroleum leaks
Manhattan Mercury, 7/12/2009 [Newsbank article]

Randolph Heaster
Get cash for clunkers. . .
Kansas City Star, 7/15/2009

Mark Fagan
Program targets area air pollution
Lawrence Journal World, 7/17/2009

Mary Clarkin
Recovery funds may drive hybrid fleet
Hutchinson News, 7/19/2009 [Newsbank article]

Scott Canon
What about us? town asks
Kansas City Star, 7/30/2009

Roxana Hegeman
Kansas farmers weigh in on climate change policy
Dodge City Daily Globe, 7/31/2009

Mark Vierthaler
State rolling out gambling support in Dodge
Dodge City Daily Globe, 8/5/2009

Kathy Hanks
Casino bets on early finish
Hutchinson News, 8/5/2009 [Newsbank article]

Eric Swanson
New state programs unveiled in Dodge
Dodge City Daily Globe, 8/7/2009

Dion Lefler
EPA officials will visit polluted mine town
Wichita Eagle, 8/14/2009 [Newsbank article]

Ryan Christner
Herd paints state's rich scenery
Lawrence Journal World, 8/15/2009

John Green
Unearthing the threat
Hutchinson News, 8/16/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Casino forces unite
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/19/2009 [Newsbank article]

Mark Wiebe
Casino proposals advance
Kansas City Star, 8/20/2009 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
Kansas casino decision on hold
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/20/2009 [Newsbank article]

Roxana Hegeman
Polluted mining town seeks U.S. aid
Lawrence Journal World, 8/21/2009

Rick Dean
Rules for lead bring friction
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/24/2009

John Hanna
Casino developers join forces
Lawrence Journal World, 8/25/2009

John Hanna
Lottery chief: Ensign not in Kansas casino plan
Dodge City Daily Globe, 8/26/2009

Associated Press
Lottery: Ensign not in casino plan
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/26/2009

Dion Lefler
Treece residents to be tested for lead
Wichita Eagle, 9/1/2009

John Hanna
A roll of the dice
Iola Register, 9/1/2009

John Hanna
Sunflower State to be unlikely casino owners
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/2/2009

Dion Lefler
Contaminated town's residents are tested-higher lead levels for some in Treece
Wichita Eagle, 9/9/2009 [Newsbank article]

Dion Lefler
Most Treece residents get lead tests
Wichita Eagle, 9/10/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Hutchinson oks buyout
Iola Register, 9/17/2009

Stu Butcher
Titan containment system environmentally friendly
Chanute Tribune, 9/17/2009 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Conservation cocktail' stirs environmental interest
Lawrence Journal World, 9/21/2009

Staff Reports
EPA orders KDOT, business not to pollute creek
Lawrence Journal World, 10/3/2009

Legacy polluters [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 10/6/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Lead levels higher in residents of Kan. town
Hutchinson News, 10/10/2009

Shaun Hittle
Protesters decry coal use near Westar
Lawrence Journal World, 10/25/2009

Eric Swanson
Greensburg, Cessna announce collaboration on environmental issues
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/27/2009

Associated Press
KDHE debates pollution removal
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/27/2009

Melissa Smith
Residents voice concerns at Ash Grove hearing
Chanute Tribune, 12/5-6/2009

New rebate program rewards consumers for recycling old, energy hog appliances
Chanute Tribune, 12/11/2009 [Newsbank article]

Brandy Nance
Cooperative effort helps stop illegal dumping
Emporia Gazette, 12/12-13/2009

KDHE issues boil advisory for Canton
Salina Journal, 12/15/2009 [Newsbank article]

Janet Reid
Treece families preparing for town's final days
Winfield Daily Courier, 12/15/2009



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