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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 GAMING, June through December, 2009.

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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

Eric Swanson
Casino revenues won't support treatment for gambling addiction
Dodge City Daily Globe, 6/4/2009

Dodge casino [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 6/4/2009 [Newsbank article]

Mark Wiebe
New delay for casino decision
Kansas City Star, 6/6/2009

Carl Manning
Owner seeks more time to save dog tracks
Junction City Daily Union, 6/11/2009

Mark Wiebe
Two casino proposals endorsed
Kansas City Star, 6/12/2009

Brenna Hawley
A former gambler spreads the word on a Lawrence support group
Lawrence Journal World, 6/13/2009

Kevin Flaherty
Off to the races
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 6/14/2009 [Newsbank article]

Eric Swanson
Making accommodations
Dodge City Daily Globe, 6/15/2009

Eric Swanson
Ford County casino gets smoke break
Dodge City Daily Globe, 6/16/2009

David Klepper
Developers pitch casino plans to Kansas lottery officials
Kansas City Star, 6/18/2009 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
Casino group makes pitch
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/18/2009

Carl Manning
Kansas lottery considers high-priced casinos
Lawrence Journal World, 6/18/2009

Fred Mann
Casino developers may work together
Wichita Eagle, 6/18/2009 [Newsbank article]

Jeannine Koranda
Extension on casino deadline sought
Wichita Eagle, 6/26/2009 [Newsbank article]

Carl Manning
Kansas lottery delays decision on casino applicants
Dodge City Daily Globe, 6/26/2009

David Klepper
Casino decision is further delayed
Kansas City Star, 6/26/2009

Stephanie Farley
Officials: Dodge City casino development beneficial for area
Garden City Telegram, 6/27/2009

Ashley Anstaett
AG six takes position on illegal gambling
Junction City Daily Union, 6/27/2009

Associated Press
Smaller Kansas racetracks face uncertain future
Lawrence Journal World, 7/5/2009

Our View
Cashing in [editorial]
Garden City Telegram, 7/9/2009

David Klepper
The Woodlands gets more time to reopen
Kansas City Star, 7/9/2009 [Newsbank article]

Eric Swanson
Casino team sets up shop downtown
Dodge City Daily Globe, 7/14/2009

Sad irony for racetracks [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 7/18/2009 [Newsbank article]

Mark Verthaler
Boot Hill casino and resort management coming together
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/2/2009

Emerson Lynn, Jr
State-run casinos no big surprise: Kansas loves sin [opinion]
Iola Register, 9/2/2009

Bob Johnson
Slots common in Kansas before they were legal
Iola Register, 9/5/2009

John Hanna
Will casinos be a bad bet?
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/7/2009

Claire O'Brien
Boot Hill casino looks for dealers with personality
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/9/2009

John Hanna
Speedway, firm join forces to push casino
Lawrence Journal World, 9/11/2009

John Hanna
KC casino competitors plan to join forces at speedway
Wichita Eagle, 9/11/2009 [Newsbank article]

David Klepper and Dawn Bormann
Rivals unite for Wyco casino
Kansas City Star, 9/11/2009

John Hanna
Woodlands may drop plans to resume racing
Lawrence Journal World, 9/12/2009

David Klepper
The Woodlands owners to play one more hand
Kansas City Star, 9/12/2009 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Smoking in casinos targeted
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/14/2009

Kansas casinos should start out smoke-free [editorial]
Iola Register, 9/14/2009

John Hanna
Smoke-filled Kansas casinos an ADA issue?
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/14/2009

Dawn Bormann
New casino won't get 'rubber stamp'
Kansas City Star, 9/16/2009 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Group hoping to build casino faces questions
Hutchinson News, 9/16/2009 [Newsbank article]

Fred Mann
State board grills casino bidder
Wichita Eagle, 9/17/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Group behind casino seeks hotel deal
Hutchinson News, 9/18/2009 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Change in brand for casino an issue
Hutchinson News, 9/21/2009 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Kansas casino changing brand name
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/21/2009

Claire O'Brien
Casino countdown
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/3/2009

Kevin Collison
Star bond decision on hold
Kansas City Star, 10/10/2009 [Newsbank article]

Roxana Hegeman
Card game is illegal
Kansas City Star, 10/10/2009

Roxana Hegeman
Judge rules Kandu challenge card game is illegal gambling
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/10/2009

Eric Swanson
Official gives overview of commission's activities at Ford County casino
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/20/2009

John Hanna
Group submits plan for southeast Kansas casino
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/20/2009

Kathy Hanks
Kansas lottery takes chance on new raffle
Hutchinson News, 10/25/2009 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Developers of casino plan to open hotel
Hutchinson News, 10/27/2009 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Kansas board still worries casino plans lack hotels
Chanute Tribune, 10/27/2009 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Casino board hears proposals
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/27/2009

Expanded gambling play it safe [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/31/2009

Local lottery
Hutchinson News, 11/1/2009 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Kansas casino board would like better hand
Hutchinson News, 11/2/2009 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Board would like better hand
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/2/2009

Eric Swanson
Casino and city to share sign at new complex
Dodge City Daily Globe, 11/18/2009

Associated Press
Higher casino revenue predicted
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/28/2009

Associated Press
Kansas lottery: No tickets for kids
Emporia Gazette, 11/30/2009

Fred Mann
State board holds casino meetings
Wichita Eagle, 12/1/2009

Fred Mann
Sumner Co. casino wants time
Wichita Eagle, 12/2/2009

Associated Press
Board oks plan for Kansas City casino
Junction City Daily Union, 12/2/2009

Gambling addiction troubling sign [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/3/2009

Associated Press
Proposed casino put on hold
Garden City Telegram, 12/3/2009

Fred Mann
Plans for casinos face maze of challenges
Wichita Eagle, 12/6/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Casino test comes up aces
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/12/2009

The Daily Globe Staff
Doubling down
Dodge City Daily Globe, 12/12/2009

Associated Press
Boot Hill Casino placing its bet in a bid to open doors next week
Hutchinson News, 12/12/2009

The Daily Globe Staff
Governor, dignitaries set DC visit
Dodge City Daily Globe, 12/14/2009

Ken Stephens
Dodge casino set to open today
Hutchinson News, 12/15/2009 [Newsbank article]

The Globe Staff
Casino opens today
Dodge City Daily Globe, 12/15/2009

Associated Press
This Boot Hill offers poker tables
Kansas City Star, 12/16/2009

John Hanna
State betting on casino for revenue
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/16/2009



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