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2009 Session - January through May

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 WATER RESOURCES, January through May, 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

January through May, 2009

State honors local water district
Winfield Daily Courier, 1/5/2009

Special To The Times
KACD takes stand against consolidation
Leavenworth Times, 1/7/2009

Monica Springer
Deerfield public water system earns state award
Garden City Telegram, 1/7/2009

James Carlson
City's red water fix awash in controversy
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/10/2009

Rusty pipes a bad flush [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/14/2009

James Carlson
Deer creek's issues remain
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/19/2009

Scott Rothschild
Sedimentation threatens sources of drinking water, flood control
Lawrence Journal World, 1/27/2009

Scott Rothschild
Court: Water case may not be ripe for review
Lawrence Journal World, 1/28/2009

Mike Corn
Budget crunch might delay Webster water deal
Hays Daily News, 2/13/2009

John Schlageck
Property owners may experience 'Troubled Waters'
Junction City Daily Union, 2/17/2009

John Schlageck
Troubled waters
Winfield Daily Courier, 2/19/2009

Duane Schrag
State may buy into Wilson Lake
Salina Journal, 2/23/2009

Amy Bickel
Doubts ripple over lake plan
Hutchinson News, 2/24/2009 [Newsbank article]

Water priorities [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 2/26/2009 [Newsbank article]

Mike Corn
Water meeting draws crowd, questions
Hays Daily News, 2/26/2009 [Newsbank article]

Chad Lawhorn
City to pay at least $1M for needed dam repair
Lawrence Journal World, 3/4/2009

Dried out [editorial]
Garden City Telegram, 3/9/2009

Patrick Lowry
Kansas vs. Colorado [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 3/10/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Kansas: Neb. owes millions for water
Wichita Eagle, 3/13/2009 [Newsbank article]

Mark Fagan
Wetlands projects taking shape near Wakarusa River
Salina Journal, 3/30/2009

Chris Green
House rejects limits for water control
Hutchinson News, 3/25/2009 [Newsbank article]

Chris Green
House votes down bill that would limit water control areas
Garden City Telegram, 3/25/2009

John Green
Microorganisms an option for groundwater cleanup
Hutchinson News, 3/29/2009 [Newsbank article]

Kevin Flaherty
Pittsburg nets $1.74 million from stimulus
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 4/7/2009

The Hays Daily News
Stimulus money to help pay for water improvements in 6 towns
Hays Daily News, 4/22/2009 [Newsbank article]

Russ Morgan
City gets stimulus money
Emporia Gazette, 4/23/2009 [Newsbank article]

Duane West
Stop this nonsense from FEMA
Garden City Telegram, 4/25/2009

Monica Springer
Lakin approved for water stimulus funds
Garden City Telegram, 4/28/2009

Greg Doering
Stimulus funds will be used for facelift at Milford Lake
Junction City Daily Union, 4/29/2009

Jessica Marshall
Grand opening for Lenexa park lake is Saturday
Johnson County Sun, 4/29/2009

Stan Finger
Counties prepare for more rain
Wichita Eagle, 5/1/2009 [Newsbank article]

Tribune Staff
Boil water advisory issued for city of Buffalo, rural water districts
Chanute Tribune, 5/1/2009 [Newsbank article]

Foss Farrar
Ark City hopes stimulus will fund water lines
Winfield Daily Courier, 5/5/2009

Deb Gruver
Vote muddies river plan
Wichita Eagle, 5/7/2009 [Newsbank article]

Another boil water advisory issued in Buffalo
Chanute Tribune, 5/12/2009 [Newsbank article]

Buffalo boil water advisory rescinded
Chanute Tribune, 5/14/2009 [Newsbank article]

George Diepenbrock
Herbicide treatment delayed at lake
Lawrence Journal World, 5/14/2009

Floating a concern [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 5/24/2009 [Newsbank article]

Kevin Flaherty
Bailey updates commission on stimulus projects
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/27/2009 [Newsbank article]

Tom Duncan
Clearing creeks [letters]
Leavenworth Times, 5/27/2009



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