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Economic Development

2010 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 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, January through May, 2010.

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


Bill Felber
NBAF moves closer to becoming a reality in 2009
Manhattan Mercury, 1/3/2010 [Newsbank article]

Chad Lawhorn
Rezoning sought at Sixth and SLT
Lawrence Journal World, 1/5/2010

Amy Bickel
Fair pays it forward, study says
Hutchinson News, 1/9/2010 [Newsbank article]

Wichita News
Amtrak could mean millions for Wichita
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/9/2010

Associated Press
Study: State fair worth $6M for Reno County
Lawrence Journal World, 1/10/2010

Staff and Wire Reports
Study says fair worth $6M for Reno County
Salina Journal, 1/10/2010

Associated Press
Study: Fair big boost for state
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/11/2010

State fair brings in $6 million to Reno County
Metro News, 1/18/2010

Shajia Ahmad
Commission approves zoning request for housing development
Garden City Telegram, 1/20/2010

Associated Press
Wizards soccer stadium OK'd
Lawrence Journal World, 1/22/2010

Our View
Green step
Garden City Telegram, 1/25/2010

Christine Metz
Parkinson wants KBA to be more than NBAF
Lawrence Journal World, 1/26/2010

K-State team granted $500,000 for bioscience research
Manhattan Mercury, 1/27/2010 [Newsbank article]

Business counseling session on Feb. 18
Chanute Tribune, 1/27/2010

Bobbi Mlynar
One step at a time
Emporia Gazette, 1/28/2010 [Newsbank article]

Alan Cobb
Don't buy canard about spending
Wichita Eagle, 1/31/2010 [Newsbank article]

Heritage area wins state tourism grant
Lawrence Journal World, 2/2/2010

Jerry Wofford
DHS finds $40 million for lab
Manhattan Mercury, 2/2/2010

$40 million in funds cleared for NBAF
Lawrence Journal World, 2/3/2010

Diane Stafford
KC area is urged to fight "Malaise"
Kansas City Star, 2/4/2010

Adrielle Harvey
Economist: Kansas economy improving
Salina Journal, 2/4/2010

Kaley Conner
Committee OKs sports complex land buy
Hays Daily News, 2/4/2010 [Newsbank article]

Tim Hrenchir
Topeka gets bond authority
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/9/2010

Special to The Hays Daily News
Phillipsburg's theater project receives state grant
Hays Daily News, 2/9/2010 [Newsbank article]

Special to The Hays Daily News
Norton Co. gets grant for roads
Hays Daily News, 2/9/2010 [Newsbank article]

Eric Swanson
Dodge City cheese plant receives $12M
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/9/2010

Molly McMillin
Governors urge tanker deal for Boeing
Wichita Eagle, 2/23/2010

Richard Luken
Take PRIDE, groups told
Iola Register, 2/25/2010

Eric Brown
Entria's JC footprint growing despite workforce reduction
Junction City Daily Union, 2/27/2010

Shajia Ahmad
Downtown group works on plan for development
Garden City Telegram, 2/27/2010

Shajia Ahmad
Economic development hosts conference
Garden City Telegram, 3/2/2010

Stevens tapped to serve on state board
Dodge City Daily Globe, 3/5/2010

Russ Morgan
Market vendors prepare for new year
Emporia Gazette, 3/8/2010 [Newsbank article]

KSU to undergo extensive approval process for NBAF pathogen studies
Manhattan Mercury, 3/8/2010

Amy Bickel
State's payment failure could affect fair
Garden City Telegram, 3/10/2010

Mary Clarkin
Hunters temper tax dip for Great Bend
Hutchinson News, 3/11/2010 [Newsbank article]

Eric Swanson
Kansas budget woes won't stop Dodge City park trail
Dodge City Daily Globe, 3/11/2010

Brandy Nance
Fanestil gets grant
Emporia Gazette, 3/13-14/2010 [Newsbank article]

Phillip Brownlee
Intrust Bank arena [eagle editorial]
Wichita Eagle, 3/17/2010

Volvo bringing jobs to Winfield
Winfield Daily Courier, 4/5/2010

Gary Conrad
NBAF is useful, but build it elsewhere
Manhattan Mercury, 4/27/2010

Milo E. Kelley
There's little reason for residents to worry about safety of NBAF [letters to the editor]
Manhattan Mercury, 4/28/2010

Christine Metz
In otherwise hurting economy, bioscience thrives
Lawrence Journal World, 4/29/2010

Mining treasures [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 5/3/2010 [Newsbank article]

Martin Hawver
Legislature shelves lap dance law
Junction City Daily Union, 5/4/2010

Staff Reports
Preparations under way for national tourism week
Dodge City Daily Globe, 5/5/2010

Staff Reports
KBA awards nearly $500K to research lab
Manhattan Mercury, 5/11/2010

Associated Press
State again fails to pay State Fair bill
Manhattan Mercury, 5/12/2010

The Hutchinson News
Keep the dome [editorial]
Winfield Daily Courier, 5/13/2010

Amy Bickel
State fails to pay State Fair bill again
Lawrence Journal World, 5/13/2010

Star's Editorial
Let the market work [editorial]
Kansas City Star, 5/13/2010

Associated Press
State fair funding falls short again
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/13/2010

Amy Bickel
Law keeps RV rally at bay
Hutchinson News, 5/15/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Law keeps RV rally away from state fair
Lawrence Journal World, 5/16/2010

Fair's share
Hutchinson News, 5/16/2010

Hutchinson News
Fair's share [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 5/17/2010 [Newsbank article]

Bioscience authority awards five grants
Kansas City Star, 5/19/2010

Christien Metz
KBA plans spending $37M in coming fiscal year
Lawrence Journal World, 5/25/2010

Brad Domes
The bioscience agenda
Manhattan Mercury, 5/25/2010

Staff Reports
KBA readies grant plan with local impact
Manhattan Mercury, 5/25/2010



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