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Kansas Newspaper Clippings Collection

Economic Development

2011 - June through December

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, 2011.

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


Mike Schneider and Martin Crutsinger
Ellis County second least-stressed economy in nation
Hays Daily News, 6/7/2011 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Kansas gets mixed grade for manufacturing
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/15/2011

Associated Press
Study gives Kan. manufacturing high marks
Hutchinson News, 6/15/2011

Eric Swanson
Lawmakers: Mobile broadband opens new opportunities for rural Kansas
Dodge City Daily Globe, 6/15/2011

Phil Anderson, Rick Dean
Survey: Topeka third in KS. home affordability
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/15/2011

Associated Press
Kansas announces new commerce funding
Lawrence Journal World, 6/22/2011

Associated Press
Industry balks at attack on aircraft tax breaks
Hutchinson News, 7/5/2011

Gov. Sam Brownback: New manufacturer will bring 350 jobs to Kansas
Dodge City Daily Globe, 7/18/2011

Jan Biles
Depopulation takes economic toll
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/26/2011

The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Editorial: Time for action on rural depopulation
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/28/2011

Brent D. Wistrom
Kansas could lose more than 150 post offices
Wichita Eagle, 7/31/2011

Mike Foster
Guest column: Threat to Kansas
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/2/2011

Kansans produce, export wide variety of goods
Lawrence Journal World, 8/8/2011

Jonathan Spalter
Letter: Reforms a win-win
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/23/2011

Associated Press
Leavenworth VA hiring 400 people
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/23/2011

Governor Sam Brownback hosts economic summit on the services sector
Dodge City Daily Globe, 8/24/2011

Staff and Wire Reports
Collective Brands to close 475 stores
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/24/2011

Tim Carpenter
Hoenig, Brownback seek biz surge
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/29/2011

Brent D. Wistrom
Fed, Brownback talk about economy
Wichita Eagle, 8/29/2011

Governor Brownback and Rep. Yoder respond to antitrust suit
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/1/2011

Associated Press
Business conditions decelerate in Kansas
Wichita Eagle, 9/2/2011

John Milburn
Legislators seek economic summit
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/12/2011

Associated Press
New data shows 1 in 7 Kansans classifed as poor
Lawrence Journal World, 9/13/2011

Chad Lawhorn

Lawrence economy grew at exceptionally slow rate in 2010, according to recent analysis
Lawrence Journal World, 9/14/2011

Phil Anderson
Topeka mail center under review
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/15/2011

John Green
Postal Service plan could affect Hutch
Hutchinson News, 9/15/2011

Postal Service to study mail processing operations in Dodge City
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/15/2011

Bill Wilson
Kansas home sales up in August
Wichita Eagle, 9/22/2011

Andy Hyland

Kansas Bioscience Authority panel recommends investment in Wichita pharmaceutical company
Lawrence Journal World, 9/26/2011

Associated Press
State has raft of new economic stats
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/1/2011

Associated Press
Gov. Sam Brownback plans trade mission to Russia
Lawrence Journal World, 10/4/2011

Dan Voorhis
Home prices in Wichita rose in past year
Wichita Eagle, 10/6/2011

Dan Voorhis
Optimism builds for Wichita economy in 2012
Wichita Eagle, 10/6/2011

Mike Corn
Damar prepares to fight post office closing
Hays Daily News, 10/10/2011 [Newsbank article]

Emily Shultz
Dodge City hotels accommodating more guests
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/10/2011

Jerry Siebenmark
Business lending is down, but reason is complicated
Wichita Eagle, 10/27/2011

Molly McMillin
Hawker Beechcraft posts $42.2 million third-quarter loss
Wichita Eagle, 10/31/2011

Dan Voorhis
Sedgwick County home foreclosures decline by nearly a quarter
Wichita Eagle, 11/3/2011

A. G. Sulzberger
Hispanics reviving faded towns on the plains
New York Times, 11/13/2011



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Topeka, KS 66612

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Email: kim.harp@library.ks.gov

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