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General Topics

2011 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 General Topics, January through May, 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

ARTICLES ON General Topics, January through May, 2011

Ann Marie Bush
Topekans celebrate King
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/10/2011

Scott Rothschild
Capitol briefing news from the Kansas Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 1/24/2011

AP: Remnants of Kansas' violent origin beckoning visitors
Garden City Telegram, 1/25/2011

Mike Hall
Kansas has unique qualities
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/26/2011

Associated Press
Kansas delegation seeks Medal of Honor for Father Emil Kapaun
Kansas City Star, 1/26/2011

The News Staff
State is something to cherish and recognize for progress
Hutchinson News, 1/27/2011

The News Staff
State emanates promise, beauty What does Kansas mean to me?
Hutchinson News, 1/27/2011 [Newsbank article]

As Kanas' 150th birthday nears, look how we celebrated our 100th
Lawrence Journal World, 1/28/2011

J-W Editorial
To the stars
Lawrence Journal World, 1/28/2011

Puppies, immigrants and state workers
Kansas City Star, 1/29/2011

Kathy Hanks
Rugged life tested all
Hutchinson News, 1/30/2011 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Capitol briefing news from the Kansas Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 1/31/2011

Kathie Moore
Much more than 'pretty pictures'
Hutchinson News, 2/1/2011 [Newsbank article]

Mark Fagan
Daughter of former KU chancellor produces film
Lawrence Journal World, 2/2/2011

Associated Press
Small Kan. museum finds Martha Washington letter
Hutchinson News, 2/3/2011

Associated Press
Papers give insight into Ike
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/13/2011

Capitol briefing news from the Kansas Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 2/14/2011

Mary Clarkin
City attractions sound amid dip attendance falls slightly for Cosmosphere, salt museum
Hutchinson News, 2/14/2011 [Newsbank article]

The Capital-Journal
State honors Jordy Nelson
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/17/2011

The perfect no-show
Hutchinson News, 2/17/2011 [Newsbank article]

Jan Biles
'8 Wonders of Kansas' shows off state
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/19/2011

Steve Fry
Battle's anniversary Shrapnel a reminder of sands of Iwo Jima
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/20/2011

Scott Rotshchild
Capitol briefing news from the Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 2/20/2011

Brenna Hawley
Lawrence's first black teacher tells city's history of integration
Lawrence Journal World, 2/24/2011

Mary Clarkin
Union experience led to Seiwert's vote
Hutchinson News, 2/26/2011 [Newsbank article]

Imperfect unions, voters and lawmakers
Kansas City Star, 2/26/2011

Tim Carpenter
Huckabee: Selling books, commonsense
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/2/2011

Remembering Ike [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 3/4/2011 [Newsbank article]

Mary Clarkin
9/11 memorial site town's status news to some
Hutchinson News, 3/4/2011

Capitol Watch pinching pennies, but only part of the time
Kansas City Star, 3/5/2011

Anthony S. Bush
A smooth operator
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/6/2011

Scott Rothschild
Capitol briefing news from the Kansas Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 3/6/2011

Ann Marie Bush
GOS to build Kansas Hall of Fame
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/10/2011

Capitol Watch the gov's unkindest cut, Missouri mischief
Kansas City Star, 3/12/2011

Ann Marie Bush
Langston Hughes may have lived in Topeka home
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/13/2011

Capitol briefing news from the Kansas Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 3/14/2011

Associated Press
Kansan among President's Irish kin
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/17/2011

Beccy Tanner
Santa Fe Trail leaves a lasting impression in Kansas
Wichita Eagle, 3/20/2011

Mary Clarkin
Region's senators split on arts
Hutchinson News, 3/21/2011 [Newsbank article]

The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Editorial: Attaboy, Gary Woodland
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/21/2011

Brent Maycock
Woodland mastering his profession
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/21/2011

Anna Wenner
Retired law enforcement officer serves as consultant for 'CSI'
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/27/2011

Scott Rothschild
Capitol briefing news from the Kansas Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 3/28/2011

Beccy Tanner
Trail leaves mark on state
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/28/2011

Tired joke
Lawrence Journal World, 3/30/2011

Ann Marie Bush
Sex in the city (offices): A virtual journey
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/30/2011

Letters to the editor on consumer database, recycling nukes, lack of looting, fighting bullying
Wichita Eagle, 3/31/2011

Barbara Shelly
Our lawmakers and their 'frugal' pretense
Kansas City Star, 3/31/2011

Associated Press
Effort under way to preserve the real 'Home on the Range'
Hutchinson News, 4/26/2011 [Newsbank article]

Annual Kansas celebration upcoming
Emporia Gazette, 4/27/2011

Ann Marie Bush
Holton shows support for Spencer family
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/27/2011

Annie Calovich
Kansans offer help to tornado victims in South
Wichita Eagle, 4/29/2011

Brenna Hawley
Conflicts commonplace in Kansas long before beginning of Civil War
Lawrence Journal World, 4/29/2011

Capitol Watch bogged down in dogs and feral hogs
Kansas City Star, 4/30/2011

Associated Press
City razes Kan. motel where OKC bomber stayed
Hutchinson News, 5/2/2011 [Newsbank article]

The Capital-Journal Editorial Board

Terrorism victory salute [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/3/2011

Scott Rothschild
Legislature recognizes Lecompton for role in state, U.S. history
Lawrence Journal World, 5/4/2011

Capitol Watch a scorecard on vetoes and dueling legislators
Kansas City Star, 5/7/2011



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