Clippings Home
Ask a Librarian
Legislative Information
Contact Us
  Home  :  Government  :  Legislative Information  :  Kansas Newspaper Clippings

Wildlife & Parks

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 Wildlife & Parks, 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 Wildlife & Parks, January through May, 2011

Tim Hrenchir
Mike Hayden leaving riverfront authority
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/12/2011

Brent Frazee
Kansas Wildlife and Parks nominee aims to promote outdoors tourism
Kansas City Star, 1/14/2011 [Newsbank article]

Local government go-getters
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/20/2011

Amy Bickel
Kansas outdoors will be promoted
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/22/2011

State modifies new rules on prairie dog poison
Salina Journal, 1/25/2011

Aliease D. Dougherty
For the animals
Hutchinson News, 1/25/2011 [Newsbank article]

State income tax return Chickadee Checkoff box helps conserve all wildlife
Salina Journal, 1/28/2011

Tim Hrenchir
Parks and rec merger plan being formed
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/30/2011

Ken Stephens
Business park plan gets a push
Hutchinson News, 2/16/2011 [Newsbank article]

Tim Hrenchir
City defends costly restroom replacement
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/16/2011

Tim Hrenchir
Parks and rec cuts proposed
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/20/2011

City of Topeka pricey potty [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/20/2011

Tim Hrenchir
Bunten optimistic veto won't be overturned
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/21/2011

Fredrick J. Johnson
County cuts parks and recreation budget
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/22/2011

Tim Hrenchir
City council OKs projects for zoo
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/23/2011

Tim Hrenchir
City pet licensing fee rates discussed
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/24/2011

John Green
Poaching case goes to Kansas AG office
Hutchinson News, 2/25/2011 [Newsbank article]

Ann Marie Bush and Anna Wenner
Zoo to face accreditation commission
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/7/2011

Scott Rothschild
Groups decry plan to merge animal, ag agencies
Lawrence Journal World, 3/8/2011

Jan Biles
Feral hogs may thrive after budget cuts
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/12/2011

Special to The News
Kan. at center of poaching case
Hutchinson News, 3/15/2011 [Newsbank article]

Kansas legislator suggests using hunters in helicopters to control illegal immigration, likens immigrants to feral hogs
Lawrence Journal World, 3/15/2011

Tim Carpenter
Peck apologizes for feral hog, immigration comment
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/16/2011

Associated Press
Poaching trail apprears headed for quick end
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/16/2011

Mary Clarkin
KDWP, Reno differ on authority in RV park issue
Hutchinson News, 3/17/2011 [Newsbank article]

The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Editorial: Zoo report offers promise
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/17/2011

Mary Clarkin
KWDP, Reno differ on authority in RV park issue
Hutchinson News, 3/17/2011 [Newsbank article]

Ric Anderson
Ric Anderson: Our own worst enemy
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/19/2011

Christine Metz
Study: Kansas parks a sound investment
Lawrence Journal World, 3/20/2011

Anthony S. Bush
Topeka zoo wins full accreditation
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/20/2011

Sales tax doesn't apply to state hunting guide fees
Hutchinson News, 3/21/2011 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Legislature approves bill allowing silencers
Hutchinson News, 3/28/2011 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Kansas county: Animals in 'deplorable' conditions
Hutchinson News, 4/27/2011

Tim Potter
Animals found living in 'deplorable conditions'
Wichita Eagle, 4/29/2011

Marc Murrell
KDWP spearheads fight to keep invasive species away
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/8/2011

Associated Press
Gov's deal to protect Flint Hills
Hutchinson News, 5/9/2011

Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Editorial: Parks merger plan promising
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/10/2011

Protect the past, energize the future
Kansas City Star, 5/11/2011

Joe Lambe
New posse is ready to hit the trail
Kansas City Star, 5/12/2011



Legislative Reference Section
300 SW 10th, Capitol Building, Room 169-W
Topeka, KS 66612

Kim Harp
Legislative Reference Librarian
Email: kim.harp@library.ks.gov

Cindy Roupe
Director of Public Services
Email: cindy.roupe@library.ks.gov

Got a question about Kansas?