Archive for Monday, March 24, 2014

Also from March 24

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Polls

Do you support the measure that would give Kansas legislators a $10,000 a year raise?

Response Percent
No, they knew what their compensation was when they ran for office.
 
96%
Yes, they work long, hard hours and deserve it.
 
3%
Total 64

All stories

Douglas County clerk critical of proposed election change
March 24, 2014
Douglas County’s chief election official, County Clerk Jamie Shew, says he wishes legislators who keep passing new voting laws would be around to deal with angry voters who are tripped up by the changes.
Kansas: Dogs found in trash bin ready for adoption
March 24, 2014
Two dogs found in a trash bin in Wichita have recovered and are ready to be adopted.
Kansas: Party switching limits in Brownback’s hands
March 24, 2014
Republican Gov. Sam Brownback has until March 31 to decide the fate of the Kansas GOP’s plan to make it harder for voters to switch parties before primary elections.
Kansas residents brace for flood insurance changes
March 24, 2014
Some Kansas officials, real estate agents and homeowners say the changes to the National Flood Insurance Program, which is drowning in debt, don’t match reality in the rarely flooded state.
Baldwin City teachers looking for donations, volunteers for summer special needs bike camp
March 24, 2014
Once they witnessed the results at an ICan Bike camp last summer in Topeka, Barbara Schwering and Betsey Ulrich were determined to bring it to Baldwin City. The ICan Bike system teaches individuals with disabilities how to ride bicycles during five-day camps