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  • FPA Practice Management Center Blog

    For Effective Content Marketing, Think Like a PR Pro

    If you’ve heard the term “content marketing” and wondered what it really means, you are not alone. Hopefully this post will help you attain a better understanding of content marketing and how it works. Content marketing is a strategy that … Continue reading

    Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:00:14 +0000

  • Kansas Association of Counties - News Flash

    KAC Conference Additional Workshop

    Balancing the State Budget without Service Reductions or Tax Increases

    Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:44:00 -0600

  • Kansas Attorney General News Releases

    Harper County man sentenced to more than 21 years in prison for rape and drug charges

    A Harper County man was sentenced today to 258 months in prison for rape and unlawful distribution of a controlled substance, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said. Reese Adam Young, 29, Anthony, was sentenced by Judge Larry T. Solomon in Harper County District Court. Young was convicted of rape by a jury in July and pled guilty to two counts of distribution of methamphetamine in August.

    Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21:09:35 Z

  • Kansas Bar Association News

    What you need to know before Nov. 4

    Educating yourself with a comprehensive judicial survey

    As citizens head to the polls on Tuesday to cast their votes for a number of elections, many Kansans may lack information about certain judges or justices up for retention. With the recent political attacks on the court, being informed about the overall performance of a particular judge or justice is important, and that is why the 2014 Kansas Judicial Review Survey was conducted.

     

    This comprehensive survey provides a well-rounded review of all 10 appellate court members up for retention. Those reviewed include Supreme Court Justices Lee A. Johnson and Eric S. Rosen; and Court of Appeals Judges Michael B. Buser, Henry W. Green Jr., Stephen D. Hill, Thomas E. Malone, Patrick D. McAnany, Anthony J. Powell, Kim R. Schroeder and Melissa T. Standridge. Those polled in this survey included Kansas attorneys, law professors and other judges, all of whom have either worked with, appeared before or relied upon the rulings of these judges.

     

    To review the survey and become more familiar with these judges and their judicial performance in our Kansas courts, please visit http://www.kansasjudgereview.org.

    Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:21:16 GMT

  • Kansas Board of Emergency Medical Services News

    Online Certification Renewal

    The  renewal period for attendant certifications expiring December 31, 2014 has now started. Please  visit this page to renew online.

    Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:06:29 +0000

  • Kansas Commerce News

    Mervis Railcar announces new refurbishing facility in Hutchinson

    Company will invest $35 million and create 150 new jobs

    Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:32:21 -0600

  • Kansas Department of Commerce Calendar

    Business Opportunity Fair

    Event date: November 6, 2014
    Location:
    17th and Western
    Topeka, KS 66612

    Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:11:33 -0600

  • Kansas Department of Commerce News Flash

    Mervis Railcar announces new refurbishing facility in Hutchinson

    Company will invest $35 million and create 150 new jobs

    Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:32:21 -0600

  • Kansas Department of Corrections News

    Popular Halloween Event Gives Employees' Children Chance to Visit KJCC

    Although trick or treaters aren’t typical figures on the grounds of correctional facilities, each year a growing number of trick or treaters can be found on the grounds of Topeka's juvenile correctional facility.

  • Kansas Department of Health and Environment News

    Kansas 2013 Annual Summary of Vital Statistics is now available

    The Kansas 2013 Annual Summary of Vital Statistics is now available. This report contains information on births, deaths, marriages, divorces, abortions and stillbirths. It is a valuable tool for public health program evaluation and community health assessments.

    Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:44:29 -0500

  • Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks Web News Feed

    17th ANNUAL YOUTH & WOMEN’S PHEASANT HUNT AT WACONDA LAKE NOVEMBER 22ND

    Oct. 30, 2014

    Event provides outstanding hunting opportunities for new young and women hunters

    CAWKER CITY – If you want to learn more about hunting but don’t know where to start, the 17

     Annual Youth & Women’s Pheasant Hunt At Waconda Lake might be for you. The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT) and sponsoring partners will conduct the 2014 pheasant hunting event for youth and women at Waconda Lake on Saturday, Nov. 22.  Designed to provide women and youth new to hunting with a safe and productive initiation into hunting, the event will begin in at 7:15 am with breakfast at the Hopewell Church basement in Glen Elder State Park. Breakfast will be followed by a pre-hunt safety talk and participants will be divided into hunting groups. The hunters, guides, and mentors will then head out to various refuge areas (where a very limited amount of hunting is allowed) around Waconda Lake and hunt for the remainder of the morning and early afternoon. A noon meal will be provided by the Waconda Lake Association.

    Women of any age and youth ages 11–16 are encouraged to apply for this hunt, which is geared toward providing a comfortable and positive hunting environment for new or inexperienced hunters. Previous hunting experience is not required, and some shotguns and ammunition can be provided to applicants who do not have access to their own equipment. To apply, contact the Glen Elder Area Office at 785-545-3345 (8:00–4:30 weekdays) by Monday, Nov.10. Up to 40 applicants will be selected to participate in the hunt. 

    This year’s new format will divide participants into groups based on their hunting experience and skill levels. The most inexperienced hunters will start their activities with some basic field safety exercises and trap shooting, then progress pheasant hunting later in the day. Participants who have some prior pheasant hunting experience will spend more time in the field.

    A unique aspect of this event is that each group of pheasant hunters will get to hunt alongside hero/celebrities who have been invited to serve as hunting mentors. These individuals may be former professional athletes, TV personalities, or military personnel who have recently returned from deployment.

    Trap shooting will be available for hunters to work on refining their shooting skills. From 1:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m. the trap shooting will also be open to the general public.  The trap shooting area will be located immediately west of the KDWPT Glen Elder Area Office. Everyone is encouraged to bring novice shooters with them.

    All participants will receive a commemorative T-shirt that recognizes event sponsors. Each of the youth hunters will also receive a prize bag containing several items of “essential” outdoor gear for beginning hunters.

    Additionally, a hunters’ banquet is planned for Saturday night. The banquet will include a meal, recognition of event sponsors and partners, and opportunity for hunters, mentors and the hero/celebrities to interact. All event participants are invited to attend and will be asked to RSVP for the banquet when they sign up for the hunt.

    Extra volunteers will be needed for the event to serve as hunting and instructional mentors. For further questions concerning the event or if you would like to be involved, please contact Chris Lecuyer at the KDWPT Glen Elder Area Office 785-545-3345.

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    Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21:08:11 +0000

  • Kansas Development Finance Authority

    TEFRA Notice - Beginning Farmer Project #909

    11/13/2014 9:00 am
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    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:21:10 +0000

  • Kansas Soybean Press Releases

    Kansas Farmers Can Pursue Prizes for Higher Soybean Yields, Values

    September 9, 2014 – As farmers watch the soybean crop mature, they should start thinking about the annual Kansas Soybean Yield and Value Contests. A service-club representative, FFA advisor or any individual the county Extension agent designates must witness the … Continued

    The post Kansas Farmers Can Pursue Prizes for Higher Soybean Yields, Values appeared first on Kansas Soybeans.

    Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:13:41 +0000

  • Kansas State Fair

    Bedazzle Your Brassiere at the Kansas State Fair!

    The Kansas State Fair and the Victory in the Valley have partnered to bring a brand new competitive event to the 2014 State Fair!   Kansans of all ages and gender are encouraged to decorate a bra and enter in one of the following classes: Pretty’n Pink; Most Creative; and Agriculture/Livestock themes. Entry fee will be […]

    Mon, 09 Jun 2014 21:43:35 +0000

  • NetWork Kansas Blog

    MOSourceLink: IRS Identifies Five Easy Ways to Spot Scam Calls

    By Melody Green | October 31, 2014 --- The Internal Revenue Service issued a consumer alert providing taxpayers with additional tips to protect themselves from telephone scam artists calling and pretending to be with the IRS.

    Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:00:00 Z

  • NetWork Kansas News

    Growing Rural Businesses Comes to Clay County

    By Wichita State University | October 30, 2014 --- The Center for Entrepreneurship is now offering its Growing Rural Businesses Entrepreneurial Certificate Program in Clay County beginning January 29, 2015. NetWork Kansas is a proud sponsor of this event.

    Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:00:00 Z

  • The Official Blog of the Kansas State Treasurer

    Treasurer’s Top 10: Phillips County

    This week, we highlight Phillips County! Here’s a look at the Top 10 people and businesses there with unclaimed assets. Do you know anyone below? If so, have them check out www.kansascash.com  and search their name to make a claim. They … Continue reading

    Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:27:31 +0000

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