“The greatest compliment that was ever paid to me was when someone asked me what I thought, and attended to my answer.” – Henry David Thoreau The frequency with which we do things in an inattentive manner in our daily … Continue reading
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The Kansas Association of Local Health Department's report on county financial support for local health departments in 2014 is now available online.
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The Kansas attorney general’s office recovered more than $28 million in taxpayer funds through its Medicaid fraud enforcement during the recently ended state fiscal year, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said.
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The Supreme Court Nominating Commission will be interviewing all 14 applicants to the vacant position August 4-5 in the Fatzer Courtroom, 3rd Floor, at the Kansas Judicial Center. The KBA strongly encourages its members to attend these interviews. Each interview will last between 20-30 minutes, beginning at 9 a.m. on August 4. View the complete interview schedule online at http://www.kscourts.org/pdf/InterviewSchedule.pdf.
The nine-person commission will begin their deliberation at noon on August 5. These interviews are open to the public but the interview guidelines should be followed (see http://www.kscourts.org/pdf/InterviewGuidelines.pdf). Please note that cameras, cell phones, and other electronic devices may not be used in the interview room.
You can familiarize yourself with each applicant by reviewing his or her biography online at http://www.kscourts.org/pdf/ApplicantBiographies.pdf.
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Kansas Board of EMS: July 31st – August 1st, 2014 Board and Committees Meetings Please find below the agendas and materials for the Planning and Operations (P&O), Education, Examination, Training, and Certification (EETC), and the Executive (EXEC) Committee. The Committee assignment matrix has also been updated. Location: Landon State Office Bldg, Room 509 900 SW Jackson […]
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The Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center, along with the National Reentry Resource Center (NRRC), today released two publications explaining what state and local governments can do to improve outcomes for youth who come into contact with the juvenile justice system. Along with the release of the publications, the CSG Justice Center announced plans to partner with the Kansas Department of Corrections, along with juvenile justice agencies in four other states, to implement recommendations detailed in the documents unveiled today.
KDHE to Participate in Large-Scale Disaster Exercise with Kansas National Guard and other State Agencies
TOPEKA, Kan. - The Kansas Department of Health and Environment will join with the Kansas National Guard, Kansas Division of Emergency Management and other state and federal entities to practice responding to a large-scale disaster on August 4 and 5.
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July 31, 2014
Applications due August 24
PRATT – The Hunting Heritage Group and the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT) invite youth, age 10-16, and disabled hunters to apply for a spot in the 8th Annual TJ’s Memorial Deer Hunt September 6 and 7. Interested hunters must be Kansas residents and submit applications no later than August 24. There is no fee to participate and lodging will be provided. To obtain an application, visit ksoutdoors.com and click “TJ’s Memorial Hunt Application.”
On September 6, participants will receive classroom instruction on shooting, safety, and deer hunting, followed by a trip to the range to sight in firearms. Lunch will also be provided.
Later that evening, guides and hunters will depart to their assigned hunting spots. Hunters who are unsuccessful on the first evening will be invited to hunt September 7.
Some hunters will hunt from blinds with experienced guides on private land neighboring the Cedar Bluff Wildlife Area in Trego County. Others will have the opportunity to hunt in specially-designated areas on the Cedar Bluff Wildlife Area.
For more information contact Kent Hensley at (785) 726-3212, or Owen Johnson at (785) 483-0504.
Special hunts like this one are part of the Kansas Hunter Recruitment and Retention Program called "PASS IT ON." This program exists to provide any youngster with a desire the opportunity to hunt in Kansas.
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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 […]
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By Aaron Harris | Jul 28, 2014 --- If you, as an entrepreneur or aspiring entrepreneur, are reading this blog post then you probably already realize the importance of having a web presence for your company. While all kinds of social media are great, you can’t beat a basic website to make yourself and your company visible on the Internet. Even if you don’t do your own website work, it’s important to understand how people will potentially interact with the site. Once you have a website, you need people to use it.
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By NetWork Kansas | August 1, 2014 --- It's with mixed emotions that we announce that Corey Mohn, Director of Statewide Programs, will be leaving NetWork Kansas. Corey has accepted a position as the new Executive Director of the Blue Valley CAPS (Center for Advanced Professional Studies) program. Corey has been hired to nurture a creative and entrepreneurial culture with the energy, drive, and vision that made him such an asset to NetWork Kansas.
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By Jason Alderman PracticalMoneySkills.com Parents, if this is your first time at the back-to-school rodeo, let me share a few lessons my wife and I have learned the hard way. Chances are you’ll be spending the next few weeks filling … Continue reading
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