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  • FPA Practice Management Center Blog

    Create a Magical Client Experience

    How do you create magic in the experience you offer your clients? Do you surprise and delight? Are you building loyalty or simply delivering your service? I just returned from Disneyland where I witnessed mastery of The Client Experience. We … Continue reading

    Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:53:16 +0000

  • Kansas Association of Counties - News Flash

    Email Issues

    KAC's email issues are now all resolved. Thank you for your patience.

    Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:34:00 -0600

  • Kansas Attorney General News Releases

    Tower Foundation awards $71,000 in grants to three organizations

    Three statewide organizations have been awarded grants from the Tower Foundation totaling $71,000 to support mental health services in Kansas, Attorney General Derek Schmidt announced today.

    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:48:02 Z

  • Kansas Bar Association News

    Leading Groups Urge Voters: Protect Fair Courts, Make Informed Choice in Judicial Election

    TOPEKA – After a series of recent political attacks on the courts, leading organizations representing the Kansas legal community joined with the Kansas League of Women Voters today to urge voters to make an informed choice in the November 4 retention elections for Kansas Supreme Court Justices and Court of Appeals judges.

     

    The Kansas Bar Association, Kansas Association for Justice, Kansas Association of Defense Counsel, Kansas Appleseed and the League jointly issued the following statement:

    "On Election Day, Kansas voters will fulfill a significant responsibility; we will vote in the retention elections for Supreme Court Justices. Unlike legislative races, these are not meant to be partisan political contests. Our democracy rests on a foundation of fair courts, free from political interference. Judges running for retention must be evaluated for their ability to impartially apply the law in all cases. We urge voters to seek out information, available from the 2014 Kansas Judicial Review Survey, on the qualifications of justices and judges running for retention this year, before casting their votes on November 4."

    The groups stressed the importance of casting an informed vote, and the League of Women Voters invites Kansans to visit the Kansas Judicial Evaluation Committee’s (KJEC) website at www.KansasJudgeReview.org to learn more about the judicial retention elections and evaluate how Supreme Court justices and Court of Appeals judges are doing in the state. The KJEC is a non-partisan coalition of practicing Kansas attorneys, Kansas law professors, Kansas court professionals, representatives from civic groups and citizens dedicated to preserving the impartiality of Kansas courts and the promotion of an informed citizenry.

     

    The Kansas Bar Association. Founded in 1882, the Kansas Bar Association is a voluntary professional association with 7,000 members, including lawyers, judges, law students, and paralegals. The KBA is dedicated to advancing the professionalism of its members, encouraging public understanding of the law, and promoting the effective administration of our system of justice. The Kansas Association for Justice. KSAJ is a statewide, not‐for-profit professional association which champions individual and corporate responsibility and accountability, the right to trial by jury, independence of the judiciary and high standards of ethics. KSAJ’s members hold those who injure others accountable for their actions.

     

    CONTACT:

    Beth Warrington, Kansas Bar Association

    (785) 234-5696, bwarrington@ksbar.org

    Callie Jill Denton, Kansas Association for Justice

    (785) 232-7756, cdenton@ksaj.org

    Brandy Johnson, Kansas Association of Defense Counsel

    (785) 232-9091, Brandy @kadc.org

    Dolores Furtado, League of Women Voters of Kansas

    (913) 341-3072, dfurtado08@gmail.com

    Benet Magnuson, Kansas Appleseed

    (785) 760-4454, bmagnuson@kansasappleseed.org


    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:26:12 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

    Creative Arts Industries Commission announces $40,000 in grants

    Arts Integration and Strategic Investment grants made to 11 arts organizations

    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:07:11 -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

    Creative Arts Industries Commission announces $40,000 in grants

    Arts Integration and Strategic Investment grants made to 11 arts organizations

    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:07:11 -0600

  • Kansas Department of Corrections News

    New Deputy Warden Named for Larned Correctional Mental Health Facility

    Longtime Kansas Department of Corrections employee Timothy Easley will assume deputy warden duties on September 28.

  • Kansas Department of Health and Environment News

    Governor Sam Brownback and state agencies take steps to protect Kansans from possibility of Ebola

    TOPEKA, Kan. - At the direction of Governor Sam Brownback, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) is working diligently with public health officials and hospitals across the state to ensure a swift and effective response in the event of a case of Ebola in Kansas. Kansas has had no confirmed cases of Ebola at this time.

    Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:39:59 -0500

  • Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks Web News Feed

    BUFFALO AUCTION AT MAXWELL WILDLIFE REFUGE

    BUFFALO AUCTION AT MAXWELL WILDLIFE REFUGE

    Oct. 23, 2014

    Approximately 55 cows, heifers, bulls, and calves will be available

    PRATT – The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT) will host its annual Maxwell Wildlife Refuge Buffalo Auction Wednesday, Nov. 12 at 11 a.m. Approximately 55 buffalo from the KDWPT herd will be available for purchase, including three cows; five yearling heifers; eight heifer calves; seven cow/calf pairs; 10 yearling bulls; eight two-year-old bulls; and seven bull calves. The corrals are located six miles north and one and a quarter miles west of Canton.

    Auctioneer services will be provided by Lyle Leppke and Roger Hiebert, and lunch and concessions will be served by Friends of Maxwell.

    The Department reserves the right to reject any or all bids. All purchases must be paid in cash. Personal checks will be accepted if accompanied by a notarized authorization letter from the issuing bank.

    Buffalo over one year old will be brucellosis and tuberculosis tested and accompanied by a health certificate. Heifer calves will be vaccinated for brucellosis and certificates will be issued. 

    Buyers must pick up buffalo the day of the sale or make arrangements with the refuge manager prior to the sale. Animals become buyer’s responsibility upon settlement on sale day. Load out assistance is available until dusk. Stock racks and trailers should be covered or lined as buffalo transport is best done in darkened conditions.

    For more information, call refuge manager Cliff Peterson at (620) 628-4592, KDWPT Wichita Regional Office at (316) 683-8069, or KDWPT Pratt Operations Office at (620) 672-5911.

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    Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:18:26 +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

    ICC Fab Lab Builds Sense of Community With Tech Tools

    By Adam Hite | October 24, 2014 --- The ICC Fab Lab Opening celebrated the launch of high tech tools and the creativity behind them.

    Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:00:00 Z

  • NetWork Kansas News

    New Resource Partner Added: Washburn Law Clinic, Small Business & Non-Profit Transactional Law

    By NetWork Kansas | October 24, 2014 --- NetWork Kansas' statewide network of resources is growing! Washburn Law Clinic, Small Business & Non-Profit Transactional Law has joined us as our 504th resource partner offering business-building services to Kansas entrepreneurs.

    Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:00:00 Z

  • The Official Blog of the Kansas State Treasurer

    Treasurer’s Top 10: Stevens County

    This week, we highlight Stevens County! Here’s a look at the Top 10 people and businesses there with unclaimed assets. Do you know anyone below? Billy G. Mast Estate Muriel P. Wilson Keith R. Janford Carol Downing Reimer Farms Inc Delbert … Continue reading

    Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:20:07 +0000

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