Monthly Archives: April 2012

Monday, April 30, 2012

Estimate: Tax cuts could mean $910 million deficit for Kansas Kansas City Star – ‎18 minutes ago‎ By BRENT D. WISTROM Kansas could face a $910 million budget deficit when a proposed income and property tax reduction plan goes into … Continue reading

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Sunday, April 29, 2012

Summit focuses on getting the word out about Kansas nature By Michael Pearce CHEYENNE BOTTOMS WILDLIFE AREA — Gov. Sam Brownback thinks it’s time for Kansas to better share its wetlands wealth with the rest of the world. “I hear … Continue reading

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Saturday, April 28, 2012

Seventeen hundred hours. Tired puppy. Have been re-claiming lost Chi. Renters Son required some assistance moving equipment about, we were to bring back a load of straw/hay for the home place herd. He drove the tractor up with the loader, … Continue reading

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Friday, April 27, 2012

LINCOLN, Neb. – Two million pounds of plastic pesticide containers no longer threaten Nebraska’s environment and landscape. That’s the amount of empty, plastic pesticide containers a University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension program has helped collect and recycle from across Nebraska over … Continue reading

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Thursday, April 26, 2012

It is not necessarily odd, or anything, I suppose, but the following headline causes me to dwell on the differences between youth, middle age and old. Kansas governor relents on managed health care for the disabled Kansas City Star – … Continue reading

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Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Mom: TSA agents at Wichita airport treated daughter, 4, like a terrorist Kansas City Star – ‎7 hours ago‎ By TIM POTTER Michelle Brademeyer of Montana says her 4-year-old daughter, Isabella, pictured, was mistreated and brought to tears by Transportation … Continue reading

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Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Mean while, back on the . . . Yesterday, I believe it was, I was hobnobbing with woe is me, being tired of travelling. I did manage to pull myself together and achieve somewhat.  Like I talked to the TV … Continue reading

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Monday, April 23, 2012

One of the Oh-Dark Thirty mornings. Went to bed suffering from the drive (both ways) from home to KC and a full day “at the track”. A very long day for bones seldom more than a hundred miles from the … Continue reading

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Saturday, April 21, 2012

Kansas Senate president says Manhattan lab’s funding could be at risk Kansas City Star – ‎2 hours ago‎ By Dion Lefler A split between Kansas’ US Rep. Tim Huelskamp and US House Speaker John Boehner is complicating efforts to redraw … Continue reading

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Friday, April 20, 2012

Missouri lawmakers are rethinking prevailing-wage system Labor opposes Missouri measure that would probably lower wages on public projects and one that would cut number of investigators. By JASON HANCOCK The Star’s Jefferson City correspondent JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri lawmakers are … Continue reading

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