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Top Stories of the Week

Kansas City, MO –

  • Skills USA to move KC's biggest convention to Louisville.
  • SCLC cancels convention over Semler, Cauthen flaps.
  • Ford: "No decision on a new airport for another ten years."
  • Two smoking ban proposals set for April KC ballot.
  • Chastain will challenge April transit tax ballot measure.
  • Major cutbacks at Sprint-Nextel, 4,000 jobs to go.
  • Cerner to eliminate nearly 100 jobs.
  • GM announces 300 new jobs for Fairfax in Spring.
  • Blunt claims credit for economic rescue in State of State;
    Democats: "What about restoring the Medicaid cuts?"
  • Sebelius State of State call for advances in education, health, green energy;
    Republicans: "Look at economic costs vs benefits first."
  • Sebelius to deliver Democratic response to Bush State of Union.
  • Judge Stephen Six named Kansas AG to replace Morrison