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Kansas Legislative Report, 2017 Session

Kansas Sierra Club lobbyist Zack Pistora reports on the 2017 legislative session in Topeka. Read his report here:
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Kansas Chapter monitoring finds unhealthy air from Flint Hills burns

Kansas Chapter Monitoring Finds Unhealthy Air in Manhattan from Flint Hills Burns By Craig Volland Portable air pollution monitors deployed this spring by the Kansas Sierra Club and members of the CleanAirNow Coalition indicate that the health of Manhattan residents is at risk during
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Press Release and Report: Flint Hills Burns Cause Unhealthy Air in Manhattan, Kansas

Click here for a PDF of the press release and full report (to insure all links in PDF work, download the above PDF) June 5, 2017 For Immediate Release Flint Hills Burns Cause Unhealthy Air in Manhattan Kansas Portable air pollution monitors deployed this spring by the Kansas Sierra Cl
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Kansas Chapter initiates project to provide LED security lights

Kansas Chapter initiates project to provide LED security lights By Craig Volland The Kansas Chapter is providing seed money for a renewed effort to help citizens in low-income neighborhoods save energy and reduce electricity bills, while contributing to efforts to reduce greenhouse ga
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Kansas Chapter names 2017-18 Kansas Sierra Club Environmental Education Grant Recipients

The Kansas Chapter’s Education Grants Committee has named five great Kansas educators to receive grants of $1,000 each for the 2017-18 school year. The awards are as follows: Lisa Ball, Lawrence High School Karisa Cowan, Hoisington Middle School Josie Milligan, St. Agnes Catholic Scho
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