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"Water, Weed and Winning” Economic Development Today and into the Future

Friday, August 15, 2014 at 1:00 PM - Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 12:00 PM (PDT)

Dodge City, KS

"Water, Weed Winning”  Economic Development Today and...

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KARL GRADUATE PROGRAM WORKSHOP

"Water, Weed and Winning”

Southwest Kansas Economic Development Today and into the Future

AUGUST 15-16, 2014 -- DODGE CITY

“KARL” LODGING BLOCKS – On Your Own – Released by August 1:

DODGE HOUSE, 2408 W Wyatt Earp Blvd (620)225-9900 / Holiday Inn Express, 2320 W Wyatt Earp Blvd (620)227-5000

*INCLUDES THE OLD WEST FEST KARL BENEFIT

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 15      - High Plains Journal Conference Center, 1500 E. Wyatt Earp Blvd.               

1:45 p.m. Registration                                                                      

                        2:00 - 4:00 Vision for the Future of Water in Kansas

                                Update from Water Authority Chair, Gary Harshberger, Class VII;

                                with Kansas Water Office Director, Tracy Streeter

 

4:00 - 5:30 p.m. Time to Cowboy Up - Old West Fest opens at 5:30 p.m.

 

6:00p.m. 2014 KARL Old West Fest, Boot Hill Museum, 500 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. Come celebrate the silver screen heritage of Dodge City and mingle with the stars of the KARL program, yesterday and today. We’ll have entertainment from the Boot Hill Players, live and silent auctions, and a grand time raising funds for KARL. Attire is cowboy casual.

                               

SATURDAY, AUGUST 16 – Boot Hill Casino and Resort - 4000 W. Comanche, Dodge City

 

9-10:30 a.m. Gambling on the Future

Session 1: Immigration – Cultural Shift for Rural Kansas Survival

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach (invited)

Allie Devine, Devine & Donley, LLC Topeka

 

10:30-12:00 noon               Gambling on the Future – Sessions Run Consecutively

                Session 2: Reefer Madness – A Cash Crop to Tax or Decline of Society

                                Discussion of the 3 perspective to marijuana in KS: (1) criminal issues; (2) medical; (3) agricultural

Coordinated by Scott Poor, Esquire, Wichita Attorney (KARL Class VII Graduate)

 

                Session 3: Gaming in Kansas – Behind the Scenes Overview of the Kansas Casino’s

4 perspectives to gaming in KS: (1) tribes; (2) casinos; (3) tracks; (4) economic development 

                Dennis McKinney, Vice Chair - Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission (invited)

-with Jessi Rabe, Director of Marketing and Ryan Deutsch, Controller – Boot Hill Casino & Resort

 

12:00 noon   Catered Lunch and Adjournment

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Dodge City
High Plains Journal Conference Center, 1500 E. Wyatt Earp Blvd.
Dodge City, KS 67801

Friday, August 15, 2014 at 1:00 PM - Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 12:00 PM (PDT)


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