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The top stories mentioning Kansas State University are posted below. Download an Excel file with all of the day's news stories. 

Monday, Sept. 1, 2014

Kansas senators pledge support for NBAF
8/30/14 Kansas Public Radio
The two U.S. Senators from Kansas have indicated they won’t play politics with the budget bill containing the final $300 million in federal funding for a state-of-the-art biosecurity lab under construction adjacent to the Kansas State University campus, in Manhattan.  As Kansas Public Radio’s Bryan Thompson reports, the $1.25 billion lab is scheduled to open in 2023—barring any further hurdles.

*Researchers find food safety habits vary by country
8/30/14 Sacramento Bee
Kansas State University researchers have found widespread variations in the food safety practices used in different countries.

*Our opinion: Key sector relies on investment
8/30/14 St. Joseph (Mo.) News Press Now
The former CEO of MRIGlobal, previously known as the Midwest Research Institute, is at the helm of this new venture. Michael Helmstetter will lead a private capital firm that includes co-founding partners Kansas State University and Bicknell Family Holding Co.

Kansas State University on TV

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