Guinness Record http://kmuw.org en Kansans Set Guinness Record For Food Packing http://kmuw.org/post/kansans-set-guinness-record-food-packing <p>Two-thousand volunteers &nbsp;packed 479,000 meals in less than one hour Saturday to feed children in Haiti, while setting a Guinness World Record. The previous record was just more than 315,000.</p><p>The event was sponsored by Numana Inc., Volunteer Kansas and The Downtown Rotary Club of Wichita.&nbsp;</p><p>“We’re going to keep going until they tell us to stop,” said Lena Young, a volunteer, as she assembled the meals.</p><p>Guinness sent an adviser to Wichita to verify the process and witness the record being set.</p> Mon, 18 Feb 2013 12:28:17 +0000 Milt Radford 12886 at http://kmuw.org Kansans Set Guinness Record For Food Packing Top Morning News 2.18.13 http://kmuw.org/post/top-morning-news-21813 <p><em>Sales tax proposal faces challenge in Kansas House; House leaders disagree over use of ending balance; Kansans&nbsp;set Guinness World Record.</em></p><p><strong>Sales Tax Proposal Faces Challenge In KS House</strong></p><p>The Kansas Senate could vote on Gov. Sam Brownback's tax proposal this week, but some are questioning whether one of its main provisions can pass the House.</p><p><a href="http://kmuw.org/post/sales-tax-proposal-faces-challenge-ks-house">More...</a></p><p><strong>House Leaders Disagree On Using State's Ending Balance</strong></p> Mon, 18 Feb 2013 11:41:09 +0000 Briana O’Higgins & Kate Clause 12887 at http://kmuw.org Top Morning News 2.18.13