Others: Top Stories of 2009: 11-20 as voted on by the staff of Seward County Broadcasting.
11. 17 year olds Taylor Seigrist, and Kevin Archer receive the Heroism Award for rescuing a young girl out of the frigid waters of Wind Ridge Pointe Lake.
12. Mr. Payroll at National Beef robbed
13. Terry McGuire pleads guilty to kidnapping. /Wesley Warren founded guilty and sentenced up to life in prison for indecent liberties with his granddaughter.
14. Town Halls hosted by Chamber.
15. Airplane seized in Liberal yields 125 pounds of cocaine.
16. Leader/Times settle lawsuit.
17. ESPN and The Weather Channel’s Vortex 2 team comes to Liberal.
18. Theatre renovated and re-opened. (tie)
18. Liberal woman wins $50k in the lottery. (tie)
20. The Mayor of Olney visits Liberal for Pancake Day.