Mar 12, 2014
School district braces for losses under cement bill
A southeast Kansas school district is bracing for a potential loss of up to $1 million in funding if a cement industry bill passes the Legislature.
COF solar project charged by city support
COF, 726 W. 13th St., Ottawa, has submitted a grant application to Westar Energy Inc., Topeka, to have Westar install a solar panel at COF's facilities in Ottawa and Chanute, Richard Nienstedt, city manager, told commissioners last week during their meeting at City Hall, 101 S. Hickory St. The city is getting involved because it would require net ... (more)
Great Bend Tribune
First Kansas to acquire Bank of America branches
February 26, 2014. First Kansas Bank announced today that it has entered into an agreement to assume the deposits and acquire certain assets of Bank of America branches in Great Bend and Hays.
The Kansas City Star
Kansas bill would bar cities from selling cable, Internet services
A controversial bill in Kansas that would bar cities from building networks for Internet or cable-like services has drawn criticism.