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Dreamstime
October 25, 2017 - 10:39 am
SENECA, Kan. (AP) — SKF USA says it plans to close its plant in Seneca during the next 18 months, eliminating 170 jobs in the small town north of Topeka. The plant is one of the main employers in Seneca, which has a population of about 2,000 people. SKF USA is owned by Sweden-based SKF Group. The...
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Sipa USA
October 23, 2017 - 3:15 pm
Boeing and Singapore Airlines formally announced a deal for 20 777-9s and 19 787-10s during a ceremony Monday at the White House. The order, previously attributed to an unidentified customer, is worth $13.8 billion at current list prices. Boeing says the value of this sales transaction will sustain...
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Dreamstime
October 23, 2017 - 1:49 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas agriculture community has been divided over a decision by the Trump administration to block new livestock rules from taking effect. The Lawrence Journal-World reports a division of the U.S. Department of Agriculture had proposed the rules that were scheduled to go...
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KNSS NEWS
Steve McIntosh
October 23, 2017 - 10:04 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Sedgwick, Cloud, and Montgomery Counties are finalists for aTyson chicken-processing plant that would mean millions of dollars and hundreds of new jobs. Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News his involvement in attracting the plant has been mimnimal. He says this a...
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