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Dreamstime
Steve & Ted
May 09, 2017 - 8:50 am
Compounding can be leveraged to make your retirement easier, but you have to start early. We get some figures from Moneytracker Don Grant.
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Dreamstime
May 08, 2017 - 10:43 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A former Kansas bank teller has been sentenced to four years and three months in prison for embezzling hundreds of thousands of dollars. The U.S. attorney's office says in a news release that 48-year-old Denise Christy was sentenced Friday for one count of embezzlement and six...
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KNSS NEWS
Steve McIntosh
May 01, 2017 - 10:15 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - At Tuesday's meeting, the Wichita City Council will look at finalizing the STAR Bonds project to finance ther River Corridor development. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News the project includes a new baseball stadium, pedestrian bridge, and other amenities ... with a price...
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Dreamstime
May 01, 2017 - 8:23 am
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Results from a monthly survey of business supply managers suggest a slight improvement in the economic conditions in nine Midwest and Plains states. The Mid-America Business Conditions Index report released Monday says the overall economic index for the region rose to 61.4 in...
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Dreamstime
April 27, 2017 - 2:32 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Grand opening events for Airbus and Dassault Systèmes sites at Wichita State University were held Thursday, commemorating the official residency of the global corporations on Wichita State's Innovation Campus development. "This is the beginning of a new era at Wichita State...
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Dreamstime
April 10, 2017 - 11:42 am
WICHITA, Kan. - The annual Airline Quality Rating (AQR) has been released for 2017. The AQR is a comprehensive study of performance and quality of the largest airlines in the United States. The rating is co-compiled by Associate Professor Dean Headley at Wichita State University, and Brent Bowen...
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Dreamstime
Steve Boyer
April 09, 2017 - 2:41 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Kansans will vote in a special election for the first time since 1950 on Tuesday. That election was to replace Rep. Herbert Meyer who died in office. State Highway Commissioner Myron V. George defeated attorney Barnes Griffin for the position. This election is replace Mike...
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Dreamstime
April 03, 2017 - 6:57 am
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Results from a monthly survey of business supply managers show a slight slip in the economic conditions in nine Midwest and Plains states. The Mid-America Business Conditions Index report released Monday says the overall economic index for the region dropped to 60.1 in March from...
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Dreamstime
Steve Boyer
March 29, 2017 - 3:04 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A southeast Kansas woman is accused in an 81-count federal indictment of embezzling more than $5 million from a now-defunct credit union. The indictment returned Tuesday against 64-year-old Nita Rae Nirschl of Parsons includes 22 embezzlement counts and 37 counts of money...
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Dreamstime
March 24, 2017 - 5:15 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (KNSS) - According to numbers released last week from the Kansas Geological Survey, the oil and gas production in Kansas is down. According to a report from the Kansas Information Network the state of Kansas produced just under 38 million barrels of oil last year. That's the lowest...
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