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February 17, 2018 - 9:30 am
A new government report shows the number of Kansas farms and the amount of agricultural land did not change last year in Kansas. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Friday that Kansas had 59,600 farms in 2017, same as the year earlier. But the report also shows that the state had...
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February 16, 2018 - 12:16 am
A French automotive technology supplier plans to open a $60 million production facility and bring 300 jobs to the Kansas City area. Faurecia Interior announced Thursday that it will open a plant in Blue Springs. The company develops and makes interior vehicle and emissions components. Faurecia used...
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February 13, 2018 - 12:10 pm
A health care operator's recent deal to move from Missouri to Kansas has reignited criticism of the economic border issue that has seen both states dish out millions to dozens of companies to move across the state line. Kansas is giving HCA Midwest Health about $3 million in tax breaks to move its...
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February 01, 2018 - 9:55 am
A business conditions index for nine Midwest and Plains states slipped over the past month but still pointed to continuing improvement in regional economic conditions, according to a survey report released Thursday. The Mid-America Business Conditions Index dropped to 57.3 in January from 59.0 in...
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Dreamstime
February 01, 2018 - 5:44 am
A report says a business conditions index for nine Midwest and Plains states slipped over the past month but still pointed to continuing improvement in regional economic conditions. The report released Thursday says the Mid-America Business Conditions Index dropped to 57.3 in January from 59.0 in...
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January 26, 2018 - 5:30 am
The outdoor gear industry brought its biggest winter marketplace to Denver this week as it faces slipping sales and shifting U.S. consumer habits. About 1,000 manufacturers are showing new products to 11,000 retail buyers at the Outdoor Retailer and Snow Show, which opened Thursday and runs through...
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Lauren Hoffman
January 25, 2018 - 11:13 am
The Walt Disney Company announced earlier this week that they will give more than 125,000 employees a one-time $1,000 cash bonus.
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