What you know about Rural America May Be Wrong
Some Rural Kanss counties Are Touting ‘Brain Gain’
University/Training Center Provides Hybrid Delivery of Classes to Meet Workforce Need
The Rural Education and Workforce Alliance (REWA) is excited to announce the Grand Opening on August 5th from 4-6pm of the University/Training Center.
USDA Invests in Rural Broadband in Rural Areas
Rural Kansas continues to see investment in broadband through USDA’s ReConnect Pilot Program. USDA will invest $71 Million high-speed broadband in rural Kansas and Oklahoma.
$53 Million in CARES Act Grants for Kansas Airports
We are thankful to our Kansas congressional delegation for helping Kansas Airports secure $53 Million in CARES Act grants to aid during a time when travel has come to a halt.
Commercial Operation of Johnson Solar Corner Project Announced
Sunflower Electric Power Corporation and LightsourceBP announced the commercial operation of the Johnson Corner Solar Project in Stanton County, Kansas. The 20 MW solar project began commercial operation on April 7.
Nor-Am Cold Storage selects Dodge City, Kansas to Construct 148,000-Square Foot Building
Nor-Am Cold Storage selects Dodge City, Kansas for its next investment. Nor-Am plans to invest $35 million into the Dodge City community when it constructs its 148,000-square foot building.
Applequist Manufacturing Selects Smith Center for Agricultural and Industrial Equipment Manufacturing Facility
Applequist Manufacturing selects Smith Center, Kansas for its new manufacturing facility. Products manufactured will be a range of agricultural and industrial equipment.
Seaboard Energy Kansas Purchases Idle Ethanol Plant to Produce Renewable Fuels
Seaboard Energy Kansas purchases idle cellulosic ethanol plant in Hugoton, Kansas, and plans to produce renewable fuels at its newly acquired facility.
Coldwater, KS Business Offers Australian Culinary Experience
Looking for a cultural culinary experience in southwest Kansas? Ozzie Bakes, located in Coldwater, Kansas is the place to find authentic Australian cooking.
Young Pharmacists Purchases Pharmacy in Hill City, KS
Pharmacies in rural areas are critical to a rural community’s way of life. That’s why a young pharmacist will be opening Paradise Roots Pharmacy in Hill City, Kansas.
BarberWind Turbines LLC Selects Concordia, KS for Demonstration Site
Barberwind Turbines, LLC announces a new demonstration project in Concordia, Kansas. The renewable energy company plans to use the site for demonstration of its second-generation mid-sized wind turbine. Components for the new technology will be manufactured by Concordia Technologies, LLC.