Media Center

What you know about Rural America May Be Wrong

Some Rural Kanss counties Are Touting ‘Brain Gain’
Read More

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.
Read More

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.
Read More

$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.
Read More

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.
Read More

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.
Read More

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.
Read More

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.
Read More

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.
Read More

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.
Read More

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.
Read More