Business

Sandstone striving to overcome economy
June 16, 2011
Last year was a “bloodbath” for music venues across the country.
Eudora winery takes home gold at international competition
May 17, 2011
Eudora’s BlueJacket Crossing Vineyard and Winery won a gold medal for its 2009 vintage of Off-Dry Vignoles at the Finger Lakes International Wine Competition on May 7.
Embattled Kansas Bioscience Authority leader resigns
11:11 a.m., April 15, 2011 Updated 11:55 a.m.
Tom Thornton, the leader of the Kansas Bioscience Authority, which is under investigation and been criticized by Gov. Sam Brownback, has resigned.
Ultra high-speed network coming to KCK
March 30, 2011
With the lightning speed of an ultra-high speed Internet connection, Gov. Sam Brownback welcomed Google Fiber to Kansas City, Kan., on Wednesday.
Heavy lifting: Moving day in this business all about physics, geometry
January 26, 2011
The business of house moving takes patience, precision and practice.
Shop offers clothing for those in need
December 13, 2010
His Hands Clothing Closet offers free clothing, shoes and coats for families in need, with most sizes available from newborn to 2XL in men’s and women’s attire.
Opening of Lawrence Memorial Hospital’s medical building in Eudora may be delayed
November 18, 2010
There may be a delay in the opening of Lawrence Memorial Hospital’s medical building in Eudora.
Lawrence Memorial Hospital hires second doctor for new medical building in Eudora
September 15, 2010
Lawrence Memorial Hospital’s CEO has a dose of good news for Eudora residents.
Sunflower Broadband acquired by Georgia-based company
August 4, 2010
Knology of Kansas Inc., a newly formed part of West Point, Ga.-headquartered Knology Inc., will acquire Sunflower Broadband from The World Company.
State’s unemployment picture looking a bit better
March 26, 2010
The Kansas unemployment rate dropped to 6.8 percent in February, down from 7.2 percent in January, officials reported today.
Despite gains, Kansas job market still uncertain
December 2, 2009
The unemployment rate in Kansas continues to rise, reports the Kansas Department of Labor.
Bonner Springs marble company, Lawrence’s Bowersock dam among 8 wonders finalists
January 5, 2009
From a nuclear plant to a bait shop, 24 finalists have been chosen for the 8 Wonders of Kansas Commerce contest.
Dish Network drops KTKA
January 2, 2009
Satellite TV provider Dish Network is no longer carrying KTKA as of midnight Dec. 31, 2008.
Former Basehor-Linwood fifth-grade teacher enters plea
November 28, 2008
A former Basehor Elementary School fifth-grade teacher entered a no-contest plea this week to three counts of inappropriately touching students.