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Light display spreading holiday cheer at Great Bend Regional Hospital

A new holiday light display adorns the west surgery entrance at Great Bend Regional Hospital, spreading holiday cheer to all who see it. The display was purchased through a live auction donation at the USD 428 Education Foundation Dinner last month. Stueder Contractors usually places this display on their building on 10th Street, but made a decision this year to donate it for the good of the foundation.

December 09, 2015 | | Business


Central Kansas Family Practice invests in new lab equipment

Central Kansas Family Practice (CKFP) is one of the few family practices in the area to offer an in-house laboratory. Recently, the practice invested in a new piece of laboratory equipment that is improving the relevance of the lab and its services. The new tabletop chemistry analyzer is an Alfa Wasserman Axcel, an upgrade from the machine they were using previously. Not only does it save space compared to the larger, old-fashioned machine but it performs a large variety of chemistry tests to help the CKFP staff provide results to its patients as quickly as possible.

December 09, 2015 | | Business


Know your holiday purchase protection

Many Kansans are now working on their family holiday gift lists for Christmas. When you are deciding on those gifts that will remain in your home, it is important to know what your existing insurance covers before purchasing additional protection, like an extended warranty.

December 06, 2015 | Ken Selzer, CPA, Kansas Commissioner of Insurance | Business


Travel Agent Magazine recognizes 25 leading travel advisors of 2015

Great Bend may not be an international travel hot spot, but it's the center of the universe for the clients of Paula Axman's four-person travel agency in a small rural community of 16,000. "The nearest city of comparable size is 60 miles away. Yet Paula, individually, and as leader of our agency, regularly garners national peer recognition for herself and our agency," says office manager Larry Kopke. Over the course of her 27-year career, Axman has been a Collette "Agent of the Year," a "Top National Producer" for Globus Family of Brands and one of American Express ...

December 06, 2015 | | Business


Schartz joins Xelmar Medical Spa staff

Sharon Schartz has joined the staff of Xelmar Medical Spa, a full service medical spa that offers the latest in technology and products in aesthetic medicine.

December 06, 2015 | | Business


Central National Bank Lender graduates from Lending School

Central National Bank has announed the graduation of Amanda Proffitt from the Kansas Bankers Association Principles of Commercial Lending School.

December 06, 2015 | | Business


Danceography holding lessons for winter formals

Lee Ann June is teaching one night sessions at Danceography, for those interested in picking up some new dance moves. The classes will be held at 8 p.m. on Dec. 8 and Dec. 14.

December 06, 2015 | | Business


Mora joins Cerda as OPI in-house sales, supplies representative

Daniela Mora recently joined Stephanie Cerda to form a two-woman customer-service team at Office Products Inc. (OPI).

December 02, 2015 | | Business


Great Bend Staff Accountant receives CPA designation

The certified public accounting firm of Adams, Brown, Beran & Ball, Chtd. announces Meghan Burch, staff accountant at the firm's Great Bend office, has received her license as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).

December 02, 2015 | | Business


How millennials are changing the economy, one ethical purchase at a time

Samantha Okazaki bought her first pair of Toms shoes when she was in college. She didn’t really like them. She found them comfortable but plain.

December 01, 2015 | Bob Lloyd Deseret News | Business


Golden Belt Community Foundation announces Fall Grant recipients

Golden Belt Community Foundation recently completed the November competitive grant cycle and awarded a total of $14,058. The foundation supports programs or projects that are innovative, collaborative, proactive, measurable and sustainable.

November 29, 2015 | | Business


Make your holiday shopping and charitable giving safe and successful with these tips from BBB

Thanksgiving is quickly approaching, and some retailers have already announced several of their deals. Though more and more stores are opening their doors to shoppers on Thanksgiving Day, Black Friday will remain one of the biggest shopping days of the year, both online and in stores. BBB offers advice for consumers who plan to shop on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday and intend to make charitable donations on Giving Tuesday.

November 29, 2015 | | Business


Keller Real Estate, Inc. announces the addition

Keller Real Estate, Inc. announces the addition of Joe Cotton of Hoisington to their sales staff. Joe was born and raised in Hoisington where he graduated from USD 431 and attended BCCC. He received both his Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Education from Newman University in Wichita. Joe and his wife Ginger returned to Hoisington in 1994 to raise their family, sons Micah and Joey and daughters Sarah and Rebekah. Since their return to the area, Joe has been active in the ministry, education and coaching.

November 29, 2015 | | Business


Sunflower, local business ask community to brighten Christmas

Christmas will be a little merrier for children who might not otherwise have a package to open this year, thanks to a local non-profit agency and a Great Bend business. Infants and toddlers served by Sunflower Diversified Service's Early Education Center (EEC) and Incredible Years (IY) Preschool will benefit from the activity sponsored by Great Bend Coffee, 2015 Lakin.

November 29, 2015 | | Business


Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System names Ken Johnson as President and CEO

Ken Johnson has been named president and chief executive officer of the Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System, effective immediately.

November 29, 2015 | | Business


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National, state flooding concerns prompt look at insurance issues

Ken Selzer, CPA, Kansas Commissioner of Insurance.

September 24, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Students of Farmers Bank & Trust employees receive $4,500 in scholarships

Farmers Bank and Trust awarded employees and their families with scholarships for their college students for the 2016-2017 school year. Nine students received a $500 ...

September 24, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Cherry Village teams up with KACE for specialized training

Since Cherry Village Benevolence administrators actively pursue continuing education, they didn't hesitate to enroll in a comprehensive statewide program, said Jeremy Lewis, chief financial ...

September 21, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | Business


How to handle criticism in the workplace

Criticism in the workplace is inevitable.

September 21, 2016 | Sarah Anderson Deseret News | Business


Wornkey earns state honor

September 20, 2016 | Dale Hogg | Business


KHA Leadership Institute graduates 32

The Kansas Hospital Association Leadership Institute graduated its 15th class of 32 students on Sept. 8, at the KHA Annual Convention and Trade Show in ...

September 20, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Celebrate Fall with family and friends at Granny Mae’s Pumpkin Patch

Granny Mae's Pumpkin Patch, located off I-70 at the Dorrance exit 199, will be open weekends throughout the month of October beginning Sept. 24 ...

September 20, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Clara Barton Hospital acquires Nanosphere

Clara Barton Hospital recently acquired a new diagnostic instrument that will allow doctors to receive results of a variety of in-house tests much faster. For ...

September 20, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Amazon's 30-hour workweek not just about saving money

Amazon's experiment with a 30-hour workweek could have far-reaching impact on the job market if it fails or succeeds, according to reports that speculate ...

September 20, 2016 | Sarah Anderson Deseret News | Business


Scamming the millennials

Everyone is familiar with this stereotype: The naïve and vulnerable aging citizen who sadly loses a huge chunk of their savings to an Internet ...

September 17, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


HaysMed welcomes new physicians

HaysMed Medical recently welcomed three new physicians to their medical staff. Dr. David Lerner, Dr. Elizabeth Snyder and Dr. Wally Walstrom have all recently begun ...

September 17, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Local independent business woman earns coveted Mary Kay pink Cadillac in recognition of outstanding

Mary Kay Independent Sales Director Jil Johnson of Great Bend has earned the use of the exclusive Mary Kay pink Cadillac, an iconic symbol of ...

September 17, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Doctor’s referral not necessary for St. Rose physical therapy

Melanie Schroeter has been providing physical therapy services at St. Rose Health Center for only a short time but she has noticed that many people ...

September 15, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | Business


How fantasy football can be a cost and a benefit at the office

Fantasy football can drain a company’s productivity, costing employers an estimated $16.8 billion over the course of the season. But could factors such ...

September 15, 2016 | Sarah Anderson Deseret News | Business


The importance of credit scores and how they work

If you don’t know a lot (or even anything) about credit scores, you’re not alone. About half of consumers surveyed by Experian, a ...

September 15, 2016 | Sarah Anderson Deseret News | Business


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