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Farmers Bank & Trust awarded A+ rating

Farmers Bank & Trust has been awarded an A+ in DepositAccounts.com's independent Bank Financial Health Rating System for the quarter ended June 30. The A+ rating is defined as the highest distinction in terms of relative financial strength and stability, according to their standardized measurement system. The service gives consumers information on the relative financial strength of U.S. commercial banks, savings institutions and credit unions.

September 19, 2014 | Susan Thacker | Business


Heartland Cancer Center observes anniversary with three days of events

The three-event celebration of Heartland Cancer Center's (HCC) 11thanniversary promises to have something for everyone, said Dana Foss, facilitator of the Touched by Cancer Support Group.

September 18, 2014 | | Business


Gavilon acquires silica grain in central Kansas

Gavilon Grain, LLC today announced it has acquired a 981,000-bushel grain facility in Silica. The Silica facility primarily handles wheat, corn, milo and soybeans, with 60-car shipping capabilities on the Kansas-Oklahoma railroad.

September 17, 2014 | | Business


Harley-Davidson supports disabled vets

HAYS - So many veterans feel confused about benefits and services they have earned. There is so much to know - and so many changes from one year to the next. That is why the nonprofit Disabled American Veterans (DAV) and the Harley-Davidson Foundation have teamed up to offer help. The DAV Mobile Service Office will be at the Doerflers Harley-Davidson, 1100 East 43rd St., Hays, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m., on Saturday, Oct. 4, to personally provide the best counseling and claim filing assistance available.

September 16, 2014 | | Business


McDonald’s giving away free coffee

McDonald's restaurants in Kansas – including locations in Great Bend and Russell – will give customers who visit during breakfast hours from Sept. 16 until Sept. 29 a free small cup of McCafé Coffee. The Free Coffee Event is the company's friendly way of encouraging new guests to try McCafé Coffee, while inviting current customers to rediscover the great taste of McDonald's signature 100 percent Arabica bean drip coffee blend.

September 16, 2014 | | Business


Schartz joins American State Bank and Trust

Pawnee County native Pete Schartz has joined American State Bank and Trust Company in Great Bend as its new vice-president for agricultural and commercial lending.

September 14, 2014 | | Business


Pretty Pieces Bouttique to open

HOISINGTON - A unique store in the area, Pretty Pieces Boutique, 118 N. Main, will be opening Sept. 18 in downtown Hoisington, specializing in women's clothing for those who conceal/carry guns.

September 12, 2014 | | Business


BBB advice for consumers concerning data breaches

News of another huge data breach last week was most unwelcome. Home Depot notified the public of the breach, which may end up being even larger than the Target incident back in December. The eventual cost to Home Depot has been predicted to be hundreds of millions. The cost to consumers cannot be measured in mere dollars. Of course the monetary effect may end up being significant but there is also the price of the consumer's loss of confidence in our digital credit card system.

September 12, 2014 | | Business


Rosewood Horse Program Brings Second World Championship Back to Kansas

Nine Rosewood Ranch horse riders competed in the National Snaffle Bit Association World Championship Show Aug. 14-15 at Ford Truck Arena in Tulsa, Okla. For the second time in three years, Rosewood Ranch brought home a World Championship Trophy from that event to central Kansas.

September 12, 2014 | | Business


Sunrise Campaign kicks off; benefits infants, toddlers and adults

When the topic is "personal independence," children are not usually the first people that come to mind.

September 12, 2014 | | Business


Ribbon cut on K-23 project north of Hoxie

A project that improved 19 miles of K-23 north of Hoxie will be open to traffic within the next two weeks.

September 10, 2014 | | Business


CUNA Mutual grant recipients

Employees from CUNA Mutual Retirement Solutions in Great Bend presented checks to the grant recipients of the Barton County Quality of Life Endowment. After submitting a letter of inquiry and presenting the needs for their funding requests, awards were given to: St. Rose Foundation for their Drive Thru Flu Shot Clinic; Clara Barton Hospital Foundation for their Therapy Services and Laundry Addition; Great Bend Public Library Teen Spot Furniture; and Golden Belt Community Foundation for enhancements to the downtown area.

September 07, 2014 | | Business


Great Bend native and President and General Manager of Sunflower Broadcasting receives honor

Great Bend native and President and General Manager of Sunflower Broadcasting, Inc., Joan Barrett, was named one of Wichita's Top Women in Business for 2014. Barrett was among only 20 women who received the honor Aug. 26, at a special presentation hosted by the Wichita Business Journal.

September 07, 2014 | | Business


Walmart Foundation Seeking Kansas nonprofits for giving program

The Walmart Foundation State Giving Council Program will open the application period for its fourth cycle of giving on Sept. 7. Kansas nonprofit organizations can apply for funding to support programs within the scope of the "Focused Giving" areas that include hunger relief, healthy eating or career opportunity. Grant requests for programs that would fall under "Community Engagement Giving," i.e. education, health care access and other human services programs will also be accepted during this cycle. In order to be considered for grant funding this cycle, applications must be received by 11:59 p.m. Central time on Sept ...

September 05, 2014 | | Business


New Rubber Division Manager

T&C MFG & Operating, Inc. announces that Clinton Pangburn has joined the T&C team as the new Rubber Division Manager. Clint previously worked for ODFL as a supervisor responsible for all freight leaving the Great Bend warehouse.

September 03, 2014 | | Business


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Can Donald Trump fix the U.S. economy? Or would he make things worse?

From the outset, Donald Trump has positioned himself as the brash outsider, the only person running for president who actually understands how the economy works ...

May 22, 2016 | Jesse Hyde Deseret News | Business


Brenda West Hagerman to join Larned law firm

LARNED - The law firm of Smith & Burnett LLC announced that Brenda West Hagerman will join the firm in late May.

May 21, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Sunflower Electric adds Relay Technician Apprentice

Sunflower Electric Power Corporation announced that Brandon Wagner has joined the company as a Relay Technician Apprentice in Great Bend. He joined the company on ...

May 21, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


HaysMed hosting Trauma Care After Resuscitation for health professionals

HaysMed will host Trauma Care After Resuscitation on June 29 and 30. The program will be held at the Hadley Rooms with registration beginning at ...

May 21, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Seniors continuously in the crosshairs of scammers

Telemarketing scams, "anti-aging" product scams, prescription drug scams, health insurance scams – the ways that fraudsters target the elderly are numerous and growing by the day ...

May 21, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Bieberle joins The 10th Street Eyecare Center

May 21, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Connell new financial advisor

Anna Connell of Larned, has joined Shirley Flick, Certified Financial Planner®, Professional of Great Bend, as a new financial advisor.

May 21, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


John Jaco Insurance & Financial Services celebrates 50th anniversary

The John Jaco Insurance & Financial Services will mark its 50th anniversary on Saturday, June 4.

May 21, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Why you could be an impulse shopper and how to control it

If you’ve ever left a store wondering how on earth a quick, one-item errand turned into a bona fide spending spree, you’ve got ...

May 18, 2016 | Jeff Wuorio Deseret News | Business


Want to cut your health care bill? Speak up and negotiate with your providers

When it comes to the rising cost of medical care, Dr. Linda Girgis is quick to identify one of the most problematic symptoms: Patients who ...

May 18, 2016 | Jeff Wuorio Deseret News | Business


St. Rose Health Center blood screenings set for May 21

St. Rose Health Center staff members and volunteers will be on hand from 6:30 to 9 a.m. Saturday, May 21 for the next ...

May 14, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | Business


St. Rose physician assistant offers information about strokes

When Jeanne Habash talks about strokes, there is one bit of advice she emphasizes: Act quickly because timing is of the essence.

May 14, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | Business


Clara Barton Hospital Foundation to host 23rd Annual Golf Tournament, Dinner, and Auction

The 23rd Annual Benefit Golf Tournament, Dinner, and Auction will be held on June 17. The golf tournament will feature a four-man scramble at Lake ...

May 14, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Credit Union of America offers first-time homebuyers access to federal grants up to $5,000

Eileen Phelps, Sr. vice president and chief services officer of Credit Union of America (CUA), announced this week that CUA has been approved and is ...

May 14, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


EDC competition dancing away with awards

The competition team at Euphoria Dance Center has been making heads turn from Wichita to Colorado Springs in the past three months. Starting with the ...

May 13, 2016 | Veronica Coons | Business


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