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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


​Great Bend Regional Hospital to host lab fair

As a service to the Great Bend area residents, Great Bend Regional Hospital will provide a community lab fair from 6-7:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 1 and Friday, Dec. 4.

November 27, 2015 | | Business


Chili for the Soul

Sunflower Diversified Services recently presented two checks totaling $387 to local charities. The checks represent the proceeds from Sunflower's Annual Chili Cook-off.

November 27, 2015 | | Business


2B Organized announces new franchise in Great Bend

2B Organized, a professional organizing firm, announced the launch of a new franchise to serve Great Bend and surrounding areas. Services include residential and commercial organization, home staging and relocation and move management.

November 25, 2015 | | Business


Galindo joins Plains State Bank

Plains State Bank announces the hiring of Cory Galindo at their Great Bend Loan Production Office located at 2700 10th Street in Great Bend. Cory will be assisting the bank with the Bank Secrecy Act and in the Deposit Operations area. Cory will primarily focus on BSA, bank operations, Data Processing, product development and customer service.

November 25, 2015 | | Business


Nex-Tech announces new location in Great Bend

Nex-Tech relocated its store location to 3700 10th Street in Great Bend on Nov. 1. Nex-Tech customers will enjoy easier access in and out of the parking lot with entrances available on both 10th Street and Grant Street. Customers can sign up for all their technology services at the Nex-Tech store including telephone, Internet, wireless, security and business IT solutions. The property also provided Nex-Tech the ability to place its new central office building on the same property as the store location. The central office building houses network electronics and fiber terminations necessary to support Nex-Tech's $1.7 million ...

November 25, 2015 | | Business


Galindo joins Plains State Bank

Plains State Bank announced the hiring of Cory Galindo at its Great Bend Loan Production Office located at 2700 10th St.

November 24, 2015 | | Business


St. Rose Health Center volunteers host Jewelry Fair

Anyone who is on the search for stocking stuffers and other gifts may want to take advantage of the upcoming B&N Jewelry Fair. St. Rose Health Center volunteers are sponsoring the event, which is open to the public.

November 24, 2015 | | Business


Millennials expected to splurge on themselves this Christmas

Millennials are expected to account for most of the anticipated growth in Christmas spending this year, with 47 percent saying they’ll spend more than last year, according to a survey from PricewaterhouseCooper.

November 24, 2015 | Daniel Bendtsen Deseret News | Business


Gentiva Hospice an affiliate of Kindred at Home celebrates National Home Care and Hospice Month

Gentiva Hospice – part of Kindred at Home, the nation's largest provider of home health and hospice services – joins in celebrating National Home Care and Hospice Month. Every November, this observance honors hospice and home health workers – including nurses, aides, social workers, therapists and administrators – who make a remarkable difference in the daily lives of patients and their families.

November 22, 2015 | | Business


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Great Bend residents cite benefits of HaysMed surgeon’s St. Rose clinic

Duane Huntwork's medical issues began about 10 years ago when he was diagnosed with an autoimmune disease.

January 28, 2016 | | Business


Cherry Village certified as Continuing Care Retirement Community

Jeremy Lewis has long known Cherry Village Benevolence offers the whole gamut of services – from checking in on assisted-living residents to round-the-clock nursing care. And ...

January 27, 2016 | | Business




How 5 retailers have responded to online-shopping trends

Wal-Mart announced last week that it will be closing 269 stores in the U.S. and internationally. About 10,000 jobs will be lost in ...

January 25, 2016 | Sam Turner Deseret News | Business


Controlled trial shows benefits of workplace flexibility

It's official: I'm a work-life balance nerd.

January 24, 2016 | Greg Kratz Deseret News | Business


Who has spent the most money on their campaign so far?

The 2016 election is expected to be the most expensive election to date. Bloomberg says that the price tag may be almost $10 billion, doubling ...

January 24, 2016 | Sam Turner Deseret News | Business


Why work gives you a headache (Hint: it’s not your boss)

You come into the office. The lights are off. Everything’s quiet and everyone’s relaxed.

January 24, 2016 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Business


Great Bend Board of Realtors announce merger

The Great Bend Board of Realtors has announced its merger with several other area real estate boards to create a new entity known as The ...

January 24, 2016 | | Business


Saint Francis Community Services hires Director for Clover House

Saint Francis Community Services (SFCS) announced today that Melanie Miller Garrett, LSCSW, has joined the nonprofit child and family services provider as Director of Clover ...

January 24, 2016 | | Business


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