Economic Gateway http://www.wkreda.com wKREDA News RSS Feed Tue, 22 Aug 2017 02:31:10 -0700 en-us PRIDE Community Partner Award Winner Given in Natoma http://www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news/?item=13318 www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Dawn Phileger, a volunteer with the Natoma PRIDE Program has been honored for her work in the community.    Phileger was named a winner of the 2016 PRIDE Community Partner Award, given by... Massage Therapist Returns Home to Lincoln County http://www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news/?item=13319 www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Originally published for the Lincoln Sentinel, "Hayworth at home as massage therapist" By Jennifer McDaniel As a student-athlete at Lincoln High School, Tori Hayworth often pulled or stra... BestColleges.com Recognizes Fort Hays State University - Excellence in Education http://www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news/?item=13001 www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 BestColleges.com, an independent organization focusing on college planning resources and rankings, recently released their annual rankings of the top online colleges and college programs in the nation... Stafford County Economic Development Part of a Local Foundation Learning Network http://www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news/?item=12597 www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 ?In April, Golden Belt Community Foundation was selected as a participant for the Center for Rural Entrepreneurship and the Aspen Institute's Rural Economic Development Philanthropy Innovator... White's Foodliner Signs Letter of Intent to Open Grocery Store in St. John http://www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news/?item=12595 www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Original story found here. Stafford County Economic Development and the City of St. John announced today that a Letter of Intent with White’s Foodliner has been signed to establish a grocery ... Boot Hill Distillery's whiskey named best in state at competition http://www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news/?item=12596 www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Original story from High Plains Public Radio, found here.  After being in business for less than a year, the Boot Hill Distillery is at it again - winning awards - this time for its whiskey. ... Synata Bio Finalizes Hugoton Abengoa Purchase http://www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news/?item=11376 www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Wednesday, December 7, several members of the community gathered for an introduction to the buyers of the former Abengoa plant west of Hugoton. Karl Hoffman, Bill Horoszko and Martin Westerhuis with S... KDOT Announces Kansas Airport Improvement Projects http://www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news/?item=11377 www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Twenty-six airports have been selected for Kansas Airport Improvement Program funding to repair or improve facilities and enhance air ambulance access. The projects selected for this Kansas Depart... Three Amigos Mexican Restaurant opens in Downtown Lincoln http://www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news/?item=11378 www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Just two months after the Sunrise Café closed its doors, the Three Amigos Mexican Restaurant opened in its place on March 1st bringing authentic Mexican flavors to the county.&nb... New Wayfinding Signs installed in Lincoln http://www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news/?item=11379 www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 After months of work and years of discussion, six new wayfinding signs have popped up throughout Lincoln in an effort to help visitors have an easier time finding their way around town. Initiated b... Swift High Grade Ammunition Made in Western Kansas http://www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news/?item=11067 www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Original story by John Zent appeared in American Rifleman on February 21, 2017 can be found here. One thing many African professional hunters agree on is that the very best bullets for stopping dan... WKREDA Ag Committee Attends World Ag Expo http://www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news/?item=10950 www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   The wKREDA Ag Committee, along with our partners, the Kansas Department of Agriculture and Kansas Dairy Association, attended the World Ag Expo in Tulare, Calif., February 14-16. ... Lincoln strives to keep Honest Abe's legacy alive http://www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news/?item=10945 www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Excerpt taken from story originally published on February 11, 2017 in The Salina Journal. Full story found here. For nearly three decades, the people of Lincoln have been doing their part to keep H... Effort Begins to Preserve Buildings in Denmark http://www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news/?item=10946 www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 As Debra Parmenter reaches the crest of the hill, she brings her white SUV to a stop along the dusty, country road. For just a moment, she pauses to take in the view. “As I come over this ... Ladies Lead the Way at YEC 2017 in Wichita County http://www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news/?item=10947 www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Four teams of talented young women presented their business ideas to six different judges on Thursday, February 23 at Wichita County High School during the Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge 2017. ... Ford County Announces Winners of Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge http://www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news/?item=10948 www.wkreda.com/wkreda/about/wkreda-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Original story written by Vincent Marshall appeared on February 23, 2017 in the Dodge City Globe. Story can be found here. For the first time in Dodge City, the Youth Entrepreneurship Competition w...