A new monthly survey report says April results suggest that slow economic growth remains ahead for nine Midwestern and Plains states.
Slow economic growth likely lies ahead for nine Midwestern and Plains states, according to a monthly survey report issued Wednesday.
Private-sector employment in Kansas grew more quickly last year than previously reported and at its highest annual rate since 2007, the state Department of Labor reported Friday.
Kansas wheat crops and livestock are in generally positive shape so far this winter.
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says more new businesses were formed in Kansas in 2014 than at any point since 2003.
Weakness in the agriculture and energy sectors will slow the economy in nine Midwestern and Plains states this spring, according to a monthly survey of business leaders released Monday.
South-central Kansas and northern Oklahoma on Sunday and Monday experienced the second batch of manmade earthquakes in four days with magnitudes reaching as high as 3.9 and 4.1.
Kansas would nearly triple its cigarette tax, raise taxes on alcohol and slow down promised income tax cuts to balance its budget under proposals Republican Gov. Sam Brownback outlined Friday.
Two credit rating agencies said Friday that the state’s budget shortfall and a recent court ruling on school finance represent growing problems for the state that could affect its credit rating in the future.
For years, the government has been issuing guidelines about healthy eating choices. Now, a panel that advises the Agriculture Department is ready to recommend that you be told not only what foods are better for your own health, but for the environment as well.