Tag: Sam Brownback

After appointment to KCC, Apple to resign from Senate

Danedri Thompson [email protected] Sen. Pat Apple, who represents the southern part of...

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Court finds school funding inadequate

Danedri Thompson [email protected] In a unanimous decision, the Kansas Supreme Court ordered the state of Kansas to provide additional funding to public education. The court ruled that the state’s current base state...

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Unilever announces plans to expand New Century plant

Danedri Thompson [email protected] Unilever is churning change in southwest Johnson County. The Country Crock spread manufacturer announced plans to expand its New Century factory this afternoon. The $152 million...

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Task force will examine DMV

A task force will be investigating how to create a modernized DMV in Kansas, Gov. Sam Brownback announced during a press conference in Olathe Friday. Long lines plagued DMV offices last spring after a new computer system for tag...

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Local schools could win, lose based on finance tweaks

Danedri Thompson [email protected] There will be winners and losers if the school finance formula is tweaked or rewritten, Gardner Edgerton School District Business Director, Eric Hansen, said. Whether USD 231 or USD 230...

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