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Kansas has seen its budget picture improve slightly

Kansas has seen its budget picture improve slightly after officials and university economists issued a new fiscal forecast that was a little more optimistic than the previous one. The state’s forecasting group on Thursday increased projections for tax collections by …Read More

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ARBOR DAY CELEBRATION SET FOR ARK CITY

Arkansas City residents are invited to Wilson Park on April 28th, for a special Arbor Day celebration that will double as the “groundbreaking” of the Wilson Park Master Plan. The event, sponsored by the City of Arkansas City, the Beautification …Read More

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Sale of Westar Energy rejected by Kansas regulators

Kansas regulators Wednesday rejected the proposed sale of the state’s largest electric company to a Missouri firm in a $12.2 billion deal that critics argued would financially hobble the combined utility. The Kansas Corporation Commission issued its order against a …Read More