Business

DFA Milk Plant celebrates grand opening

By SCOTT AUST, FCEDC Director of Communication Rick Smith, President and CEO of Dairy Farmers of America, was impressed with the nearly 200 people who came out Thursday afternoon to help the company celebrate the grand opening of DFA’s Garden City milk processing plant. “This facility, this whole project, represents […]

United Rentals opens Garden City branch

By SCOTT AUST Officials with United Rentals, a national construction equipment rental company, said Wednesday that they are excited to finally open a branch in Garden City. “We moved in four-and-a-half to five weeks ago, got everything set up for our expansion,” Danny Maisch, operations supervisor said during an open […]

FNB supports local FFAs

First National Bank wanted to show our deepest gratitude to everyone involved in agriculture. We realize the importance of the hard work, and struggles those in agriculture overcome.  First National Bank donated to all local FFA Chapters (Future Farmers of America) in recognition of National Thank A Farmer Day today, […]

Fry Eye breaks ground on new clinic

By SCOTT AUST Braving a spritz of rain and the first chilly blast of fall, several dozen people turned out Monday afternoon to support the groundbreaking for Fry Eye Associates new eye care clinic. Located at 502 College Drive just south of the Garden City Community College campus, the new […]

HPPR to Help Create Kansas Public Media News Collaboration

High Plains Public Radio will be a part of the newly expanded Kansas News Service!   “KCUR heads the Kansas-based collaboration, which includes KMUW in Wichita; Kansas Public Radio in Lawrence; and High Plains Public Radio in Garden City. The CPB funding will help the stations expand the work of the Topeka-based Kansas […]

Accelacare at Sunflower Electric

From Accelacare Physical Therapy: “‘Back’ to basics: Dr. Wes Wickwar PT spoke to Sunflower Electric Power employees about back safety yesterday. They learned about proper lifting techniques, correct posture, common causes of back pain and more. Thanks to Vicky Olvedo for contacting us to set this up! We were so happy […]

Patrick Dugan’s unveils renovation

By SCOTT AUST At 7 a.m. Friday, Patrick Dugan’s Coffee House, 301 N. Main St., revealed to the public the fruits of an expansion project that took 13 months from start to finish, wrapping up late Wednesday evening. “We were at the point that Friday and Saturday mornings you couldn’t […]