City of McPherson to lower property taxes

A city budget surplus will contribute to McPherson residents paying less property taxes in 2008. Because the city has more money than expected, the amount...

Kansas lawmakers not happy about Missouri tax

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Kansas lawmakers are upset about a new law in Missouri that eliminates an income tax deduction for Kansans who...

City budget tight; mill levy may go up

Tight, very tight, is what Marysville’s proposed city budget looks like for 2008 and, if approved at the Aug. 13 City Council meeting, the...

Real estate investment firm gets into foreclosure market

Meyer Organization owner says he works to help homeowners in foreclosure save their credit Troy Meyer has been watching the dramatic increase in the number...


Senators Press NDAA Conferees to Protect Basic Allowance for Housing

U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) joined U.S. Senators Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), John Boozman (R-Ark.) and John Tester (D-Mont.) this week in a bipartisan effort to urge the leaders of the Senate and House Armed Services Committee to protect the housing benefits of dual-military families, women and junior members of the Armed Forces.


Southwest Kansas Weatherization Program will have New Service Providers

A twenty- five county region in southwest Kansas will be split and will receive new service providers for the Kansas Weatherization Assistance Program this month. The region had been served by Interfaith Housing Services, Inc. for the previous 9 years.