Business news

Google Fiber coming to KCK
11:26 a.m., March 30, 2011 Updated 11:45 a.m.
Wyandotte County is the winner of a high-stakes, high-profile national competition to land Google’s ultra high-speed fiber network.
LMH to open Eudora medical building in April
March 17, 2011
Lawrence Memorial Hospital will open its Eudora medical building next month, officials announced.
Overheated equipment sparks blaze at Eudora Dairy Queen
March 3, 2011
Overheated equipment inside the Dairy Queen in Eudora caused a fire early Thursday morning, and the business sustained interior damage, Eudora Police Chief Grady Walker said.
Eudora questioning effects of proposed sand pit operation
February 14, 2011
On Feb. 23, the Lawrence-Douglas County Planning Commission and the Eudora Planning Commission will play host to a joint hearing on a conditional use permit for a sand pit operation that would sit along North 1500 Road.
Heavy lifting: Moving day in this business all about physics, geometry
January 26, 2011
The business of house moving takes patience, precision and practice.
District ponders selling old school site
January 13, 2011
In Eudora, officials are hoping to use an old asset to help bring some much-needed financial relief.
Shop offers clothing for those in need
December 13, 2010
His Hands Clothing Closet offers free clothing, shoes and coats for families in need, with most sizes available from newborn to 2XL in men’s and women’s attire.
Opening of Lawrence Memorial Hospital’s medical building in Eudora may be delayed
November 18, 2010
There may be a delay in the opening of Lawrence Memorial Hospital’s medical building in Eudora.
Coffee shop’s offerings expand with new owner
November 11, 2010
Jeffrey Cook has worn a lot of hats in his career, from working as a corporate trainer for Applebee’s to working as a sous chef for the Kansas City Renaissance Festival to owning his own catering business.
Lawrence Memorial Hospital hires second doctor for new medical building in Eudora
September 15, 2010
Lawrence Memorial Hospital’s CEO has a dose of good news for Eudora residents.
Sunflower Broadband acquired by Georgia-based company
August 4, 2010
Knology of Kansas Inc., a newly formed part of West Point, Ga.-headquartered Knology Inc., will acquire Sunflower Broadband from The World Company.
After long wait, Eudora Aquatic Center fully functional
June 19, 2010
For the first time since its opening three years ago, the entire pool at the Eudora’s Aquatic Center is fully functional and meets safety standards.
New police chief hired in Eudora
April 29, 2010
Grady Walker has been named Eudora’s new police chief.
Pyle Meat Co. packing up
Recession ‘far worse than any other’ on Eudora business
April 12, 2010
Four hundred pounds of beef jerky cools in the stainless steel smoker in the back room. In the front room, Tom Pyle grabs a seat at the employee lunch table, while son Pat wipes it clean from a homemade meal that his mother had brought them, as she does each day.