FACC expands Wichita location

The FACC (Innkreis, Austria) announced on May 9 its subsidiary, FACC Solutions Inc. (Wichita, KS, US), will expand its location. FACC Solutions Inc. provides maintenance for aircraft components in the US and offers aftermarket services with a focus on the modification and repair of components and systems for aircraft. The company offers a portfolio of […]

Kansas approves adoption bill seen as anti-LGBT

File photo TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – The Latest on bills in Oklahoma and Kansas to protect faith-based adoption agencies that won’t place children in LGBT homes (all times local): 1:55 a.m. Kansas lawmakers have joined their counterparts in Oklahoma in passing legislation to grant legal protections to faith-based adoption agencies that won’t place children in […]

Three Kansas militia members convicted of bombing plot

Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office File photo: Patrick Stein, Curtis Allen and Gavin Wright, three members of a Kansas militia group who were charged with plotting to bomb an apartment building filled with Somali immigrants in Garden City, Kan., were found guilty Friday. By Roxana Hegeman | Associated Press WICHITA, Kan. — Three Kansas militia members […]

Marquis: Like KC’s Power & Light, downtown Wichita grocery store would be game-changer – Wichita Business Journal

After moving to Wichita from the Kansas City area in early 2017, Occidental Management Chief Financial Officer Troy Marquis has had time to develop some opinions about the city and its commercial real estate market. I spent some time with Marquis, a Texas native who thinks fast and drives fast cars, to pick his brain […]

Wichita State Baseball Defeats Tulane

WICHITA, KS (Wichita State Athletics) – WICHITA, Kan. –Wichita State dropped Tulane, 9-3, Saturday at Eck Stadium to even the series with the Green Wave. All Shocker starters recorded a hit against the Green Wave, with Josh Debacker going 1-for-3 with two RBI and a walk. Gunnar Troutwine went 2-for-4 with a double and two […]

Wichita State expects to pay regent’s company more than $2.5 million next year to lease The Flats

A single-occupancy apartment in The Flats this year is $5,900 for the academic year. A double-occupancy room is $4,380. Next year, a one-bedroom will cost $9,000 and a two bedroom will cost $8,300, not including a mandatory meal plan. Tanat Maichan Wichita State expects to pay the chairman of the Kansas Board of Regents’ company […]

Kansas man ordered to write letters of apology for armed standoff

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) – An armed man who threatened law enforcement officers during an eight-hour Lawrence standoff has been ordered to write letters of apology to three officers and undergo alcoholism treatment. The Lawrence Journal-World reports that 49-year-old David Rainbolt faces two years in prison if he fails at probation. The sentencing Wednesday comes one […]

LoopNet president not fazed by planned new local commercial real estate site – Wichita Business Journal

LoopNet’s president says he believes a new commercial real estate service being started in Wichita isn’t likely to cut into his company’s business in the city. Based in San Francisco, LoopNet is one of the most widely used commercial property listing sites in the U.S. Because of pricing concerns from a number of people with […]