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March 6, 2019  

2 Kansas companies indicted over noxious chemical cloud

The three-count indictment alleges that Midwest Grain Products Inc. and Harcros Chemicals Inc. violated the Clean Air Act.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 14, 2017  

General Motors extends summer shutdown at two US car plants

Plants in Ohio and Kansas will be closed for up to five weeks; automaker blames slumping sedan sales.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General Operations Production
November 22, 2016  

Worker hurt in explosion at Kansas chemical plant

Facility manufactures and packages aerosol, liquid and other specialty chemicals.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
July 16, 2015  

Mars Inc. investing $100M at Kansas candy plant

Company will add 70 full-time workers to the 200 already working in the city once the project is completed.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
May 5, 2015  

GM investing $174M at Kansas plant to support Malibu production

Investment will pay for new equipment and technology.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
January 15, 2015  

Bombardier cutting 1,000 jobs due to soft Learjet sales

Cuts affect employees at Kansas and Mexico manufacturing operations.

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January 28, 2013  

GM invests $600 million at Kansas plant

Investment will upgrade paint shop, purchases new stamping technologies, and reduce environmental footprint.