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23 October 2014
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24 September 2014
Communication/Event Coordinator Job Duties The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce Communications/Events Coordinator will manage the Chamber's communication strategy including all forms of public and media relations, print and web-based outreach and social netwo... Read More
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23 May 2014
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23 May 2014
The Hutchinson / Reno County Chamber of Commerce is seeking a motivated, goal oriented person to fill a critically important role.The Director of Membership will primarily be responsible for all sales activity at the Chamber – including membership and sponsorship opportunities.... Read More
21 May 2014
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15 March 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Chamber, Downtown Hutch to Host 3rd Annual Shamwalk Hutchinson, Kansas (February 25, 2014) – The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce along with the Downtown Hutchinson Revitalization Partnership will host the 3rd Annual Shamwalk... Read More
05 March 2014
Haven, KS (March 5, 2014) The Haven City Council approved industrial zoning for the establishment of the Tenawa Gas Processing facility to be located adjacent to the existing Panhandle Eastern booster station plant just southwest of Haven.  This new facility will extract ... Read More
28 February 2014
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12 February 2014
Kansas Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger to Speak at Chamber Breakfast Hutchinson, KS (February 12, 2014) Sandy Praeger, Kansas Insurance Commissioner, will address the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce during the February Membership Breakfast on Wednesday,... Read More
27 November 2013
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22 October 2013
Hutchinson, KS (October 22, 2013) The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce announces Howard Putnam, former CEO of Southwest Airlines, will speak at the 2014 Chamber Annual Meeting. The Chamber Annual Meeting will be held on Monday, February 3, 2014 at the Ra... Read More
10 October 2013
HUTCHINSON, KS (October 10, 2013) The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce Membership Breakfast will feature Dr. Elizabeth Ablah, a worksite wellness expert, as the guest speaker. The breakfast, sponsored by Cargill Salt, is from 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. on Wedne... Read More
09 October 2013
AgTrax Announces Strategic Partner Agreement with US Fleet Tracking Hutchinson, KS AgTrax Technologies, the premier accounting program built specifically for agri-businesses has announced their strategic partnership and intent to integrate with the US Fleet Trackin... Read More
19 September 2013
The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce Releases Business Conditions Report Hutchinson, KS (September 19, 2013) The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce announces the release of the 2014 Business Conditions Report. The Business Conditions Report details th... Read More
19 September 2013
Kansas Enterprise Industrial Park Awarded Prestigious “Shovel-Ready” Designation Hutchinson, KS (September 19, 2013) The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the Kansas Enterprise Industrial Park has fulfilled the Austin “Shovel-Ready... Read More
08 July 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEIntegrated Solutions Group, Inc. Acquires California-based Data Strategies, Inc.HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Integrated Solutions Group, Inc. (ISG), parent company of ProfessionalData Services, Inc., (PDS) has acquired Data Strategies, Inc. (DSI) out of Poway, Calif.... Read More
19 April 2013
Chamber to Host Presentation on Affordable Care Act Hutchinson, Kansas (April 19, 2013) The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce announces the first in a series of seminars relating to the Affordable Care Act and the impact it has on the business community. T... Read More
15 March 2013
Chamber Opposes HB 2241Hutchinson, KS (March 15, 2013) The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce announces its opposition to HB 2241 in response to concerns that the bill may have negative effects on economic development efforts in Reno County and the State of Kansas.Hutchin... Read More
27 February 2013
The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce will host the 2nd Annual Shamwalk in Downtown Hutchinson on Saturday, March 16th. The inaugural event brought more than 125 participants to downtown. Shamwalk is a socializing and networking opportunity for community members, a... Read More
22 February 2013
Tomorrow’s Legislative Forum is Still On Hutchinson, KS (February 22, 2013) Despite weather conditions, the Reno County Legislative Forum scheduled for Saturday, February 23, 2013 will take place as scheduled. The second of three Legislative forums will be held ... Read More
16 January 2013
On January 16, 2013, John Caton, Legislative Affairs Committee Chairman, presented the Chamber's 2013 Legislative agenda to the membership at the monthly Membership Breakfast. Click Here to view or print the 2013 Legislative Agenda. ... Read More
21 December 2012
 AMBUCS Presents 2013 State of the City AddressHutchinson, KS (December 21, 2012)    On Thursday, January 10, 2013, members of the community will have the opportunity to learn firsthand what’s new and upcoming for the Hutchinson community in 2013. Dur... Read More
12 November 2012
Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce Selects Jason Ball as Next President Hutchinson, KS (November 12, 2012) The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce announced the selection of Jason Ball as the organization’s next President/CEO. “Jason brings divers... Read More
31 October 2012
2012 Consumer Preference SurveyThe Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce and The Hutchinson News partner to bring you the 2012 Consumer Preference Survey. The survey will provide crucial data when actively searching for and recruiting business to come to Hutchinson and Reno ... Read More
17 October 2012
PFDGFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 16, 2012Contact: Michael Snodgrass 816-352-4258 Builders Development Corporation, Prairie Fire Development Group and City of South Hutchinson Welcomes United States Senator Jerry Moran Groundbreaking Event for Riverview Senior Resid... Read More
03 October 2012
Chamber Board Supports Five-Year Extension of Production Tax Credits  HUTCHINSON,  KS  (October 3, 2012) – The Board of Directors of the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce has adopted a position in support for the adoption of a national clean ... Read More
10 August 2012
To view the position profile for the President & Chief Executive Officer for the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce, please CLICK HERE. ... Read More
27 July 2012
  Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce engages search firm to find new President & Chief Executive Officer             HUTCHINSON,  KS  (July 27, 2012) – The Board of Directors of t... Read More
27 July 2012
JOB DESCRIPTION: PRESIDENT/CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER General Responsibility: The President, by authority granted by the Board of Directors of the Chamber, shall be the chief executive officer of the Chamber. The overall responsibility of the President is to plan, organ... Read More
21 June 2012
The Chamber offers Human Resource training as part of the 4th Friday Lunch and Learn series HUTCHINSON, KS (June 20, 2012) The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce will host a 4th Friday Lunch and Learn class, “Human Resource Essentials,” on Friday, June 22, ... Read More
16 May 2012
Office Administrator Job Profile: We are seeking a highly analytical individual with an accounting/HR background as well as a comprehensive understanding of payroll processes and related accounting tasks.The position will handle all facets of accounting functions... Read More
03 May 2012
Office Administrator   Duties: We are seeking a highly analytical individual with an accounting/HR background as well as a comprehensive understanding of payroll processes and related accounting tasks. The position will handle all facets of accounting fun... Read More
02 April 2012
LEADERSHIP RENO COUNTY CLASS OF 2012 Hutchinson, KS, March 30, 2012 – The Board of Advisers of Leadership Reno County (LRC) announces the Class of 2012. The purpose of Leadership Reno County, a program of the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce, is to strengthen ... Read More
27 March 2012
Project Manager, Economic Development Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce Job Profile This position is responsible for managing a variety of economic development projects. This entails both existing business and business recruitment projects. This positi... Read More
26 March 2012
New section of trail celebrated with grand opening event Hutchinson, Kansas (March 21, 2012) A grand opening event, for the new section of walking and biking trail, will be held on Sunday, April 1 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held with a spec... Read More
21 March 2012
Final Legislative Forum for 2012 Session Hutchinson, KS (March 21, 2012) The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce is hosting its final legislative forum for the 2012 legislative session. The forum will be held on Saturday, March 24, 2012, from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.... Read More
29 February 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     CHAMBER APPOINTS STUDENT IN CONJUCTION WITH HHS SERVICE LEARNING PROGRAM   Hutchinson, Kansas (February 29, 2012) – Nick Ramsey was selected to do a service learning internship with the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of ... Read More
15 February 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CHAMBER LAUNCHES BACKSTAGE PASS PROGRAM   Hutchinson, Kansas (February 15, 2012) – The Community Development Division of the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce will launch a new program called Backstage Pass beginning this month... Read More
09 January 2012
For Immediate Release Hutchinson, Kansas (January 9, 2012) - The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the first of three Legislative Forums in 2012. The first forum will be held Saturday, January 21 from 9:30-11:00 a.m. at Mennonite Man... Read More
15 November 2011
Communications/Event CoordinatorThe Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce is hiring for the position of Communications/Events Coordinator. This position will manage the Chamber's communication strategy including all forms of public and media relations, print and web-based ou... Read More
04 November 2011
The Leadership Reno County Board of Trustees announces dates for the next class. This high impact leadership development experience is designed for those interested in engaging in the community and for developing and enhancing leadership skills.  Participants wi... Read More
06 October 2011
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (October 6, 2011) – Hutchinson native Lucinda Piligian, actress, dancer, and wife of prolific TV producer Craig Piligian, will be the featured speaker at The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce 2012 Annual Meeting. The Chamber Annual Meeting ... Read More
06 October 2011
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (October 6, 2011) – Hutchinson native Lucinda Piligian, actress, dancer, and wife of prolific TV producer Craig Piligian, will be the featured speaker at The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce 2012 Annual Meeting. The Chamber Annual Mee... Read More
22 September 2011
Post Date: 9/1/2011Position: President/CEOOrganization: The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of CommerceCity, State: Hutchinson, KS Salary Range: Commensurate with experienceStaff Size: 9Number of Members: 1200Population Served: 63,357Organizational Budget: $1.2 Milli... Read More
13 September 2011
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (September 12, 2011) – The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors announced the selection of nine individuals to serve on a committee created to assist in the selection process of the organization's next President.  The follow... Read More
29 August 2011
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (August 29, 2011) –Rick Mitchell, Chairman of the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, announced today that Kent Tyler, President of Collins Bus Corporation, immediate past Chamber Board Chairman and a member of the Executive Com... Read More
23 August 2011
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (August 23, 2011) – Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce President Dave Kerr said today he intends to step down from his role around the end of the year in accordance with the plan developed five years ago when he agreed to take the position. Kerr... Read More
22 August 2011
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (August 22, 2011) – The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce hosted Kansas Department of Transportation Secretary, Deb Miller and local leaders for a groundbreaking ceremony on Monday, August 22 at 10:00 a.m. to celebrate the start of construct... Read More
31 May 2011
Hutchinson, KS – May 31, 201, Major improvements to K-96 Highway from Hutchinson to Sterling are included in a select list of highway expansion and modernization projects under T-WORKS, the new 10-year transportation program, Governor Brownback announced today in Wichita. ... Read More
04 April 2011
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (April 4, 2011) – The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce has released the results of the 2011 Reno County Wage & Benefit Survey. Produced by the Chamber as a business resource during January and February 2011, the Wage & Benefit Survey prov... Read More
22 March 2011
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (January 3, 2011) – The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce invites all Reno County businesses to participate in the 2011 Wage & Benefit Survey. The survey covers wage ranges for manufacturing, retail, healthcare, service and non-profit sectors ... Read More
09 March 2011
 Richard Shank, Chair of the Legislative Affairs Committee of the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to announce the final  Legislative Forum to be held in 2011. The forum is Saturday, March 19, 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. at Shears Technology Center on th... Read More
11 February 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Hutchinson, KS – February 11, 2011 – The expansion and upgrade of U.S. Highway 50, a project long promoted by the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce, was one of three major road improvements announced by Governor Sam Brownback today... Read More
29 November 2010
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (November 28, 2010) – In recognition of the significant contribution to economic growth that small business makes in Reno County, the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce and The Hutchinson News are partnering to offer a monthly Small Business Award... Read More
09 November 2010
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  HUTCHINSON, Kansas (November 9, 2010)  Draka, a global manufacturer of wire and cable, today announced plans to locate its U.S. cable assembly venture for wind in Hutchinson, KS. The announcement makes Draka the first supplier to locate in... Read More
03 November 2010
HUTCHINSON, Kansas, (November 3, 2010) -- The Leadership Reno County Board of Trustees announces dates for the next class.   Retreat                       Ja... Read More
22 October 2010
HUTCHINSON, Kansas, (October 22, 2010) – Rick Mitchell, Chamber Board of Directors Chair-Elect, is pleased to announce the five Chamber members elected to the Board of Directors. Each new director will serve a three-year term beginning January 1, 2011. The new directors a... Read More
19 September 2010
HUTCHINSON, Kan. (September 19, 2010) The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce is partnering with the Hutchinson News to conduct a survey that asks residents’ opinions about retail stores, restaurants and entertainment venues in Reno County. The information will provi... Read More
11 September 2010
In an effort to recognize the accomplishments of Reno County entrepreneurs, and to inspire others in our community to undertake entrepreneurial pursuits, the Hutchinson News and the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce are partnering to sponsor an award that honors an o... Read More
02 September 2010
  HUTCHINSON, Kansas (September 1, 2010) –Bill Rancic, original winner of  Donald Trump’s The Apprentice reality TV show,  will be the featured speaker at The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce 2011 Annual Meeting. A successful entrepreneur since ... Read More
19 August 2010
Kansas shines in Business Facilities magazine’s 2010 Rankings ReportState earns Top 10 ranking in eight of 20 categories Kansas has been named a Top 10 state in eight of 20 categories in Business Facilities magazine’s 2010 Rankings Report, officials announced tod... Read More
20 July 2010
Cash prizes will be awarded and winning artwork will be displayed for a minimum of five years   Siemens Energy, Inc. announces “The Art of Wind” art competition, an all media -- excluding photography -- contest to coincide with the celebration of its first ... Read More
14 June 2010
Hutchinson, KS – June 9, 2010 The American Legion is excited to announce that the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) has awarded Hutchinson a 10-year contract extension for the NJCAA Men’s Division I basketball championship.  Enjoying widespread... Read More
14 June 2010
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (June 14, 2010) The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce is advising businesses that receive calls from representatives of Hometown Productions to be wary of purchasing advertisements for placement on local maps. The company, part of Universal AdCom, ... Read More
04 May 2010
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (April 16, 2010) The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce, along with the Hutchinson News and the Young Professionals of Reno County, will host a primary election forum for the Republican candidates running for the open Congressional seat in the 1st Di... Read More
23 April 2010
MercyMe and The Oak Ridge Boys have been added to the 2010 Sprint Grandstand lineup! The four-part country group The Oak Ridge Boys has been confirmed for a performance Tuesday, Sept. 14, and the multi-platinum Christian rock act MercyMe will take the stage Saturday, Sept.... Read More
21 April 2010
The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce announced today that it has established a special fund at the Hutchinson Community Foundation to hold contributions from the community for signage to mark the newly designated “John Neal Memorial Highway,” a stretch of the fut... Read More
10 April 2010
The 2010 Kansas State Fair offers something for everyone, and this year’s Sprint Grandstand lineup is no exception. The Fair recently announced it has added Maroon 5, Rodney Atkins, Blake Shelton with James Otto, and rock group ZZ Top with Mick Fleetwood Blues Band to ... Read More
24 March 2010
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (March 24, 2010) With the aggressive goal of creating or retaining 2,000 jobs in Reno County, the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce launched the Spirit of Success program in 2002. The Chamber announced today the achievement of the economic developme... Read More
05 March 2010
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (March 5, 2010) In an effort to connect young professionals (YP’s) from across the State, the Young Professionals of Reno County are organizing a Summit to be held in Hutchinson on Thursday, April 15, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Grand Prairie Hotel and... Read More
04 March 2010
The 2010 NJCAA Men's Basketball Tourney is set to tip-off on Tuesday, March 16…so start making your plans to attend! The tournament is scheduled to run through Saturday, March 20 and all-session tickets ( 26 games) for the tournament are available for $50.00 each.  ... Read More
02 March 2010
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (March 2, 2010) Daymon Worldwide, leaders in Private Brand Development, announced today plans to expand its Kansas Shared Services Center in Hutchinson by 3900 square feet. The expansion will provide space for moving 33 jobs from their Connecticut office ... Read More
02 March 2010
Debworks and G2 Web Media announce the Small Business Social Media Summit will occur June 5 and June 6, 2010 in Hutchinson, Kansas.  This summit is designed specifically for small businesses to identify social media avenues (like Facebook, twitter, blogging), how t... Read More
01 March 2010
Hutchinson, KS – March 1, 2010  – Richard Shank, Chair of the Legislative Affairs Committee of the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to announce the final  Legislative Forum to be held in 2010. The forum is Saturday, March 20, 9:30 to 11:... Read More
15 February 2010
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (February 15, 2010) - - Job seekers are invited to attend the 2010 Reno County Job Fair. The event is free of charge and takes place Saturday, February 27, 2010 at the National Guard Armory, 1111 N. Severance, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. It is sponsored by the... Read More
15 February 2010
Attending the Membership Breakfast this Wednesday? Then head across the hall to the Mercury Ballroom before or after the program to receive your free H1N1 vaccination. The Reno County Health Department will be offering the vaccines:Wednesday, February 176:30 - 9:00 a.m. Merc... Read More
09 February 2010
Hutchinson, KS – February 09, 2010 – Richard Shank, Chair of the Legislative Affairs Committee of the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to announce the second of three Legislative Forums to be held in 2010. The forum is Saturday, February 20, 9:30 to 1... Read More
05 February 2010
NEWS RELEASEDistributed February 5, 2010Every year there is almost as much talk about the commercials that run Super Bowl Sunday as there is about the game itself. This year, those commercials will include Market Hutch. The thirty-second spots promoting visiting Reno County will ... Read More
25 January 2010
HUTCHINSON, Kansas, (January 25, 2010) Black powder enthusiasts from across the state of Kansas will enjoy a  “Step Back in Time” at the Grand Prairie Hotel & Convention Center on February 5-7, 2010. The 25th Annual Kansas Muzzleloading Association Convention wi... Read More
25 January 2010
Noted Economist and Author to Speak at Chamber Annual Meeting HUTCHINSON, Kansas (November 30, 2009) – Freedom--Still Our Best Investment, is the theme for The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting. The meeting, featuring keynote speaker Dr. Barry Asmu... Read More
11 January 2010
The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce invites all Reno County businesses to participate in the 2010 Wage & Benefit Survey. The survey covers wage ranges for manufacturing, retail, healthcare, service and non-profit sectors and requests information on company bene... Read More
11 January 2010
Reno County employers are invited to participate in the 2010 Reno County Job Fair. The event will take place Saturday, February 27, 2010 at the National Guard Armory, 1111 North Severance, from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Because of the economy and the number of job seekers in th... Read More
14 December 2009
A short documentary video featuring Hutchinson and green jobs was recently released. ... Read More
02 December 2009
Officials of the first NJCAA bowl game are counting down the final days until kick-off of this year's match-up between the Hutchinson Community College Blue Dragons and the New Mexico Military Institute Broncos from Roswell, New Mexico.The first annual Salt City Bo... Read More
19 October 2009
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (October 19, 2009) “The H FACTOR” symbolizes the message of a new Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce initiative to help Reno County residents recognize the economic impact they make by doing business here at home. Soon to be seen in advertisin... Read More
15 October 2009
The Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau (CVB) has offered all-inclusive visitor packages for online purchase the past two years. Hutchinson is one of only a few communities in Kansas to provide combination passes for lodging, activities and meals. The CVB packages have ... Read More
13 October 2009
There's been a murder on the Disoriented Express, and the best criminal minds have been called in to help – Sherlock Holmes, Charlie Chan, Lieutenant Columbo, Hercule Poirot, and even Charlie's Angels.  Will they solve the crime first, or will you?... Read More
28 September 2009
The 2009 Rod Run is set to begin this Friday, October 2nd in Downtown Hutchinson and the event is expected to bring even more cars than last year! The three-day, rockin' and rollin' hot rod and classic car show will include approximately 500 cars and crowds nearing 20,... Read More
17 September 2009
HUTCHINSON, Kansas (September 17, 2009) - The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce joined Kansas Governor Mark Parkinson, state and community leaders and company executives from Siemens Energy today to break ground on the new Siemens nacelle assembly facility being built in... Read More
11 September 2009
The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce a ground-breaking ceremony for the Siemens Wind Power nacelle factory. The ceremony will take place at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, September 17, 2009 at Lake Talbot stage on the Kansas State Fairgrounds.   Go... Read More
31 August 2009
The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Daymon Worldwide at the Kansas Shared Services Center (KSSC). The ceremony will take place at 11:15 a.m. on Wednesday, September 2, 2009 at 1302 N Grand.   Daymon Worldwide ... Read More
24 August 2009
  Hutchinson, KS – August 20, 2009 – The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce announces the launch of a webpage to provide information regarding the Siemens Wind Power facility being built in Hutchinson. The webpage is accessible by logging onto www.hutchchamber... Read More
21 August 2009
The Reno County Health Department has provided information for the business community about how to properly handle the recent h1n1 virus outbreak. Please visit the following links to access a business toolkit and general guidance for businesses and employers to pla... Read More
21 August 2009
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18 August 2009
The Highly Popular “Murder in the Mine” Dinner Theatre Returns to the Kansas Underground Salt Museum October 31, 2009.   If you’ve been to the underground dinner theatre before, you know how enjoyable it is. If you’ve not experienced it, this is a great opportunity... Read More
10 August 2009
At a public meeting held last week, the Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau (CVB) heard the results of a First Impressions program recently conducted in Hutchinson.  The report revealed overall favorable reviews of our community.   Administered by the Huck B... Read More
10 August 2009
The Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau (CVB) is excited to announce that a crew from German National Public Television recently filmed in Hutchinson!   The footage of this filming trip will be used in a 45-minute cultural and travel documentary about the Santa F... Read More
27 July 2009
Congratulations to Sidney's Hairdressing College, Inc. for receiving the August Small Business Spotlight Award!   The locally owned cosmetology school was opened in 1960 by Sid Oliver. Sid's stepson, Bill Wyer, started working at the company in 1977 and purchased the busin... Read More
09 July 2009
Have you ever wondered what visitors think of our community?  Would you like to see what changes outsiders think would help our community?  The results of a recent outside assessment of the Hutchinson community will be presented at a public meeting on July 22nd at 7pm i... Read More
09 July 2009
Once again, the Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau has opened up their 'Hotel Hotline' for teams planning to compete in the Boys 13 & Under Baseball AA World Series, and the Girls 15 & Under Fastpitch 'Open', 18 & Under ‘B’ Central.   Designed to... Read More
01 July 2009
The Chamber congratulates Joy's Packing & Shipping for receiving the July Small Business Spotlight Award.   A full service packing and shipping business, Joy's opened in August 2000 under the name of Love Box Factory Outlet. Joy Cottrell managed the store and went on t... Read More
05 June 2009
KWBW, Hutchinson's first radio station, went on air in 1935 under the name of KWBG. It was located in the building that now houses the Reno County Museum at Avenue A and Walnut. The popular station moved to 5th and Main, now home to the Union Labor Temple, in 1951. In 1953, ... Read More
18 May 2009
The Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau (CVB) awarded Denny Stoecklein, General Manager of the Kansas State Fairgrounds, the 2009 Hospitality Award at a luncheon held recently to celebrate National Tourism Week.   During National Tourism Week, the CVB focuses on ... Read More
08 May 2009
The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce invites the public to attend an informational meeting regarding the new Siemens facility to be located in Reno County. The meeting will be held Tuesday, May 12 at the Historic Fox Theatre, 18 East First Street. An informal coffee rec... Read More
05 May 2009
Siemens Energy, the third largest maker of wind turbines, announced today that it has chosen to build its first U.S. nacelle production facility in Hutchinson. The announcement came after a nearly year long effort by the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce, working in clos... Read More
01 May 2009
Hutchinson, KS will be one of over 130 Kansas communities represented at the 20th annual Kansas Sampler Festival. This "all Kansas, all weekend" event will be held in Concordia's City Park on Saturday, May 2 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday, May 3 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.   In ... Read More
22 April 2009
Events   "Extreme Space...One Place For 4" Getaway Package Date And Time4/14/2009 TO 12/31/2009 Event Description:  "Extreme Space...One Place For 4" Getaway Package                ... Read More
17 April 2009
Chamber Board Voices Opposition to Employee Free Choice Act Hutchinson, KS – April 7, 2009 The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors announced today its opposition to federal legislation that would amend the process by which employees form or join a u... Read More
08 April 2009
Add another major sporting event to your calendar for the city of Hutchinson. The Salt City Bowl has become a reality. The city of Hutchinson and Gowans Stadium will host a junior college football bowl game on Dec. 5, 2009. The National Junior College Athletic Association's footb... Read More
01 April 2009
HUTCHINSON, Kansas - Visitors to Reno County attractions will be introduced to other local places of interest thanks to an effort by the Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau. The CVB placed digital photo frames at 9 different attraction locations in Reno County. These fr... Read More
31 March 2009
The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to release the results of the 2009 Reno County Wage & Benefit Survey. Produced by the Chamber as a business resource during January and February 2009, the Wage & Benefit Survey provides a prevailing wage guide for ... Read More
23 March 2009
Two of Hutchinson's best attractions have teamed up just for you! Bring your family and friends down under to the Kansas Underground Salt Museum. Descend 65 stories into the earth and tour the underground mine, then blast off to the Kansas Cosmosph... Read More
22 March 2009
Congratulations to The Sport Shack for receiving the March Small Business Spotlight Award. The Sport shack is a general sporting goods store providing all your sporting needs in one location; including trophies, uniforms and other sporting apparel, equipment, shoes and more. The... Read More
09 March 2009
Hutchinson, KS – March 09, 2009 – Richard Shank, Chair of the Legislative Affairs Committee of the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to announce the final Legislative Forum of 2009. The Forum will be held Saturday, March 21, 9:30 to 11:00 a.m., at Shear... Read More
05 March 2009
  The 2009 NJCAA Basketball Tournament is right around the corner, but it’s not too late to get your tickets!    All Session Tickets for the tournament are available for $50.00 each, and are good for all 26 games. You can contact the American Legion Office di... Read More
21 February 2009
Job Seekers Invited to 2009 Reno County Job Fair HUTCHINSON, Kansas (February 18, 2009) - - Job seekers are invited to attend the 2009 Reno County Job Fair. This event is free of charge and will take place Saturday, February 28, 2009 at the Hutchinson Mall, 1500 East 11th Ave., ... Read More
17 February 2009
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: AT&T and Chamber Legislative Affairs Committee Sponsor Legislative Forum Hutchinson, KS – February 11, 2009 Richard Shank, Chair of the Legislative Affairs Committee of the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce, announces the second of thr... Read More
12 February 2009
Please join us for the February Membership Breakfast, sponsored by The Hutchinson Recreation Commission, on Thursday, February 19, 2009, 7:15 a.m. at the Grand Prairie Hotel & Convention Center. We are pleased to welcome Kansas Secretary of Transportation, Deb Miller, as our ... Read More
12 February 2009
The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce congratulates the Historic FOX Theatre for receiving the February Small Business Spotlight Award. The FOX Theatre is located at 18 East First in Downtown Hutchinson. The FOX Theatre was built in 1931 and closed in 1985 for extensive... Read More
28 January 2009
Visitors to the KS Underground Salt Museum can now save half on admissions with this special offer. Now is the time to take the unique tour of a museum located 650 feet below the Earth's surface! Adult tickets are being offered on a two-for-one basis for tours taken through March... Read More
28 January 2009
The Highly Popular “Murder in the Mine” Dinner Theatre Returns to the Kansas Underground Salt Museum Saturday, May 2. This time it’s the whimsical spoof “We’re Off to Kill the Wizard” featuring the potential suspects of: The Tin Man, The Cowardly Lion, The Scarecrow.... Read More
21 January 2009
HUTCHINSON, Kansas, (January 30, 2009) – Black powder enthusiasts from across the state of Kansas will enjoy a “step back in time” at the Grand Prairie Hotel February 6-8, 2009. The 23rd Annual Kansas Muzzleloading Association Convention focus is on the craftsmen & tra... Read More
13 January 2009
  Hutchinson, KS – January 13, 2009 – Richard Shank, Chair of the Legislative Affairs Committee of the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to announce the first of three Legislative Forums. The forum will be held Saturday, January 24, 9:30 to 11:00 a.... Read More
13 January 2009
2009 Spring Leadership Reno County Class Announced HUTCHINSON, Kansas, (January 12, 2009) - - Leslie Shea, Chair of the Leadership Reno County Board of Trustees, announces the 29th Leadership Class sponsored by the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce. The 34 class member... Read More
05 January 2009
The Chamber Launches Online 2009 Wage & Benefit Survey HUTCHINSON, Kansas (January 5, 2009) – The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce invites all Reno County businesses to participate in the 2009 Wage & Benefit Survey. The survey covers wage ranges for manufac... Read More
23 December 2008
The Chamber Annual Meeting Features Entrepreneur Rebecca Ryan HUTCHINSON, Kansas (December 5, 2008) - - The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting will have the theme, Becoming a Next Generation Community, and will feature keynote speaker Rebecca Ryan on Mond... Read More
07 November 2008
Chamber and CVB Unveil New Websites Hutchinson, Kansas – The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau announce the launch of their redesigned websites, www.hutchchamber.com and www.visithutch.com. The new Chamber... Read More
01 October 2008
Miller’s Vinyl Fencing Receives Chamber Small Business Spotlight Award Hutchinson, Kansas (October 1, 2008) – The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce congratulates Miller’s Vinyl Fencing for receiving the October 2008 Small Business Spotlight Award. Miller... Read More
30 September 2008
Local Aviation Company Expands Operations in Yoder HUTCHINSON, Kansas (September 30, 2008) - - Today, Wichita-based Precision Pattern Interiors (PPI), a producer of high-end aircraft interiors, announced the expansion of their satellite plant at the industrial park ... Read More
22 September 2008
The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce congratulates High Planes Millwork for receiving the September 2008 Small Business Spotlight Award. High Planes Millwork began on October 16, 1989 with four partners.®®® The four original partners had experi... Read More
18 September 2008
Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce to market region and state at NBAA trade show  Hutchinson, Kansas (September 18, 2008) – Twelve state and regional partners have joined forces to market Kansas and the south-central Kansas region as the “Air C... Read More
03 September 2008
The Chamber, YP Reno County and the Growth Coalition Partner to Help Local Companies with Workforce Recruitment Hutchinson, Kansas (September 3, 2008) – The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce (Chamber), Young Professionals of Reno County (YP) and the Reno C... Read More
03 September 2008
High Planes Millwork Receives Chamber Small Business Spotlight Award Hutchinson, Kansas (September 3, 2008) – The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce congratulates High Planes Millwork for receiving the September 2008 Small Business Spotlight Award. High Planes ... Read More
20 August 2008
Rex and Marlene Nelson know the Heating and Air Conditioning business very well, having worked in Hutchinson since 1971. Marlene's parents opened Warrington Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning, Inc. in the late 1950's, Rex joined the business as an employee in 1971. In the l... Read More
06 August 2008
Nelson Heating and Air Conditioning Receives Chamber Small Business Spotlight Award  Hutchinson, Kansas (August 6, 2008) - Rex and Marlene Nelson know the Heating and Air Conditioning business very well, having worked in Hutchinson since 1971. Marlene's parent... Read More
30 July 2008
Growing Manufacturer Increases Wages & Benefits to Encourage Growth in Workforce HUTCHINSON, Kansas (July 30, 2008) - - Krause Corporation, announced today that due to expanded exports to Russia, Ukraine and Australia, they plan to increase their workforce by ... Read More
09 July 2008
Chamber and Hutchinson News Launch Hutchareajobs.com  Hutchinson, Kansas (July 9, 2008) - The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce (HRCCC) and The Hutchinson News are proud to be co-sponsors of Hutchareajobs.com. The main concept behind this site ... Read More
09 July 2008
Absolutely Flowers Receives Chamber Small Business Spotlight Award  Hutchinson, Kansas (July 9, 2008) - Congratulations to Absolutely Flowers for being the July 2008 Small Business Spotlight Award Recipient. Absolutely Flowers began in November 2004, as a ne... Read More
23 June 2008
Since 1988, the Eaton Hydraulics Plant has been a consistent employer in Hutchinson. Today they continue to have a strong presence in the community, hiring and increasing production. We are pleased to hear that production is increasing and that Eaton is actively looking to fi... Read More
15 June 2008
Supplier to Collins Bus Locates New Operations in Reno County HUTCHINSON, Kansas (July 15, 2008) - - Today Collins Bus Corporation, North America’s leading producer of Type-A buses, announced a multi-year partnership with seat manufacturer C.E. White Company. Head... Read More
09 June 2008
Local Manufacturer Increases Production and the Need for Employees HUTCHINSON, Kansas (June 3, 2008) - - Since 1988, the Eaton Hydraulics Plant has been a consistent employer in Hutchinson. Today they continue to have a strong presence in the community, hiring and in... Read More
04 June 2008
Reno County Abstract and Title Inc. Receives Chamber Small Business Spotlight Award Hutchinson, Kansas (June 4, 2008) - Congratulations to Reno County Abstract and Title Inc. (RCAT) for being the June 2008 Small Business Spotlight Award Recipient. RCAT's, hi... Read More
04 June 2008
Internship Opportunities in Reno County Focus of SurveyHutchinson, Kansas (June 4, 2008) - Internship opportunities in Reno County are the focus of a Young Professionals of Reno County (YP Reno County) and Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Com... Read More
15 May 2008
Hutchinson Welcomes the 2008 American Truck Historical Society National Convention Hutchinson, KS – May 15, 2008 – The Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau (CVB) welcomes the 2008 American Truck Historical Society (ATHS) Annual Convention to Hutchinson ... Read More
15 May 2008
Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau Presents 2008 Hospitality Award Hutchinson, KS – May 27, 2008 – The Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau (CVB) awarded Mary Hemmings, Executive Director of the Fox Theatre, the 2008 Hospitality Award, on Wed... Read More
13 May 2008
The Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau (CVB) partners with the state on “Vacation Imagination” advertising spots. Hutchinson, KS – May 13, 2008 – The Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau (CVB) has teamed up with the state of Kansas Travel &am... Read More
08 May 2008
The Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau (CVB) announces plans to tour the 8 Wonders of Reno County while celebrating National Tourism Week May 10-17. Hutchinson, KS – May 8, 2008 – The CVB is conducting a Grand FAM Tour, May 16th, to showcase the winne... Read More
07 May 2008
Wray and Sons Roofing Co., Inc. Receives Chamber Small Business Spotlight Award Hutchinson, Kansas (May 7, 2008) - Bernard and Lorena Wray started their roofing business, Wray and Sons Roofing Co., Inc., in their home in South Hutchinson in 1939. The family busi... Read More
05 May 2008
AND THE WINNERS ARE…8 WONDERS OF RENO COUNTY ARE ANNOUNCED AT HUTCHINSON CITY COUNCIL PUBLIC IS INVITED TO TAKE A FREE TOUR ON FRIDAY MAY 16TH A six-month process to determine the 8 Wonders of Reno County ended today when the winners were announced and recogn... Read More
02 April 2008
Smith’s Market Receives Chamber Small Business Spotlight Award Hutchinson, Kansas (April 2, 2008) - A local tradition since 1933, Smith’s Market offers fresh, quality produce in a friendly atmosphere. The company employs 10 full-time and a couple of part-time em... Read More
28 March 2008
Hutchinson Welcomes the Kansas Federation of National Active & Retired Federal Employees State Convention HUTCHINSON, Kansas, (March 28, 2008) – The Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau (CVB) welcomes the Kansas Federation of National Active &... Read More
24 March 2008
AT&T and Chamber Legislative Affairs Committee Sponsor Legislative Forum  Hutchinson, KS – March 24, 2008 – Richard Shank, Chair of the Legislative Affairs Committee of the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce, announces the final Legislative... Read More
20 March 2008
Job Seekers Invited to Upcoming 2008 Reno County Job Fair HUTCHINSON, Kansas (March 20, 2008) - - Job seekers are invited to attend the 2008 Reno County Job Fair. The event is free of charge and will take place Saturday, March 29, 2008 at the Hutchinson Mall, 1500 East... Read More
05 March 2008
Bridgman Oil Co, Inc. Receives Chamber Small Business Spotlight Award Hutchinson, Kansas (March 5, 2008) - Congratulations, to Bridgman Oil Company, Inc. for being selected as the March 2008 Small Business Spotlight Award Recipient.  In 1960 Elmer O. Bridgman... Read More
04 March 2008
Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau Announce New Members on Advisory Board  HUTCHINSON, Kansas, (March 4, 2008) – The Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau (CVB) is pleased to announce two new members to their advisory board.  ... Read More
15 February 2008
AT&T and Chamber Legislative Affairs Committee Sponsor Legislative Forum  Hutchinson, KS – February 15, 2008 – Richard Shank, Chair of the Legislative Affairs Committee of the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to announce the ... Read More
13 February 2008
Hutchinson Art Center to Auction Painting From Chamber Annual Meeting HUTCHINSON, Kansas (February 13, 2008) - - The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce has teamed up with the Hutchinson Art Association to auction off one of the paintings from their annual mee... Read More
08 February 2008
PrairieLand Partners Chooses Hutchinson for Headquarters HUTCHINSON, Kansas (February 6, 2008) - - The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to welcome to Hutchinson the headquarters of the newly formed PrairieLand Partners. On February 2, 2008, Deer ... Read More
06 February 2008
LogicMaze Receives Chamber Small Business Spotlight Award Hutchinson, Kansas (February 6, 2008) - Congratulations to LogicMaze for being selected as the February 2008 Small Business Spotlight Award Recipient.    LogicMaze was formed in 1999, when Tam... Read More
06 February 2008
Chamber Announces New Economic Development Director HUTCHINSON, Kansas (February 6, 2008) - - The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Dana Regehr has been promoted to the Director of Economic Development.   Regehr, has serve... Read More
04 February 2008
“8 WONDERS OF RENO COUNTY” FINALISTS ARE ANNOUNCED Hutchinson, KS – February 4, 2008 - After months of waiting and hundreds of nominations, The Tourism Task Force of the Reno County 2020 Growth Coalition is ready to announce the 18 Finalists for “8 Wonders o... Read More
01 February 2008
Hutchinson Welcomes the 2008 International Fair Conference  HUTCHINSON, Kansas, (February 4, 2008) – The Greater Hutchinson Convention/Visitors Bureau (CVB) and the Kansas State Fair are gearing up to host the 2008 International Association of Fairs and Expo... Read More
28 January 2008
Employers Invited to Participate in Upcoming 2008 Reno County Job Fair HUTCHINSON, Kansas (January 28, 2008) - - Reno County employers are invited to participate in the 2008 Reno County Job Fair. The event will take place Saturday, March 29, 2008 at the Hutchinson Mall... Read More
23 January 2008
The Chamber Annual Meeting – Features Speaker Erik Wahl HUTCHINSON, Kansas (January 22, 2008) - - The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting , “Inventing the Future” will feature keynote speaker Erik Wahl on Monday, February 11.  The m... Read More
14 January 2008
AT&T and Chamber Legislative Affairs Committee Sponsor Legislative Forum  Hutchinson, KS – January 14, 2008 – Richard Shank, Chair of the Legislative Affairs Committee of the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to announce the firs... Read More
02 January 2008
Commercial Sound Co. Receives Chamber Small Business Spotlight Award Hutchinson, Kansas (January 2, 2008) - Congratulations to Commercial Sound Company for being selected as the 2008 January Small Award Recipient. Commercial Sound Company, a provider and installer o... Read More
02 January 2008
Hutchinson Welcomes the 2008 Kansas Muzzleloading Association Convention   HUTCHINSON, Kansas, (January 2, 2008) – Black powder enthusiasts from across the state of Kansas will enjoy a “step back in time” at the Grand Prairie Hotel February 1-... Read More