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WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today urged people to visit IRS.gov for the most current information on the second round of Economic Impact Payments rather than calling the agency or their financial institutions or tax software providers. IRS phone assistors do not have additional …

The COVID-19 pandemic has interrupted many facets of our lives, and our personal finances are no exception. As the year comes to a close, how are you feeling about your financial snapshot? And more importantly, how are you getting ready for the New Year?

WASHINGTON — The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service issued guidance Jan. 6 allowing deductions for the payments of eligible expenses when such payments would result (or be expected to result) in the forgiveness of a loan (covered loan) under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).

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Atchison County leaders have reorganized for the year with a first-time commissioner joining them at the table as the fourth woman in county history to do so.

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MANHATTAN — The Kansas Department of Agriculture and K-State Research and Extension will offer virtual workshops Feb. 16–19, 2021, to assist farmers’ market vendors and managers, and also for those wanting to sell food products directly to consumers. The workshop series includes three online…

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An alleged robbery at knife point on New Year’s Eve resulted in the arrest of a wanted 20-year-old Atchison man taken into custody Friday and held in lieu of a $50,000 bond.