NEWS

  • Forbes Magazine highlights McPherson as a ‘thriving small town in America’

    Due to a 37% expansion in industrial jobs over the past decade, McPherson was named the No. 5 manufacturing city in the United States by Forbes Magazine. Highlighted in the article is McPherson’s growth in plastics, energy and equipment manufacturing, as well as its low electrical rates. Other cities on…

  • BBQ and Street Dance

    Don’t miss All School’s Day fun at Hopp’s this weekend! Friday,  May 11 7-10:30pm Beer Garden at Hopp’s and Hotdogs at Journey Church. 8-11pm Street Dance with live music by King Midas & the Mufflers Saturday, May 12 11am BBQ Judging 12pm Public Sampling ($10 wristband to participate) 11am-3pm Beer Garden…

  • E-Community Loans

    Transcript: KASI MORALES, GO MCPHERSON: Kasi Morales with Go McPherson. McPherson is fortunate to have an E-Community loan program. JENNIFER BURCH, MCPHERSON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: First, businesses need to work with their banks to get at least 40% of their financing in place, and then they can come to us…

  • Archrock Services Announces Expansion in McPherson!

    The McPherson County Board of Commissioners gave the approval for a tax exemption Archrock Services LP, for economic development purposes.  Among those making the presentation regarding the request were Keith Birkhead, President of MIDC (McPherson Industrial Development Commission) and Mitch Opat, General Manager for Archrock. Archrock is looking to expand…

  • Viega Announces Their Fourth Expansion in McPherson!

    By Cheyenne Derksen Schroeder / McPherson Sentinel Posted Mar 28, 2018 at 9:13 AM A major expansion on the north side of town is set to bring 100 jobs to McPherson. Viega LLC is breaking ground for a new manufacturing facility and also plans on bringing a master distribution facility to McPherson. The new facility…

  • Feed Your Child’s Creativity In McPherson!

    Are you looking for a fun and educational way to keep your middle schooler busy this summer? McPherson is known as a Power House for STEM-related careers.  To educate our region’s youth on all of the career possibilities in McPherson County and to foster an early appreciation for STEM skills,…

  • DI Manufacturing Brings 90 New Jobs to McPherson

    Exciting news in McPherson! DI Manufacturing will be adding close to 90 jobs over the next couple years, with Plant Manager and Quality Assurance Manager positions now available. Visit our careers page to apply and learn about new positions as they are added.  

  • Introducing Go McPherson Industrial Academy

    Go McPherson, Hutchinson Community College, and several area manufacturers launched The Go McPherson Industrial Academy, which offers job seekers a manufacturing skills certificate. Skills taught include: Blue Print Reading Shop Math Precision Measurement Employability Skills OSHA 10 Safety Participation in this program guarantees an interview with several area employers, and there…

  • Pre-Christmas Getaway in McPherson! Dec. 2-3

    Come to McPherson December 2-3 and enjoy a weekend of holiday fun for the whole family. Dec. 2 Mini Main Street 11am-1pm – Children choose holiday gifts at the American Legion. All gifts are priced at $10 and under and are available for children to purchase for their family members.…

  • McPherson County Manufacturers Celebrate Manufacturing Day 2017

    October 6th is National Manufacturing Day, and McPherson County’s manufacturers are celebrating the entire month. The public is invited to tour several local manufacturers. Guests are asked to register here.