Chamber Chat August 18, 2017

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209 E Main #104, Beloit, KS 67420 ¨ 785-738-2717 ¨

 Chamber Chat

Cawker City Picnic Cook-Off

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Cawker City Picnic

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Chamber Coffee (Back for the fall!)

Join us for the “Chamber Coffee” Friday, September 8th hosted by Farmway Credit Union at the Chamber Office from 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

At 9:30am, Farmway Credit Union will have a short presentation on the services they provide.  After the presentation, stick around for more discussion!

There will be refreshments and tons of networking!


Beloit Typewriter Exchange-25 Year Celebration

Celebrating 25 years in business.  Stop by Beloit Typewriter Exchange August 23rd, 24th & 25th to celebrate with Rose.  25% off all occasion greeting cards, Jeff Thomas prints & cards, Jane McClure prints & cards and Craig Cousland stained glass.  We offer:  copier, faxing service & ups packing & shipping, computer services, new computer, printers & printer cartridges, full line of office supplies.

Stop and have a piece of cake & register for an office chair.

111. E Main St., Beloit, 785-738-2028,, hours M-F 7-5, Sat 7-12.


KVSV Broadcast Schedule

Your Radio Home for the Kansas City Royals in North Central Kansas and South Central Nebraska is AM1190 KVSV The Mix

Friday Aug 18………CLEVELAND….6:30pm

Saturday Aug 19…..CLEVELAND….5:30pm

Sunday Aug 20…….CLEVELAND….12:30pm


Kettle Specials

Grilled Cheese: Jalapeno Corn and Black Bean Dip

Drink: Kansas Territory Brewing Co Beers, $3.50


Nex-Tech Wireless

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Kettle Events

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The Kansas Association of Broadcasters has announced the 2017 KAB Award Winners for Excellence in Radio Broadcasting for the past year.

KD Country 94 in Glen Elder/Beloit, KS has won SEVEN awards in the small market radio station category including two 1st place awards in a variety of categories.

KD Country 94 took home 1st Place in two different categories:

Complete Sportscast: 1st Place: KD Country 94 Sports by Dusty Deines 

Public Affairs Program: 1st Place: Community Matters with Senator Jerry Moran by Chad Hallack 

KD Country 94 also received five other awards:

Editorial/Commentary: 2nd Place: That Will Never Work by Wade Gerstner

Complete Newscast: Honorable Mention: KD Country 94 News by Chad Hallack

Sports Play-By-Play: Honorable Mention:

8-Man Division II All Star Game by Dusty Deines, Wade Gerstner, & Chad Hallack

Special Program: Honorable Mention: The Football Express by Wade Gerstner, Dusty Deines, Todd Clover

Spot News: Honorable Mention: Jewell County Earthquakes by Chad Hallack

General Manager Wade Gerstner commented, “I’m very proud of our staff as they work extremely hard to provide high quality content to our listeners, whether it be local news, local sports, local weather coverage, local radio commercials, or our local website.   We would like to thank our listeners and advertisers who make all of this possible.  We will continue to strive to provide the best coverage our area deserves.”

The Kansas Association of Broadcasters will hold their annual convention in Manhattan in October, where station personnel receive their awards.


KD Country 94 & Z96.3 the Lake held it’s 9th Annual Summer Giveaway Finale Saturday, August 12th at Dairy Queen

Alyce Gillett of rural Esbon was the winner of the Kid’s Gator courtesy of Miller Hardware, LLC in Downs

Adult Prizes

Chris Lesage of Beloit (winner of the enclosed 5 x 8 Carry On Trailer), Savannah Spicher of Beloit (winner of the Firman 4550 watt generator) and Judy Tucker of Smith Center (winner of the American Flag Kayak), all those prizes courtesy of Becker Autos & Trailers.

A gigantic Thank You to Our summer giveaway sponsors:

Becker Autos & Trailers in Beloit The Guaranty State Bank and Trust Company

Bubba Q’s BBQ in Beloit

Willow Spring Services, Inc. in Beloit

Farmway Coop

Cunningham Telephone & Cable

More Buick-Chevrolet in Osborne.

Farmway Credit Union

Dairy Queen

and by the Beloit Call.


Nex-Tech Wireless

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Cruise the Blues

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Boost your Journey-Beloit Christian Women’s Conference

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St. John’s Harvest Festival

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Have Any Exciting News to Share?

The Chamber wants to help spread the word about your business.  “Noteworthy News” is your opportunity to do just that.  It’s a great way to inform other Chamber members about anything that’s new within your organization.  Fill us in on what’s happening from staff changes to a new product or service.  Send it to by Thursday at noon and I will include it in Chamber Chat!


Calendar of Events

Friday, August 18th – Sunday, August 20th – Cawker City Picnic

Tuesday, August 22nd – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room

Wednesday, August 23rd– Friday, August 25th – 25 Year Celebration at Beloit Typewriter

Wednesday, August 23rd – Noon – Lions Club – Location TBD

Wednesday, August 23rd – 4pm-7pm – MCHHS Job Fair – MCHHS North Dining Room

Thursday, August 24th – 12:30pm – SVED Board

Saturday, August 26th – 9am-3pm – Boost Your Journey-Beloit Christian Women’s Conference – NCK Wellness Center

Saturday, August 26th – Cruise the Blues

Tuesday, August 29th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room

Wednesday, August 30th – Noon – Lions Club – Location NCK Tech

Monday, September 4th – Closed for Labor Day

Monday, September 4th – 7pm – Mitchell County Fair Board – Guaranty State Bank

Tuesday, September 5th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room

Wednesday, September 6th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Thursday, September 7th – Noon – Mitchell County Tourism & Conv – Courthouse

Friday, September 8th – 9am-10:30am – Chamber Coffee hosted by Farmway Credit Union –  Chamber Office

Monday, September 11th – 5:30pm – Mitchell County Historical Society – Museum

Monday, September 11th – 7pm – Water Ways Program – Museum Annex

Tuesday, September 12th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room

Tuesday, September 12th – 7pm – Cassiopeia

Wednesday, September 13th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Saturday, September 16th – 6pm – St. John’s Harvest Festival

Tuesday, September 19th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room

Wednesday, September 20th – Social Justice Day – St. John’s

Wednesday, September 20th – 9:30am – Beloit Ministerial Association

Wednesday, September 20th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech

Thursday, September 21st – 12:30pm – SVED Board – NCRPC

Tuesday, September 26th – Noon – Rotary – Trail Room

Wednesday, September 27th – Noon – Lions Club – NCK Tech


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