Cherokee County became the first county in the Sunflower State to reach the status of Certified Work Ready Community. Ceremonies held Friday at the Columbus Community Center featured remarks from CWRC core team volunteers and regional economic development leaders. Catch the full ceremony video below along with related links for regional news media and regards from Gov. Brownback.
- KOAM-Fox14 TV News
- KSN-KODE News
- Joplin Regional Business Journal
- WIB Video Summary
- Full Ceremony Video from WIB
- Letter from Kansas Gov. Brownback