More Jobs To Come to Sunflower State

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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)_ A new brigade at the Kansas National Guard on the way is bringing more jobs to the Sunflower State.

A brand new Kansas National Guard field artillery brigade is expected to bring 15 full time jobs to Manhattan sometime next year.

The new brigade will bring in about 160 drill status guard members with employees assigned to Manhattan around June 1st.

The brigade will provide command and control to two field artillery battalions in Hiawatha and Wichita providing indirect fire in support of army maneuvers.