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De Soto, Kan., packaging company plans 300-job expansion in Arizona

Huhtamaki North America, a food service packaging company based in De Soto, Kan., plans to open a new manufacturing and distribution center in a 750,000-square-foot facility Goodyear, Ariz., just west of Phoenix. The $100 million expansion will allow Huhtamaki to better serve Southern California and other key markets on the West Coast.

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Mizzou volleyball team reaches Sweet 16

Missouri volleyball coach Wayne Kreklow and juniors Kira Larson, left, and Melanie Crow, right, discuss a 3-1 win Friday against Purdue, which clinched the Tigers a spot in the NCAA Tournament's Sweet 16 for the first time since 2010.
Tod Palmer The Kansas City Star
Mizzou volleyball team reaches Sweet 16 4:42

Mizzou volleyball team reaches Sweet 16

Jeremy Maclin highlights charity work with special cleats 1:04

Jeremy Maclin highlights charity work with special cleats

Andy Reid after Joe McKnight's death: 'This world is a bit crazy right now' 1:28

Andy Reid after Joe McKnight's death: 'This world is a bit crazy right now'

Local Native American students support pipeline protest 2:42

Local Native American students support pipeline protest