Plains State Bank to acquire Alden State Bank, rebrand

Plains Bancshares in Plains, Kansas, has applied to regulators to buy Alden Bancshares in Sterling, Kansas. The parent of Plains State Bank also plans to rebrand as Bank of the Plains on June 20. Alden is the parent of Alden State Bank.

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