Emporia, KS

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Governor proposes performance link to school funding

Gov. Sam Brownback's proposal to leave the current school funding formula behind on the way to a new formula -- with block grant funding as a bridge -- now includes a proposal to link funding to school performance.

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Lawmakers now staring at $320 million shortfall before June ends

The revenue picture for Kansas got darker Friday as revenues missed revised expectations by $47 million.

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Descriptive information sketchy after hit-and-run Saturday

An investigation continues after a hit-and-run accident near Walnut School early Saturday.

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Sammy Kershaw concert packs Granada

Country music star Sammy Kershaw brought his Cajun flavor and flair to the Granada Theatre on Saturday. And, yes, that means singing about the queen of his double-wide trailer.

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Inaugural Quail Forever banquet and auction well-attended

The first-ever Quail Forever banquet and auction is in the books.

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Romans to spend over two years in prison for child exploitation

A former undersheriff with Greenwood County will spend over two years in prison for child sex crimes.

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Aqueduct discussion revisited to help drought-stricken west Kansas

Part of the KVOE listening area northwest of Emporia could see construction of a major water project designed to alleviate drought in western Kansas, but the projected costs may be too prohibitive to move forward.

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Semi crashes into creekbed west of Emporia; no hospital trips needed

No injuries were reported after a semi crashed into a creekbed west of Emporia on Saturday.

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