Emporia, KS

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Mayor thanks Sterling House rescuers; Fire Marshal says staffer put fireworks bin against wall

Emporia city leaders are offering a formal "thank you" to those who helped to rescue the over 20 Sterling House residents from a devastating fire last week.

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Semi knocks down railroad crossing arm

Emporia Police are investigating after rail equipment was damaged in an accident in east Emporia on Thursday.

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Tornado numbers in Kansas lower this year -- so far

The number of tornadoes reported in Kansas this year is much lower than average.

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Water main leak fixed at 12th and Garfield, but at least one more leak exists

Crews with Emporia's Underground Utilities Department have found most of the reason behind an ongoing water issue at 12th and Garfield.

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New roof coming for Lyon County Road and Bridge

Lyon County commissioners had a short action meeting Thursday.

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Tractor fatality victim identified

Osage County officials have now released the name of the person killed in Wednesday's rollover tractor accident near Burlingame.

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All Veterans Memorial to be busy for Rally North America stop

Rally North America will be in Emporia right around lunchtime Thursday, if the schedule holds.

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Regular concert season ending Thursday for Municipal Band

The Emporia Municipal Band is closing down its regular season Thursday. "Cook's Choice" is the theme, according to Director Gary McCarty.

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