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Library director: Please recycle non-usable reading materials

Staffers at the Emporia Public Library are reminding area residents the facility is not a dumping ground for non-usable materials.

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Vigil set for Ethan Schmidt as double-murder investigation continues

Emporia State's Phi Delta Theta fraternity will hold a candlelight vigil for Ethan Schmidt, the ESU alum shot dead at Delta State University in Cleveland, Miss., on Tuesday.

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Sheriff's Office to conduct 'Smoke-A-Bus'

Lyon County deputies will help the North Lyon County and South Lyon County school districts with special training this week.

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Woman briefly stuck in hotel elevator

No injuries were reported after a woman got stuck in a hotel elevator Tuesday morning.

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KTA continues bridge work outside Emporia

More bridge work is taking place on the Kansas Turnpike near Emporia on Tuesday.

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Sunday night Turnpike crash hurts Texas men

Two Texas men were hospitalized after a crash on the Kansas Turnpike late Sunday night.

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USD 253 board chooses Colleen Mitchell to be new member

And your new board member for USD 253 is...

Colleen Mitchell, former longtime educator in the Emporia district and current David Traylor Zoo Education Coordinator.

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Vintage car theft listed as Crime of Week

Emporia Police are asking for your help in finding somebody who stole a vintage car late last month, and they have labeled the incident the Crime of the Week.

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