Lyon County commissioners have an action meeting Thursday.
Nebraska has to pay damages to Kansas after losing a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Republican River water use from the past decade.
The Metropolitan Area Planning Commission had one action item and three discussion items on their agenda for Tuesday's meeting.
Emporia firefighters were called to a home in south Emporia for a fire, but the blaze was largely out by the time they arrived.
The Flint Hills Community Health Center board of directors took care of some routine business during their meeting Tuesday.
The Emporia Salvation Army is starting to run quite low on a lot of food items.
The Lyon County Emergency Management office is reminding residents to pick up free burn permits if they haven't already done so but plan a controlled burn this year.
After finishing in the top five in the Berkeley Springs Best-Tasting Water in the World contest the past three years, the city of Emporia is planning major upgrades to its ozone filtration system this year. Part of the reason why, according to City Manager Mark McAnarney, is to keep Emporia among the world's elite when it comes to tap water.