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Emporia, KS

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Insurance cost talk before Lyon County Commission

Lyon County commissioners have an action meeting Thursday.

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Nebraska told to pay Kansas damages for overusing Republican River

Nebraska has to pay damages to Kansas after losing a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Republican River water use from the past decade.

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Planning Commission reviews sign height limits, PrairieLand Partners request

The Metropolitan Area Planning Commission had one action item and three discussion items on their agenda for Tuesday's meeting.

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Fire develops when house resident falls asleep while cooking

Emporia firefighters were called to a home in south Emporia for a fire, but the blaze was largely out by the time they arrived.

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Health Center Board of Directors seeks two additional members

The Flint Hills Community Health Center board of directors took care of some routine business during their meeting Tuesday.

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Salvation Army needing food for pantry

The Emporia Salvation Army is starting to run quite low on a lot of food items.

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Reminder from Lyon County Emergency Management: Pick up free burn permit if you plan controlled burn

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.

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Water system improvements to enhance Emporia drinking water

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.

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