Last week, the lead developer behind a retail location at 24th and Industrial mentioned Hobby Lobby as the first anchor tenant to sign on. Spencer Thomson also said the city review process would start quickly, and that is indeed the case.
The Emporia and Admire-Council Grove tollgates on the Kansas Turnpike aren't among the highway's top accident locations, but the stretch of highway from Emporia to Topeka sees more than its fair share of crashes.
Gas prices are leveling off after a gradual climb the past several weeks.
Battle of the Badges -- the blood donation variety -- is fully underway.
Unless something changes, the cause of Sunday's fire north of Emporia may be undetermined.
When Lyon County said it had a package in place last August to renovate the Fairgrounds Anderson Building from top to bottom, it wanted all the work done before this year's fair got underway. Mission accomplished.
One man has died and a woman was hurt in a rollover crash at the Kansas Turnpike Matfield Green service area around 3 pm Sunday.
A family gathering southwest of Olpe nearly turned tragic when a young boy almost drowned.