Emporia, KS

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ESU setting sights on Now & Forever $63M stretch goal

The Emporia State Now & Forever fundraising campaign is now at $40 million and counting after an update from the ESU Foundation this week.

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SOS Strong final tally: $16,000

SOS officials say they are pleased with the results of the recently-completed SOS Strong campaign.

That may be an understatement.

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Lyon County Wanted suspect caught

A man wanted on suspicion of illegal drug distribution has been captured.

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Emporia woman's complaint against Westar triggers Kansas Corporation Commission inquest

A partnership between Westar Energy and an electrical service company is now under investigation for allegedly violating customer privacy.

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USD 252 retiring Series 2005 bonds and saving money in process

USD 252 South Lyon County patrons and taxpayers are saving over $85,000 in future debt service payments, thanks to a vote Thursday by the school board.

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Arts Center Director Melissa Windsor says goodbye

Area residents poured into the Emporia Arts Center on Thursday to wish outgoing director Melissa Windsor the best as she and her husband, Brent, move to Arizona. In the process, they rendered the normally gregarious Windsor next to speechless.

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Algae warning continues for Melvern River Pond

A public health warning remains in effect for Melvern River Pond outside Melvern.

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Road opens outside Americus

A little over a month after closing part of a county road near Americus, Lyon County Road and Bridge is opening the road back to traffic.

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