The Newman Regional Health emergency department is adding staff to meet the increased patient demand. That from department director Damion O'Keefe on KVOE's Morning Show recently.
The first cycle for Emporia's new curbside recycling program is over. Residents west of West Street are up for recycling this week.
Two crashes occurred within a few miles of each other on the Kansas Turnpike south of Emporia Sunday. A third happened north of Emporia.
A smattering of local photography was showcased by the Emporia Camera Club Sunday.
The weekend's activities continue on Sunday with a few events.
The Symphony in the Flint Hills started at the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve, so it was only fitting the concert came back to Chase County for the 10-year anniversary.
Ten teams participated on the Friends of the Emporia Animal Shelter softball tournament Saturday.
Madison Days has enjoyed better-than-expected weather, and there has been a good turnout so far for the activities as part of the town festival.