Emporia, KS

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Fire danger high across area as recent events point out dangers of profession

Emporia firefighters have seen an increase in grass fires this month as conditions have gotten more and more dry.

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ESU installs bike repair stations

Bike repair stations are now installed at several locations on the Emporia State campus.

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Weekend Preview: Move! Emporia 10K, Optimists pancake feed, Bruff's Steak Challenge and much more

The slate of weekend activities locally is once again full.

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Christmas assistance period coming soon for Salvation Army

The Emporia Salvation Army is gearing up for the annual Drive For Food on Thursday. Almost as soon as that's done, it will turn its attention to fielding applications for the annual Christmas assistance program.

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Work session likely, listening tour possible on USD 251 changes

Voters in the North Lyon County School District may have turned down a $39 million bond issue for a new K-12 complex last week, but the issues facing the district aren't going away.

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Main Street announces move to 727 Commercial, raises $15,000 during Benefit Auction

Emporia Main Street had some good news to share during Thursday's Homegrown Night of Entertainment and Benefit Auction.

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Emporia 6th-graders help six local groups through Walk-a-Thon, class competition

Emporia Middle School was bustling with kids excited about helping local organizations Thursday.

EMS 6th graders helped present six local groups each with checks for $1,000, as part of their annual Walk-a-Thon and STREAM Day.

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Young ready to start Monday as Arts Center's new director

The Emporia Arts Center Board of Directors has named one-time USD 253 After-School Quest director Dawn Young as the Arts Center's new executive director.

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