Kansas senators have approved the first round for two bills designed to make government more transparent Thursday.
Lyon County commissioners got a tour of the Fairgrounds Anderson Building Thursday, and were impressed by the work completed so far.
A bill is still pending in the Kansas House after being passed by the Senate which would loosen concealed carry regulations.
The St. Patrick's Committee is seeing green this year, after announcing their fundraising total.
Progress is evident as several area communities upgrade their water systems.
An Emporia man accused of methamphetamine distribution has a preliminary hearing Friday morning.
A class at Pittsburg State University is asking Emporia-area residents to take a survey about an Oklahoma lake.
A power outage affected downtown Emporia Thursday morning.