Kari's Christmas Ring for Kids broke a record for fundraising for one local organization, and the winners were very merry indeed.
On Wednesday, it was announced a credentialing committee at Newman Regional Health had recommended an agreement with Flint Hills Community Health Center and Dr. Amanda Ruxton for delivering babies should not go forward because there was no component involved about adult care. On Thursday, Newman Regional CEO Bob Wright told KVOE News this has been a discussion point between the medical facilities for over a year.
EDP Renewables hasn't said whether it has started producing power out of its brand-new site near Waverly yet, but all the turbine equipment stored this year in Emporia is now at that location.
Lawmakers will be changing their approach to court funding, now that the Kansas Supreme Court has said an administrative change in how district chief judges are selected does not pass Constitutional muster.
The website www.OnlyinYourState.com has some nice recognition for three area downtowns.
Wednesday was a good day for kids receiving help from SOS.
Last month, Osage County commissioners voted to reduce Treasurer Shari Weber's salary by almost half. That decision has now led to legal action by Weber against the board.
Local retailers say the holiday shopping period has overcome a slow start and has revved up nicely as Christmas approaches.