Items relating to the Lyon County Fairgrounds were approved by county commissioners Thursday. An item regarding the Emporia Municipal Airport was tabled.
Gov. Sam Brownback signed a bill making Kansas the first state to outlaw a certain second-trimester abortion procedure.
Tears and screams of pain were coming from Emporia High's tennis court parking lot Thursday, but thankfully it wasn't a real scenario.
Emporia High administration and theater students, along with Emporia Police and firefighters, staged a mock DUI crash at the school.
There were thunderstorms across the KVOE listening area Wednesday, but none "went severe" -- thanks largely to a temperature inversion that hampered storms from developing and also maintaining their strength once they got established.
USD 253 Emporia School Board made a big leap to advancing their 1-to-1 technology plan during Wednesday's meeting.
Hostess Brands celebrated new equipment and more jobs with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday.
Gov. Sam Brownback held a discussion at Emporia's Dynamic Discs on Wednesday, hearing questions and concerns from local business owners.
Emporia Public Works is announcing a temporary closure of Overlander Road next week.