Smoke from the Flint Hills has been cited for air quality issues to our north.
The word of the day was "celebrate," as local residents gathered for a windy but pleasant Easter Sunday morning drive-in service at the Lyon County Fairgrounds.
Emporia firefighters responded to a fire call Easter Sunday morning, but thankfully there was no actual fire.
Area residents may have been surprised by a freeze Saturday morning.
Emporia fire crews spent about two hours battling a grass fire east of town Saturday evening.
Two North Lyon County fire departments battled a grass fire south of Bushong on Saturday.
Hundreds of children and their parents went to Jones Park for the Flint Hills Optimists' annual Easter egg hunt. And as has been the case the past 20 years, candy disappeared in short order.
Saturday started pretty chilly for a 5-K, but close to 80 people went to Riverside School to be part of the second annual Riverside-Emporia NEA 5K Bunny Hop.