Emporia, KS

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EPD: Cyclist apparently distracted before downtown crash into Eskridge city truck

Emporia Police have released more details about Thursday's crash that sent a cyclist to Newman Regional Health.

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Woman survives jump from Prairie Street overpass

The woman who jumped from the Prairie Street overpass near Tyson Foods two weeks ago survived her fall.

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KTA CEO Hewitt appears on KVOE Newsmaker segment

The state of the Kansas Turnpike Authority is strong, according to CEO Steve Hewitt -- KVOE's Newsmaker guest Friday.

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RDA board studying public financing options of redesigned Emporia Pavilions project

Financing for the revised Emporia Pavilions retail development project is going before the Regional Development Association on Friday morning.

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Strong City Parkapalooza planned

Major park improvements are planned in Strong City, and a big fundraising event is now also planned on Aug. 22.

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Melvern River Pond now under blue-green algae warning

Blue-green algae issues persist near Melvern Lake but not for the lake itself.

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Preliminary report: Fairgrounds outage caused by too much load for capacity

Lyon County commissioners have approved a $6,000 payment to BG Consultants as the investigation continues into last Thursday's power outage at the Fairgrounds grandstand.

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Sanchez facing trial on teen sex charges in January

A one-time student teacher in Eureka pleaded not guilty during her arraignment in Greenwood County District Court Thursday.

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