Emporia State University and Flint Hills Technical College received some extra financial boosting during the Emporia Rotary Club meeting Tuesday.
An exonerated Oklahoma man will be speaking on the death penalty and his wrongful conviction this week.
Late-season severe weather is possible overnight Tuesday and midday Wednesday.
After being delayed once before, 15-year old Arturo Palafox's sentencing hearing has been postponed again.
Emporia city commissioners have a few proclamations and projects on their agenda for this week's action session.
An Emporia man will spend almost two years in prison for trafficking marijuana.
The Kansas Department of Transportation is considering a statewide network of transloading facilities, and Emporia is on a list of cities being considered for one.
Emporia State University has the Outstanding Emergency Manager of the Year.