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Notice sent to Emporia residents after drinking water tests positive for high levels of Bromate

The City of Emporia has sent out notices to water customers about a violation in drinking water standard after high levels of the contaminant Bromate were found in early August.

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ESU going smoke free in 2018

Emporia State University hopes to have its students, faculty and staff breathing a little easier in the new year.

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Brutal wind chills expected this weekend

A brutal cold spell is upon us this weekend prompting a Wind Chill Advisory tonight through noon Monday for the entire area. A Wind Chill Warning meanwhile goes into effect at midnight Sunday for Lyon, Coffey, Osage and Wabaunsee counties and lasts through noon Monday.

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Law enforcement urge safety, awareness this New Year's Eve

Law enforcement are encouraging safety with your New Year's Eve celebrations.

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LA Police make arrest in Wichita fatal 'swatting' case

WICHITA -- Los Angeles Police says the officers there have made an arrest in Thursday's fatal shooting involving Wichita Police.

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Update: Space heater blamed for fire at vacant south Emporia home

Emporia firefighters were called out to a structure fire Friday evening just before 8:30 p.m. at 506 South Union Street.

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Update: House fire the result of stove burner left on

Emporia firefighters responded just after 2:30 p.m. Friday to a house fire at 515 Sherman.

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Highway contracts approved for area projects

Contracts have been awarded on a Kansas Turnpike construction project as well as a road improvement project in Osage County. 

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