Six area residents, including an Emporia woman, are hospitalized at Anderson County in Garnett after an SUV hit a tree head-on near Richmond late Friday night.
Authorities are investigating after a car crash in southeast Osage County early Saturday.
At times over the past three weeks, KVOE listeners have had chances to pick up both heavy rain and isolated to scattered severe weather. In most cases, the area has picked up the rain without any severe weather reports -- and that was again the case Saturday morning.
The 77th annual Flint Hills Rodeo bucks on this weekend.
One man was taken to Newman Regional Health following a motorcycle accident in east Emporia on Friday.
Seventy years ago, thousands of Allied soldiers descended on Normandy to uproot German forces along the northern French coastline. The D-Day effort was costly but successful, paving the way for victory in both Europe and Japan a year later.
June 8, 1974, started as a warm, humid spring day and ended with disaster as the west edge of Emporia was sheared away by one of the worst tornadoes in the state's recorded weather history.