The Newman Regional Health Board of Trustees approved the hospital's push towards a trauma center designation at its monthly meeting Wednesday.
USD 253 Emporia's school board meeting this week was chock-full of the latest information regarding education funding in Kansas.
Emporia firefighters worked quickly on two fires that developed Wednesday.
Sluggerrr and the Kansas City Royals Caravan made a pitstop at Bruff's Sports Bar and Grill Wednesday, to sign autographs and chat with fans.
Emporia city commissioners reviewed a few projects during their study session Wednesday.
As demolition work continues in and near the Fairgrounds Anderson Building, the community has helped to enhance the construction to come inside.
Emporia Police continue investigating after a trauma call and a negotiation incident that kept authorities at 1116 Union from early Tuesday evening to early Wednesday morning.
Lyon County deputies arrested one man early Wednesday morning after a reported domestic dispute near Americus.