Emporia, KS

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Part of Road B closing for bridge replacement

Lyon County Road and Bridge is closing part of a road in the western part of the county starting Monday.

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County commissioners approve upgrade to court recording equipment

Lyon County commissioners had a lot of talk and some action during their regular meeting Thursday.

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Second SLIM professor files federal lawsuit against ESU

Dr. Rajesh Singh has filed a lawsuit against Emporia State University and the School of Library and Information Management for harassment and discrimination.

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'Miscommunication' leads to media being asked to leave student forum at ESU

There was a communication kerfuffle during the student diversity and inclusion forum at Emporia State Thursday, which led to the exclusion of media personnel.

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Area residents recount early wake-up from Oklahoma quake

A series of earthquakes originating from north-central Oklahoma was felt across a wide part of the Central and Southern Plains, including the Flint Hills.

The U.S. Geological Survey logged a magnitude 4.7 earthquake about eight miles southwest of Cherokee, Okla., at around 1:40 am. That quake was followed at around 3:40 am by a magnitude 3.1 quake and by a 3.7 quake around 6 am.

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Great American Smokeout taking place Thursday

The annual Great American Smokeout is taking place Thursday.

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Two vehicles involved in reported injury crash

Emporia police and rescue workers were called to a southeast Emporia intersection after a report of an injury crash early Thursday morning.

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Unattended death under investigation

Emporia Police are investigating an unattended death discovered earlier this week.

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