A small kitchen fire was put out quickly at a midtown restaurant Monday afternoon.
Memorial Day 2014 was commemorated in Emporia on Monday with a traditional service at the All Veterans Memorial.
Emporia city commissioners don't have a lot of items on their agenda for Wednesday's study meeting, but they have a couple items of note.
The North Lyon County School Board has set a special meeting for 7 pm Tuesday.
The Flint Hills Community Health Center-Lyon County Health Department Board of Directors has its monthly meeting Tuesday.
Emporia's summer concert series begin this week.
Two Emporia Girl Scouts are receiving scholarship money from the Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland.
Last week saw the heaviest widespread rainfall totals the area has enjoyed in almost nine months. More rain is in the forecast for this week, although the prospects of rain aren't as impressive as they were a week ago.