Emporia, KS

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Shredding, running, tasting highlight weekend schedule

There's plenty of activities for everyone this weekend in Emporia and the KVOE listening area.

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ESU preparing for master class, recital with noted Kansas City Symphony musician Noah Geller

Earlier this week, KVOE News told you about a special partnership between the ESU music department and the Kansas City Symphony, courtesy of a significant donation from former Emporians Fred and Paula Neuer. The master class and recital from Kansas City Symphony's Noah Geller were the focus on KVOE's Newsmaker segment on Friday.

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City explains oversized load permit policy with another truck parked for nonexistent paperwork

The latest oversized load to go through Emporia early Friday was also the latest to be delayed on its journey.

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Unemployment figures hold close to steady in many cases

There wasn't much movement in the area's unemployment figures -- and there was none at the state level between February and March.

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Oklahoma woman hospitalized after Kansas Turnpike wreck near Emporia

Wet conditions led to an injury accident on the Kansas Turnpike about three miles southwest of the Emporia toll gate Friday.

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Minor injuries reported after two-vehicle crash Friday

One person suffered minor injuries after a two-vehicle crash in central Emporia today Friday.

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Governor signs bills on KPERS bonds, welfare policy

Gov. Sam Brownback has been busy this week, signing 10 bills into law.

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Take Back the Night raises awareness of sexual/domestic abuse

Take Back the Night is named in the context of women not wanting to fear walking alone at night. That thought brought a powerful silence to Emporia State Thursday.

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