One person was hospitalized for smoke inhalation after fire damaged a home in south central Emporia on Tuesday afternoon.
The Flint Hills Community Health Center reviewed and updated federal poverty levels as part of their monthly meeting Tuesday.
Typically, an albatross signals bad things. But for Olpe eighth-grader Maycee Kingsley, the word meant victory at the 2015 Lyon County Spelling Bee held at Turning Point Academy on Tuesday.
There will be no primary elections this spring, now that the deadline to file for local elections has passed.
The work of Lyon County's Community Corrections department was highlighted recently on KVOE's Talk of Emporia.
The public is encouraged to attend the Emporia School Board's next regular meeting Wednesday night.
One day after CEO Bob Wright announced Newman Regional Health was seeking a specialized trauma center designation, the Newman Regional Health Board of Trustees will take a closer look at the paperwork involved.