With the gubernatorial race in full swing, Gov. Sam Brownback and House 76th District incumbent Peggy Mast stopped for a 90-minute meet-and-greet at the Olpe Chicken House Wednesday.
Political activity has heated up across Kansas, and especially in Lyon County, as the primary election nears Tuesday.
U.S. Senator Pat Roberts announced a stop at Dynamic Discs in downtown Emporia Wednesday, and that was upstaged to a degree by challenger Milton Wolf making a late schedule change to appear very briefly across the street from Roberts.
Auto vandalisms from earlier this week are now listed as the Lyon County Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week.
Fundraising plans are developing after a Reading woman was badly hurt in a fall last weekend.
Angered by the recent reversal of death penalty sentences for Jonathan and Reginald Carr, state lawmakers say they plan to re-introduce a bill to shorten the appeals window available in death penalty cases when they formally convene the 2015 session in January.
Seven Texas residents were taken to Newman Regional Health after an SUV crashed in eastern Lyon County early Wednesday morning.
Political activities are heating up with the primary election now less than two weeks away.