Emporia commissioners prep five-year budget plan for adoption

The Emporia City Commission is poised to adopt a five-year budget plan as early as next week, but Steve Harmon, a commissioner known for his pragmatic outlook, has reservations about the role of the state in local asset management.

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Area around eastern Emporia gas leak returning to normal

Portions of at least two Emporia city blocks were evacuated as a precautionary measure after a gas leak near Seventh and Sylvan on Wednesday.

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Rape, attempted murder suspect caught

Court dates are pending after a rape and attempted murder suspect from Emporia was recently extradited from Texas.

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Woman and child hospitalized after crash on Industrial Road

A vehicle merger gone wrong near the intersection of 12th Avenue and Industrial Road put two people in the hospital on Wednesday.

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12th and Industrial site of injury crash report

Emporia Police and Fire are on the scene of a reported injury crash at a busy west Emporia intersection.

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1974 Emporia tornado's cost: six dead, 200 injured, $25M in damage

It has been 42 years since Emporia's western edge was flattened by an F-4 tornado.

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Teachers Hall of Fame class makes annual Talk of Emporia visit

If you felt a passion for education almost oozing from your radio between 11 am and noon, there was a valid reason for that.

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Woman involved in KTA crash transferred to hospital

A vehicle accident near mile marker 102 on I-35 put a woman in the hospital on Tuesday.

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