Emporia's needs as seen by its youngest residents were discussed in a special meeting at the Emporia Public Library on Tuesday.
This weekend, Melvern Lake will mark its 40th anniversary.
Emporia firefighters had a busy afternoon Wednesday.
A publication that tracks site selection and facility planning gives Kansas high marks.
With the legislative session now over, the Emporia Area Chamber and Visitors Bureau Government Matters Committee has slated the final legislative Dialogue for Monday night.
Several homes were evacuated after a gas line was punctured in central Emporia on Tuesday night.
Osage County authorities are investigating a suicide in the parking lot of a Lyndon bank earlier Tuesday
Gov. Sam Brownback has signed the state's budget for fiscal 2016. Additional signatures are needed from the governor to finish a tax plan and so-called trailer bill, and during a news conference Tuesday the governor said he would sign both.