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Utility work to shut down part of 18th

The city of Emporia plans some notable utility work for a neighborhood near the Country Club.

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Early Saturday fire's cause undetermined

A fire overnight is under investigation.

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Critical fire danger nearly statewide Saturday

We now have our fourth straight day of red flag warnings for parts of the area.

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Tanya Tucker could not disappoint her fans in Emporia.

Tanya Tucker's adoring fans in Emporia got what they wanted.

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EFOZ auction smashes prior record total

The David Traylor Zoo  had a grand show of support at the 2017 Emporia Friends Of the Zoo Auction.

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Red flag warnings cover much of area Friday; fire weather watch back in effect Saturday

Concerns about extreme fire danger are back in play Friday.

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Upcoming Soden's Grove scoreboard to honor veteran, Legion contributor Alan Mount

Less than a month after Emporia Recreation Commission Director Tom McEvoy said the Rec Commission needed a new scoreboard for the Soden's Grove baseball field, the scoreboard has been paid for.

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School districts hail education funding ruling as lawmakers work to meet Supreme Court's criteria

Area school districts say yesterday's ruling by the Kansas Supreme Court opens the door for better meeting the needs of their respective students. At the same time, lawmakers are now working to solve exactly how to pay for the court mandate.

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