Topeka man arrested after chase involving Osage, Shawnee county deputies

Osage County authorities have released the name of the man arrested after Thursday's vehicle pursuit that started with a stolen cable truck and involved vehicles from two counties being damaged in the chase.

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EFD responds to injury crash reports on Turnpike

Emporia fire and rescue crews made a pair of runs down the Kansas Turnpike on Friday.

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Tallgrass Preserve, Pioneer Bluffs to have holiday activities

Most of the activities across the KVOE listening area this weekend will focus on fireworks displays, but a pair of historical events of note are coming up in Chase County.

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Great Plains request to buy Westar now officially in front of KCC

Several weeks ago, Great Plains Energy announced its plans to purchase Westar Energy. The Kansas Corporation Commission has received the paperwork from both companies and has issued a news release saying an order on the application will be coming next year.

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Area fireworks shows will light up the sky this holiday weekend

Towns throughout the area are holding firework shows to celebrate the holiday weekend.

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Crash that killed Emporia dentist will not see criminal charges filed

Charges will not be filed in the death of Emporia dentist Brenton Bennett.

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Chamber announces election Meet and Greet events

Believe it or not, the 2016 primary election is barely a month away and the Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce Government Matters Committee will host a pair of Meet and Greet events with candidates for different races.

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Caulking used to vandalize Burlington playground equipment

Recently, Burlington Elementary School installed new playground equipment and artificial turf surfacing. It didn't take long for criminals to damage the new gear.

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