Emporia, KS

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Lyon County libraries seek change from percentage-based allocation to need-based funding

Representatives of Lyon County's libraries are hoping a change in approach will give them more of the money they need to keep operating and meet the needs of their patrons.

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Slurry work now underway in Emporia

A sure sign of summer in Emporia? The annual slurry seal project. And it's underway at least for the next week.

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Johnson County crash involves Emporia semi driver

Two people were hospitalized following an accident involving an Emporia semi driver in Johnson County Tuesday.

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Electrical malfunction in pickup determined cause of fire at 615 Overlander

Emporia firefighters had a fire at 615 Overlander quickly extinguished Tuesday evening.

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Coffey County crash sends Melvern woman to hospital

One person was taken to a Topeka hospital after a car accident in Coffey County Tuesday morning.

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Caribbean mosquito-borne virus now identified in Kansas

The Caribbean-based chikungunya virus has now made its way into Kansas, and health officials are warning travelers to be aware of the symptoms.

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Cleanup underway after high winds bring down trees, power lines

Power outages are largely restored across the core KVOE listening area after thunderstorms produced powerful wind gusts.

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NRH CEO: Stepping away from satellite clinics 'disappointing'

Newman Regional Health had been planning to bolster satellite clinics in Osage City, Madison and Eureka. Legal guidance has forced the hospital to abandon those efforts instead.

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