No injuries were reported after a small chimney fire developed near Olpe on Tuesday.
The parent company of Sears and Kmart stores is announcing a major closure of stores nationwide. The Emporia store is not on the list.
Emporia city commissioners are starting their study session nearly an hour early Wednesday, making room for the previously-adjourned meeting. Commissioners will review bids for a new air-conditioning system for White Auditorium, and then transition into their study session.
Lyon County Commissioners have a brief action session planned for Thursday.
USD 253 Emporia has a regular board meeting coming Wednesday evening.
Preliminary work continues to set the stage for the massive renovations coming at the Fairgrounds Anderson Building.
The annual Lights for Angels fundraiser came to a ceremonial end Monday at Newman Regional Health.
KVOE and Kari's Diamonds are teaming up this Christmas to give you a chance to win some new bling and help children in need.