Nitty Gritty Dirt Dash provides colorful fundraiser for three local agencies

There was a big turnout at Emporia State's Kellogg Circle for the annual Nitty Gritty Dirt Dash. And -- yes -- there was a lot of color flying on campus Saturday.

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Race the Chase sets participation record

A record number of runners participated in Race the Chase on Saturday in Chase County.

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Habitat's 17th build continues

The next few weeks will be busy ones for Habitat for Humanity, which is making progress on its 17th home build in Emporia.

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Overbrook man sentenced for killing, robbing Washburn student

An Overbrook man accused of killing a Washburn University student early last year has been sentenced to 27 years in prison for that and other crimes.

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EPD still seeking hit-and-run driver

The investigation continues after a hit-and-run crash in Emporia earlier this month.

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Moderate to heavy rain possible; certain weekend events affected

Periods of rainfall are possible this weekend, and the forecast has already led to some schedule adjustments for planned events.

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Lyon County Sheriff's Office involved in regional speed enforcement effort

A new federal traffic enforcement is taking place across the Central and Southern Plains states this weekend, and the Lyon County Sheriff's Office is among the law enforcement agencies participating in it.

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Risk of KDOT cuts has city officials concerned about future projects

City officials are worried budget cuts to the Kansas Department of Transportation could mean delays to projects like the annual Konnecting LINK resurfacing project currently finishing out along parts of West Highway 50 -- if the city doesn't shelve them altogether due to lack of local funding.

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