Travel conditions improving; handful of schedule adjustments reported for Friday Featured

Early-morning travel Friday on West 12th outside KVOE was in much better shape than it was Thursday. Early-morning travel Friday on West 12th outside KVOE was in much better shape than it was Thursday. Chuck Samples/KVOE News

Travel conditions have improved since a wintry mix of precipitation coated the area Wednesday night and Thursday morning, but road conditions are still slick in spots.

Our closings and cancellations list is still active:


*USD 243 Lebo-Waverly closed Friday
*USD 244 Burlington closed Friday
*USD 245 Southern Coffey County closed Friday. All activities canceled
*USD 389 Eureka on 2-hour delay Friday. No morning pre-K
*USD 420 Osage City closed Friday
*USD 421 Lyndon closed Friday
*USD 434 Santa Fe Trail closed Friday
*USD 456 Marais Des Cygnes Valley closed Friday


*Emporia State baseball home opening series vs. Metro State-Denver canceled. Home opener now is Feb. 15 vs. Wayne State


*Lyndon United Methodist Church offices and preschool closed Friday


*Newman Regional Health Auxiliary volunteers do not need to report through Friday if it is too cold or unsafe to travel.


*Steve's Trash Service will run Thursday's routes in Lebo and Olpe on Friday

In Emporia, main arterials and the more heavily-traveled residential collector streets had a lot of improvements as sunshine helped traction materials. Slick spots are more widespread on residential streets and at intersections. Bridges and overpasses may be slick Friday.

Across Lyon County, Assistant County Engineer Jim Brull said road conditions improved. Having said that...

Stay with KVOE and for weather and travel updates -- and make sure to connect to KVOE on [email protected] or [email protected] for instant alerts if you haven't already done so. If you have schedule adjustments to report, whether they are closings, cancellations, postponements or delays, call KVOE at 620-342-1400 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

*Click here for Thursday's KVOE News winter weather coverage.

*Click here for Wednesday's KVOE News winter weather coverage.

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