Fireworks sales are underway, but so far there hasn't been an explosion of business.
Since a tornado battered the town of Reading over four years ago, destroying the post office in the process, residents have wanted a new facility -- their own -- instead of getting their mail straight from Lebo. On Monday, that officially happened.
A cement mixer crashed near Herington on Monday morning, sending the driver to the town hospital afterward.
This year's wheat harvest has been rougher than years past, with producers feeling the effects of a couple of maladies contributing to poor plant health.
An investigation is underway after smoke was discovered in a downtown Emporia apartment building Monday morning.
Two men on the Lyon County Wanted list have been captured this month.
Emporia's curbside recycling program is fully underway and doing well.