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Technology from Emporia State University soon will be available to help healthcare professionals dealing with coronavirus.

The number of COVID-19 positive cases is up to 12 in Lyon County with two probable positive tests. That's according to the Lyon County Public Health up-date for Tuesday.

Governor Laura Kelly began her new schedule of daily press briefings Tuesday with the announcement of her latest executive order.

The annual restrictions on non-rangeland burning in the Flint Hills begin Wednesday.

As Newman Regional Health continues planning for a spike in coronavirus cases, federal stimulus money has been announced to help blunt the financial impact of lower appointment numbers and fewer elective procedures.

The Emporia City Commission could add a new offense to the city code during their action session Wednesday afternoon.

The company that owns the senior care facility in Burlington recently beset by COVID-19 cases says it is doing what it can to reduce the spread of the virus.

A lot of the news about coronavirus has not been good, but there are some positive news items developing.

Totals aren't announced yet and details haven't been divulged, but Newman Regional Health and Emporia State University will benefit from the $2.2 trillion federal stimulus package designed to jumpstart the economy from coronavirus.

Lyon County businesses are continuing to follow county-issued guidelines set forth a week ago despite a recent state-wide order issued over the past weekend.