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This was supposed to be Dirty Kanza week in Emporia -- at least the rescheduled week.

Like just about every organization these days, the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve is adjusting to the new coronavirus-based landscape.

Thanks to recent action by the US Department of Agriculture, schoolchildren can have their meals at no cost to their parents through the rest of the calendar year.

Last month, KVOE reported on the death of noted sexual assault survivor and victim advocate Daisy Coleman and how her passing had sparked additional conversations on the topic of support for sexual assault victims.

Sentencing is coming Tuesday for two people accused of sexual misconduct in two separate cases in Lyon County District Court.

Construction work on a state highway and a federal highway is stepping up in Council Grove.

The Southern Lyon County board has several updates coming during its regular board meeting Wednesday night.

Enrollment and land matters will lead Wednesday's meeting for the USD 251 North Lyon County Board of Education.

One week in and the school year is already exceeding the expectations of USD 243 Superintendent Corey Reese.

Recent trends in coronavirus activity have Lyon County Public Health urging residents to consider using non-congregate housing if they qualify.