Denim and Diamonds is just about here, and the latest fundraiser associated with the event is taking place Thursday.
USD 253 Emporia approved their budget for publication for fiscal year 2016.
Kansas Budget Director Shawn Sullivan will meet the press with details of Gov. Sam Brownback's budget cuts Thursday.
Lyon County commissioners appear fully on board with a special partnership developing between Flint Hills Technical College and Fort Riley.
U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran is gearing up for a trip to the Flint Hills later this week.
Wednesday's rain comes at a good time for area crops and lawns, which had been showing some stress recently as conditions have been drying out after the soggy back half of May.
The investigation into Tuesday's fatality accident on the Kansas Turnpike southwest of Emporia is now concentrating on the presence of a juvenile on the highway.
A legislative committee voted down a request for an audit into the state foster care system.