Emporia, KS

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Labor Department report shows slight uptick for Emporia, most of KVOE listening area

The latest labor report is out from the Kansas Department of Labor, and a slight uptick has been tallied for most populated areas of the KVOE listening area.

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Heat advisories back in effect for area

The heat is definitely on across the KVOE listening area, but the combination of heat and humidity may be tamped down somewhat by Sunday, according to TV-13 meteorologist Doug Meyers.

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Twinkies Festival Photo Contest winners

Nearly 50 submissions were entered into KVOE's third annual Twinkies Festival Photo Contest. 

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Cool summer specials bring folks to Midnight Madness

Downtown Emporia was crawling with folks seeking deals during Midnight Madness.

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Meeting and greeting with ESU Interim President Dr. Jackie Vietti

Emporia State University President Dr. Jackie Vietti was greeted with a full house Thursday.

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KTA CEO: Improvements in the works for Turnpike before last week's fatal flood

The Kansas Turnpike Authority says it will continue to make improvements to the highway to ensure safety after last Friday's fatal flooding incident in southwest Lyon County.

CEO Steve Hewitt has told KVOE News this week a long-term needs study is constantly being monitored for improvements.

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One person hospitalized after crash at US 50 and Graphic Arts

Traffic at West Highway 50 and Graphic Arts was constricted for about half an hour after an injury accident there Thursday morning.

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Bond methods, campus location discussed at USD 251 meeting

Discussions continue on how the North Lyon County school district should proceed with two main components of a possible $39 million K-12 school campus if voters approve in October.

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