The governor's media relations office has not responded to an email seeking comment from Gov. Sam Brownback or Budget Director Shawn Sullivan on the current budget and potential long-range plans, but one of Sullivan's predecessors says it will be extremely difficult to balance next year's budget without widespread pain.
Emporia city commissioners are setting up for an action meeting Wednesday night.
The Emporia Public Library has another prospective director candidate in town Wednesday.
Emporia Child Care continues raising money as it consolidates its operations.
KVOE's Morning Show duo of Ron Thomas and Chuck Samples went to Americus on Dec. 15 to judge Christmas lights.
The fitness room and aerobics studio project is carrying on at the Lee Beran Recreation Center.
A van was heavily damaged by fire in south central Emporia on Monday, but the situation could have been worse.
The Lyon County Sheriff's Office is seeking a fugitive who has been missing since October.