Thunderstorms have been in the forecast for the KVOE listening area for almost two weeks straight, and storms wrung out the local atmosphere early Thursday.
The Law Enforcement Torch Run treks onward to Wichita after being delayed slightly by rain in Emporia Thursday.
Emporia firefighters have been called out to a reported structure fire.
Kansas Special Olympics is just hours away from the annual state games.
The Farmers Market kicked off their summer season Wednesday with a few tunes from musician Jane McCoy.
Two out of three local lawmakers spoke at the last Dialogue session of the year Wednesday, recapping the legislative session and fielding a few questions.
Emporia city commissioners approved the forward progress of several projects Wednesday.
Lyon County commissioners wrapped up a busy Wednesday with a joint session involving the Newman Regional Health Board of Trustees.