Seventy years ago, thousands of Allied soldiers descended on Normandy to uproot German forces along the northern French coastline. The D-Day effort was costly but successful, paving the way for victory in both Europe and Japan a year later.
June 8, 1974, started as a warm, humid spring day and ended with disaster as the west edge of Emporia was sheared away by one of the worst tornadoes in the state's recorded weather history.
The Memorial to Fallen Educators is starting to take shape as the ceremony to dedicate it draws near.
Rain or shine, there is a lot happening this weekend in Emporia.
On Monday, the North Lyon County School Board may make final decisions affecting staffers for the upcoming school year.
Thunderstorm chances are once again increasing for the KVOE listening area.
Hail and high winds are possible with stronger storms overnight Friday through Saturday morning, but TV-13 meteorologist Drew Switzer says the main concern is scattered to widespread heavy rain.
A Strong City man was killed in an accident south of Cottonwood Falls late Wednesday night.