Jeff Freeman announced Tuesday that he has filed as a candidate for the 76th District House in the upcoming election. Freeman tells KVOE News he received encouragement to run again.
The Anderson Building played host to the Quail and Upland Wildlife Federation's 31st annual banquet and auction Tuesday.
Perhaps the featured activity for Severe Weather Awareness Week took place Tuesday afternoon.
Emporia Police tested the city's tornado sirens at 1:30 pm.
Emporia fire/EMS crews responded to a report of an injury accident on the Kansas Turnpike Tuesday afternoon.
Last week's meeting regarding Keep It a Safe Summer, or KISS, was very successful, according to organizer Rhonda Gordon.
RadioShack plans to close up to 1,100 stores in the U.S. as its troubles continue to grow. It's currently unknown if the Emporia location will be affected by this decision.
Public input is wanted as local and state officials continue their work on improving safety and access along parts of U.S. Highway 50 west of Emporia.
This week's Lyon County Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week is a hit-and-run accident from late last month.