Emporia, KS

Humidity: 81 %
Wind : S at 20 mph


'Miscommunication' leads to media being asked to leave student forum at ESU

There was a communication kerfuffle during the student diversity and inclusion forum at Emporia State Thursday, which led to the exclusion of media personnel.

Read More

Area residents recount early wake-up from Oklahoma quake

A series of earthquakes originating from north-central Oklahoma was felt across a wide part of the Central and Southern Plains, including the Flint Hills.

The U.S. Geological Survey logged a magnitude 4.7 earthquake about eight miles southwest of Cherokee, Okla., at around 1:40 am. That quake was followed at around 3:40 am by a magnitude 3.1 quake and by a 3.7 quake around 6 am.

Read More

Great American Smokeout taking place Thursday

The annual Great American Smokeout is taking place Thursday.

Read More

Two vehicles involved in reported injury crash

Emporia police and rescue workers were called to a southeast Emporia intersection after a report of an injury crash early Thursday morning.

Read More

Unattended death under investigation

Emporia Police are investigating an unattended death discovered earlier this week.

Read More

Emporia Pavilions project moves closer to final vote after City Commission meeting

The Emporia Pavilions retail development at 24th and Industrial Road is taking the next step forward.

Read More

H.J. Baker plant construction to wait until 2016

Construction's coming for the H.J. Baker lysine plant in southeast Emporia. It's just on hold until early next year.

Read More

Investigation ongoing into armed robbery

The investigation continues into Monday night's armed robbery at a downtown Emporia business.

Read More

See what is happening with KVOE