Emporia, KS

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ESU online business programs score well

The Emporia State Masters of Business Administration and Master of Accountancy online degrees are receiving special notice for their value and educational experience.

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Saturday, Sunday event lists stacked up

A ton of activities are taking place across the KVOE listening area this weekend.

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Cheever death penalty case put on hold by Kansas Supreme Court

The Kansas Supreme Court has halted its review of the case against convicted murderer and death row inmate Scott Cheever, and both sides in the case say the review is warranted.

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U.S. Attorney announces body camera initiative for law enforcement

Almost at the same time as formal charges were filed against several police officers in Baltimore in the death of a man in custody, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom held a news conference in Kansas City, urging law enforcement agencies to apply for a new federal program involving body cameras.

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Rescue Mission tops Feinstein Challenge goal for first time

The Emporia Rescue Mission has reached its fundraising goal through its annual participation in the Feinstein Challenge. Reaching $60,000 is a milestone for Director Lee Alderman.

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Local lawmakers see little change in approach after April revenue report

April tax receipts were $4.4 million short of expectations for Kansas, but even with that total possibly closing or perhaps an unexpected positive carryover in May lawmakers aren't expecting much change in their current budget discussion.

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Propane tank fire out quickly near Americus Road S-curves

No injuries or damage were reported after a propane tank fire developed between Emporia and Americus on Friday.

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Customers affected by phone, Internet outage see service restored

Official word hasn't come down from AT&T, but all indications point to normal phone and Internet service resuming for businesses and residents affected by a lengthy outage Thursday.

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