20 of years Brown Bag concerts kicked off Wednesday at the Emporia Public Library, in the newly-minted Friends of the Library Courtyard.
Emporia city commissioners only had two items of discussion on their study session agenda Wednesday. First, the commission met with consultant Dick Horton about the city's park plan.
Lyon County Attorney Marc Goodman plans to retry Jimmy Dominguez in the 2009 death of Jose Leyva and the wounding of Juan Rosales, Jr.
The suspect in a short but damaging rash of business break-ins and burglaries was already suspected in a set of business burglaries in Hutchinson. That individual is now a suspect in a spate of similar burglaries in Wichita.
Work was supposed to begin next week on the Industrial Road bridge over Interstate 35. That work will likely be done before the project was supposed to start.
Newman Regional Health is encouraging the community to attend a special open house Thursday evening.
On Friday, representatives of Flint Hills Technical College will recognize Westar Energy for the ongoing partnership between the two bodies for the college's Power Plant Technology program.