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Forecasting, safety tips change in 41 years since Emporia tornado

Forty years ago, meteorologists had certain ideas about how tornadoes formed -- and as a result had other ideas of tornado safety. Some of those ideas have stood the test of time and technological advances. Others haven't.

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Consumer advocacy group NerdWallet has Emporia as 25th best small city in USA

Emporia's economic health, quality of life and affordability have it scoring high on a list of small cities produced recently.

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A week in, curbside recycling off to good start

By and large, officials associated with Emporia's new curbside recycling program are very pleased with how the first week went last week.

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NTHF Class of 2015 to arrive in Emporia for induction ceremonies this week

This week, the National Teachers Hall of Fame will be adding five more outstanding examples to their halls.

This year's teachers will be honored during annual induction ceremonies at Emporia State University's Webb Hall on Friday.

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Tip-a-Cop fundraiser returns to Bobby D's Tuesday

Emporia Police and Lyon County Sheriff's Office are partnering for another Tip-a-Cop event this week.

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New Emporia Flying Club gaining altitude

A new nonprofit dedicated to local aviation is taking flight.

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ESU alum killed in bike-truck accident in Crawford county

An Emporia State graduate and Washburn's arts department chair was killed in a bike-pickup collision in Crawford County.

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Kansas Senate passes revenue plan for 2016 budget

The Kansas Senate has passed a revenue plan for the fiscal 2016 budget. Now it's up to the House to take action.

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