Emporia firefighters responded to an odd but separate incident from Sunday's singular grass fire.
It was a beautiful day to celebrate St. Patrick's Day a little early, as Emporia held their 21st annual St. Patrick's Day parade.
Expect to hear a lot more about a so-called "strategic doing" approach to problem-solving on a regional scale.
The Emporia Recreation Commission will hold its monthly meeting Monday evening.
The ice cream maker Blue Bell is recalling several of its products after five adults in Kansas were confirmed with listeria infections and three of them died. At this time, the recall does not impact Emporia stores like Country Mart, Price Chopper or Walmart.
Warm, dry and occasionally breezy conditions led to several notable grass fires in Lyon and Greenwood counties Friday. Those conditions will largely be in place for the next several days, although there will be some changes on a day-to-day basis.
The state's education funding battle took two turns Friday. One was expected. One wasn't.