With lawmakers no closer to finalizing a tax plan or state budget, state agencies, Regents universities like Emporia State and other agencies like Lyon County Extension are bracing for possible furloughs of employees.
One man has been arrested for allegedly leading a lengthy high-speed chase across several counties.
Big changes are coming for Turning Point students and their parents, and the Emporia School District has slated two community meetings to tell people what's coming up.
The Emporia Public Library's annual worm races moved inside the library for the first time in years because of showers in the area. Still, a big crowd of kids and parents crammed into the library's large meeting room for the event.
The Carson and Barnes Circus is coming to town, and Emporia's Kiwanis Club is bringing it here.
The Kansas Turnpike Authority is handling some bridge repairs on the highway near Emporia.