Emporia, KS

Humidity: 73 %
Wind : NE at 10 mph


Severe weather risk fails to materialize for area residents

There were thunderstorms across the KVOE listening area Wednesday, but none "went severe" -- thanks largely to a temperature inversion that hampered storms from developing and also maintaining their strength once they got established.

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USD 253 approves purchase of Chromebooks as part of 1:1 technology plan

USD 253 Emporia School Board made a big leap to advancing their 1-to-1 technology plan during Wednesday's meeting.

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Hostess celebrates investment, jobs with ribbon-cutting

Hostess Brands celebrated new equipment and more jobs with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday.

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Governor meets with local business owners at Dynamic Discs

Gov. Sam Brownback held a discussion at Emporia's Dynamic Discs on Wednesday, hearing questions and concerns from local business owners.

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Overlander Road to close for sewer upgrade next week

Emporia Public Works is announcing a temporary closure of Overlander Road next week.

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Area fire departments handle grass fires

Emporia and Olpe firefighters put out a grass fire between the two cities Wednesday.

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County Commission to meet Thursday morning

Lyon County commissioners have several items to discuss in their action meeting Thursday.

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EHS staging mock DUI crash Thursday

Emporia High will stage a mock DUI crash at the school Thursday.

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