Earlier this month, the National Teachers Hall of Fame formally dedicated the Memorial to Fallen Educators. Later this year, the memorial will receive a major addition, thanks to a roughly $7,000 donation from ESB Financial.
Fundraising for several projects at Newman Regional Health is off and rolling through the annual Denim and Diamonds event.
The Kansas Department of Transportation is asking for comment with an amendment planned for the Statewide Transportation Improvement Plan.
A lot of activities are planned this week, especially Saturday, but the weather may have other ideas.
It's the time of year for fireworks.
Fireworks can legally be sold and shot off in Emporia through July 5.
Next month, Emporia will be one of several stops on a nationwide rally event.
You hear a lot about special traffic enforcement efforts on land. Officials with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism are part of a special enforcement effort on state lakes this weekend.
The short-term environmental impact of last Thursday's pipeline blowout near Olpe is now becoming apparent.