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Emporia, KS

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Storm spotter training sessions announced

Current and prospective storm spotters are invited to attend the National Weather Service's annual training sessions across the area.

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New city logo picked as CVAB continues work on branding statement

On Friday, the Convention and Visitors Bureau will roll out a new logo for the city as part of the Chamber of Commerce 118th annual meeting at Webb Hall. Figuring out a branding statement for marketing purposes has been more difficult, only because the city has several good options, according to CVB Director Susan Rahtke.

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Budget adjustment impacts announced for KDOT, KPERS

Short-term and long-term effects of proposed budget cuts are crystallizing for one department and the public retirement system.

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Action meeting ahead Thursday for Lyon County Commission

Lyon County commissioners are having a single meeting this week, and that meeting is taking place Thursday.

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Economy, jobs, education main focuses of President Obama's State of the Union speech

"The state of our union is strong."

President Barack Obama delivered those words with emotion during Tuesday's State of the Union Address.

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Countdown begins as Emporia State looks at next ten years

The countdown has begun.

The next ten years were the focus of Tuesday's General Assembly for Emporia State University, namely the strategic plan and re-accreditation.

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Frevert dispels burn permit misconceptions, warns of possible burn ban on KVOE Newsmaker segment

Nearly a decade after Lyon County first enacted a burn permit policy, Emergency Management Coordinator Rick Frevert says there is still confusion as to how they work and in what situations they are needed.

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EPD asking for leads as investigation continues into Frontier Way robbery

The trail hasn't officially gone cold, but it has cooled significantly after Saturday's robbery outside 1307 Frontier Way.

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