Heat and humidity have settled across the listening area, and it doesn't appear the heat will break until the middle of next week.
Emporia Habitat for Humanity board member Jim Kessler is facing a dilemma: they need a homeowner for this year's house, which was scheduled to be built earlier this summer.
The Flint Hills Regional Council is coming to Emporia for a day-long retreat Friday.
Lyon County commissioners handled two purchase-related requests at their action meeting Thursday.
Flint Hills Beef Fest is celebrating its 28th anniversary this weekend.
The Salvation Army of Emporia is distributing commodities Friday.
The Kansas Corporation Commission is challenging Westar Energy's interstate electric transmission rates, saying they are "unjust and unreasonable."
Wednesday's Emporia city commission action session saw the approval of one project, but the tabling of another.