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Analysis continues after Emporia Pavilions market study

Local analysis continues after a study of a proposed retail development at 24th and Industrial showed the so-called Emporia Pavilions project would generate over $20 million in new revenues while transferring better than $40 million from existing area businesses.

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Influx of female inmates noted at Lyon County Jail

The Lyon County Jail is seeing a rather significant shift in its demographics -- and, as a result, in how bed space is being allocated.

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KDHE: Decision to shut down air quality monitor was EPA's to make

Recently, the Sierra Club said the Kansas Department of Health and Environment and Kansas State University persuaded the Environmental Protection Agency to turn off an ozone air quality monitor near Manhattan during the start of last year's pasture burning season. KDHE spokesperson Sara Belfry says that's not exactly how things developed last year.

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Mann returns to ESU as Foundation director of development

Roy Mann is returning to Emporia State University.

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Earth-shaking Truck & Tractor Pull featured Friday event at Lyon County Fair

The Lyon County Fair is coming to an end this weekend, but not without some loud engines shaking the grandstands Friday night.

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Late adjustment brings cool prize to Kool Ice winner

It took a little longer this year to melt a gallon-sized block of ice and thus find out the winner of the 2014 KVOE-Kari's Diamonds and Bridal Kool Ice contest, but the winner's reaction was still joyous.

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ERC discussing TRYSA plan, Aquatic Center numbers

The Emporia Recreation Commission is meeting on Monday, and planning matters are on the agenda.

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ESU a-buzz with move-in activities, general assembly

Emporia State University is a-buzz as students and faculty prepare for another school year. Today's general assembly featured some live music courtesy ESU Marching Hornets.

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