Emporia State University continues an internal investigation after a current professor and his wife, a one-time university employee, alleged a racial incident was followed by inaction and intolerance afterward.
An Osage City woman was hospitalized after a crash in Topeka on Thursday night.
Lyon County has its first confirmed case of chikungunya.
As the wind turbine project near Waverly continues, the turbine towers will be transported through Emporia for possibly the rest of the year.
Besides the start of the Lyon County Fair, there are a few other activities taking place this weekend.
Part of Fanestil Meats' long-term plan for growth and a move out of the Cottonwood River is now a reality.
$62.6 million in budget cuts and adjustments are coming to Kansas, as announced by Kansas Budget Director Shawn Sullivan Thursday.
The annual Friends of 4-H Picnic filled the newly-remodeled Anderson Building to the brim, officially kickstarting the 2015 Lyon County Fair.