It wasn't BYOB at The Noose on Tuesday night. Instead, it was BYOD -- Bring Your Own Dog -- as the Friends of the Emporia Animal Shelter organized and held their first-ever Yappy Hour at the downtown Emporia bar.
Fundraising efforts are coalescing rapidly after two Emporians were killed and a third seriously hurt in a crash in central Texas late last week.
Democrat gubernatorial candidate Paul Davis is coming to Emporia this weekend, and he's riding a wave of momentum into town.
U.S. Senate candidate Milton Wolf has slated an appearance in Emporia this upcoming weekend.
The Kansas House 76th District race has seen a lot of twists and turns the past few months, with candidates entering the race, candidates leaving the race and candidates changing parties to be involved. Now one candidate is facing questions in Kansas and Virginia after being briefly booked in the Coffey County Jail for suspicion of an alcohol-related offense over the weekend.
By Thursday, traffic flow at 12th and Garfield should be back to normal. The water flow is already back to normal -- finally -- after two sets of repairs on water mains under the intersection.
On another whirlwind tour of Kansas, former U.S. Senator Bob Dole joked with the audience at the Chase County Courthouse Tuesday that he "wasn't present for the groundbreaking" of the historic building.
Area fire departments are receiving money as part of the Kansas Insurance Department's annual Firefighters Relief Fund distribution.