Emporia city leaders are offering a formal "thank you" to those who helped to rescue the over 20 Sterling House residents from a devastating fire last week.
Emporia Police are investigating after rail equipment was damaged in an accident in east Emporia on Thursday.
The number of tornadoes reported in Kansas this year is much lower than average.
Crews with Emporia's Underground Utilities Department have found most of the reason behind an ongoing water issue at 12th and Garfield.
Lyon County commissioners had a short action meeting Thursday.
Osage County officials have now released the name of the person killed in Wednesday's rollover tractor accident near Burlingame.
Rally North America will be in Emporia right around lunchtime Thursday, if the schedule holds.
The Emporia Municipal Band is closing down its regular season Thursday. "Cook's Choice" is the theme, according to Director Gary McCarty.