Vektek's prowess in manufacturing clamping equipment was officially rewarded Wednesday as Gov. Sam Brownback formally presented the Emporia company with his Exporter of the Year award.
Emporia city commissioners approved the initial step of at least hearing the tax-increment financing project proposed for 24th and Industrial.
Emporia State University's second -- and last -- presidential finalist is coming to town for a series of forums and interviews Thursday and Friday.
A new trial date has been set for an Emporia man convicted once of murder.
Mental Illness Awareness Week continues through Sunday.
Emporia Police have released the name of the woman who allegedly cut a man with a currently-unspecified weapon Tuesday.
The Flint Hills Special Education Cooperative is holding its annual Count Your Kid In screening event Thursday.
Gov. Sam Brownback is set to be in Emporia on Wednesday.