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With Detroit Reman closing its west Emporia complex by the end of this year and laying off all 110-plus employees in the process, city leaders are working to soften the blow for those impacted.

There is a letter of intent to sell assets for BLI Rentals LLC, although there is no guarantee a sale will transpire.

Former Kansas Secretary of State and 2018 candidate for Kansas Governor Kris Kobach visited Emporia Tuesday evening to speak at the Kansans for Constitutional Integrity meeting and present his bid for the U.S. Senate to local constituents.

Emporia city commissioners have an action meeting Wednesday night, and the agenda is full.

A local business and an area business are taking top honors in the Kansas Small Business Development Center's annual awards ceremony next month.

Emporia city officials say they are disappointed by Tuesday's announcement the Detroit Reman complex will be closing by the end of the year, but they are withholding most other comments until additional meetings Wednesday.

On Wednesday, the Lyon County Sheriff's Office will auction off a notable downtown Emporia property.

Emporia's Altrusa Club is bringing Vegas to Emporia in March all for a great cause.

The Boy Scouts of America have filed for bankruptcy, but leaders of the Jayhawk Council's Sojadi District don't expect any impact on how they operate.

Plumb Place is using food as a fundraiser for the second time in a month.

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