Lyon County surpassed 1,000 cases of the novel coronavirus, Thursday, adding 11 new positives and seven new recoveries to local numbers.
Staff and clients of the Emporia department of Kansas Children’s Service League traditionally gather in August for an ice cream social. In order to remain safe this year, staff prepared “make your own” ice cream kits, complete with fudge sauce and sprinkles, to deliver to clients.
Lyon County commissioners approved an updated public health order prioritizing “flexibility” and “individual responsibility” Thursday after weeks of community input and discussion with local leaders.
Lyon County commissioners gathered for a study session with members of local healthcare organizations Wednesday morning to determine the future structure of community health orders.