Lyon County Public Health reported 14 additional recoveries and 6 new positives for COVID-19 Wednesday afternoon.
After a lengthy and heated discussion that included public comment from parents, school board members and local law enforcement, the Emporia City Commission adopted a mandatory mask ordinance, Wednesday afternoon.
Emporia City Commissioners will be discussing a possible mask mandate during their 1:30 p.m. action session today at the Municipal Courtroom.
Cottonwood Falls — Chase County Commissioners were told a Chase County Detention Center jailer had tested positive for COVID-19 Friday.
Emporia Main Street has canceled the 2020 Great American Market amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Executive Director Casey Woods confirmed to The Emporia Gazette, Tuesday afternoon.
Emporia Main Street announced the cancellation of the 2020 Great American Market, Tuesday afternoon, marking another in a long list of casualties due to the novel coronavirus.