ESU Alert: Emporia- Emporia State University was notified of a water main break at about 9:45 PM today, January 23, 2017, near campus in the area of 15th Avenue and Merchant Street. There is a significant amount of water in this area and the situation is ongoing. Be prepared to take an alternate route to campus and avoid the area of 15th Avenue between Merchant Street and Morse Drive today, Tuesday, and the days following. Reduced water pressure on campus today, Tuesday, and the days following is also likely. University Facilities will provide an update to the campus community on Tuesday, January 24, 2017.
The family of Emilee Irsik has told Emporia State University that their daughter has been found in Germany. Sherry Irsik, Emilee’s mother, spoke to her daughter on the phone right about noon local time.
Emilee is with authorities in Germany now, and the family is working on being reunited with her.
“We are so grateful to everyone who shared in our concern and who said a prayer,” said Sherry Irsik.