Geary County

Geary County

Geary County Kansas area information

Two area teachers named finalists for Kansas Teacher of the Year

Jennifer M. Farr, a fifth-grade teacher at Lincoln Elementary School in Junction City, and Lori J. Stratton, a high school English and reading teacher...

Sheriff’s office: Nebraska man shot by deputy Sunday was reaching for gun

A Nebraska man required hospitalization following an officer-involved shooting in Geary County this past weekend, according to a press release from the Geary County...

Parole hearings for inmates with Geary County connections

Two men serving time with the Kansas Department of Corrections in Geary County murder-related chases are up for the next set of public comment...

Found fugitive confined in Geary County, booked on $1.5 million bond

A fugitive found in Carbondale is now in the Geary County Detention Center on a $1.5 million bond. On Aug. 22, Timothy Walter Streit, 37,...

Local transportation official recognized by state.

A local transportation official received some state recognition recently.  Flint Hills Area Transportation Agency Director Anne Smith was presented the Willie M Murry Award...

Junction City man arrested for attempted murder

Junction City Police are investigating a stabbing reported late Sunday night. At approximately 11:43 p.m., members of the Junction City Police Department and emergency medical...

Cocaine arrests made in Junction City Tuesday

Two Junction City residents were arrested on drug charges Tuesday. The Junction City/Geary County Drug Operations Group, assisted by the Kansas Department of Corrections State Parole...

Junction City woman missing

A Junction City woman went missing over the weekend. The Junction City Police Department is asking the public in finding Kathy Marie Jackson (59)...

RCPD report 8/20

A Junction City man was arrested Saturday evening for a financial crime. Riley County Police charged Tristen Garner (20) with use of a...

JCPD names permanent police chief

The Junction City Department has a new permanent chief of police. City Manager Allen Dinkel named Dan Breci as chief of police effective immediately Thursday....