Geary County

Geary County

Geary County Kansas area information

Cleanup begins after tornado, more severe weather expected tonight

CHAPMAN -- Cleanup is expected to begin after a tornado that officials say stayed on the ground for about 90 minutes damaged or destroyed...

Sentencing set in Geary County indecent liberties case

A Grandview Plaza man faces a July 18th sentencing after entering a plea last week in Geary county Court to one count of aggravated indecent...

UPDATE: Missing child found

UPDATE: 4:06 p.m. The boy reported missing earlier was found safe by a Junction City Police officer about a quarter mile from his home. A Command...

Unemployment numbers remain low in Manhattan area

Unemployment numbers continue to be low in the Manhattan area, with Kansas Department of Labor numbers released Friday morning. The Manhattan metro area including Pottawatomie...

JCPD investigating hotel death

The Junction City Police Department is investigating the death of an unidentified female Sunday afternoon. At about 3:11 p.m. Sunday, officers were dispatched to the Super 8 hotel...

Chain reaction accident sends 2 to area hospitals

A dust storm in Geary county kept first responders busy on Friday afternoon. An accident involving seven different vehicles was triggered by the dust...

Chapman coach in Geary county custody

JUNCTION CITY -- A former coach at USD 473 in Chapman has been arrested by the Geary County Sheriff's Office. After a three week long...

Court hearing in Fort Riley bomb plot case

  TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A 21-year-old Topeka man is due in federal court more than three months after admitting to plotting to bomb a...

LaPolice to run as independent candidate

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - An educator and farmer who previously ran against congressman Tim Huelskamp as a Republican is now planning to run in...

Hail and flooding with evacuations reported from Tuesday’s storms

Several days of severe weather came to a head in Manhattan and surrounding areas on Tuesday. KMAN's Cathy Dawes and Dave Lewis spoke with National...