Geary County

Geary County

Geary County Kansas area information

Unemployment up

Unemployment numbers are up just a little in the Manhattan area, with 3.9 percent reported in the Manhattan metro area including Riley and Pottawatomie Counties....

“Back to Basics” for LEPCs from across the state

"Back to Basics" is the theme for this year's state conference for Local Emergency Planning Committees being held in Manhattan. David Whitfell with the...

Geary County man sentenced in sexual exploitation case, police ask for help in identifying...

Richard Tilton, 43, was convicted of one count of aggravated indecent liberties of a child under 13 and 10 counts of sexual exploitation of...

Geary officers respond to two accidents

Geary County Sheriff's Deputies have responded to two separate vehicle accidents so far this weekend. At 4:51 on Friday afternoon deputies responded to the area...

Inmates with local connections due for possible parole

Four inmates convicted in Geary and Pottawatomie County cases are up for public comment sessions and possible parole in the next few months: Zachary Manor,...

Budgeting and resources discussed by intergovernmental leaders

Wise stewardship of resources was one of the main topics presented at Monday's intergovernmental meeting in Manhattan, with K-State Vice President for Human Capital...

Manhattan sales tax numbers “boring”

"Boring" is the word used by Manhattan Finance Director Bernie Hayen to describe the latest sales tax numbers for the city. June figures of...

Junction City soldier killed in Alaska bike crash identified

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Army has identified a man who died in an Alaska motorcycle crash as a soldier from Junction City. Thirty-one-year-old Staff Sgt....

RCPD Report 6/23/16

A Manhattan man was arrested Thursday afternoon on charges of violation of the Offender Registration Act. Russell Allen Jr.,34, was arrested while at the Riley...

Status hearings for several arrested on drug-related charges

Status hearings were held Tuesday in Riley County Court for four defendants arrested in connection with the distribution of methamphetamine and other illegal substances...