Saturday, May 28, 2016
Geary County

Geary County

Geary County Kansas area information

RCPD Report 3/14/2016

A Wamego man was arrested at the Riley County Police Department shortly before 5 on Friday evening. Brian Lee Havens, 36, was arrested for failure to...

No plea agreement in large marijuana case involving Junction City

BOSTON (AP) A federal judge has rejected a plea agreement that called for a five- to seven-year prison sentence for an 80-year-old man who...

RCPD: 3 “dangerous” suspects in custody

All three subjects sought following a drug raid in Riley County are in custody now. That's according to Riley County Police Public Information Officer...

Large grass fire near I-70

Riley County firefighters had a very busy Sunday, with one fire burning about 55 acres off I-70. Fire Chief Pat Collins tells KMAN the...

Injury accident in Geary County

The Geary County Sheriff's Department responded to an injury accident Sunday morning in the 14,000 block of Moyer Ranch Road involving a school bus. Reports indicate Dana Pleas of Junction City, was traveling west bound in a 1999 GMC Bus when she lost control striking an embankment.  Two juveniles were transported to the Geary Community Hospital for non­life threatening injuries.

Sentencing in large marijuana case with Junction City connection

BOSTON (AP) An 80-year-old man who admitted running a sprawling multistate marijuana-dealing operation faces sentencing this week. Marshall Dion pleaded guilty to several charges under...

Unemployment a little higher in area

Unemployment numbers for the Manhattan area are up just a bit--although still relatively low when compared to the rest of the state. The Manhattan...

RCPD report 3/3/16

A Milford man faces a rape charge following his arrest Wednesday. Dylan Evans, 22, was taken into custody by Riley County Police at approximately...

Junction City, Wamego newspapers sold to Emporia group

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A group that publishes the Emporia newspaper once edited by late journalism icon William Allen White has bought two family-owned...

Flint Hills region recognized by ADC

Charleston, S.C. — The Association of Defense Communities (ADC) and the Defense Communities Caucus today designated 10 communities from across the nation as “Great...