Geary County

Geary County

Geary County Kansas area information

Arrests made in Topeka, Riley County burglaries Sunday

A Junction City man and woman connected to Topeka and Riley County burglaries were arrested Sunday. The Junction City Police Department received information Sunday that...

Cause remains unknown after Junction City apartment fire

The investigation into a Tuesday morning fire at a Junction City apartment complex has concluded. Interim Junction City Fire Chief, Richard Rook said Thursday an...

Residents receive aid following Junction City fire

UPDATED -- 3:26 p.m. JUNCTION CITY, Kan. - Following an apartment fire, residents of Junction City are receiving aid from the American Red Cross. Tenants of...

Fires contained, at least 100 residents evacuated north of Manhattan

Riley County officials report that the wildfires burning in the county have been contained. Fire crews are beginning to return to their stations. Officials...

1st Infantry Division Soldier found dead in Junction City

FORT RILEY, Kan. - A Soldier assigned to the 1st Infantry Division died in Junction City, Kansas. Sgt. Laird Camron Landis, an infantryman with Company C,...

Two fatal accidents in area counties

Fatality crashes were reported in two area counties Sunday evening.  Michael Folk, 38, of Iola died in a motorcycle accident on U-S 24 just...

KHP responds to injury accident on I-70

The Kansas Highway Patrol responded to an injury accident over the weekend on 170, one mile west of K-18. A 2009 Ford Focus, driven by...

Busy times in Geary County Court

A lot of activity this past week and coming up in Geary County Court, including a plea in what was originally an aggravated sexual...

Senator Moran visits Irwin Army Hospital

U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), member of the Senate Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, visited the new Irwin Army Community Hospital on Fort Riley Friday to...

Sentencing in area sex trafficking case

A Topeka man faces sentencing April 11 for sex trafficking in a case involving Junction City and Manhattan.  Reginald Newman, 29, pleaded guilty in...