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Manhattan, Kansas area information

MHS Semifinalists Named in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program

Officials of the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) recently announced that four Manhattan High School students were named Semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship...

RCPD report 9/14/16

Two incidents involving teenagers were worked by Riley County Police Tuesday. Keith Smith, 19, of Ogden was arrested Tuesday afternoon at the Courthouse and charged with a...

City of Manhattan releases floodplain plan

The Big Blue and Kansas Rivers Floodplain Management Plan, developed by a collection of local agencies, is now available for review and comment. The City...

RCPD Report 9/13/2016

A Louisville man was arrested by Riley County Police on Monday. Mark Hecker, 21, was arrested on warrants for failure to appear and probation...

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...

UPDATE: Woman in serious condition following Monday wreck on Kimball

UPDATE: Wednesday noon The Riley County Police Department updated information regarding a Monday morning accident on Kimball Avenue in Manhattan. Lisa Curtright, 52, who was life-flighted...

Local firefighters participate in 9/11 Memorial Climb

This past 9/11 weekend, nine members from the Manhattan Fire Department (MFD) climbed 110 floors while wearing their fire fighting gear for the Kansas...

Surveys sent to parents; officials still investigating USD 383 illness

The mystery illness that has sent several students and faculty members home with vomiting, diarrhea and nausea symptoms since Aug. 22 is still an enigma. "We...

RCPD report 9/9/16

Raymond Wood, 25, of Wamego, Kansas was arrested while at the Riley County Police Department on September 8, 2016 at approximately 2:25 PM. Wood...

City of Manhattan to hold open houses concerning sales tax increase

The City of Manhattan will host four open houses to educate local residents about a question that will appear on the General Election ballot on...