Wamego Commissioners approve hazard mitigation plan

The Wamego City Commission approved a multi-jurisdictional plan. At Tuesday’s meeting, City Manager Merl Page said he was approached by a company to participate...

1 mill levy increase in Manhattan

"I think it's painful, and I don't think we're here to make anybody happy, but we do want to have a well run city."...

Rally House to take over Varney’s space

The space that formally housed the iconic Varney's Bookstore in Manhattan's Aggieville district on 623 N. Manhattan Ave. won't be vacant for much longer. Rally House...

Kansas Court of Appeals affirms Riley County Barrett conviction

The Kansas Court of Appeals has affirmed a ruling in State v Barrett--a second degree murder case in Riley County District Court a couple...

After a chaotic summer, school starts as scheduled in Manhattan

After a summer in Topeka that at moments had the first day of school in question across the Sunflower State, Northview Elementary School Principal...

Wamego USD 320 board passes budget

Wamego’s USD 320 Board of Education held one of the shortest meetings to date. At Monday’s meeting, Superintendent Tim Winter briefly went over the...

RCPD activity report 8/16

The Riley County Police Department has received several reports of vehicle burglary in the past several weeks. If you have been the victim of...

Mill levy increase in Pottawatomie County

Pottawatomie County Commissioners approved a budget Monday following a public hearing with a mill levy increase of about 2 mills. KMAN's Cathy Dawes asked...

Two hour standoff in Junction City

A suspect is in custody in Junction City after a two hour negotiation with law enforcement following a reported domestic disturbance Monday night. Junction City...

Riley County commission nixes buildings sale

Riley County commissioners voted 2-1 Monday morning to halt any plans to sell four county buildings. Commission chairman Ben Wilson raised eyebrows last week when...