RCPD Report 11/27

A Topeka man was arrested Saturday night for DUI and resisting law enforcement, among other charges. Christopher Blackwell (23) was arrested in the 800...

Large turnout seen for Wamego vet memorial dedication

The newly-completed Wamego Area Veteran’s Memorial was dedicated on a bright, sunny afternoon in Wamego City Park on Sunday, with a large crowd of Gold...

Riley and Pottawatomie counties receive joint grant from KDHE

Riley and Pottawatomie Counties recently received the Chronic Disease Risk Reduction (CDRR) Grant award of $35,800 from Kansas Department of Health and Environment to...

RCPD report 11/22/16

A report for burglary, criminal damage to property, and theft was filed in the 2800 block of W. 56th Ave. in Manhattan around noon...

Officers honored at Monday’s law board meeting

Monday's Riley County Law Board meeting saw four award presentations coming from two separate incidents. Sergeant Dan Bortnick and Officer Tanner Monroe were both given...

Commission sets starting salary for Rodriguez at $39.6K

Riley County commissioners engaged in a lengthy debate before approving the starting salary for incoming commissioner-elect Marvin Rodriguez Monday morning. Ultimately, the commission approved a...

Gibson arraignment rescheduled for Dec. 27

A Manhattan man charged with first degree murder and child abuse was granted continuance Monday in the Riley County District Courthouse. Andrew Gibson, 25, was...

RCPD Report 11/21/16

Officers with the Riley County Police Department made a drug-related arrest over the weekend. Isreal Maldonado (44) of Chapman was arrested Saturday afternoon for possession...

St. George man found dead in his truck Wednesday

A St. George man was found dead in his pickup truck Wednesday, according to an email sent to KMAN by the Pottawatomie County Sheriff's...

Single vehicle accident takes life of Manhattan man Friday morning

A Manhattan man was killed Friday morning in a single vehicle accident near the intersection of College and Kimball Avenue. Gary Harris, 63, of Manhattan, was...