4.0 earthquake in northwest Oklahoma, felt in Junction City

HELENA, Okla. -- The US Geological Survey reports a 4.0 magnitude earthquake has stuck northwestern Oklahoma. The USGS says the quake was recorded at 12:27...

Local stores supporting “Back the Blue Event”

Wamego’s Water’s True Value opened Friday with the “Back the Blue Event” which is in support of local law enforcement. During this event, all...

Mall waives right to jury trial, found guilty on all counts

A Riley man was found guilty of second-degree murder for the death of his 6-year-old daughter, who died in a DUI wreck late last year. Joshua...

‘Demon’ brigade to case colors for upcoming deployment

The 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, will case its colors Monday ahead of an approximately nine-month deployment to Afghanistan. The casing ceremony will take place...

Wilson: K-State asked county for buildings deal in exchange for sweeter EMS lease

Kansas State University tried to use their ownership of the land Riley County is moving its EMS facility to as leverage in a sweetheart deal...

Fire in Emmett ruled incendiary

Update Friday morning: Fire which destroyed two campers in Emmett was incendiary in nature. That's according to Pottawatomie County Fire Supervisor Jared Barnes, who visited...

Involuntary manslaughter arrest

Officers with the Riley County Police Department arrested Wyatt Howe, 18, of Riley, Kansas on a warrant for the offense of involuntary manslaughter on...

Emergency responder day camp in Onaga

  The Onaga Police Department hosted its first day camp with emergency responders Wednesday. Chief Daniel Costlow indicates they had great classes from Kansas Wildlife and Parks, Kansas...

Scholarship check to MCC student

Manhattan PEO Chapter IW presented an $1,800 continuing education grant Wednesday to Manhattan Christian College student Jennifer Hasenbank, who is majoring in Biblical Leadership....

Three arrested for meth in rural Wamego

On the evening of August 8, 2016, the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at 9380 Broderick Rd. in rural Wamego, Kansas.  The...