Pottawatomie County

Pottawatomie County

Pottawatomie Kansas area information

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...

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...

USD 320 addresses bus driver shortage

Wamego’s USD 320 Board of Education has a shortage of bus drivers.  At Monday’s meeting, Larry Hannan, transporation director, presented the problem of not...

A Dog Park for Wamego?

  The Wamego City Commission hears proposal for Dog Park.  At Tuesday’s meeting, Troop 1250 Girl Scout Cadet Josie Rogenkamp made a public request of...

Local transportation official recognized by state.

A local transportation official received some state recognition recently.  Flint Hills Area Transportation Agency Director Anne Smith was presented the Willie M Murry Award...

Wamego Health Administrator named

Steve Land, who for the past four years has served as director of rehabilitation for Wamego Health Center, has been named as its senior...

Gas leak on east side of Manhattan

KMAN has received a report of a gas leak in front of the Bank of the Flint Hills and Fritzon Auto Sales on East...

Wamego postal employee faces theft charge

  A Wamego man had been indicted by a federal grand jury, according to a news release form the U-S Attorney's office in Topeka. 23...

Identical Earhart plane to make stop in Wamego Saturday night

The world’s last known original 1935 Lockheed Electra L-10E named “Muriel” will be displayed in Wamego over the weekend on its way to Atchison, according...

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...