Monday, May 23, 2016
Pottawatomie County

Pottawatomie County

Pottawatomie Kansas area information

New Superintendent for Wamego’s USD 320

Wamego’s USD 320 Board of Education has selected a new superintendent. At Monday’s meeting, Board member Amy Schwein opened by offering a contract to...

Bids approved for Pottawatomie County subdivision work

Just last week KMAN reported on bid openings for a couple of subdivision infrastructure projects--and this week recommendations were approved by Pottawatomie County Commissioners....

LaPolice to run as independent candidate

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - An educator and farmer who previously ran against congressman Tim Huelskamp as a Republican is now planning to run in...

Trial date set in social media threat case

A Wamego man who was taken into custody in March regarding a threatening post on social media was in Pottawatomie County Court earlier this...

K-State Federal Credit Union groundbreaking

The K-State Federal Credit Union will have a brand new location by next year. Director of Marketing and Business Development Angie Reed tells KMAN the...

Security and power plant improvements face Wamego City Commission

The Wamego City Commission approved proposals on several projects.  At Tuesday’s meeting, City Manager Merl Page introduced the amendment to the security project proposal...

Property tax lid discussed by KCCA in Manhattan

Frustration was evident at Wednesday's Kansas County Commissioners Association meeting being held in Manhattan,  with a panel discussion regarding the property tax lid now required...

Road projects and bid openings dominate Pottawatomie County Commission meeting

More subdivision bid openings and road updates at Monday's Pottawatomie County Commission meeting. Construction projects continue in Pottawatomie County on two major areas--including highway...

Honor Flight is home!

The 4th Annual Wamego Honor Flight was welcomed home early Saturday morning.  The Honor Flight bus was met at the I-70 and Hwy 99...

Update: Photo of Wamego armed robbery suspect released

Wamego police responded to an armed robbery Friday afternoon that put schools on a brief lockdown just after 2:45 p.m. Police dispatch responded to a...