Friday, April 29, 2016
Pottawatomie County

Pottawatomie County

Pottawatomie Kansas area information

Arrest in Wamego criminal threat case

A Caterpillar Work Tools employee in Wamego has been arrested on a criminal threat charge. According to a news release from Wamego Police Chief Mike Baker...

RCPD report 3/18/16

A Manhattan man faces a rape charge following his arrest earlier this week. According to Friday morning's Riley County Police activity report,   Andrew...

Wamego School Superintendent resigns

Wamego's USD 320 Superintendent Denise O'Dea has resigned her position--and will be taking over as Superintendent of Washington County Schools' USD 108. Day's resignation...

Sentence in DUI aggravated battery case

A Silver Lake man was sentenced Thursday to eight months with the Department of Corrections but granted immediate probation for 18 months in connection with an...

Wamego commission looks to solve water issues

The Wamego City Commission addressed issues associated with the Water system. At Tuesday’s meeting, City Manager Merl Page said a recent study by the...

Excel Road contract signed

Pottawatomie County Commissioners have signed a contract with Bayer Construction for improvements at the Highway 24/Excel Road intersection and other work on Excel Road....

RCPD Report 3/14/2016

A Wamego man was arrested at the Riley County Police Department shortly before 5 on Friday evening. Brian Lee Havens, 36, was arrested for failure to...

Pier to peer: New sign welcomes all to the Little Apple

A new sign welcoming all to Manhattan was finished on Thursday afternoon on one of the old bridge piers at the Highway 177 entrance to...

Remodeling for Pottawatomie County administrators

The Pottawatomie County Administration has been remodeling in recent days, making six private offices and one receptionist area and allowing room for two more...

Vehicle burglaries continue in Pottawatomie County

  The Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Office and the St. George Police Department continue to investigate vehicle burglaries in the St.George area. These burglaries have occurred...