Pottawatomie County

Pottawatomie County

Pottawatomie Kansas area information

Pott County sheriff’s office warns of phone scam

The Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Office received a call Thursday from a citizen in the rural Manhattan area in Pottawatomie County describing a phone scam, according to...

Onaga rape arrest

Onaga police are announcing the arrest of a 19-year-old on rape and aggravated indecent liberties charges. Mikel Babcock was taken into custody Tuesday on...

Morning storm causes tree damage and minor street flooding

Pottawatomie and Riley County emergency officials are reporting substantial tree damage from the quickly moving early morning storm. KMAN's Cathy Dawes spoke with Pottawatomie...

Larry Couchman leaves Riley County EMS

As KMAN earlier reported, Riley County EMS has lost long-time director Larry Couchman, after 27 years of service with the agency.  Couchman will now...

Long-time health director leaving Pottawatomie County

For 27 years Leslie Campbell has been working with the Pottawatomie County Health Department and served as director for 18 of those years--but she's...

Drug arrests in Pottawatomie County

  A joint investigation by the Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Office, Wamego Police Department and Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks resulted in the arrest of...

Update on St. Marys vehicle theft

The St. Marys Police Department has released new information regarding a stolen vehicle in their jurisdiction that was later involved in an injury accident...

Law enforcement report 7/7/16

Officers with the Riley County Police Department filed a report for the offense of theft of property or services in the 3900 block of...

Inmates with local connections due for possible parole

Four inmates convicted in Geary and Pottawatomie County cases are up for public comment sessions and possible parole in the next few months: Zachary Manor,...

State court affirms Pottawatomie County sentence

The Kansas Court of Appeals Friday affirmed a Pottawatomie County Court sentence in a 2014 indecent liberty case.  Sean Hardy, who was 26 at...