Riley County

Riley County

Riley County Kansas area information

Army Corps of Engineers: Major construction coming to Tuttle Creek Dam

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District has announced a project to replace the spillway bridge deck over the dam's emergency spillway...

RCPD Activity Report 11/8/16

Police filed a report for and are now investigating an alleged rape which is reported to have occurred on Tuesday night at approximately 9:00 PM at...

Big turnout expected in Riley County Tuesday, advance voting nears 10k

A large voter turnout is expected Tuesday in Riley County. County clerk Rich Vargo told county commissioners Monday morning advance voting has topped 8,000 submitted...

Two injured in weekend accidents

An Alta Vista man is in the hospital after an early morning wreck on I-70 in Geary County on Sunday. At approximately 1:18 a.m., 47-year-old...

Advanced voting breaks 8,000, tops 2012 election

Voters in Riley County have been active in advanced voting leading up to Tuesday's general election. County Clerk Rich Vargo said as of 8 a.m. on...

Grim details emerge in infant death case

A Manhattan man charged with first degree murder and child abuse appeared in the Riley County District Court for his preliminary hearing Friday afternoon. Andrew Gibson,...

KDOC inmates with area convictions face possible parole

Several Kansas Department of Corrections inmates with area convictions are up for public comment sessions in the next few months, including three people convicted...

Viral tweet brings sugar rush to KSU students

One student's trick turned into an abundance of treats for students at Kansas State University. It may be November, but students were able to...

RCPD activity report 11/3/16

(A separate story regarding a drug investigation can be viewed on this website) ### Riley County Police and emergency crews responded to a report of a...

RCPD nabs two for marijuana, weapon charges

Detectives with the Riley County Police Department’s Special Investigations Unit and Repeat Offender Program made two arrests in connection with the distribution of narcotics...