Friday, April 29, 2016
Riley County

Riley County

Riley County Kansas area information

Cause remains unknown after Junction City apartment fire

The investigation into a Tuesday morning fire at a Junction City apartment complex has concluded. Interim Junction City Fire Chief, Richard Rook said Thursday an...

Retired U.S. Air Force General named interim president at KSU

The Kansas Board of Regents announced its pick for interim president of Kansas State University Thursday. Gen. Richard B. Myers will take the position. Myers has...

Fort Riley identifies soldier found dead in Manhattan

FORT RILEY -- A 1st Infantry Divisions soldier who died in Manhattan has been identified. Capt. Yohan Lee, a chaplain assigned to the 3rd Assault Helicopter Battalion, 1st Aviation...

Crews battle out of control burn for nearly 12 hours

An out of control prescribed burn saw fire crews from Randolph, Riley County, and Leonardville responding to the area of Barton Road on Wednesday. Crews...

Manhattan couple dies following Topeka accident

A Manhattan couple injured in an early April car accident have died. Ronald Montgomery, 81, died from his injuries Monday. His wife, Marlene Montgomery, 78,...

RCPD Report 4/14/2016

On April 13, 2016 at approximately 10:40 PM officers with the Riley County Police Department arrested Mark Burghart, 49, of Leavenworth, Kansas. Burghart was...

Area fire crews respond to out of control burn

Fire crews from Riley County, Leonardville, and Randolph were called to the area of 10399 Barton Road, just after noon on Wednesday. A controlled burn...

Konza prairie could soon close to public

Hiking trails at the Konza prairie are a fun place to get away from the hustle and bustle of your daily routine. Director of Education,...

RCPD Report 4/13/16

Officers with the Riley County Police Department arrested Sydney Samuelson, 20, of Morganville, Kansas while at the Riley County Police Department on April 12,...

New leader taking the reigns at Via Christi Hospital

Via Christi Hospital has named a new leader. According to a press release from the hospital, experienced administrative leader in Catholic healthcare, Bob Copple will...