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Wamego Kansas area information

Onlookers check out identical Earhart plane in Wamego

Muriel was here! Muriel, the last known survivor of the 14L-10E’s built and identical to the Amelia Earhart’s plane, made a short overnight stop in...

Identical Earhart plane to make stop in Wamego Saturday night

The world’s last known original 1935 Lockheed Electra L-10E named “Muriel” will be displayed in Wamego over the weekend on its way to Atchison, according...

Wamego Commissioners approve hazard mitigation plan

The Wamego City Commission approved a multi-jurisdictional plan. At Tuesday’s meeting, City Manager Merl Page said he was approached by a company to participate...

Wamego USD 320 board passes budget

Wamego’s USD 320 Board of Education held one of the shortest meetings to date. At Monday’s meeting, Superintendent Tim Winter briefly went over the...

Local stores supporting “Back the Blue Event”

Wamego’s Water’s True Value opened Friday with the “Back the Blue Event” which is in support of local law enforcement. During this event, all...

Three arrested for meth in rural Wamego

On the evening of August 8, 2016, the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at 9380 Broderick Rd. in rural Wamego, Kansas.  The...

Wamego City Commission Meeting 8/3/2016

The Wamego City Commission set the 2017 budget hearing date. At Tuesday’s meeting, City Manager Merl Page reviewed the minutes of the July 25 special...

Primary Election Results

(updated 5:33 a.m. Wednesday) Riley County: County Commission District 2  Rodriguez wins over incumbent Boyd. (21 of 21 precincts reporting) Robert Boyd - 758 votes / 42% Marvin Rodriguez - 1,058 votes...

Flush picnic feeds, entertains Pott county

The headlines in many newspapers might hint at the decline of the rural communities of the American Midwest, but Wednesday night's Flush Picnic in...

Wamego USD 320 approves budget and bond

Wamego’s USD 320 Board of Education held a special budget meeting.  At Monday’s meeting, Superintendent Tim Winter explained various points of the Code 99...