Thursday, February 11, 2016

Wamego

Wamego Kansas area information

Playground repairs coming to USD 320 school

Wamego’s USD 320 Board of Education accepted a bid to repair the West Elementary playground. At Monday’s meeting, Director of Operations Larry Hannan handed out...

USD 320 alters food service policy

Wamego’s USD 320 Board of Education has revised their Food Service Policy. At Monday’s meeting, Food Service Director, Laura Fails, requested and was approved for...

USD 320 to require financial literacy class

Wamego’s USD 320 Board of Education approved a new financial literacy class for the 2017-18 school year. At Monday’s meeting, Principal Tim Winter introduced Teacher...

Highland says school district bill won’t proceed

TOPEKA -- The chairman of the Kansas House education committee says his panel won't vote on a school consolidation measure. Rep. Ron Highland, R-Wamego, told...

RCPD Report 2/1/16

A report for rape was filed in the city limits of Manhattan Friday evening at approximately 5:20. This report was in relation to an incident that...

Two people injured in Friday accidents

A rollover car accident sent a St. George woman to the hospital on Friday morning. Shortly after 11 a.m., Kelly Miller, 38, was driving...

I-70 closure Thursday afternoon

A suspicious package led to the closure of I-70 Thursday afternoon. The closure of east and westbound lanes from K-99 to K-177 was announced...

State releases December labor report

The state’s December seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 3.9 percent, unchanged from November and decreased from 4.2 percent in December 2014. Manhattan's unemployment rate was...

Board appointments approved by Wamego City Commission

The Wamego City Commission has approved several board appointments. At Tuesday’s meeting, City Manager Merl Page said Bruce Butler agreed to be reappointed to...

Wamego City Commission taking part in local events

The Wamego City Commission will be participating in several local events. At Tuesday’s meeting, City Manager Merl Page reminded the Commission they have participated...