Wamego

Wamego Kansas area information

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...

Pottawatomie County Court news

Two men were sentenced and a jury trial was set for another in Pottawatomie County Court Thursday. Jarvis Clark was sentenced to 24 months...

Audit review by Wamego City Commissioners

The Wamego City Commission heard the results of the 2015 audit at Tuesday’s meeting. City Manager Merl Page introduced Reece and Novelly’s Michele Morton,...

Wamego man participates in largest maritime warfare exercise

A Wamgeo native serving in the U.S. Navy, is participating in the world’s largest international maritime warfare exercise, the Rim of the Pacific Exercise...

Wamego USD 320 School Board reorganizes

Wamego’s USD 320 Board of Education went through the reorganization process for the new 2016-17 school year.  The Monday meeting opened with the election...

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...

Lots of tabling by Wamego City Commission

The Wamego City Commission tabled several issues brought up at the last meeting. At Tuesday’s meeting, City Manager Merl Page was ready to approve...

RCPD Report 6/23/16

A Manhattan man was arrested Thursday afternoon on charges of violation of the Offender Registration Act. Russell Allen Jr.,34, was arrested while at the Riley...