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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...

Status hearings for several arrested on drug-related charges

Status hearings were held Tuesday in Riley County Court for four defendants arrested in connection with the distribution of methamphetamine and other illegal substances...

Firefighter recognition, recreation, and security issues face Wamego City Commissioners

The Wamego City Commission held a special recognition for a retiring firefighter. At Tuesday’s meeting, City Manager Merl Page read the proclamation in recognition...

Wamego man arrested for sex crimes

A Wamego man was arrested Friday night for three counts of aggravated incest. Martin Ray Johnson, 39, was arrested at 7:45 p.m. Friday evening at...

Geary County Burglary Investigation

After a month long investigation, the Geary County Sheriff's Office announced that formal criminal charges of Burglary and Felony Theft are being filed and submitted...

USD 320 approves bond issue proposal, makes move on girls soccer

Wamego’s USD 320 Board of Education voted to proceed with a bond issue Monday.  Superintendent Denise O’Dea went over the list of priority items approved...

Planning and budget matters face Wamego City Commission

The Wamego City Commission approved an ordinance and sent another back to the Planning Commission. At Tuesday’s meeting, City Manager Merl Page went over...

Several drug arrests by RCPD

Detectives with the Riley County Police Department Special Investigations Unit made several arrests related to the distribution of methamphetamine and illegal substances on June 2nd, 2016...

New Wamego Chamber leader named

The Wamego Area Chamber of Commerce officially announced Thursday that Daryn Soldan has been named as the new Executive Director effective June 20th. A news release indicates...