Wamego

Wamego Kansas area information

US 24/Excel work to begin

On Monday, March 28, weather permitting, an intersection improvement project will begin at the U.S. 24 and Excel Road junction just east of Manhattan...

Arrest in Wamego criminal threat case

A Caterpillar Work Tools employee in Wamego has been arrested on a criminal threat charge. According to a news release from Wamego Police Chief Mike Baker...

USD 320 board approves early graduation for student

Wamego’s USD 320 Board of Education was into making decisions. At Monday’s meeting, Principal Tim Winter Introduced Sara Umscheid, a Junior wanting to graduate in...

USD 320 seeks new superintendent following O’Dea resignation

As KMAN previously reported, Wamego’s USD 320 Board of Education is in search of a new Superintendent. At Monday’s meeting, Kansas Association of School Boards Director...

USD 320 board moves ahead with bond issue

Wamego’s USD 320 Board of Education made a decision to move forward with a bond issue. At Monday’s meeting, Operations Director Larry Hannan went over...

Wamego School Superintendent resigns

Wamego's USD 320 Superintendent Denise O'Dea has resigned her position--and will be taking over as Superintendent of Washington County Schools' USD 108. Day's resignation...

Sentence in DUI aggravated battery case

A Silver Lake man was sentenced Thursday to eight months with the Department of Corrections but granted immediate probation for 18 months in connection with an...

Wamego commission looks to solve water issues

The Wamego City Commission addressed issues associated with the Water system. At Tuesday’s meeting, City Manager Merl Page said a recent study by the...

Wamego commission dives in with pool facility improvements

The Wamego City Commission revisited the Pool Facility improvement. At Tuesday’s meeting, City Manager Merl Page revisited the meeting with a working group that presented...

Wamego commission receives annual reports

The Wamego City Commission heard annual reports. At Tuesday’s meeting, Airport Board member Robert Riat went over the completed enhancements to the Wamego Airport. Riat said...