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County Commission Supports Junction City’s Land Bank

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The Geary County Commission has decided to support the City of Junction City on the formation of a land bank. Earlier this month …Read More


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Sheriff: Kan. woman arrested after chase

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ST. MARYS, Kan. (AP) — The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a woman who it says led officers on …Read More


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Geary County Commission Discussed Bridge Projects

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Geary County will be replacing the Pressee Road bridge using funds received from KDOT through the local bridge improvement program. …Read More


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Geary Community Hospital to Host Stroke Awareness Night

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Geary Community Hospital is teaming up with USD 475 and the Junction City Fire Department to  host a stroke awareness …Read More


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Manhattan Woman Named North Central Regional Director for Special Olympics Kansas

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By Kevin Griffith, JC Post Special Olympics Kansas has announced that Krystin Guggisberg, has been hired as the North Central …Read More


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Early Tuesday meteor shower

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The early morning sky will put on a show for those willing to get up and watch. The National Weather …Read More


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Kansas researchers waiting for test results from Pot. Co. site

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Researchers are waiting to hear if evidence found at a Pottawatomie County site this summer can …Read More


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Neko Jones, Felony possession of drug paraphernalia, Possession of depressant / stimulants / hallucinogenics / steroids, Possession simulated controlled substances or drug paraphernalia, Aggravated endangering a child, Attempted possession with intent to sell, sale, etc. within 1,000 feet of school property, Arrested 10/17

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All persons included in this post are innocent of crimes until proven guilty in a court of law. Courtesy Photos. …Read More


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Former Wildcat Football Standouts to Serve as Grand Marshals for K-State Homecoming Parade

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Kansas State University alumni, former Wildcat football standouts and brothers Kevin and Aaron Lockett are the grand marshals for the …Read More


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Sheriff’s Department Makes One Arrest on Drug Related Counts

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The Geary County Sheriff’s Department is reporting the arrest of Shelli Paige Cammisa of Junction City on suspicion of multiple …Read More


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Upsets leave Big 12′s CFP chances in peril

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – The Big 12 has been as entertaining as any league in the country. All that …Read More


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Rest or rust? Royals, Giants set for World Series

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Buster Posey and the San Francisco Giants zipped through the playoffs, Lorenzo Cain and the …Read More


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Yearwood, Santana to perform at World Series

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NEW YORK (AP) — Trisha Yearwood and Carlos Santana are among the musicians set to perform the national anthem during …Read More


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Karapetyan Departs K-State Men’s Basketball Team

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MANHATTAN, Kan. – Sophomore forward Jack Karapetyan has voluntarily withdrawn from the Kansas State men’s basketball team, head coach Bruce Weber announced on Monday. “Jack …Read More


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Late Field Goal Lifts Chiefs Over Chargers

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SAN DIEGO (AP) – Cairo Santos kicked a 48-yard field goal field goal with 21 seconds left and the Kansas …Read More


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K-State Ranked 11th in Major Football Polls

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The Kansas State Wildcats moved up three notches in the weekly Associated Press and Amway Coaches college football polls after their …Read More


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K-State Volleyball Swept by Texas

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The Texas Longhorns, ranked second in the nation, swept No. 25 Kansas State Saturday night at Ahearn Fieldhouse 25-19, 25-22, …Read More


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Wildcats Defeat Sooners

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NORMAN, Okla. (AP) – Michael Hunnicutt missed a 19-yard field goal late as No. 14 Kansas State held off No. …Read More


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JCHS Cross Country Teams Claim Third Place in League Meet

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The Junction City Lady Jays and Blue Jays cross country teams finished third in their brackets of competition at the …Read More


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Kansas State 31 Oklahoma 30 Final!

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A blocked Oklahoma extra point try by Kansas State in the fourth quarter, and a missed field goal by the …Read More


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Restaurant owner pleads in illegal workers case

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — The owner of restaurants in Kansas City, Missouri and Olathe, Kansas, has pleaded guilty to …Read More


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Kansas man dies in head-on semi crash

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EUREKA, Kan- A Kansas man died in an accident just before 9:30 p.m. on Monday in Greenwood County. The Kansas …Read More


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Kansas man gets 60 days in cyclist’s death

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SALINA, Kan. (AP) — A 64-year-old Salina man has been sentenced to 60 days in prison in the fatal hit-and-run …Read More


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KanCare Initiative Concerns Parents Of Developmentally Disabled Adults

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By Dave Ranney  Parents of adult children with developmental disabilities say state officials are breaking a pledge made during negotiations …Read More


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Wheat seeding in Kansas running behind normal

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas farmers are running a bit behind normal in planting next year’s winter wheat crop. Monday’s …Read More


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Ex-Obama aide to speak at Fort Hays State

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HAYS, Kan. (AP) — Former White House press secretary Jay Carney will speak at Fort Hays State University on the …Read More


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Romney to campaign for Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney plans to campaign for Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts in …Read More


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Kansas governor, challenger discuss gay marriage

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ROXANA HEGEMAN, Associated Press WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Republican Gov. Sam Brownback has vowed during a debate to defend Kansas’ …Read More


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Two adults, 2 children hospitalized after crash

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GOODLAND- Four people were injured in an accident just before 5 p.m. on Monday in Sherman County. The Kansas Highway …Read More


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Rep. Huelskamp tours area job sites

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SALINA, KS. – Today, Congressman Tim Huelskamp (KS-01) made multiple stops in Salina including Philips Lighting, Eaglecrest Retirement Community, the …Read More


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GOP governors don’t see ‘Obamacare’ going away

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans may be close to winning control of Congress and more votes to repeal “Obamacare,” but GOP …Read More


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Oklahoma Guard: No injuries after midair collision over Kansas

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Two Oklahoma Air National Guard F-16 fighter jets flying a training exercise out of Tulsa collided …Read More


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Northeast Kansas teenager sentenced for death of father

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OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A northeast Kansas teenager will spend five years and four months in a juvenile facility for …Read More


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