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MPC Recommends Approval on Site Plans for Proposed School Expansion Projects

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There is concern about parking, drop off and unloading zone traffic congestion around Westwood and Franklin Elementary Schools, but the …Read More


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Senate passes Moran’s Community Care for Veterans Act (VIDEO)

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WASHINGTON–Today, the U.S. Senate passed the Access to Community Care for Veterans Act (S.1463), legislation authored by U.S. Senator Jerry …Read More


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Missing Manhattan teen found, arrested

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MANHATTAN- Law enforcement authorities in Riley County have located a Manhattan teenager. Kyle Nevels, 16, was reported missing on March …Read More


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Milford Lake Water Levels in Good Shape for Memorial Day Weekend

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The Corp of Engineers at Milford Lake has been making steady releases for the past two weeks, but dropped it’s …Read More


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Garage Fire Reported off of Quarry Road in Rural Geary County

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The Geary County Rural Fire Department responded to a garage fire at 10510 Quarry Road, about six miles north of Junction …Read More


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County Clerk in Favor of Local Election Move

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The Kansas House approved a measure that would move local elections to the fall in odd numbered years by a …Read More


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Frank Crudo, Bond Violation 121010, Arrested 5/21

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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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National Weather Service Forecast

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Scattered, mainly light showers will move across the area today with more persistent rain and thunderstorms expected Saturday through Sunday. …Read More


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Site Plans for Proposed School Additions to Go Before MPC

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The Junction City – Geary County Metropolitan Planning Commission meets in special session at 3 p.m. at the Municipal Building …Read More


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JCPD Reporting Damage to Property Cases near Westwood and Patriot Point Areas

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The Junction City Police Department is reporting several cases of Damage to Property near Westwood and Patriot Point. Sgt. Trish …Read More


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Royals Shut Out Cardinals

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Kendrys Morales hit two home runs and had five RBIs, Chris Young gave up six …Read More


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Oklahoma Knocks Kansas State Out of Big 12 Baseball Tournament

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) – Robert Tasin hit a go-ahead single with two outs in the top of the ninth inning, …Read More


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Blue Jays to Play Shawnee Mission East at State Baseball

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The Junction City Blue Jays ( 12-10 ), have drawn Shawnee Mission East ( 18-4 ) as their first round …Read More


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Wildcats Fall in Big 12 Baseball Tournament

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Oklahoma State defeated Kansas State 10-1 in second round play of the Big 12 Baseball Tournament. The Wildcats remain alive, …Read More


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19 JCHS Track and Field Athletes Qualify for State

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Jaylene Brime won the boys triple jump with a mark of 42’7 1/2 and the Lady Jay 4 x 800 …Read More


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Blue Jay Baseball Going to State

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The Junction City Blue Jay baseball team is headed to the Class 6A State Tournament. Junction City defeated Topeka High …Read More


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Blue Jays Win First Round Game in Regional Baseball Tournament

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The Junction City Blue Jays defeated Topeka High 4-3 in the first round of their Class 6A Regional Baseball Tournament …Read More


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Work Proceeding on Proposed Sports Complex

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Work continues to try and develop a new sports complex in Junction City. One member of a committee working on …Read More


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Four Wildcat Greats to be Inducted into Football Ring of Honor

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MANHATTAN, Kan. The Kansas State Athletics Department and football program will welcome four new members to the K-State Football Ring …Read More


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Chapman Softball Headed to State

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The Chapman High School softball team has qualified for the Class 4A Division Two State Tournament. Chapman won their Class …Read More


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Direct primary care not subject to Kan. insurance regulation under new law

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By Andy Marso Starting July 1, primary care physicians in Kansas may see patients who pay them a flat monthly …Read More


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1 hospitalized after SUV overturns into a pool of water on I-70

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SALINA- One person was injured in an accident just after 7 p.m. on Friday in Saline County. The Kansas Highway …Read More


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US agency to hold hearing on Chrysler recall compliance

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DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government’s highway safety agency says it will hold a public hearing in July to determine …Read More


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Egg prices surge to record on shortage caused by bird flu

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DAVID PITT, Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Egg prices surged to a record on Friday, a month after …Read More


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Brownback signs bill regulating ride-hailing companies

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Sam Brownback has signed a compromise on regulations that ride-hailing company Uber says will allow …Read More


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Bill would create opening for vote on Kan. Medicaid expansion

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By Dave Ranney A Senate committee on Thursday learned that a bill proposing that the state collect a 3.5 percent …Read More


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Police investigate another report of counterfeit money

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SALINA- Law enforcement authorities in Salina are investigating the passing of more counterfeit money. Captain Mike Sweeney said that a …Read More


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Steep drop in oil, gas valuations upending county budgets

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Residents in energy producing counties may be paying more property taxes or face cuts in local …Read More


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Missouri man sentenced for death of Kansas dog expert

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 52-year-old Missouri man is sentenced to more than 55 years for bludgeoning to death …Read More


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Kansas teen wounded during home invasion

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WICHITA– Sedgwick County authorities are working a shooting case from Thursday night. Officers reported in a media release that at …Read More


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