Seven-Day Forecast

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Isolated showers and thunderstorms out west will dissipate through the morning hours according to the National Weather Service of Topeka. High temperatures once again rise toward the 90 degree mark, with breezy southerly winds expected in the afternoon. This pattern continues into Saturday, before getting even a few degrees warmer on Sunday as the front […]

Geary County Friday Booking Photos

Egypt Diaz, Aggravated battery, Arrested 9/3

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Lockdown Lifted at K-State Manhattan Campus, search for suspects continues

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  Update: MANHATTAN- Law enforcement authorities in Riley County continue to investigate several overnight robberies. Just after 2 a.m,. the Riley County Police Department reported they received at least three reports of males approaching pedestrians on foot and demanding their property. In two of these incidents the suspects were armed with a weapon. These incidents occurred […]

United Way Campaign to Begin

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Al Simpler Stadium at Junction City High School will be the site for the United Way campaign kickoff Friday evening. There will be raffles for $1 per ticket or six for $5. Prizes to be awarded include two autographed helmets and four sideline coaching experiences at future Blue Jay home football games this season. The […]

Great Plains Theatre Makes Move


The Great Plains Theatre in Abilene has moved their theatre and offices to a temporary home at 401 Cottage Street in Abilene. Theatre officials have announced that the former Alco Building, and current Thunder Struck building, is the their new residence. The rest of their Mainstage 2015 season, including Weekend Comedy, On Golden Pond, and […]

Junction City Firefighters Responded to Series of Calls

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The Junction City Fire Department had to respond to four calls within a 2 hour 34 minute time frame Thursday afternoon. According to the Fire Department the first call came in at 1:06 p.m. iinvolving arcing electrical equipment and a minor transformer fire at a Westar Energy substation in the 500 block of East 8th Street. […]

Milford Lake Blue Green Algae Status

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As a result of blue green algae samples collected on Aug. 31, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment has recommended that Zones A and B at Milford Lake be listed in a “Watch” status and Zone C remain in a “Warning” status. That means the southern two-thirds of the lake will be upgraded to […]