Rural Fire Department to Host Open House

The Geary County Rural Fire Department will host an open house at the Pleasant View Fire Station #8 Thursday evening …Read More

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Charges dropped for 1 suspect in fatal fall of former Manhattan woman

PHOENIX (AP) — Charges have been dropped against one of three men accused of alcohol-related violations in connection with the …Read More

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Manhattan Man not injured following Cattle Truck Accident on I-70 near Abilene

A Manhattan man was not injured but four head of cattle were killed in an early morning tractor trailer accident …Read More

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City Turns Down Business Proposal

The Junction City Commission has turned down the latest proposal from Mechanized Design on the proposed purchase of the former …Read More

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K-State Veterinarian Cautions Against Using Unncessary Over-the-Counter Drugs for Pets

MANHATTAN — If your small dog or cat has discoloration around the eye, be cautious when using over-the-counter medication to clear …Read More

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Police Issued Tickets in First Week of New Cell Phone Ordinance

Fifty-one motorists in Junction City received a citation last week for allegedly talking on a hand-held cell phone while driving. …Read More

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McCallister Calls AUSA Trip Successful

Junction City Commissioner Mick McCallister sees a lot of positives on the recent trip by local elected officials to the …Read More

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City Commission Approves Revolving Loan Application

The Junction City Commission has approved a revolving loan application for Legacy CDL Training. The funds will be used to …Read More

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Riley County police to test body cameras

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Riley County police are moving forward with a pilot program to place body cameras on some …Read More

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Three Candidates to be Invited for City Manager Job Interviews

The Junction City Commission will schedule interviews and public visits November 12 and 13 with three candidates for the City …Read More

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Surprise in the Survey

During a recent visit to the State Fair the Geary County Convention and Visitor’s Bureau learned one somewhat surprising fact …Read More

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Fort Riley to Host Middle School Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley in conjunction with USD 475 will host the Fort Riley Middle School ribbon …Read More

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Discussion on Possible Emergency Preparedness Director for USD 475

As USD 475 officials discuss future safety and security measures for the school district the possibility of hiring a director …Read More

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CVB to Seek Marketing Manager

Instead of an assistant director the Geary County Convention and Visitor’s Bureau will advertise for a marketing manager. CVB Director …Read More

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Chamber Cancels Candidate Forum

The Junction City Area Chamber of Commerce candidate forum scheduled Thursday night has been cancelled. Chamber officials announced that the …Read More

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Presentation will Explore Early Kansas Law Enforcement

The Geary County Historical Society will host “Kansas Anti-Horse Thief Societies,” a presentation and discussion by John K. Burchill on …Read More

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JCPD Report

Junction City police have reported the arrest of Willie Lee Allen Jr., 44, Junction City, on suspicion of Rape and …Read More

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County Commission Supports Junction City’s Land Bank

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

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

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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