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Fort Riley Economic Impact

Fort Riley economic impact numbers have been released to area community leaders. The Fort Riley Net Public Benefit included estimated …Read More


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Teacher Tenure Topic at Legislative Coffee

Concern about the teacher tenure issue drew attention during a legislative coffee in Junction City on Saturday The school funding …Read More


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Storm Followup

Severe thunderstorm activity moved through parts of northern and central Riley County Saturday evening. A check with the Riley County …Read More


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Future Strategic Initiatives for Fort Riley Include Attracting More Mental Health Professionals

More mental health professionals need to be attracted to Fort Riley in the future.   Major General Paul Funk made …Read More


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Road Detour / Bridge Out

Geary County Rural Fire Chief Garry Berges reported late Saturday afternoon that Liberty Hall Road is closed to through traffic …Read More


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Back burn being conducted by firefighters as they work to control a rural fire Friday night. ( Picture courtesy of Geary County Rural Fire Department ).

Rural Firefighters Busy on Friday

As of 9:30 p.m. Friday Geary County rural firefighters had responded to five grass fires over an approximate seven hour …Read More


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Fort Riley Rolls Out 2020 Campaign Plan

Fort Riley officials unveiled their Campaign 2020 Plan to area community leaders Friday. Lieutenant Colonel Jim Collins said the upcoming …Read More


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Hospital Recognizes Volunteer of the Year and Distinguished Auxilian Award Winners

The Volunteer of the Year and Distinguished Auxilian awards were announced at the annual Geary Community Hospital Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon. …Read More


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Eagles to Support CASA

The Eagles in Junction City will support CASA ( Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children) on Saturday by hosting a …Read More


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Defining Priorities and Ideas for the State’s Water Vision

Kansas Water Office Release Manhattan, KS – Today the Governor’s Water Vision Team shared input received so far with the …Read More


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Desi Montgomery, Failure to Appear, Arrested 4/11

Geary County Friday Booking Photos

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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Ben Kitchens Presenting Doug Vogelsang with the Ben Kitchens Volunteer of the Year Award

United Way 2013 Campaign Raises $155,000

The United Way 2013 Campaign raised $155,000. Aileen Cray, Executive Director, says that is 88 percent of their overall goal …Read More


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Chamber Issues Statement on State of City Address

The Junction City Area Chamber of Commerce issued a statement Friday morning responding to the State of the City Address …Read More


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Fort Riley leaders to detail future of Army post

FORT RILEY, Kan. (AP) — Leaders at Fort Riley are preparing to outline what residents can expect at the northeast …Read More


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USD 475 Superintendent Transition Plan Began Thursday

Geary USD 475 announced Thursday that the district is beginning it’s superintendent of schools transition plan. Ron Walker, Superintendent, announced …Read More


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School Start Times are up for Discussion During Teacher Contract Talks

Start times and dismissal times at Geary USD 475′s high school, middle schools, and elementary schools was up for discussion …Read More


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Teacher Contract Discussions Focus on Salary Schedules

Thursdays Geary USD 475 Teacher Contract negotiations focused on the teacher salary calendar and school starting times. Teachers are suggesting …Read More


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Future Fort Riley Middle School On Schedule to Open In August

Construction on the new $39 million Fort Riley Middle School being built on post is progressing quite well and is …Read More


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Doug Vogelsang Named Ben Kitchens Volunteer of the Year

Doug Vogelsang was named the Ben Kitchens Volunteer of the Year at Thursday’s United Way of Junction City/Geary County Annual …Read More


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Martin Files as Candidate in 64th House District

Kathy Martin has filed as a republican candidate for the 64th District seat in the Kansas House of Representatives. Martin, of rural …Read More


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