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Two Early Morning Fires in Junction City

Junction City firefighters were called to a pair of early morning house fires Tuesday. One call at 1309 North Adams …Read More


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Power Outages Tuesday Morning

Westar Energy reported numerous power outages Tuesday morning in Geary and Riley County. As of 6:45 a.m. there were 943 …Read More


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Geary USD 475 Will Move Forward With New Fort Riley Elementary School

Geary USD 475 will move forward with the construction of the new Fort Riley Elementary School, but the districts executive …Read More


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Severe Storms Cause Power Outages in Geary and Riley Counties

Monday nights severe thunderstorms left residents in Geary and Riley Counties without power. As of 11:44 p.m. Westar Energy reported …Read More


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Road Closure

The Kansas Department of Transportation has announced that as of 10 p.m. Monday all lanes of U.S> 24 from the …Read More


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Kimberly Milleson Named New Geary USD 475 Board of Education President

The Geary USD 475 Board of Education re-organized Monday evening and elected a new President and Vice President. Kimberly Milleson …Read More


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Junction City Man Sentenced to 63 Months On Child Porn Charge

Scott Deppish, 43, Junction City, has been sentenced to 63 months in prison on a federal child pornography charge, according …Read More


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Geary County Monday 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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Police Reporting No Major Incidents During Sundown Salute

Sundown Salute came to an end Saturday night, ending another successful year for the annual 4th of July celebration in …Read More


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Sundown Salute Ends With A Bang

An estimated 14,000 people showed up Saturday evening to listen to bands, enjoy some food, and have some great family …Read More


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Sundown Salute Night Three

A crowd estimated in the neighborhood of 15,000 people turned out for the Friday evening concerts at Sundown Salute in …Read More


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Sundown Salute Parade a Staple on the Fourth of July

The annual Sundown Salute parade in Junction City included everything from marching bands and color guards to floats and a …Read More


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Sundown Salute Honors Veterans in Annual Veterans Memorial Ceremony

Following the Sundown Salute parade was the annual Veterans Memorial Ceremony at the Kansas Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Heritage Park. …Read More


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Vehicle Burglaries Continue

Three more vehicle burglaries have been confirmed by Junction City police. There have been a series of those in the …Read More


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Sundown Salute Night Two

Several thousand people made their way to downtown Junction City Thursday evening t enjoy good music, food, the Ottaway Amusements …Read More


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Sundown Salute: Not Just Great Entertainment but Great Food As Well

Sundown Salute not only offers up great entertainment but also offers a large variety of food. Food vendors from all …Read More


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Thursday motorcycle accident I-70

First responders have been on the scene of a motorcycle accident on Interstate 70 near Junction City. Geary County Sheriff …Read More


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Fort Riley to Host Angler Instructor Course

PRATT – There may be no more rewarding experience than to help a youngster catch his or her first fish, …Read More


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Army issues ‘worst-case’ scenarios for reductions

BRETT BARROUQUERE, Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The U.S. Army projects that bases and surrounding communities nationwide would lose …Read More


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Milford Lake takes a Hit Just Before Holiday Weekend

The holiday weekend at Milford Lake has taken a hit today following the return of the KDHE toxic blue green …Read More


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