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Power Outage Geary County

Westar Energy is reporting 1,404 power outages in Geary County. A check with the Junction City Police Department revealed a …Read More


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2 men who died in tower collapse from Missouri

BLAINE, Kan. (AP) — The Pottawatomie Sheriff’s Office says two men who died when communications towers collapsed were from Missouri. …Read More


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Former Board of Education Member Passes Away

A former member of the Geary USD 475 Board of Education, Russell Boland, has died. Boland, 63, passed away Tuesday …Read More


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Blake Morgan of Morgan Painting applies new wall coverings to the corridor at the Martha K. Hoover Women's Center.

Remodeling Work Under Way on Martha K. Hoover Women’s Center

Work began this week on the remodeling of the Martha K. Hoover Women’s Center at Geary Community Hospital. A  news release …Read More


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Brooke Hendrick, Domestic battery, Arrested 3/25

Geary County Wednesday 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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USD 475 Identifies Second Candidate for Superintendent’s Job

Dr. Steve Noble is the second candidate that will interview for the superintendent of schools job in Geary USD 475. …Read More


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Work is Underway on the Martha K Hoover Women’s Center Improvement Project

The improvement project to the Martha K Hoover Women’s Center is underway at Geary Community Hospital. Joe Stratton, GCH CEO, …Read More


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Geary Community Hospitals Upcoming Budget May Include Pay Raise for Staff

Geary Community Hospital staff could be looking at a possible pay raise in the upcoming budget. Joe Stratton, GCH CEO, …Read More


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K-State Veterinary College Dean to Step Down

Ralph C. Richardson has announced his plans to step down as dean of the Kansas State University College of Veterinary …Read More


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Kansas communications tower collapse claims lives of two workers

  BLAINE–The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Tuesday morning fatal accident. According to a release from the Sheriff …Read More


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Jose Rivera, Felony possession of drug paraphernalia, Proceeds from sale of controlled substances  $5,000, Arrange sale / purchase using communication facility for drugs, Arrested 3/24

Geary County Tuesday 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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USD 475 BOE to Interview Superintendent Candidates

The Geary USD 475 Board of Education plans to interview five candidates for the Superintendent’s position. The District has announced …Read More


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Two People Taken to Hospital After Accident

The Riley County Police Department and the Kansas Highway Patrol responded to a two vehicle injury accident at 8:30 a.m. …Read More


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The Bids Have Been Approved for New Rural Fire Station

The Geary County Commission approved three bids for a new Geary County Rural Fire Station along McDowell Creek Road, south …Read More


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Proposed Sports Complex in Geary County Gets Funding Source

The Geary County Commission approved a one percent increase to the transient guest tax, with the proceeds of the increase …Read More


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Could the U.S. Army’s Draw Down go Below Originally Thought?

It is already known that the U.S. Army is looking to draw back it’s troop strength from 570,000 to 490,000, …Read More


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Saturday Fire at 2001 Claflin Road Ruled Incendiary

An early Saturday morning fire damaged the Riley County owned building that houses Pawnee Mental Health Services in Manhattan. Upon …Read More


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SNOW ON MONDAY

Another Dose of Winter

Mother Nature arrived Monday with more snow for the Geary – Riley County area. No major accidents were reported but …Read More


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Sarah Hood, Possession simulated controlled substances or drug paraphernalia, Sale or possession with intent to sell hallucinogen, Possession depressants, stimulants or hallucinogenic drugs, Arrested 3/23

Geary County Monday Booking Photos

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Friday night house fire at 8129 McDowell Creek Road

Fire Runs

Firefighters worked an estimated 25-acre blaze Sunday afternoon on the west side of Milford Lake in Geary County. Geary County …Read More


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