Monday Dec 9
Several Area Injury Accidents Sunday
Laura Rice,25, of Manhattan was taken to Mercy Regional Health Center following an accident on I-70, 20 miles east of Junction City in Riley County.
Kansas Supreme Court Rules
A couple of area court cases have been ruled on at the Kansas Supreme Court level, with the high court agreeing with the lower court in both cases.
Accident kills man at quarry near Junction City
The Geary County sheriff's office says 63-year-old Stephen Hetzler died Wednesday at the Bayer Rock Quarry six miles west of Junction City.
Manhattan Man Killed In Geary County Work Explosion
Geary County Sheriffs deputies, Emergency Management and paramedics were dispatched Wednesday December 4 to the 2300 block of Poland Road in Geary County to investigate a report of a man hit by a rock and knocked unconscious.
Kansas man killed in quarry explosion
Arctic air has arrived in KAKEland, and will stick around for the next several days.
Area Law Enforcement News
Alto Johns, 42, was taken into custody at approximately 3:45 PM for a failure to appear warrant with the original offense of possession of certain hallucinogenic drugs.
Geary County Convict Passed Over For Parole
A 49-year-old man convicted of sex-related charges in Geary county more than 20 years ago has apparently been passed over for parole.
Grass Fire Spans Two Counties
A fire that originated at Fort Riley brought out dozens of firefighters from Riley and Geary Counties Sunday afternoon.
American Red Cross Encourage Residents To Take Advantage of Blood Donation Opportunities
The American Red Cross reminds residents the holiday season is a time to give, and encourages blood donations throughout the winter.
K-18 Officially Dedicated
Local and State Officials from Riley and Geary counties, Manhattan, Ogden, Junction City, Fort Riley and K-state joined KDOT Friday morning at Westview Community Church in Manhattan, to officially dedicate the three-year, 135 million dollar construction project.
Fort Riley Soldier Sentenced For Deadly Suicide Attempt
A Fort Riley Soldier charged with second degree murder was sentenced in Geary County Court Tuesday to 9 years 9 months in the Kansas Department Corrections.