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  1. Can a security clearance requirement prevent government from getting the best value?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    ... of proposals, it can act as a barrier to competition. Protesting contractor: Contract Services Inc., Junction City, Kansas Contracting agency: Department of the Army Protest issue: Whether the request for proposals was overly restrictive in ...

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  2. Lancers survive scare from Junction City, will make push for first state baseball title since 1995Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Prairie Village Post

    ... It didn't come easily, but SM East's top-seeded baseball team did what it took to defeat the eighth-seeded Junction City/St. Xavier High Schools squad in the 6A tournament opening round Thursday, advancing to the semi-finals today. Pitcher Zeb ...

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  3. Junction City Man Files Lawsuit Involving Shawnee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    A Junction City man has filed a $2 million lawsuit against the Shawnee County Jail claiming it failed to provide proper medical attention for a broken bone in his foot and subsequent head injury. Dixon is being held on a federal hold order and pleaded guilty last year to conspiring to distribute 280 grams or more of crack cocaine.

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  4. Fort Riley soldier charged with child abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KSNT-TV Topeka

    A Junction City man is in jail after he alleged put an infant child in the hospital, in critical condition. Neighbor Elizabeth Hawn is a single mother and lives in what she calls "a pretty quiet neighborhood," "everybody just keeps to themselves, they're all military almost, and everyone's busy."

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  5. Police: Abuse leaves 3-month-old in critical conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KMIZ

    A 3-month-old in critical condition has been transferred to Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri, after police say the child was abused. The Topeka-Capital Journal reports Junction City police were notified that the child had been transferred from Geary Community Hospital on Wednesday.

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  6. Police: Abused 3-month-old in critical condition; Fort Riley solider in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Capital-Journal

    A 3-month-old infant was in critical condition on Wednesday night after the child was abused, the Junction City Police Department said in a news statement. About 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Mo., notified Junction City police that the child had been transferred to the Kansas City hospital from Geary Community Hospital, a statement issued by police said.

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  7. 3-month-old hospitalized after the child was abused, Junction City police saidRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Capital-Journal

    A 3-month-old infant was in critical condition on Wednesday night after the child was abused, the Junction City Police Department said in a news statement. About 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Mo., notified Junction City police that the child had been transferred to the Kansas City hospital from Geary Community Hospital, a statement issued by police said.

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  8. Child Abuse Case Reported in Geary CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    Junction City Police reported Wednesday afternoon at about 1 p.m. JCPD was contacted by Children's Mercy Hospital, in Kansas City, Mo, in reference to a three month old infant that had been transferred from the Geary Community Hospital on this date. Information was received that the infant showed evidence it had been abused and was in critical condition.

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  9. 3-Month Old Critically Injured, Ft. Riley Soldier Accused Of AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WIBW-TV Topeka

    A Fort Riley soldier was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of child abuse that left a three-month old with critical injuries. Junction City Police Lt.

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  10. More than $1 million dollar in damages accounted for.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Over $1 million dollars in damages is what an apartment complex in Junction City sustained last night after a fire was started on the roof. "It was chaos," said Jon Ferdin, resident of the Geary Estates apartments.

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  11. Damages more than $1 million from lightning-sparked Geary County apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | The Capital-Journal

    ... Fire Department evacuated with help from law enforcement officers. Firefighters requested mutual aid from the Junction City and Fort Riley fire departments, which both have ladder/aerial trucks. "They were able to locate several spots where ...

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  12. Lightning strike causes apartment fire, more than $1 million in damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | KAKE

    ... The 36-unit complex was quickly evacuated. Crews located a fire on the east side roof. Firefighters from both Junction City and Riley County battled the blaze, but 30 mile per hour winds caused the fire to spread. A drone from Dickinson County Fire ...

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  13. Junction City teen dies in Saturday accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    ... of the passengers was pronounced deceased at the scene and was identfied at 18-year old Cheyanne Higgins, of Junction City. A second passenger was transported to Stormont Vail in Topeka, and his current condition is unknown at the time of this ...

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  14. Lightning Strike Sparks Junction City Apartment Complex Into FlamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    Residents in Junction City have told 13 NEWS a lightning strike caused a large fire at the Geary Estates Apartments Saturday evening. Natasha Linn posted on the WIBW Weather page, "Tonight's wind is working against them but luckily they evacuated the building when the lightening hit and everyone was safe."

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  15. Police: Runaway Manhattan teen arrested after vehicles burglarizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Capital-Journal

    ... connection with multiple offenses, police said, and were both confined in the Geary County Detention Center in Junction City. According to the news release, Nevels was arrested in connection with vehicle burglary, interference with law enforcement, ...

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  16. Banding of eagle chicks a tall task for Kansas biologistsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Greenwich Citizen

    In this photo taken May 7, 2015, Mike Watkins, a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers wildlife biologist, carefully gathers up a young bald eagle chick that jumped from its nest near Milford Lake Reservoir, northwest of Junction City, Kan. The large chick set its wings and glided to a nearby field where Watkins was able to safely collect the bird.

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  17. Rural loses heartbreaker to Junction City in regional finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Capital-Journal

    It took everything Washburn Rural could muster to survive a grueling, nine-inning game against Lawrence in the Class 6A baseball regional opener. With a spot in the state tournament on the line, the Junior Blues were on the wrong end of another thriller in the final against Junction City.

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  18. Geary County interchange gets a faceliftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Junction City is about to get a $10 million facelift. KDOT will soon begin tearing up and changing the interchange at I-70 and highway-77.

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  19. Riverfront authority discusses levee project to begin this fall in OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Capital-Journal

    ... Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism at all of the 19 public access points along the 174-mile river, from Junction City on the west to Kansas City on the east. Officials said the Kansas River has been named one of 12 national river trails. The ...

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  20. Seniors enjoying activities at the Geary County Senior Citizen's Center. May 19, 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Junction City is about to get a new senior center, one that backers hope will be more accessible to the area's seniors. Monday through Friday as many as 40 other seniors from the area come to the Geary County Senior Citizen's Center to chat, play games and eat.

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