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Riley County Commission approves emergency purchase for law enforcement center; change order for Leonardville fire station

Riley County Commissioners on Monday approved an emergency purchase for a new monitoring system at the Riley County Law Enforcement Center. Public Works Director Leon Hobson told commissioners he received a call Friday from RCPD Captain Josh Kyle saying the company they used for the monitoring and controlling of the air handlers for the building, [...]

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By |2019-07-16T08:23:53-05:00July 16th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Riley County Commission approves emergency purchase for law enforcement center; change order for Leonardville fire station

Stuff the Bus collects school supplies for children in need

K-State Credit Union, Konza United Way, and Manhattan Broadcasting helped stuffed the bus for the Manhattan-Ogden USD 383 FIT Closet over the weekend. A school bus was parked outside of Walmart where volunteers handed lists of school supplies the FIT closet is in need of. The supplies will be handed to students who qualify for [...]

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By |2019-07-14T12:35:38-05:00July 14th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Stuff the Bus collects school supplies for children in need

Katie’s Way to hold child behavior workshops for parents

The Kaitie’s Way Charities Community Care Program is looking to provide education for parents and anticipatory guidance of young children. KMAN spoke with Dr. Matt Wassom with Katie’s Way about the upcoming event.  The program is designed to have more outreach to families in the community and be preventative towards some difficulties in children.  They [...]

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By |2019-07-12T22:38:49-05:00July 12th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Katie’s Way to hold child behavior workshops for parents

Riley County commission approve 2020 budget for publication

The Riley County commissioners approved the proposed 2020 budget to go to publication, but may come back to it during the public hearing. Budget and Finance Officer Tami Robison presented the Riley County budget summary for review. She says the Extension Council brought in an amendment to their budget earlier this week.  This decreased their [...]

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By |2019-07-12T22:16:15-05:00July 12th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Riley County commission approve 2020 budget for publication

Riley County collects over $267,000 in 2019 delinquent taxes

Riley County’s 2019 delinquent tax foreclosure case and auction wrapped up last week after auctioning off seven properties. During Monday’s Riley County commission meeting, Deputy County Counselor Craig Cox presented all the final figures to the foreclosure case. The case began in October 2018 with 84 properties.  Cox’s office sent out letters in October notifying [...]

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By |2019-07-08T22:40:42-05:00July 8th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Riley County collects over $267,000 in 2019 delinquent taxes

RCPD says Manhattan woman was scammed out of $20,000

MANHATTAN — The Riley County Police Department is looking into an incident that scammed a Manhattan woman out of $20,000. Department officials have been warning the public about this type of scam for the last two weeks on its Facebook page, where this information was posted. The scam involves a suspect disguising his or her [...]

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By |2019-07-01T06:51:13-05:00July 1st, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on RCPD says Manhattan woman was scammed out of $20,000

Former 1st Infantry soldier receives Congressional Medal of Honor

A former Fort Riley first division soldier received the Congressional Medal of Honor from the president on Tuesday. Former Staff Sgt. David G. Bellavia received the medal of honor from President Donald Trump during a ceremony in Washington DC.  Bellavia served with the 1st Infantry Division in Iraq in 2004.  He is the first living [...]

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By |2019-06-25T16:40:35-05:00June 25th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Former 1st Infantry soldier receives Congressional Medal of Honor

County commissioners make efforts to avoid potential budget election

It appears the Riley County Commission has avoided an election for its proposed 2020 budget, but an increase in the mill levy is still likely. The commission picked back up on their 2020 budget work session during their meeting Monday.  Budget and Finance Officer Tami Robison brought the updated list of appropriation adjustments made by [...]

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By |2019-06-25T10:54:54-05:00June 25th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on County commissioners make efforts to avoid potential budget election

Riley County Health Department urges vaccinations and mosquito protection this summer

MANHATTAN — The state of Kansas was recently put in a moderate risk of West Nile Virus due to rising waters throughout the state. Riley County has been seeing these rising waters due to heavy rainfall last month that affected both Wildcat Creek and Tuttle Creek Lake. All the extra water in the county has [...]

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By |2019-06-14T13:06:22-05:00June 14th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Riley County Health Department urges vaccinations and mosquito protection this summer

Rural railroad safety center coming to K-State

A Rural Railroad Safety Center will soon be established at K-State thanks to a grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation. The Federal Railroad Administration announced more than $326 million worth of grants for a wide variety of state and local railroad infrastructure projects around the country. K-State will see just over $2.5 million to [...]

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By |2019-06-14T10:19:07-05:00June 14th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Rural railroad safety center coming to K-State