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RCPD Daily Activity 5/23/18

Officers responded to the report of an injury accident near the intersection of Pillsbury Crossing Rd. and Pleasant Valley Rd. on May 22, 2018 at approximately 3:45 PM. When officers arrived on scene, they found a silver 1993 BMW driven by Noah Hardin, 20, of Fort Riley had crashed. Hardin was transported to Via Christi [...]

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K-State student critically injured following weekend boating accident

A K-State student was critically injured Saturday in a boating accident at the Lake of the Ozarks in southwest Missouri. Twenty-one year old Ashley Lamb of Olathe was flown to a Springfield hospital after the 2a.m. crash that killed three others from suburban Kansas City. Lamb, a senior at Kansas State University, is in a [...]

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St. George woman injured after collision with highway patrol car

A St. George woman was injured Tuesday afternoon when the vehicle she was driving collided with a Kansas Highway Patrol cruiser. According to KHP, 30-year-old Trooper Scott Moses had been parked alongside Highway 24, near Rockenham Road in Pottawatomie County, when he pulled onto the road to attempt to stop a vehicle that had passed [...]

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NEW AUDIO: MFD says Hale Library suffered extensive water, smoke damage

Updated Wednesday, 12:25 pm. The Manhattan Fire Department has released more information concerning Tuesday’s fire at Hale Library on the campus of Kansas State University in Manhattan kept over 70 fire and EMS personnel busy late Tuesday afternoon and into the evening. KMAN News Director Brady Bauman interviewed MFD Deputy Fire Chief Ryan Almes about the fire Wednesday. [...]

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By | 2018-05-23T11:00:58-05:00 May 22nd, 2018|Local News|Comments Off on NEW AUDIO: MFD says Hale Library suffered extensive water, smoke damage

Manhattan Chamber announces search committee for new president

The Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors have formally established a search committee to find the Chamber’s next President and CEO. As KMAN first reported earlier this month, current president and CEO Lyle Butler announced he will retire in Febuary of next year after 18 years of leadership. The search committee is comprised [...]

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RCPD Daily Activity 5/22/18

Officers filed a report for theft in the 1600 block of Tuttle Creek Blvd. in Manhattan on May 21, 2018 at approximately 2:30 PM. Officers listed Redi Systems of Manhattan as the victim when it was reported an unknown suspect took miscellanous electronics and wiring. The estimated total loss associated with this case is approximately [...]

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RCPD Activity Report 5/18/18

Officers filed a report for theft in the 4400 block of Tuttle Creek Blvd. in Manhattan on on May 17, 2018 at approximately 8:20 PM. Officers listed Jason Ward, 47, of Manhattan as the victim when he reported an unknown suspect took his 2000 Ford Taurus. The estimated total loss associated with this case is [...]

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Riley County commissioners to sign ambulance agreement

Riley County Commissioners looked over the signed contract drafts by Pottawatomie County for ambulance services during their meeting on Thursday. County Counselor Clancy Holeman led the presentation on the final draft of the agreement that was signed by the Pottawatomie County commission.  He said the conditions requested by the Riley County commissioners included an acceptable contract [...]

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U.S. Dept of Ed awards USD 383 as ‘Green Ribbon’ school district

The U.S. Department of Education announced Wednesday that Manhattan-Ogden USD 383 is among the 2018 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School District Sustainability Awardees, according to a press release. USD 383 was nominated by the Kansas State Department of Education and the Kansas Association for Conversation and Environmental Education. Examples of some of the [...]

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Fort Riley to hold ceremony for outgoing support leader

The Big Red One will say goodbye to one leader and welcome another Monday afternoon with a Victory with Honors Ceremony at 4 p.m. at the 1st Infantry Division’s headquarters on Fort Riley. Brig. Gen. Stephen G. Smith has served as the 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley deputy commanding general for support since October [...]

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