Oct 19, 2013
The Wichita Eagle
17-year-old dies in crash in Riley County in which car overturns
A 17-year-old was killed and two other teens injured early Saturday in a single-vehicle crash in Riley County, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol.
Police Report 8/20
Richard Jahnke, 72, of Leonardville, told police that an unknown suspect or suspects entered his home and illegally took possession of a washer and dryer.
Advance turnout at 180 in USD 378 vote
County clerk Rich Vargo reported the turnout Monday, noting as well that polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. in four locations Tuesday: Keats, Riley Centre, Leonardville and Sedalia Church.
Twister may have hit May 18
Local authorities now believe a small tornado may have touched down in northern Riley County, causing damage previously attributed to a series of storms May 18.
Several city and school elections are being held in the area, but probably the more notable and gaining the most attention is the Manhattan City Commission race, with seven candidates trying for three positions.