Riley County Newswire

Riley County Newswire

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  1. RCPD Report 8/23/2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    Officers with the Riley County Police Department arrested Gina Jones, 22, of Manhattan while in the 2400 block of Buttonwood Street on August 22, 2016 at approximately 9:00 PM. Jones was arrested on the offense of probation violation which was listed on a warrant with a bond of $10,000.00.

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  2. More roadwork on Manhattan's north sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    ... from 10:00-12:00 p.m. The intergovernmental meeting features representatives from the city of Manhattan, Riley County, USD 383, K-State, Fort Riley, and the Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce. Manhattan Broadcasting Company is an equal opportunity ...

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  3. County looks to reopen building talks with KSURead the original story

    Monday Aug 22 | Manhattan Mercury

    Riley County has attempted to reopen negotiations with K-State about provisions of a possible lease to move Emergency Medical Services headquarters into the Manhattan Fire Department facility, county counselor Clancy Holeman said Monday during the Riley County Commission meeting.

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  4. Tips for Fall Gardening, Kansas Garden GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Kansas City InfoZine

    However, even the most avid gardener may be unaware of the opportunities that await those who are willing to brave the heat. "If he or she can get out there and bear some of the heat, the cool season vegetables will still be maturing in the cool temperatures which they don't do in the spring time," said Gregg Eyestone, K-State Research and Extension Riley County horticulture agent.

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  5. County rejects KSU appraisal requestRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | Manhattan Mercury

    Riley County commissioners rejected a request on Thursday from K-State officials to move ahead with an appraisal of three properties on Claflin Road that the university hopes to purchase in the future.

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  6. Riley County rescinds Public Building CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    ... school district, university or college. It also allowed for an advisory council, which would have included the Riley County Planning Board and two Riley County residents, who would have been appointed by commissioners. The bylaws stated that the ...

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  7. RCPD Activity Report 8/18/2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    On Saturday August 20 the Riley County Police Department will conduct a DUI Saturation Patrol. Officers involved will be looking for signs of impaired driving and other traffic violations.

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  8. Cheerleaders reportedly treated for heat exhaustionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    KMAN has received word that two K-State cheerleaders working out at Bill Snyder Family Stadium were reportedly treated for heat exhaustion early Wednesday afternoon. While specific information is not yet available, Via Christi Hospital Emergency Services Director Larry Couchman tells KMAN two patients were transported to the Emergency Department by Riley County EMS, with one potentially critical and the other potentially serious at the time of transport.

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  9. KanCare expansion could cover about 3,000 in Riley CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Manhattan Mercury

    About 3,000 Riley County residents would be eligible for health insurance if Kansas elected to use federal money to expand Medicaid.

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  10. Halting sale leaves EMS headquartersa future uncertainRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Manhattan Mercury

    Riley County's plan to move its Emergency Medical Services headquarters into the current Manhattan Fire Department facility is uncertain in the wake of the county commission's vote Monday to halt the sale of several county owned properties and K-State officials' position that a lease agreement hinges on the sale.

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  11. Irving 'Hoyt' WoodburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    Irving "Hoyt" Woodbury, 90, of Hutchinson, died Aug. 13, 2016, in Hutchinson. He was born Nov. 13, 1925, in Riley County, to Irving Sr. and Ruth Woodbury.

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  12. Kansas Court of Appeals affirms Riley County Barrett convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    The Kansas Court of Appeals has affirmed a ruling in State v Barrett-a second degree murder case in Riley County District Court a couple of years ago. The Howard Barrett case has actually gotten recognition state-wide for mental health implications, with Barrett, 57, found guilty in November of 2014 of the reckless fatal stabbing of Thomas James, 48, of Clay Center in February of 2008.

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  13. Boil Water Advisory Rescinded for City of Manhattan in Riley Co.Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 16 | The Kansas Department of Health and Environment

    TOPEKA, Kan. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has rescinded a boil water advisory for the City of Manhattan public water supply located in Riley County.

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  14. RCPD activity report 8/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    The Riley County Police Department has received several reports of vehicle burglary in the past several weeks. If you have been the victim of a vehicle burglary please contact police to report this crime.

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  15. City of Manhattan water treatment plant now fully operationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    ... and Environment (KDHE) has issued a boil water advisory for City of Manhattan public water supply located in Riley County. KDHE officials issued the advisory because of a power outage resulting in a loss of pressure. Inadequate pressure may result ...

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  16. A day for discussion by Riley County Law BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    A semiannual report on alcohol enforcement from Riley County Police brought several questions and comments during Monday's Riley County Law Board meeting. Board member Craig Beardsley wondered about the numbers involved and how the information was gathered-adding that while some of the local bars might be self-reporting, he wished there were a way to make that clear on reports.

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  17. Riley County commission nixes buildings saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    A street shot of one of Pawnee Mental Health Services' buildings and the Riley County Genealogical Society in the background. The buildings are a part of a cluster of county-owned properties county commissioners were in discussions to sell.

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  18. Boil Water Advisory Issued for City of Manhattan in Riley Co.Read the original story

    Monday Aug 15 | The Kansas Department of Health and Environment

    TOPEKA, Kan. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has issued a boil water advisory for City of Manhattan public water supply located in Riley County.

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  19. Public's guidance would be helpful to commissionersRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 14 | Manhattan Mercury

    To the Editor: I would like to thank the Riley County commissioners for considering further planning and public input before selling property containing the County Annex building, the Pawnee Mental Health Services facility, the Riley County EMS facility and the Platt House, which houses the Genealogical Society and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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  20. County apology a good stepRead the original story

    Friday Aug 12 | Manhattan Mercury

    The first 11 days of August were chaotic enough for the Riley County Commission that it's fair to wonder if commissioners know what they're doing.

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