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RCPD Daily Activity 4/23/18

Officers responded to the report of an injury accident near the intersection of Scenic Dr. and Skyway Dr. in Riley County on April 20, 2018 at approximately 7:00 PM. When officers arrived on scene they found a black 2012 Harley Davidson Motorcycle driven by John Board, 62, of Manhattan had crashed. Board was transported to [...]

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By | 2018-04-23T10:36:51-05:00 April 23rd, 2018|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on RCPD Daily Activity 4/23/18

City, Kiwanis Club hope to make Bluemont Hill overlook more accessible

The Manhattan Kiwanis Club is raising money to enhance ways visitors can view the east side of the Little Apple from Bluemont Hill. Dubbed the Bluemont Hill Overlook Project, the Kiwanis Club is partnering with the City of Manhattan and its Parks and Recreation Department to construct an ADA accessible platform above the letters on [...]

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By | 2018-04-18T13:34:54-05:00 April 18th, 2018|Local News, Manhattan, Top Story|Comments Off on City, Kiwanis Club hope to make Bluemont Hill overlook more accessible

VIDEO: MFD responds to apartment fire at Garden Way, saves two dogs

The Manhattan Fire Department was dispatched to 1010 Garden Way for a report of a structure fire just before 9 a.m. Wednesday morning, according to a press release from MFD. Upon arrival, crews found a three-story apartment building with smoke showing from Apartment A. The fire was quickly contained in less than 10 minutes. There [...]

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By | 2018-04-18T12:21:50-05:00 April 18th, 2018|Local News, Manhattan|Comments Off on VIDEO: MFD responds to apartment fire at Garden Way, saves two dogs

Semi avoids school bus, overturns Monday afternoon

Officers responded to the report of an injury crash near the intersection of Tuttle Creek Blvd and Walters in Manhattan Monday afternoon at 3 p.m., according to the Riley County Police Department. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2015 school bus driven by 36-year-old Laura Kumle of Manhattan was westbound on Walters Drive. KHP says [...]

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By | 2018-04-17T12:45:25-05:00 April 17th, 2018|Local News, Manhattan|Comments Off on Semi avoids school bus, overturns Monday afternoon

RCPD Daily Activity 4/17/18

Officers filed two reports for forgery in the 1100 block of Westloop Pl. in Manhattan on April 16, 2018 at approximately 4:40 PM. Officers listed Dillons as the victim when it was reported two unknown suspects used fraudulent checks at the business. The estimated total loss associated with both cases is approximately $6,832. Police ask that anyone [...]

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By | 2018-04-17T08:59:26-05:00 April 17th, 2018|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on RCPD Daily Activity 4/17/18

New license plate process in Kansas will start in August

The process for getting a new license plate in the State of Kansas will change on August 1. Riley County Treasurer Shilo Heger explained the new process to the county commissioners during their meeting on Monday.  Heger said when a customer comes to register for a new plate, instead of getting the plate right then [...]

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By | 2018-04-16T14:08:40-05:00 April 16th, 2018|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on New license plate process in Kansas will start in August

RCPD Daily Activity 4/16/18

Officers filed a report for burglary in the 1400 block of Flint Hills Pl. in Manhattan on April 13, 2018 at approximately 6:50 PM. Officers listed Scotti Whitaker, 35, of Manhattan as the victim when she reported an unknown suspect took a safe from her residence. The estimated total loss associated with this case is [...]

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By | 2018-04-16T11:13:10-05:00 April 16th, 2018|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on RCPD Daily Activity 4/16/18

USD 383 to start phone, online surveys this weekend

Beginning this weekend, phones will be ringing across the Manhattan-Ogden School District, as a comprehensive survey of patron opinion will begin. According to a press release from the district Friday, USD 383 officials said the survey of 400 households will provide insight into what residents think about the district’s strengths, challenges, and priorities. The survey, [...]

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By | 2018-04-13T11:50:33-05:00 April 13th, 2018|Local News, Manhattan|Comments Off on USD 383 to start phone, online surveys this weekend

Ogden Elementary principal selected to Kansas Teachers’ Hall of Fame

The principal of Ogden Elementary School has been inducted in the the Kansas Teachers’ Hall of Fame, according to a press release from USD 383 Wednesday. Jim Armendariz  will receive the honor in Dodge City on June 2. He is the 15th teacher from the district to be inducted. Armendariz received his degree in elementary [...]

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By | 2018-04-11T14:41:08-05:00 April 11th, 2018|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on Ogden Elementary principal selected to Kansas Teachers’ Hall of Fame

RCPD Activity Report 4/11/18

James Toliver, 38, of Chicago, Illinois was arrested while at the Riley County Police Department yesterday evening. Toliver was arrested on a Riley County District Court warrant for distributing heroin and a Manhattan Municipal Court warrant for failure to appear. Toliver was issued a total bond of $23,000.00 causing him to remain confined at the [...]

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By | 2018-04-11T12:35:53-05:00 April 11th, 2018|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on RCPD Activity Report 4/11/18