Riley County

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

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

Tuesday morning blaze east of Riley results in $185k loss

A machine shed and outbuilding on property five miles east of Riley caught fire after midnight Monday and kept firefighters busy into Tuesday morning. Riley County Emergency Management Director and County Fire Chief Pat Collins told KMAN the blaze resulted in damages of approximately $185,000. “We got there and it was fully involved,” Collins said. [...]

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By | 2018-04-11T14:28:31-05:00 April 11th, 2018|Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on Tuesday morning blaze east of Riley results in $185k loss

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

Family, friends and advocates celebrate 9th Annual Little Apple Pride

Younger participants in Saturday’s Little Apple Pride celebration at City Park may take for granted that the event was held for its ninth year. But one Manhattan born-and-raised resident remembers a time when such a day of public festivities would’ve been fantasy. “I came out as gay in 1976 at the age of 19, right here [...]

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By | 2018-04-09T11:31:22-05:00 April 9th, 2018|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County, Top Story|Comments Off on Family, friends and advocates celebrate 9th Annual Little Apple Pride

RCPD Daily Activity 4/09/18

Tommie Baggett, 18, of Manhattan was arrested while in the 1400 block of Hartman Pl. in Manhattan on April 6, 2018 at approximately 10:40 AM. Baggett was arrested on a Riley County District Court warrant for rape, aggravated criminal sodomy (x2), aggravated robbery, attempted rape (x3), aggravated burglary (x2), and aggravated battery (x3). Baggett was [...]

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By | 2018-04-09T11:21:05-05:00 April 9th, 2018|Geary County, Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on RCPD Daily Activity 4/09/18

RCPD Activity Report 4/6/18

Officers filed a report for motor vehicle theft in the 800 block of Bluemont Ave. in Manhattan Thursday at approximately 7:40 AM. Officers listed Mario Garcia Jr., 25, of Manhattan as the victim when he reported an unknown suspect took his 2006 Dodge Dakota Pickup. The estimated total loss associated with this case is approximately [...]

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By | 2018-04-06T11:26:13-05:00 April 6th, 2018|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on RCPD Activity Report 4/6/18

Board of Education approved land transfer agreement

The Manhattan-USD 383 Board of Education gave final approval to the land transfer agreement between the district and David Nelson and Leon H. Borck.   Assistant Superintendent Eric Reid presented the agreement to the board during the March 28 meeting.  In the presentation, Reid said they would be trading the land they owned near Elbo Creek [...]

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By | 2018-04-04T21:51:58-05:00 April 4th, 2018|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on Board of Education approved land transfer agreement