Officers filed a report for sexual battery in Manhattan on March 15, 2018. Officers listed a 22 year old female as the victim and an unknown male as the suspect. Due to the nature of the crime reported, no additional information will be released. Marina Marroquin, 27, of Manhattan, was arrested while in the 100 [...]
The Manhattan-Ogden USD 383 signed and approved their letter to respond to the Parkland school shooting last month. Board members read the letter aloud for the public to hear during their meeting on Wednesday. The decision to write a letter was decided during the previous board meeting last month. President Darell Edie started the letter off [...]
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Officers filed a report for aggravated criminal sodomy in Manhattan on February 20, 2018. Officers listed a 24 year old male as the victim and a male known to him as the suspect. Due to the nature of the crime reported, no additional information will be released. Officers responded to the report of an injury [...]
Officers filed a report for aggravated assault and battery in the 700 block of Colorado St. in Manhattan on February 19, 2018 at approximately 7:30 AM. Officers listed a 16 year old male as the victim when he reported an unknown suspect struck him in the head. Police ask that anyone with information contact RCPD or [...]
The Riley County website will have a new look and feel next week. IT/GIS Director Kevin Howser presented the look of the new website to county commissioners on Thursday. He said the reason for the new update is to keep up with modern programming languages, current optimization , and to meet the latest ADA Accessible [...]
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A special meeting for the Manhattan-Ogden USD 383 Board of Education will be held tonight. The meeting is to look over the facilities for the elementary schools throughout the district. The purpose of the meeting is to give board members the opportunities to voice any concerns for things they have found in these studies . [...]
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Riley County EMS presented four scenarios to cut down ambulance response time in Northern Riley County to county commissioners on Monday. EMS Director David Adams talked about one scenario that would move on ambulance from Station 1 in the city of Manhattan to the City of Riley. “The response time to Riley will be 1-2 [...]
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Former President of Malawi Joyce Banda presented at the 177th annual Landon Lecture on Monday. Banda is the first female president of Malawi and the fourth in African history. She titled her lecture “America’s Role in Promoting Gender Equality Worldwide: Lessons from Africa.” In her lecture she talked about gender equality, comparing her nation to [...]
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The emergency radio system upgrade for Riley County first responders and police was approved and signed during Thursday’s county commission meeting. Commissioner Ron Wells made the motion to sign the approximately 10 million dollar radio upgrade. The base cost for covers 5 million of the agreement with the remaining being paid for over time. Chairman [...]
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The final contract for the Harris radio system upgrade for the county was reviewed by the Riley County Commissioners on Thursday. Emergency Management Director Pat Collins presented to the commissioners during their meeting on Thursday, discussing what the agreement entails. “This is the binding agreement that says we’re going to buy this system,” said Collins,”the system [...]
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