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AP: Man who fatally shot 3 at Kansas Jewish sites dies in prison

EL DORADO, Kan. — A man who testified that he wanted to kill Jews and was sentenced to death after he fatally shot three people at Jewish sites in Kansas has died in prison. The Kansas Department of Corrections said in a news release Tuesday that 80-year-old Frazier Glenn Miller Jr. died Monday at the [...]

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By |2021-05-04T12:10:12-05:00May 4th, 2021|Categories: Clay County, State News|Comments Off on AP: Man who fatally shot 3 at Kansas Jewish sites dies in prison

Clay Center meat processing plant destroyed by fire

A Clay Center meat processing plant is a total loss after a fire late Tuesday night. Fire crews responded to the Clay Center Locker Plant near Hwy 15 around 11:30 p.m. According to WIBW-TV, an explosion was reported after firefighters had been on scene for a half hour, which blew out the front windows, with [...]

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By |2021-03-17T10:40:52-05:00March 17th, 2021|Categories: Clay County, Local News|Comments Off on Clay Center meat processing plant destroyed by fire

Power in short supply, possible controlled outages ahead

Residents in Wamego and Clay Center are being asked to conserve energy during this extreme cold weather. Kansas Electric Cooperative reported Monday morning their Southwest Power Pool (PPP) was in a Level three energy emergency alert. This pool is used by Bluestem Electric for Wamego and Clay Center. Level 3 may mean implementing controlled outages [...]

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By |2021-02-15T13:06:11-06:00February 15th, 2021|Categories: Clay County, Fort Riley, Geary County, Junction City, Local News, Manhattan, Pottawatomie County, Riley County, State News, Wabaunsee County, Wamego|Tags: |Comments Off on Power in short supply, possible controlled outages ahead

RCPD arrest suspect wanted on two dozen counts of passing worthless checks

Riley County Police have arrested a man on numerous counts of forgery and passing worthless checks. According to its weekend arrest report, 33-year-old Larry McVey Jr. is charged with 24 total counts of passing worthless checks, six counts of forgery, two counts of theft by deception as well as a single count of attempted theft. [...]

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By |2021-01-25T13:43:21-06:00January 25th, 2021|Categories: Clay County, Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on RCPD arrest suspect wanted on two dozen counts of passing worthless checks

Two involved in Clay County crash

One person was injured late Saturday night in a two vehicle crash in Clay County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported the driver of a minivan was southbound on Hwy 15 attempting a left turn but failed to yield to an oncoming northbound Chevy Silverado. As a result, the pickup overturned and came to rest on [...]

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By |2021-01-11T06:13:44-06:00January 11th, 2021|Categories: Clay County, Local News|Comments Off on Two involved in Clay County crash

Bowser “cautiously optimistic” as votes continue to come in for Senate District 22

As mail in ballots continue to be counted at the local level, one legislative candidate is not ready to concede just yet. Craig Bowser trailed incumbent State Sen. Tom Hawk Election Night in the race for Senate District 22 by 332 votes. As of Thursday that margin increased to 348, with Hawk at 14,785 and [...]

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By |2020-11-05T16:46:59-06:00November 5th, 2020|Categories: Clay County, Geary County, Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on Bowser “cautiously optimistic” as votes continue to come in for Senate District 22

Hawk narrowly clinches re-election to Senate District 22

State Sen. Tom Hawk has clinched re-election in the 22nd District, which encompasses Riley, Clay and Geary counties. Hawk edged out Republican Craig Bowser by 332 votes, holding a 51 to 49 to percent margin Tuesday night. The final was 14,573 votes for Hawk and 14,241 votes for Bowser. “There is a victory and I [...]

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By |2020-11-04T11:11:50-06:00November 4th, 2020|Categories: Clay County, Geary County, Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on Hawk narrowly clinches re-election to Senate District 22

Tracey Mann hopes to represent Kansas’s 1st District in Congress

A former Kansas lieutenant governor and K-State student-body president is hoping to succeed U.S. Senate candidate Roger Marshall as the latest Republican to represent the state’s 1st District in Congress. Tracey Mann, a United States House of Representatives candidate who currently lives in Salina, KS, says if elected, he will make agriculture and trade a [...]

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By |2020-11-02T17:44:52-06:00November 2nd, 2020|Categories: Clay County, Fort Riley, Geary County, Junction City, Local News, Manhattan, Pottawatomie County, Riley County, State News, Wabaunsee County, Wamego|Comments Off on Tracey Mann hopes to represent Kansas’s 1st District in Congress

Clay Center officials report fourth consecutive month of strong sales tax collections

Clay Center continues to celebrate strong sales tax collections. For the fourth month in a row, the outlook was positive, with city officials saying collections since July are up 16 percent compared to a year ago. The reporting period, which lags two months behind shows collections from May, June, July and August. Mayor Jimmy Thatcher [...]

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By |2020-10-30T10:53:04-05:00October 30th, 2020|Categories: Clay County, Local News|Comments Off on Clay Center officials report fourth consecutive month of strong sales tax collections

Sen. Hawk outpacing area legislative candidates in fundraising with over $84k

Campaign finance reports filed Monday showed Democrats leading Republicans in the area legislative races in terms of fundraising. Incumbent 22nd District State Senator Tom Hawk began the July 24 to Oct 22 reporting period with over $69,000 cash on hand and raised over $84,000 the past three months, spending just over $104,000 on his re-election [...]

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By |2020-10-29T14:27:27-05:00October 29th, 2020|Categories: Clay County, Geary County, Local News, Pottawatomie County, Riley County|Comments Off on Sen. Hawk outpacing area legislative candidates in fundraising with over $84k
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