Nearly two dozen COVID cases linked to Junction City church

Health officials in Geary County have linked nearly two dozen COVID-19 cases to the Faith Tabernacle Church in Junction City. The health department says anyone who attended church between Saturday, Aug. 1 and Saturday, Aug. 8 is at risk for potential exposure and should self-monitor for symptoms for 14 days from the date of attendance. [...]

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By |2020-08-13T15:09:01-05:00August 13th, 2020|Geary County, Local News|Comments Off on Nearly two dozen COVID cases linked to Junction City church

Geary County authorities searching for suspect following Tuesday pursuit

Authorities in Geary County are seeking the public’s help following a late Tuesday night pursuit in Junction City. According to Capt. David Gilbert with the Sheriff’s Office, a Junction City Police officer was attempting a traffic stop on a white Ford F-150, just after 10 p.m. in the 1800 block of North Jackson Street, after [...]

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By |2020-08-12T11:13:02-05:00August 12th, 2020|Geary County, Local News|Comments Off on Geary County authorities searching for suspect following Tuesday pursuit

Kansas game warden talks invasive species and their relationship with blue-green algae

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has issued a blue-green algae warning for Milford Lake Zone B and C in Geary County, as well as a watch for Gathering Pond in Geary County. Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism game warden Ben Jedlicka spoke with KMAN during In Focus on Friday about the [...]

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By |2020-07-31T14:26:14-05:00July 31st, 2020|Geary County, Local News, Pottawatomie County, Riley County|Comments Off on Kansas game warden talks invasive species and their relationship with blue-green algae

Geary County/Junction City dive teams pull truck from Milford Lake

Geary County and Junction City dive teams were called out Thursday to assist with the recovery of a pickup from Milford Lake. The Sheriff’s Office says the truck rolled into the water after a man was unloading his boat at Farnum Boat Ramp, about eight miles north of Junction City. The truck, which belonged to [...]

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By |2020-07-31T07:13:42-05:00July 31st, 2020|Geary County, Local News|Comments Off on Geary County/Junction City dive teams pull truck from Milford Lake

Milford Reservoir Blue-green Algae Treatment Scheduled for July 28

Release from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment. Warning in effect for Milford Lake, Zone B and C. TOPEKA – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), in cooperation with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, will initiate treatment for blue-green algae at Milford [...]

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By |2020-07-25T06:02:22-05:00July 25th, 2020|Geary County, Local News, State News|Comments Off on Milford Reservoir Blue-green Algae Treatment Scheduled for July 28