RCPD Report 8/14/20

Officers filed a report for aggravated domestic assault in Manhattan on August 13, 2020, at approximately 2:56 PM. Officers listed a 23-year-old female as the victim when it was reported a 28-year-old male pointed a gun at her. Officers filed a report for criminal damage to property in the 800 block of Commons Pl in [...]

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By |2020-08-14T11:23:50-05:00August 14th, 2020|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on RCPD Report 8/14/20

Riley County commission approves $14.9 million CARES Act distribution plan

Riley County commissioners approved the CARES Act funding distribution plan during their meeting Thursday. Budget and Finance Officer Tami Robison presented the allocation recommendations made by the consulting firm Witt O’ Brien. One of the biggest portions of the $14.9 million is going back to the county services for an allocation of $4,573,990.  The requests [...]

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By |2020-08-13T21:58:46-05:00August 13th, 2020|Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on Riley County commission approves $14.9 million CARES Act distribution plan

Sunset Zoo announces birth of gibbons, flamingo

Sunset Zoo is celebrating the recent births of a white-handed gibbon and a Caribbean flamingo. The zoo announced the births in a release Thursday. The gibbon, named Neta, was born at the end of April and is doing well. The sex of baby Neta won’t be determined until a full physical occurs, which typically happens [...]

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By |2020-08-13T15:13:30-05:00August 13th, 2020|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on Sunset Zoo announces birth of gibbons, flamingo

Sunset Zoo announces birth of gibbons, flamingo

Sunset Zoo is celebrating the recent births of a white-handed gibbon and a Caribbean flamingo. The zoo announced the births in a release Thursday. The gibbon, named Neta, was born at the end of April and is doing well. The sex of baby Neta won’t be determined until a full physical occurs, which typically happens [...]

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RCPD Report: 8/13/20

The following summary of calls for service/reports filed by the Riley County Police Department is a portion of those received by police.  Some names, addresses, and case details are withheld to follow local, state, and federal law as well as in an attempt to protect community members from being victimized further.  Those arrested are presumed innocent [...]

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By |2020-08-13T15:02:22-05:00August 13th, 2020|Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on RCPD Report: 8/13/20

Riley County anticipates COVID uptick, reports 6 new cases and 17 recoveries

As students return to Kansas State University, health officials expect some uptick in COVID-19 cases. Riley County Wednesday reported 6 new positive COVID tests and 17 recoveries since Monday. That brings the active case count to 115. 369 recoveries, 12 probable cases and 5 deaths of 489 confirmed cases have also been reported since March. [...]

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By |2020-08-12T18:25:41-05:00August 12th, 2020|Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on Riley County anticipates COVID uptick, reports 6 new cases and 17 recoveries

Riley, Pottawatomie counties see small increases in new COVID-19 cases Wednesday

Six new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Riley County Wednesday and one new case was added in Pottawatomie County. Additionally, 17 people were added to the recovered list in Riley County. Pottawatomie County recoveries were unchanged. That brings the active case count to 115 in Riley County and just four in Pottawatomie County. Currently, [...]

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By |2020-08-12T14:11:28-05:00August 12th, 2020|Local News, Pottawatomie County, Riley County|Comments Off on Riley, Pottawatomie counties see small increases in new COVID-19 cases Wednesday

RCPD Report: 8/12/20

The following summary of calls for service/reports filed by the Riley County Police Department is a portion of those received by police.  Some names, addresses, and case details are withheld to follow local, state, and federal law as well as in an attempt to protect community members from being victimized further.  Those arrested are presumed innocent [...]

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By |2020-08-12T10:45:49-05:00August 12th, 2020|Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on RCPD Report: 8/12/20

RCPD Report: 8/11/20

The following summary of calls for service/reports filed by the Riley County Police Department is a portion of those received by police.  Some names, addresses, and case details are withheld to follow local, state, and federal law as well as in an attempt to protect community members from being victimized further.  Those arrested are presumed innocent [...]

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By |2020-08-11T10:26:45-05:00August 11th, 2020|Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on RCPD Report: 8/11/20

Riley County removes screening requirements for bar and restaurant employees in latest local health order

Riley County commissioners Monday approved amending the latest local health order (Local Health Order No. 17) to remove screening requirements for bar and restaurant employees. Commissioners, sitting as the board of health, made the decision after seeing what the new language includes. There were concerns from business owners and local attorney Jeremy Platt that the [...]

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By |2020-08-11T06:56:45-05:00August 11th, 2020|Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on Riley County removes screening requirements for bar and restaurant employees in latest local health order