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Abilene man charged in 2019 Manhattan murder to be arraigned April 29

Arraignment for an Abilene man charged in a 2019 fatal attempted robbery in Manhattan is coming later this month. Jaylon Hitsman will appear in front of Judge Grant Bannister at 4 p.m. April 29. The case was continued at a Monday hearing. Hitsman is charged with first-degree murder, aggravated robbery, aggravated battery, aggravated assault and [...]

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By |2021-04-14T07:23:30-05:00April 14th, 2021|Categories: Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on Abilene man charged in 2019 Manhattan murder to be arraigned April 29

Riley County EMS and Emergency Management to look into new facilities

Riley County commissioners have given consensus for the EMS and Emergency Management to move forward with a land study for possible new facilities. EMS Director David Adams discussed Monday the long standing facility needs for both entities. Adams says the current headquarter facility for the EMS is over 40 years old and does not meet [...]

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By |2021-04-13T13:05:22-05:00April 13th, 2021|Categories: Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on Riley County EMS and Emergency Management to look into new facilities

RCPD Report: 4/13/21

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 |2021-04-13T11:40:42-05:00April 13th, 2021|Categories: Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on RCPD Report: 4/13/21

Riley, Pottawatomie County pause Johnson & Johnson vaccine distribution following KDHE guidance

The Centers for Disease Control and Food and Drug Administration have pumped the brakes on the Johnson & Johnson vaccine distribution. The agencies say they’re reviewing six reported cases of a rare type of blood clot in people who have received the vaccine. Riley County Health Department Director and Local Health Officer Julie Gibbs tells [...]

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By |2021-04-13T11:13:09-05:00April 13th, 2021|Categories: Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on Riley, Pottawatomie County pause Johnson & Johnson vaccine distribution following KDHE guidance

Arraignment for Manhattan double murder suspect rescheduled for April 26

A Manhattan man charged in an October double homicide is now set to be arraigned later this month in Riley County District Court. Montrell Vassar will appear at a 10:30 a.m. hearing April 26 in front of Judge John Bosch, after the case was continued Monday morning. Vassar faces two felony counts of first degree [...]

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By |2021-04-12T12:45:57-05:00April 12th, 2021|Categories: Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on Arraignment for Manhattan double murder suspect rescheduled for April 26

RCPD Report: 4/12/21

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 |2021-04-12T10:48:12-05:00April 12th, 2021|Categories: Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on RCPD Report: 4/12/21

Hospital president urges vaccine holdouts to do their homework, get vaccinated

As efforts to vaccinate more residents continues, local health experts are trying to ease concerns some may have with regard to side effects and potential complications. “A fair number of the folks that we have had who have had some sort of fairly immediate response to the vaccine, a lot of this has been anxiety [...]

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By |2021-04-09T14:15:12-05:00April 9th, 2021|Categories: Local News, Manhattan, Pottawatomie County, Riley County|Comments Off on Hospital president urges vaccine holdouts to do their homework, get vaccinated

RCPD Report: 4/9/21

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 |2021-04-09T09:54:09-05:00April 9th, 2021|Categories: Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on RCPD Report: 4/9/21

Riley County, City of Manhattan could receive roughly $14 million each from stimulus bill

Unlike the CARES Act, the American Rescue Plan Act, the most recent pandemic-related stimulus bill, will bring funds directly to local governments. Here is Manhattan assistant city manager Dennis Marstall on how much money Manhattan and Riley County can expect to receive. “We don’t have the final numbers now, but roughly $14 million will come [...]

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By |2021-04-08T19:00:58-05:00April 8th, 2021|Categories: Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on Riley County, City of Manhattan could receive roughly $14 million each from stimulus bill

Stilling basin repairs nearing completion below Tuttle Creek Dam

The stilling basin rehabilitation project below Tuttle Creek dam is nearing completion. The project primarily repairs sinkholes that occurred in the area in 2015 and also previously in 1987. Crews have completed new buried back wall drains at a shallower depth and replaced the top 8 feet of the stilling basin’s side walls. U.S. Army [...]

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By |2021-04-08T14:05:04-05:00April 8th, 2021|Categories: Local News, Pottawatomie County, Riley County|Comments Off on Stilling basin repairs nearing completion below Tuttle Creek Dam
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