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KHP Participates In Annual Memorial Day Step Campaign

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The peak of summer travel across our nation’s highways is about to begin. The Kansas Highway Patrol will be working additional hours from May 18 until May 31. This additional coverage comes thanks to funding from the Kansas Department of Transportation through the STEP (Special Traffic Enforcement Program) campaign, to help motorists reach their destinations safely. “The Patrol is dedicated ...

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Steele City Legion and Auxiliary Plans Memorial Day Ceremonies

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The Steele City Campbell-Klein Post # 349 American Legion and Auxiliary will conduct Memorial Day Ceremonies on Sunday, May 24th, 2015 at 2:00 P. M. at the Steele City, Nebraska Cemetery and at 2:45 P. M at the Joy Creek Cemetery southwest of Hollenberg, Kansas. At both cemeteries the ceremony will be at the flagpole. Mark Scheonrock will be the ...

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Suspect Charged With Attempted First Degree Murder In Sunday Aggieville Incident

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MANHATTAN, KAN. – Officers with the Riley County Police Department responded to sounds of gunshots near the 600 block of N. 12th Street on May 3, 2015 at approximately 1:20 AM. One adult male was transported to Via Christi Hospital for non-life threatening injury. Police were immediately able to identify and apprehend a suspect after the deployment of an electronic ...

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Topeka Man Charged In Plot To Explode Car Bomb At Fort Riley Military Base

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A Topeka, Kansas, man has been charged in federal court with attempting to detonate a vehicle bomb at Fort Riley military base near Manhattan, Kansas, announced Assistant Attorney General for National Security John P. Carlin, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom of the District of Kansas and Special Agent in Charge Eric K. Jackson of the FBI’s Kansas City Division. The defendant ...

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Marysville Man Arrested Following High-Speed Nebraska Police Chase

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A 37 year old Marysville man was arrested in Nebraska following a high-speed chase. Authorities in Nebraska are saying that Justin T. Sutterlin is a suspect in Kansas for a convenience store burglary that took place in Mitchell County early Tuesday. Fairbury, Nebraska police arrested Sutterlin on suspicion of burglary and other charges after the high-speed chase. He is being ...

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National Work Zone Awareness Week Asks Kids To Color Kansas Orange

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The Kansas Department of Transportation is participating in National Work Zone Awareness Week, through March 27th. Kids are encouraged to color Kansas orange, by downloading and printing a coloring sheet from the K-Dot website, then sending a photo of the picture, which will be posted on the departments Northeast Kansas Facebook page. Download Coloring Sheet Here (PDF)

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U.S. Army Community Listening Session Planned For Today At Fort Riley

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FORT RILEY, Kan. (Feb. 5, 2015) — Army officials are in the process of cutting troop numbers from 570,000 to 490,000 and because policymakers in Washington have not eliminated sequestration, the organization is facing even more severe changes. Those cuts could affect the 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley. This is the message Brig. Gen. Eric J. Wesley, 1st Infantry ...

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Manhattan Trench Collapse Claims The Life Of A Water Division Employee

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On February 6, 2015 at approximately 6:52 PM the Riley County Police Department received an emergency call for service requesting a rescue. One 30-year-old male victim was entrapped in dirt and mud near the intersection of Scenic Drive and Fossilridge in Manhattan following a trench collapse. The victim was a City of Manhattan employee who had been repairing a water ...

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Kansas Hires David Beaty as Head Football Coach

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LAWRENCE, Kan. – David Beaty, the wide receivers coach and recruiting coordinator at Texas A&M, has been hired as the head football coach at the University of Kansas. Beaty arrives in Lawrence with more than 20 years of coaching experience, including two previous stints as an assistant coach with the Jayhawks. Kansas will formally introduce Beaty at a press conference Monday, ...

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Suspect Arrested In Attempted Murder Case In Manhattan

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MANHATTAN, KAN. – On November 13, 2014 at approximately 11:38AM the Riley County Police Department received a 911 call in reference to a domestic violence incident in the 600 block of Yuma Street Manhattan, Kansas. The reporting party stated that a female had been stabbed multiple times. Officers responded to the area and located a 27 year old female at ...

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