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Drowning Reported At Tuttle Creek State Park

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Police and other emergency crews responded to the River Pond area of Tuttle Creek State Park at approximately 5:24 PM on January 2, 2015. These crews included the Riley County Police Department, the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism, the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office, the US Army Corps of Engineers, Manhattan Fire Department, Blue Township Fire Department, Riley County ...

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Fatality Accident Reported Near Onaga Sunday

One man is dead and another is injured in a head-on accident Sunday near Onaga. The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office reports the accident occurred on Kansas Highway 16 one mile east of Lincoln Road. Names haven’t been released in relation to the accident, but multiple people were taken to the Onaga Hospital. The Onaga Fire Department, Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office ...

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SILVER ALERT: Authorities Seek Missing Onaga Man

Pottawatomie County authorities are asking the public for assistance locating a missing Onaga man. Onaga Police Chief Dan Costlow reports that 67-year-old Melvin Potter went missing at approximately 10 a.m. on Friday. The report indicates that Potter left his home to run an errand and didn’t return. Potter suffers from Dementia and is without his medication. He also has a ...

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Onaga Teen Killed In Hunting Accident

An Onaga teenager was accidentally killed Saturday in a hunting accident.  Pottawatomie County Sheriff Greg Riat reported the sheriff’s office was contacted at 7:15 a.m. and told there was a gunshot related accident in a rural area near Havensville in Pottawatomie County. Emergency personnel found 15-year-old Mitchell Hermreck who had been shot.  Hermreck was transported to the Community Hospital in ...

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