About Brandon Peoples

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Brandon Peoples has created 2269 blog entries.

Stormont Vail to assume control of Geary Community Hospital

The Geary County Commission held a special meeting Friday to approve a contract with Stormont Vail Hospital which will assume control of the struggling Geary Community Hospital on January 1. The hospital will become Stormont Vail – Flint Hills Campus. Under the contract, Stormont will manage the Geary Community Hospital and its rural health clinic [...]

By |2022-07-01T14:41:19-05:00July 1st, 2022|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Stormont Vail to assume control of Geary Community Hospital

Onaga woman injured in crash near Pottawatomie-Nemaha County line

An Onaga woman is recovering following a Wednesday car crash near the Pottawatomie and Nemaha County line. Officials with the Kansas Highway Patrol say 58-year-old Delores Sauvage was northbound on Kansas Highway 63 shortly before 12:30 p.m. when her Cadillac Deville left the roadway to the east and struck a field entrance. The car reportedly [...]

By |2022-06-30T06:58:09-05:00June 30th, 2022|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Onaga woman injured in crash near Pottawatomie-Nemaha County line

Pottawatomie Co. Clerk to begin verifying signatures in petition to expand county commission

A petition to expand the Pottawatomie County Commission is in the hands of elections officials. Election Supervisor Ashley Rice tells KMAN that a 106-page list of signatures were turned in June 23rd by planning commissioner Doug Kern, who is advocating to expand the board from 3 to 5 seats. Rice says they’re hoping to start [...]

By |2022-06-29T16:13:55-05:00June 29th, 2022|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Pottawatomie Co. Clerk to begin verifying signatures in petition to expand county commission

True Colors House set to open Friday for LGBTQ+ youth in Manhattan area

An open house is planned Friday for a new space aimed at connecting LGBTQ youth in the Manhattan area. True Colors will officially launch its Flint Hills Chapter with a Pride themed 4th of July party at the new space. Manhattan-Ogden school board member Jayme Morris-Hardeman and her husband recently donated a rental property for [...]

By |2022-06-29T16:13:10-05:00June 29th, 2022|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on True Colors House set to open Friday for LGBTQ+ youth in Manhattan area

Sen. Moran’s office requesting federal dollars for Belvue Bridge rehab

More federal dollars could soon be available to fund repairs to the Belvue Bridge. Pottawatomie County Administrator Chad Kinsley told commissioners this week that Sen. Jerry Moran’s office has been actively seeking Congressionally Directed Spending dollars. Sen. Moran is requesting $6.4 million on behalf of the Kansas Department of Transportation for rehabilitation of the existing [...]

By |2022-06-29T15:48:48-05:00June 29th, 2022|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Sen. Moran’s office requesting federal dollars for Belvue Bridge rehab

Pottawatomie County holds work session to discuss annexation of Scorpion property

One week after Manhattan passed its resolution to approve annexation for the Scorpion Biological Systems development, Pottawatomie County held a work session Monday where commissioners hashed out some of their desires with the project going forward. Commissioner Dee McKee questioned Manhattan City Manager Ron Fehr about concerns she has that Highway 24 isn’t included within [...]

By |2022-06-28T11:12:13-05:00June 28th, 2022|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Pottawatomie County holds work session to discuss annexation of Scorpion property

Manhattan Regional Airport posts busiest May on record for travel

Travelers continue to book flights out of Manhattan at a strong pace. In May, over 7,000 passengers flew out of Manhattan Regional Airport, accounting for the best May on record for the airport since American began offering airline service. Airport Director Brandon Keazer says it was also the third best month on record for the [...]

By |2022-06-27T16:13:53-05:00June 27th, 2022|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Manhattan Regional Airport posts busiest May on record for travel

Lightning blamed for duplex fire in southwest Manhattan

Storms are being blamed for causing another structure fire this week in Manhattan. The Manhattan Fire Department was dispatched around 12:30 this morning to 320 Rosewalk Place, in southwest Manhattan. Upon arrival, fire was discovered on the exterior gable above the garage. Firefighters were able to quickly extinguish the fire and an investigation determined it [...]

By |2022-06-24T06:53:17-05:00June 24th, 2022|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Lightning blamed for duplex fire in southwest Manhattan

Wife of accused former Wamego teacher now facing charge in sex crime investigation

A former Wamego High math teacher is facing criminal charges, three weeks after her husband, a former Wamego Middle School science teacher was arrested. Arrest records show 55-year-old Deborah Sylvester was booked Tuesday in Wabaunsee County Jail on a Pottawatomie County warrant charging her with unlawful sexual relations. Her husband, 51-year-old Allen Sylvester is charged [...]

By |2022-06-23T14:13:42-05:00June 23rd, 2022|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Wife of accused former Wamego teacher now facing charge in sex crime investigation

Junction City couple killed in Clay County crash

A pair of Junction City residents were killed Tuesday, when the truck they were traveling in, crashed southeast of Wakefield in Clay County. The Kansas Highway Patrol says the driver of a Dodge Ram 1500 pickup lost control while traveling northbound on County Line Road, just after 6 p.m. The vehicle struck a nearby bridge [...]

By |2022-06-22T13:48:18-05:00June 22nd, 2022|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Junction City couple killed in Clay County crash
Go to Top