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Fort Riley wins bronze medal for community excellence

Fort Riley and one other installation received a bronze medal in the 2019 Army Communities of Excellence Award, a program that has existed since 1989. The awards are intended to promote excellence in installation management as well as process improvement and forts are assessed based on strategy and measurable business outcomes. Along with Wisconsin’s Fort [...]

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By |2019-03-21T13:06:23-05:00March 21st, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Fort Riley wins bronze medal for community excellence

Occupant cut from vehicle following Wednesday accident

A multi-vehicle accident in Manhattan led to the hospitalization of three individuals and required first responders to extricate an occupant of one vehicle Wednesday afternoon. The two cars collided near the intersection of Fort Riley Boulevard and Delaware Avenue just before 5 p.m. According to police, 37-year-old Alexis Collier and 41-year-old Morgan Jarmin were occupying [...]

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By |2019-03-21T11:14:48-05:00March 21st, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Occupant cut from vehicle following Wednesday accident

Manhattan receives $150K from Discovery Center Foundation

The City of Manhattan received a $150,000 donation from the Flint Hills Discovery Center Foundation at the City Commission’s Tuesday meeting. Foundation President Bruce Snead presented the cheque. Snead says the donation is the final payment of a gift from Marty Vanier and Bob Krause to go toward bond payments on the facility and help [...]

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By |2019-03-21T09:53:29-05:00March 21st, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Manhattan receives $150K from Discovery Center Foundation

Manhattan sets placement priority list for 5g small cell towers

New small cell 5g mobile network towers will have to follow some design guidelines when they begin increasingly popping up around Manhattan. The City Commission unanimously approved aesthetic standards and a placement prioritization for the towers in public right of ways Tuesday. 5g networks will deliver users much higher rates of data to their devices [...]

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By |2019-03-20T18:39:21-05:00March 20th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Manhattan sets placement priority list for 5g small cell towers

Manhattan approves airport parking expansion project to go out for bid

The City of Manhattan took the first steps toward a $4.9 million expansion of the Manhattan Regional Airport parking lot. The City Commission unanimously approved authorizing administration to request bids at its Tuesday meeting. Parking expansion has been in the city’s plans for years, which Airport Director Jesse Romo says is warranted. He says they [...]

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By |2019-03-20T17:53:32-05:00March 20th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Manhattan approves airport parking expansion project to go out for bid

Police deploy taser in pursuit of suspect in domestic incident

A man was taken to Riley County Jail after being tased while running from police Wednesday, according to the Riley County Police Department. The incident occurred in the 9 o’clock hour on the 1400 block of Flint Hills Place. Police were responding to a domestic incident call that came in just before 9 a.m. Due [...]

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By |2019-03-20T11:23:19-05:00March 20th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Police deploy taser in pursuit of suspect in domestic incident

Police searching for missing Manhattan girl

Riley County Police are asking for help locating a girl who was last seen Monday, March 18. Officials say 17-year-old Sharlet Ann Hubner was last seen shortly after 5 p.m. that afternoon. Hubner is described as having brown hair and blue eyes, standing about 5 feet and 8 inches tall and weighing about 150 pounds. [...]

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By |2019-03-20T11:17:12-05:00March 20th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Police searching for missing Manhattan girl

Manhattan construction company, bank defrauded

A Manhattan bank and construction company were the victims of theft and fraud Tuesday, according to Riley County Police. RCPD says a known suspect stole Kansas State Banks cheques from Walters Morgan Construction and made false information. The loss associated with the case is $8,001. The case is ongoing, KMAN will update as more information [...]

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By |2019-03-20T09:29:54-05:00March 20th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Manhattan construction company, bank defrauded

Trailer stolen from Habitat for Humanity

An unknown suspect stole a donated trailer from Habitat for Humanity, according to Riley County Police. The trailer was taken from the ReStore parking lot. RCPD received the theft report just after noon on Monday, but Manhattan Habitat for Humanity Executive Director Karmen Davenport says they don’t know when the theft actually occurred. “The trailer [...]

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By |2019-03-19T11:56:53-05:00March 19th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Trailer stolen from Habitat for Humanity

Federal appeals court won’t dismiss Title IX lawsuit against KSU

The U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals on Monday upheld a lower decision not to dismiss two women’s Title IX lawsuit against Kansas State University. The plaintiffs, two former K-State students, allege that KSU officials did not take reasonable action to investigate when they reported being raped by other students — violating Title IX. They [...]

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By |2019-03-18T19:09:23-05:00March 18th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Federal appeals court won’t dismiss Title IX lawsuit against KSU