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More than 4,000 doses of COVID vaccines administered in Riley County

Riley County has administered over 4,000 doses of the COVID vaccine, with more clinics planned this week. The health department will continue vaccinating individuals 65 and older with severe health conditions, with another clinic planned Tuesday. Those who qualify will be notified via text, email and phone call. The notice will include links to more [...]

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By |2021-02-01T07:45:49-06:00February 1st, 2021|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on More than 4,000 doses of COVID vaccines administered in Riley County

Two Fort Riley men arrested in Manhattan over the weekend

  Two Fort Riley men were arrested over the weekend in Manhattan. Officers responded to reports of a fight in progress in the 1400 block of Watson Place on Sunday, at approximately 12:35 a.m. When officers arrived on scene they found a large fight between 15-20 individuals. One 30-year-old male battered two officers while they [...]

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By |2021-01-31T21:49:32-06:00January 31st, 2021|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Two Fort Riley men arrested in Manhattan over the weekend

Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity announces new partnership

Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity recently announced a new coalition partnership with other area agencies for workforce housing. The coalition includes K-State’s College of Architecture and Planning, Manhattan Area Technical College, Flint Hills Renewable Energy & Efficiency Cooperative, and Flint Hills Job Corps. Habitat Director Josh Brewer says workforce housing has been identified as a [...]

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By |2021-01-28T15:05:11-06:00January 28th, 2021|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity announces new partnership

Riley County adds 59 new positive cases; 20 additional recoveries

Riley County is reporting 59 new COVID cases since its last report. This brings the county’s total number of positive cases to 5,886 with 295 of those cases listed as active.  Along with the new positives, the county is reporting 20 more recoveries since Monday, bringing the total to 5,561. Ascension Via Christi Hospital in [...]

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By |2021-01-27T13:54:38-06:00January 27th, 2021|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Riley County adds 59 new positive cases; 20 additional recoveries

Local agency aims to help older renters with utility bills

The North Central Flint Hills Area Agency on Aging is looking to help eligible renters with their utilities and deposits. The Agency received a 100 thousand dollar grant award to help low-income Kansans who live in north-central Kansas, including Riley, Geary, and Pottawatomie counties. Flint Hills Housing Assistance, a program of the Agency, is now [...]

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By |2021-01-26T14:32:09-06:00January 26th, 2021|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Local agency aims to help older renters with utility bills

Significant damage to Hampton Inn due to fire

Manhattan Fire Department responded to a structure fire at the Hampton Inn on Wednesday. Firefighters responded to a report of fire coming from the hotel, located off of 501 East Poyntz Avenue, around 2:30 pm. When firefighters arrived on scene, black smoke and fire could be seen coming from the building. MFD crews immediately searched [...]

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By |2021-01-20T18:52:31-06:00January 20th, 2021|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Significant damage to Hampton Inn due to fire

Ascension Via Christi’s continues COVID vaccine clinic for staff

Vaccine clinicals for staff at Ascension Via Christi are still underway. KMAN was recently invited to the hospital to observe the COVID vaccine process. So far, the hospital has administered over 1,000 doses including both the Manhattan and Wamego locations. Staff, such as Pharmacy Director Kevin Oehme, are excited to finally be at this point. [...]

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By |2021-01-18T21:31:56-06:00January 18th, 2021|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Ascension Via Christi’s continues COVID vaccine clinic for staff

Ascension Via Christi president optimistic about vaccine rollout

Health care professionals in the area are optimistic about the current rollout of COVID vaccinations. Riley County recently received 2,500 doses of the COVID vaccine.  Ascension Via Christi President Bob Copple is excited to be getting these new doses.  To him, this occasion makes the vaccine rollout more of a reality due to the large [...]

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By |2021-01-17T21:37:16-06:00January 17th, 2021|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Ascension Via Christi president optimistic about vaccine rollout

Riley County 2020 revenues and sales tax presented to commission

Riley County’s end of year revenues for 2020 came in slightly down from the previous year. Treasurer Shilo Heger told commissioners Thursday that compared to 2019, Riley County revenues were down about $40,000.  At the end of December, the balance for the general fund was $10,585,588, which is up a little over $2 million dollars [...]

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By |2021-01-15T16:39:21-06:00January 15th, 2021|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Riley County 2020 revenues and sales tax presented to commission

Riley County swears in newly elected officials

Riley County swore in its elected officials on Monday. Among the new officials are two new county commissioners and a new Register of Deeds.  Commissioners Greg McKinley and Kathryn Focke officially took their seats for their first commission meeting.  They are succeeding Ron Wells and Marvin Rodriguez, representing the District 2 and 3 seats. Register [...]

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By |2021-01-11T12:21:01-06:00January 11th, 2021|Entertainment News, Local News|Comments Off on Riley County swears in newly elected officials
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