Nanoscale, once the crown jewel of K-State’s corporate-technology park but lately beset by criminal charges against a former executive, is being closed here. Company officials released a one-paragraph statement confirming the closure decision Friday. The announcement contained no indication when the closure would become
The snow storm slowed some area residents, halted others and kept still others working through the night. USD 383 officials called off Friday classes by Thursday afternoon, although KSU resumed classes Friday after taking Thursday off. City and county offices also re-opened Friday, while Fort Riley
Riley County Law Board members reviewed 2012 crime data Tuesday indicating a slight increase in crime incidents during the year. The reports indicate that there was 3 percent increase in crime county-wide from 2011 to 2012, with a 1.6 percent increase in person crimes and a 3.2 percent increase in non-person
Riley County officers arrested a 24-year-old man early Saturday morning for battery against a law enforcement officer in Aggieville. Officer Matthew Droge said officers were first called to Tubby’s Sports Bar and Grill, 1127 Moro St., for reports that Amautus Griffith, Fort Riley, would not
A K-State student was arrested Friday for several drug charges following a police search of his residence. Tyrone Smalls, 24, 825 Bluemont St., was arrested for possession of cocaine with the intent to distribute within 1000 feet of a school, misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia, felony possession of
A Fort Riley man was arrested Saturday for allegedly brandishing a handgun in the parking lot of Texas Roadhouse during a dispute. Officer Matthew Droge said police were called to the restaurant at approximately 5:30 p.m. for a report of two people engaged in a
Riley County police are investigating the theft and recovery of a 2013 Subaru Impreza that was found wrecked in the 2100 block of Wildcat Creek Road Monday. Officer Matthew Droge said the Impreza, which belongs to Kyle Maxwell, 24, Fort Riley, was stolen from the 1300 block of Fremont
No arrests have been made in connection with Saturday’s armed robbery at the Hilton Garden Inn, and police said they are welcoming tips from the public. On Saturday, authorities said two men entered the hotel shortly before 5 a.m. armed with a semi-automatic handgun
Establishing a victim and a criminal in a stranger-rape scenario is not difficult. The unsuspecting victim is attacked by a shadowy assailant and the right and wrong is clear. But, that distinction can become fuzzy when the victims know their alleged attackers and even fuzzier
Two armed men made off with an undisclosed amount of cash in an armed robbery at the Hilton Garden Inn early Saturday. Authorities said the two men entered the hotel shortly before 5 a.m. armed with a semi-automatic handgun and demanded money from the clerk.
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