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Approximately ten county residents along with county staff attended the Monday morning public hearing on commercial solar energy in Pottawatomie County. Previously, the planning commission had recommended the county place a permanent moratorium on solar farms.

WAMEGO, Feb. 1, 2023 -- The Kansas Bureau of Investigation, Wamego Police Department and Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Office today updated the investigation into a death of a Wamego man.

WESTMORELAND, Feb. 1, 2023 – McKaine T. Farr, 21, Wamego, appeared for his preliminary hearing today in the Pottawatomie County District Court where he was remanded to stand trial on distribution of a controlled substance causing death, according to County Attorney Sherri Schuck.


Wamego's Lady Raiders only had one basketball game last week, but they made it count as on they traveled to Eudora Friday and brought home a 62-29 win.

This year’s Rock vs. Boom match-up saw two top ten teams clash at Rock Creek High School last Friday night, with the Wamego girls basketball team sporting a number four ranking in 4A, and Rock Creek coming in at number nine. However, Wamego’s physical defensive strategy stifled the Mustangs,…

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High school students interested in law enforcement will have the opportunity this summer to see what law enforcement training and careers are like through the Cadet Law Enforcement Academy program. The Cadet Law program is hosted by the Patrol and sponsored by the American Legion and the Ame…


“Common Prosperity” is now the strategy being followed in China to achieve more economic equity across the Chinese population. When Deng Xiaoping took over soon after Mao’s death, China had been a country where everyone was relatively equal, as in equally poor.

Six generations of our family farming in Pott. Co. has always meant planning ahead, for both the next season and the next generation. Our family has always taken decisions about the future of our farm, family, and community very seriously, including the recent question of whether landowners …

I am writing this letter to express my frustration with the lack of empathy and consideration from the city of Wamego regarding pool access, specifically from 6-8 a.m.

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