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If there’s one thing I enjoy doing when I’m not writing (and trust me, I write quite a bit), it’s running. I try to run at least two miles every day, and I try to partake in at least ...more»

Our view: Next Opera House director needs to keep things lively

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Junction City soon will be on the hunt for a new Opera House executive director, and that person will need to be someone who can bring a mixture of activities and performers to the Opera House fit for ...more»

Our view: Too many cooks in the kitchen?

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While there are many different ideas floating around concerning personnel changes at the Junction City Area Chamber of Commerce, there’s one aspect officials must remember — clear structure ...more»
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November 21

Junction City Police Department The Junction City Police Department responded to 122 calls and made nine arrests in the 48—hour period ending 7 a.m. Friday.

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November 19

Junction City Police Department The Junction City Police Department responded to 56 calls and made three arrests in the 24—hour period ending 7 a.m. Wednesday.

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November 18

Junction City Police Department The Junction City Police Department responded to 73 calls and made three arrests in the 24—hour period ending 7 a.m. Tuesday.

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Bunker Twins performance will be 'eclectic'

When Junction City natives Jill and Jan Bunker return to town to perform at the C.L. Hoover Opera House today, they’ll be bringing with them plenty of excitement — and more.

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Bunker Twins performance will be 'eclectic'

November 21
When Junction City natives Jill and Jan Bunker return to town to perform at the C.L. Hoover Opera House today, they’ll be bringing with them plenty
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JC Commission names new city manager

November 20
The search for Junction City’s next city manager is over. City administrators Thursday appointed Neodesha City Manager Allen Dinkel to fill the
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Crews work another car fire Thursday

November 20
A busy day for area firefighters continued Thursday afternoon. Shortly after 2 p.m., Junction City firefighters were called to the area of 10th and Jefferson
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Eisenhower Elementary School holds Thanksgiving banquet

November 20
Eisenhower Elementary School students gathered in the cafeteria to partake in a "dress your best" Thanksgiving meal. A cornucopia, turkeys, baskets, pine
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Minivan catches fire on I-70

November 20
A red Chrysler minivan caught fire on Interstate 70 near westbound exit 307 Thursday. Emergency Management, fire and police officials were onsite within
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Daily Union recognizes Design-an-Ad winners

November 19
The Daily Union recognized the winners of the Design-an-Ad contest Monday evening with a pizza party at Pizza Hut. Each of the winners also received $50.
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Fort Riley in the news

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Nov 08, 2014

Hook, line, sling load

CAMP BUEHRING, Kuwait — More than 35 soldiers with the 101st Brigade Support Battalion, 1st Armored ...Full Story»
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Nov 08, 2014

Army, Air Force validate new landing strip

FORT RILEY — The Army and Air Force performed a Joint Airborne Air Transportability Training exercise ...Full Story»
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Nov 04, 2014

Fort Riley kicks off holiday season with Operation Santa Claus

Daily Union Staff m.editor@thedailyunion.net FORT RILEY — The 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley ...Full Story»
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Oct 31, 2014

Soldiers, local leaders attend AUSA conference

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Former and current 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley soldiers gathered with ...Full Story»
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Oct 31, 2014

'Durable' soldiers break bread with veterans

McFARLAND — Several Fort Riley soldiers got the opportunity to connect with local veterans and ...Full Story»
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Former I-70 rest stop to be fenced off

November 22
The Kansas Department of Transportation recently announced approved bids for state highway construction and maintenance projects throughout the state, including two in the Geary County area.
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Tax incentives offer ways to restore

November 21
Some historic buildings in downtown Junction City are in need of TLC, and there are some little-known state and federal benefits to getting involved in restoring them back to their original glory.
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Chapman's city limits could grow

November 21
CHAPMAN — City limits aren’t just "Welcome" or "Thanks for visiting" signs as travelers come and go. They are legal boundaries which can allow rules, regulations and consequences when violations occur within them.
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Topeka man receives 12 years prison time for robberies in Topeka, Manhattan

November 21
TOPEKA — A Topeka man was sentenced Friday to 12 years in federal prison for committing robberies at businesses in Topeka and Manhattan, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said.
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KSU/Geary County Extension Executive Board holds annual meeting

November 20
The Kansas State University/Geary County Extension Executive Board held its annual meeting Thursday at Stacy’s Restaurant in Grandview Plaza. Following a meal, the meeting was called to order by Chair, Diana Gauntt. Gauntt began the meeting with a light-hearted overview of some notable things
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Could city manager be named tonight?

November 20
Could a new city manager be named tonight? Junction City Commissioners have called a special meeting at 6 p.m. tonight at the Junction City Municipal Building.
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A ‘cutting-edge’ way to park?

November 19
CHAPMAN — Diagonal parking in Chapman is the norm from Marshall Avenue to Chapman High School and beyond. But, City Administrator Austin St. John is looking to shake up that concept.
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Residents glimpse roadwork plans for Junction City

November 19
Junction City residents had an opportunity to preview upcoming road projects and street maintenance projects earlier this week during a Municipal Services open house.
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Geary County Commissioner voices concern on income tax cuts

November 19
Last year’s state income tax cuts made quite an impression on one of the Geary County Commissioners. County administrators attended the Kansas Association of Counties meeting last week in Wichita.
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JCPD participating in Thanksgiving traffic campaign

November 18
The Junction City Police Department, along with many other police agencies across the state, including the Kansas Highway Patrol, will be participating in the Kansas Thanksgiving Traffic Enforcement Campaign from Nov.
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Could we know who city manager is soon?

November 18
Junction City still is not showing its hand as to who they want as their new city manager.
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Interviews approaching for open CVB, chamber positions

November 18
The vacant Geary County Convention and Visitor’s Bureau Marketing Manager position may be on its way to being filled. Junction City Area Chamber of Commerce CEO Tom Weigand and Geary County CVB Director Connie Hall indicated they would be interviewing a candidate for the Marketing Manager position
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