The Brown County Sheriff reported on several arrests Monday as the result of a search warrant by the Narcotic Unit at 714 Iowa St., Hiawatha.
A 31-year-old Horton man was sentenced Monday in Brown County Court to 73 months in prison in connection his convictions of aggravated battery and felony child abuse against a two month old child.
Hiawatha Municipal Court actions for the month of June2021, Ted Collins, Judge. Fines listed(except seatbelt violations) are in addition to court costs of $100.00 on each case.
Special agents of the Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) arrested a former deputy of the Doniphan County Sheriff’s Office on charges of rape, aggravated included indecent liberties with a child, criminal sodomy and other charges
It appears scam calls are on the rise again in our county. In the last week or so I have taken over a dozen complaints from citizens on the following. We do not want our county citizens to lose their hard earned money to scammers.
Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse reported that a Nebraska fugitive is in custody following a two state pursuit Saturday night.
Hiawatha Municipal Court actions for the month of May 2021, Ted Collins, Judge. Fines listed (except seatbelt violations) are in addition to court costs of $100.00 on each case.
Brown County Sheriff John Merchant reported a Horton man was arrested on charges of domestic battery, possession of drugs and buying sexual relations after a search warrant was executed on Sunday.
MANHATTAN — A proposed Flood Insurance Rate Map update for Brown County was released for public review in June 2020. Before the new map is finalized, property owners and lessees will have one more opportunity to provide engineering data through their community during the official 90-day appe…
TOPEKA – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) and the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) has issued several public health advisories for Kansas lakes due to blue-green algae.
When the dog days of summer deliver hot temperatures and high humidity, the American Red Cross of Missouri and Arkansas urges residents to take precautions against the heat.
Just weeks after another Hiawatha citizen addressed the Hiawatha City Commission about problems with the recent sales tax street project, Richard Tesoriero was present on Monday night to have his concerns heard as well.
After denying a request to provide rip rap along the shore of Mission Lake at private residences, the Horton City Commission heard from one of the homeowners directly, but again turned away the request.
The Hiawatha City Commission met on Monday night, and heard from City Code Enforcer Dave Wilson about the conditions at 211 North 5th Street.
(The Center Square) – President Joe Biden’s infrastructure bill is receiving fresh opposition from Republicans concerned that rising inflation, and the government spending that contributes to it, means the U.S. should take a step back from the plan.
(The Center Square) – Tucked inside a July 9 executive order issued by President Joe Biden on competition is a hospital price transparency requirement first implemented by the Trump administration. Hospitals fought the Trump order twice in court and lost. Since then, the majority of hospitals nationwide have not complied with federal transparency guidelines and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ CMS announced it would up the penalty for noncompliance to $2 million.
(The Center Square) – Airports throughout the West are experiencing a shortage of jet fuel complicated by supply chain issues and a need for firefighting aircraft to battle raging wildfires in several states.
(The Center Square) – Eighty-eight wildfires are burning in 11 Western states as of Monday in a fire season unlike any other in recent history. So far, the fires have destroyed 1,456,925 acres.
(The Center Square) – A University of Michigan Law school graduate is set to submit an amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court arguing abortion is a states’ rights issue.
A 16-year-old Hiawatha teen was killed in an early morning crash Sunday and three other teenagers remain hospitalized in serious to critical conditions.
Weather conditions are rapidly deteriorating this morning and the Brown County Sheriff is issuing a travel advisory.
Jan. 14 to Jan. 20, 2019
After a full day of testimony in a preliminary hearing in Brown County District Court Wednesday, a 28-year-old Hiawatha woman has been bound over for arraignment on charges of murder in the first degree.
The Brown County Commissioners met Monday morning and moved forward with a backhoe purchase.
The Brown County Sheriff’s Office reported on several recent arrests, including those resulting from a search warrant in Fairview on July 18.