Authorities have arrested a previously convicted violent felon who they say shot a man twice amid an argument in June.
Authorities say the boy who brought a BB gun to Atchison High School on Monday is in now in juvenile detention for behavior that prompted a brief lockdown before police secured the contraband.
Cloud L. “Bud” Cray Jr., among the most celebrated leaders in commerce, public service and philanthropy in the history of Atchison, has died at age 96.
A man who had absconded from parole after being convicted in a 2017 aggravated battery died overnight Wednesday in a head-on vehicle collision on U.S. Highway 73 just south of town.
A suspect who, police say, tried to kill five people inside a pickup on Sept. 5 has been arrested by U.S. Marshals Service authorities in Topeka, concluding a fugitive search lasting nearly four weeks.
The academic community of Maur Hill-Mount Academy is reeling this week after the sudden death of two juniors, including an active volleyball player, in a violent weekend car crash.
A collision sent a man riding a motorcycle into a ditch off of US-59 Highway southwest of Atchison at about 6:45 p.m. Tuesday, leaving his bike in a ruin and prompting authorities to evacuate him by medical helicopter.