Crews remove 61 tons of trash from dumping site in Pottawatomie County

 Patrina Adger  ReporterFor complete story and video please visit KOCO Channel 5A gully off Fishmarket Road in Pottawatomie County has been a dumping ground for decades.On Thursday, deputies hauled off more than 61 tons of trash that had been dumped into the gully.”Toilets out. Shower stalls, bath tubs, couches, chairs, box springs. Anything you can imagine, we pulled out of here,” DepRead More…

Halloween Safety Tips

With Halloween right around the corner, the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office would like everyone to stay safe when they put on their costumes and go out to Trick-or-Treat. Halloween’s greatest hazards aren’t vampires and villains, but falls, costume mishaps and traffic accidents, so the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office is offering the following tips to help make this Halloween sRead More…