Fort Riley 1st Infantry Div. Artillery to begin mission essential operations

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) -- Starting March 25, the Fort Riley First Infantry Division Artillery will begin mission essential operations. This means that the number of soldiers physically working will be decreased, in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

The Fort will practice social distancing by reducing physical contact between soldiers, but will continue to assist with any necessary COVID-19-related tasks in the future.

There are no known cases of the coronavirus in Fort Riley.