Seth Ramsey with the American Red Cross moves a donor station into position Monday before the start of the annual Manhattan Battle of the Badges blood drive at St. Thomas More Catholic Church. The two-day drive ends at 6:30 p.m. Monday and is open from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Roger Marshall and U.S. Rep. Tim Huelskamp are deadlocked in the race for the “Big First” congressional district two weeks ahead of the Republican primary, according to a new poll.
Fans will get a chance to see the Kansas State men’s basketball team before it departs on a 10-day trip to Italy and Switzerland, as the squad will hold an open practice on Aug. 6 at Bramlage Coliseum.
The Wildcats will hold a Purple/White scrimmage on Aug. 6 and will welcome in Washburn on Aug. 16. Both scrimmages are scheduled for a 7 p.m., start.
DALLAS — Throughout the two-day Big 12 football media days, the 2017 Big 12 Championship game was a hot topic of debate.
The smallest Power Five conference took a significant step toward adding members Tuesday when its university presidents directed Commissioner Bob Bowlsby to begin evaluating schools interested in joining.
Just what Hillary Clinton needed on the eve of the Democratic National Convention: an email scandal. Granted, this one apparently wasn’t of her making — at least there is no indications to that effect — but the taint lingers.
I am white and I am not an expert on race, but I do recognize and understand white privilege and the role it plays in our society. I also understand the differences faced by minorities when compared to whites.
If including individuals regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity in Manhattan’s anti-discrimination ordinance was little more than a gesture, it was a powerful gesture.
Smart Irrigation Month is an Irrigation Association (IA) initiative designed to increase awareness of efficient outdoor water use practices.
The home office of Harry Manges, a retired K-State agricultural engineering professor, has many items that show his life’s work.
Somebody needs to come up with a new story for the next one, and the director needs to find newer, clearer ways to make the action visible.
Having grown up in Massachusetts a short drive from the coast, one of the things I miss, especially during the summer, is going to the beach.
He is a larger-than-life character, and Timothy Egan paints a richly textured portrait of Meagher, Ireland, Tasmania and America in a time of turmoil and tragedy.
Scores were hard to come by Saturday on the final night of the Kaw Valley Rodeo, as champions of the three-day event were crowned.
The Manhattan Marlins swim team competed in the Speedo Central Sectional VIII Swimming Long Course Championship in Columbia, Missouri, July 20 -23.
Delino DeShields homered in the seventh inning to break a tie and the Texas Rangers beat the Royals 2-1 on Sunday. The loss dropped the Royals to 48-49, the first time the World Series champions have been below .500 since May 15.
When Chancey Larson was a senior in high school, he decided to enter the Kaw Valley Rodeo as a local participant.
A look at what's happening all around the majors today:
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — General Mills is expanding a flour recall issued over a possible link to an E. coli outbreak after four new illnesses were reported.
NEW YORK (AP) — At last year's trade deadline, Sandy Alderson fed a big meal to New York Mets fans hungry for a title, acquiring Yoenis Cespedes. This year, the general manager is more likely to add a side of fries.
ST. MARYS, Kan. (AP) — The chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Veterans Affairs has requested all VA medical records for the former Marine who killed three law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
CUSHING, Okla. (AP) — Authorities on Monday located the body of a Kansas skydiver who jumped from a plane in Oklahoma and landed about 5 miles away from her parachute and harness.
Subscribers can access a list of local public employees' 2014 pay records.
Get the latest news, weather and sports updates from The Mercury sent to your phone.