With no public fireworks display in Manhattan on the Fourth of July, locals residents still celebrated with a bang.
Lyle Butler said the Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce board recently chose to not renew its membership in the Kansas chamber because of differences between the organizations’ policy goals.
Liquid Art Winery is one of few wineries in the Midwest to focus on growing European grape varieties such as Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Chardonnay.
Sometime back in March, Karen McCulloh was musing out loud about city elections looming the following month.
Fort Riley officials said visitor access would return to normal on Sunday after the post limited entry on Saturday.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A prison that Pope Francis plans to visit during his U.S. trip houses a former church official jailed for his handling of priest sexual-abuse complaints.
BOSTON (AP) — First baseman Mike Napoli allowed Preston Tucker's hard grounder to bounce past him for an error, and Carlos Correa followed with a tiebreaking single in a four-run 10th inning that lifted the Houston Astros over the Boston Red Sox on Friday night for their fifth straight win.
BOSTON (AP) — Clay Buchholz pitched a six-hitter to win his fourth straight start, coming within one out of a shutout as the Boston Red Sox rebounded from a tough loss with a 6-1 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday.
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LAKEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Stooped with age but still smiling and joking, three Colorado veterans who were taken prisoner by the German military in World War II got their medals Thursday, more than 70 years after they were liberated.
BOOTHBAY HARBOR, Maine (AP) — State police have identified three bodies found inside two houses in the coastal Maine town of Boothbay Harbor as that of a married couple and their 40-year-old son, a high school social studies teacher.
MANY, La. (AP) — West Louisiana officials say lightning injured six people at an RV park near the Louisiana-Texas state line.
KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona Department of Corrections officials were relocating more than 350 inmates Sunday following a disturbance at a privately run prison in Kingman.
CHICAGO (AP) — Authorities say a 7-year-old boy who was celebrating the Fourth of July with his family was among three people who were shot and killed overnight in Chicago.
EMERALD ISLE, N.C. (AP) — Nails deteriorated by years of exposure to the sand, salt and moisture from the ocean gave way, causing a deck collapse that hurt 24 people as they posed for a picture at a North Carolina beachfront home, authorities said.
Manhattan High School Principal Greg Hoyt on Saturday called Ray Kujawa, a former MHS math teacher, coach and Hoyt’s close friend, a “hell of a man,” and said “we’re going to miss him.”
A recent ban on trans fats may have you looking a little closer at the foods you buy, but a Kansas State University food scientist points out you might not find what you’re looking for on the label.
Children at the Flint Hills Discovery Center on Friday painted fireworks and flags for America’s birthday as they learned about the Fourth of July.
Creating two or three neighborhood indoor centers should be the Manhattan parks and recreation department’s top priority, according to a proposed Strategic Facilities Improvement Plan.
USD 383 could choose to fund employee health insurance from several options that would range in cost to the district between $4.2 million and $5.2 million.
Nearing the middle of the month of Ramadan, members of the Islamic Center of Manhattan are working to build awareness of the holiday among non-Muslims.
Donors can double their money beginning this weekend when they give to a fund that benefits young people.
Travis Doughty, 19, Leavenworth, was taken into custody by the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Department for aggravated assault, fleeing to elude, reckless driving, criminal discharge of a firearm and criminal damage to property.
Being the guy in the dunk tank may not be the most pleasant job, but it can be rewarding after the fact.
A police chase following a reported shooting turned into a brief manhunt Thursday morning in Riley and Pottawatomie counties before authorities located the alleged shooter.
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