If your aunt forgot to bring ice for the family Thanksgiving, Mother Nature has it covered.
Thanksgiving on Fort Riley is a whole lot more than your average turkey dinner. In addition to an exhaustive menu, Wednesday afternoon’s event was a mix of history, fun and of course giving thanks.
Riley County Police arrested Codey Thomas Lindquist for aggravated indecent liberties with a child, criminal sodomy, indecent solicitation of a child and electronic solicitation of a child.
When it comes to rehabbing wild birds, there are two types of patients: the pelicans and the eagles. Milford Nature Center in Junction City is currently home to both.
Several information requests from the state agencies are taking Manhattan-Ogden school district employees away from their regular jobs, and another could result in removing board members from their positions entirely.
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas freshman Cheick Diallo has been cleared to play for the fifth-ranked Jayhawks beginning next week, ending a laborious months-long investigation by the NCAA into the five-star prospect's education and background.
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton is the latest recipient of a prize named after the man he defeated in the 1996 election.
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas officials have sharply criticized the NCAA over its handling of five-star prospect Cheick Diallo, who remains ineligible to participate in games for the Jayhawks after several months of investigations.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Ron Baker scored 23 points and No. 9 Wichita State bounced back from its first November loss since 2011 to beat Emporia State 76-54 on Saturday.
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A white University of Kansas professor is on paid leave after using a racial slur during a class discussion about race.
NEW YORK (AP) — Some New Yorkers will leave luxury dwellings behind to dine shoulder-to-shoulder with the homeless on Friday in a holiday event that seemed like an experiment when it was first held last year.
BESSEMER, Ala. (AP) — An attorney says an Alabama death row inmate who was seeking to overturn his murder conviction has died.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say a man with a stolen boarding pass got through airport security in Salt Lake City and checked into a flight at the gate before he was caught earlier this month.
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Intensive care nurse Angie Boivin had just tended to a woman whose leg was severed near the hip when she saw her husband Larry lying nearby under an American flag blanket. She says that she was with him when he took his last breath.
NEW YORK (AP) — Giant balloons took to the clear, sunny sky over midtown Manhattan on Thursday for the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, with spectators lining up along the parade route and a heavy police presence keeping a watchful eye.
Malik and Hakim, a pair of 8-year-old Malayan tigers, arrived at the zoo from Cincinnati earlier this month. The brothers are currently behind the scenes as they complete the standard quarantine process.
A group that helped save the stage at City (Peace Memorial) Auditorium is gearing up to start a fundraising campaign for improvements.
If they’re not too stuffed from Thanksgiving dinner, local shoppers will have the opportunity to gobble up some deals before the day is over.
Albert Dwayne Banks, 33, whom officials said was one of the leaders of the trafficking organization, was sentenced to life. He was convicted in June by a federal jury on seven counts of distributing crack cocaine or conspiracy to distribute crack cocaine. Martye Madabuti Madkins, III, 34, Junction City, was sentenced to 262 months in prison.
City administrators on Tuesday presented drafts related to the city’s benefit district policy.
Area officials discussed a program Monday during an intergovernmental luncheon that could increase safety for students who walk or bike to school.
Jordan Thomas, an Atchison senior studying anthropology, was awarded one of 40 Marshall scholarships, which provides full funding for one or two years of study in the United Kingdom. Thomas also was a Rhodes scholarship candidate.
Green Valley Business Park in Blue Township is full. The Pottawatomie County Commission Monday approved a site plan for N Zone Sportswear — a screen-printing and embroidering business — for Lot 36, the last available lot in the business park.
A motion to proceed with a contract to design a hard-surface extension of Green Valley Road north to Junietta died for lack of a second at Monday’s meeting of the Pottawatomie County Commission.
Lyle Butler, president and CEO of the Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce, said Monday at an intergovernmental luncheon that the retreat will be Jan. 22 and 23 instead of the weekend prior to Martin Luther King Day.
LAWRENCE — The superintendent of Lawrence public schools has announced his resignation. Wamego native Rick Doll, Lawrence’s superintendent of public schools since 2009, announced his resignation Monday.
The unemployment rate in Manhattan is down to its lowest point since 2000, according to the Kansas Department of Labor’s October statistics.
The state of Kansas actually contains twice as many cattle as people. For ranchers, that’s a lot of mouths to feed. K-State senior Drew Wills and his team of three other students are looking to start a business that will make feeding routines easier and more efficient.
The Manhattan City Commission will discuss Tuesday the next steps in improving City Auditorium, also called Peace Memorial Auditorium.
K-State Polytechnic has become the first entity in the country to receive approval from the Federal Aviation Administration to provide commercial drone flight training to both students and outside companies, the university announced Monday.
Proposed changes to Kansas law would likely result in funding cuts to disability services across the state, Lori Feldkamp, director of the Big Lakes Developmental Center, told Riley County commissioners Monday.
Police arrested a Manhattan man Friday in connection with a September crash that severely injured a passenger. Riley County Police Department officers arrested Piyush Patil, 19, on a warrant for aggravated battery (DUI causing bodily harm).
Already delayed more than three years, officials said this week that the opening of Fort Riley’s new hospital has been pushed back indefinitely.
Who is Zac Burton? Wait, there’s a different question lurking here: Why are we even asking about Zac Burton?
Poinsettias were in high demand Friday afternoon at the annual K-State Gardens holiday poinsettia sale.
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