The Manhattan City Commission on Tuesday will review a draft ordinance that would give people who experience discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity an avenue to respond.
Memorial Day exists because of the mothers who honored their sons, the wives who honored their husbands and the daughters who honored their fathers who died in the Battle of Waterloo during the Civil War.
JUNCTION CITY — Wilma Frontiera shaded her eyes from the sun and pointed out the gleaming monument to her relatives from Boston.
Manhattan High School teacher Pat Lamb stumbled into teaching. Now, after more than three decades in education, he’s stepping out gracefully.
The Kansas Supreme Court on Friday rejected some education funding changes enacted by the Legislature earlier this year and threatened to prevent the state’s public schools from reopening for the new academic year if lawmakers don’t act by June 30.
SALINA, Kan. (AP) — A 16-year-old Kansas girl has been sentenced to nearly 16 years in prison in the fatal stabbing of her younger sister.
LENEXA, Kan. (AP) — A Lenexa-based jewelry company that was one of the Kansas City area's more successful startups when it was founded about two decades ago has announced its plans to close.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Six weeks after becoming the youngest foreigner to score in the Bundesliga, 17-year-old Christian Pulisic became the youngest American in the modern era to get a goal for the national team.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas faces a threat that its public schools won't open for the next school year after the state Supreme Court rejected some education funding changes made by the Republican-dominated Legislature.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Alhaji Kamara scored late in D.C. United's rain-soaked 1-0 win over Sporting Kansas City on Friday night.
NEW YORK (AP) — General Mills is recalling about 10 million pounds of its flour over a possible link to an E. coli outbreak in 20 states.
ROGERSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — An official says a car rolled out of a parking lot and onto a beach at an Alabama state park, striking both women and pinning one underneath.
ST. ANTHONY, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho man will spend about four months in jail for taking his 14-year-old daughter to Missouri to marry a 24-year-old man who raped and impregnated her.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes are falling Tuesday afternoon and energy companies are sliding with the price of oil. Makers of household products are trading lower following mixed reports about consumer behavior in the U.S.
CLEVELAND (AP) — City officials on Tuesday insisted that they're prepared to provide the security and medical care needed to keep people safe during the Republican National Convention in July.
In the 70 years since the end of World War II, Bernice Taylor and McKinley Blake had each met only one other person who had deployed to Burma — until, at 97 years old, they met each other.
K-State faculty and staff members want their next leader to have integrity, strong communication skills and be open to shared governance.
Vets First Choice is relocating its offices from Wamego to Manhattan for expansion purposes.
Let’s go to the Great Lakes Floral Expo in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The top winner has been named in the professional division of the floral arrangement competition.
Manhattan High School seniors received numerous accolades this year.
Dustin Headley, assistant professor in the interior architecture & product design department at K-State, was awarded the 2016 Treanor Architects Faculty Award.
Riley County prosecutors won’t seek the death penalty for an Ogden man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and their 1-year-old child.
Wamego officials said residents dodged a bullet Thursday afternoon when a tornado touched down in the city but caused minimal damage.
Former K-State President Jon Wefald speaks in superlatives. The Manhattan Rotary Club, whose luncheon he spoke at Thursday, isn’t merely good. It’s “the best Rotary Club in the state of Kansas.”
Almost 50 years after he dropped out of high school, Manhattan resident Leon Havens finally received his diploma.
The Rock Creek USD 323 school board interviewed another superintendent candidate on Friday. Kevin Logan, principal of USD 405’s Lyons Middle School since 2008, is the third and final candidate to replace Superintendent Darrell Stufflebeam.
An apparent tornado hit south-central Wamego shortly after 2:30 p.
Riley County officials have set a tentative date for the county’s upcoming tax foreclosure sale later this year. Barring any changes, the auction will take place Sept. 27.
Riley County officials have chosen a new director for the county’s health department. Jennifer Green, currently a student at the University of Oklahoma’s College of Public Health, will assume the position in August.
The Rock Creek USD 323 school board interviewed another superintendent candidate on Thursday. Jean Rush, superintendent of USD 363 Holcomb since 2011, is the second of three candidates to replace Superintendent Darrell Stufflebeam.
Manhattan received 7 percent more in sales tax revenue this May than it did in May 2015.
Riley County will combine its zoning and subdivision regulations into one comprehensive code. The county has hired a community development consulting company called LSL Planning based in Northglenn, Colorado, to oversee the process.
The Manhattan City Commission wants to lower the preliminary 2017 mill levy. The commission had its first work session Tuesday for the 2017 budget development process.
The children of Manhattan can be whatever they want as long as they reach out and use the resources at their disposal, Joe Hall told students at Frank Bergman Elementary during their final day of the 2015-16 school year.
The Rock Creek USD 323 school board interviewed the first of three candidates for the district’s superintendent position on Wednesday.
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