Friday, August 28, 2015


State & Region

  • Local |Business |General Activities | August 28, 2015

    Speedy P.D. grows into one of Manhattan’s biggest races

    The Speedy P.D. Race for Parkinson’s Disease has come a long way since it started on the Meadowlark Hills campus seven years ago.

  • Local |Kansas State University | August 28, 2015

    Breast cancer awareness luncheon planned Oct. 2

    Women are invited to enjoy lunch with friends as they learn about breast health and cancer at the sixth annual Pink Power Luncheon for breast cancer awareness from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2, at Holiday Inn at the Campus.

  • Local |Business |Government, Politics | August 27, 2015

    County approves cash for flood grant

    Riley County commissioners voted Thursday to provide county funds to strengthen the Wildcat Creek Resiliency Fund grant application.

  • Local |Business | August 27, 2015

    Some Riley residents wary of $40M Wildcat Creek grant

    RILEY — The campaign for a $40 million federal grant to mitigate flooding along Wildcat Creek hit a few bumps Wednesday night.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | August 27, 2015

    No arrests in robbery of Sunflower Bank

    Riley County police are still searching for a man who robbed Sunflower Bank Wednesday morning. The robbery reportedly took place at 10:20 a.m. at the bank, 2710 Anderson Ave.

  • Local |Education | August 27, 2015

    MHS under brief lockout Thursday

    Manhattan High West Campus went under a brief lockout Thursday morning after what officials described as a “student issue.

  • Local |Business | August 27, 2015

    Manhattan sales taxes on upswing after lull

    Manhattan’s monthly sales tax revenue is on the upswing again after a two-month lull.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Kansas State University | August 26, 2015

    Parents, classmates mourn slain student at ceremony

    Speaking at a memorial service on K-State’s campus Tuesday evening, Monica White, mother of the 22-year-old student who was shot and killed earlier this month, described her daughter as a shining star.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | August 26, 2015

    Police searching for Sunflower Bank robber

    Riley County police are searching for a man who robbed Sunflower Bank Wednesday morning.

  • Local |Government, Politics | August 26, 2015

    Pott County magistrate named to labor department post

    A Pottawatomie County magistrate judge has been appointed to a position with the Department of Labor as an administrative law judge.

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