A prescribed burn roars across a prairie at the Flying W Ranch this spring. K-State researchers found in a recent study that land managers need to increase burning frequency to more than once every three years to prevent the tallgrass prairie from becoming a woodland.
The parent company of Kansas City Power & Light plans to purchase Kansas-based Westar Energy in a $12.2 billion deal.
The Kansas State women’s rowing team saw 10 student-athletes named Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association (CRCA) National Scholar-Athletes, the organization announced on Thursday.
Kansas State could not overcome crooked innings in the second and third despite late threats, and the Wildcats lost to Oklahoma, 13-7, on Thursday to be eliminated from the Phillips 66 Big 12 Baseball Championship.
When Brad Korn left Kansas State for Missouri State in 2013 his wife Kristin decided to keep her Wildcat gear.
Kansas State jumped out to a 5-1 lead after the top of the fourth inning, but top-seeded Texas Tech scored seven unanswered runs to come back and defeat the eighth-seeded Wildcats, 8-5, on Wednesday.
“Sine die,” the formal adjournment of the Kansas Legislative session and usually a formality, will be more than that when legislators gather Wednesday.
Considerable data published by respected economists, scholars, editors and others make a good case for the recall of Gov. Sam Brownback and complicit state legislators.
A whirlwind experience re-visiting the Manhattan tornadoes of 1966 and 2008, plus the recent tornado scares in April and May, will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday, June 5, in Peace Memorial Auditorium at Manhattan’s City Hall.
The Supreme Court isn’t the problem in Kansas. It’s the last line of defense against ideologically-driven politicians who want absolute control.
Manhattan High School teacher Pat Lamb stumbled into teaching. Now, after more than three decades in education, he’s stepping out gracefully.
The movie is over-long—144 minutes, including a scene following the credits. It is not always active. Its plot is a simple take on the stock team-of-super-heroes story we’ve been seeing a lot lately.
Opening reception for MAC Watercolor Studio: Exploring Our Color World and MAC Oil Painting Studio and Clay Studio.
Even with severe weather in the area the past month, Manhattan gardeners are ready to show off of their labors of love.
The Manhattan American Legion Manko 17ers opened their season on the road Monday night with a 14-6 run-rule win over McPherson in seven innings.
Eric Hosmer hit a three-run homer after Lorenzo Cain drove in the go-ahead run in a four-run eighth inning and the Royals defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 on Monday night.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Maybe come October, we could be talking about one early-season inning as though it were a piece of local baseball history.
When Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale left with a two-run lead after seven innings, Kansas City first baseman Eric Hosmer had a message in the Royals dugout.
RICHMOND, Texas (AP) — Residents of some rural southeastern Texas counties were bracing for more flooding Tuesday along a river that had reached a record-high crest just two years after it had run dry in places because of drought.
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.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri woman who posted nude photos of a 15-year-old girl on Facebook has been sentenced to a year in federal prison.
NEW YORK (AP) — Great Plains Energy is buying rival Westar for about $8.6 billion, creating one large power provider in Kansas and Missouri with more than 1.5 million customers in.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Residents of some rural southeast Texas counties braced for more flooding on Monday along a river that is expected to crest at a record level just two years after it had run dry in places because of drought.
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