• Moran’s Regents term ending

    Kansas Regent Robba Moran said she’s proud of the progress made in higher education during her four-year term on the board. Moran’s last Kansas Board of Regents meeting was this week. The board governs the state’s public .

  • Officials to consider other sites for range

    During heated discussion at a meeting Thursday evening, residents raised numerous questions regarding a proposed shooting range south of Manhattan. Riley County Police Department officials and Riley County commissioners addressed residents’ concerns about moving the range from its current location. .

  • Why did officials send 1,000 sandbags to Manhattan?

    Q: Why did Manhattan officials request 1,000 sandbags from the Army Corps of Engineers earlier this week? Compared to the 43,000 sent to the Blue River Basin, it doesn’t seem like the 1,000 will help us out all that much if flooding .

  • KSU president donating raise to support staff

    Kansas State University President Kirk Schulz will give his $9,300 pay raise approved by the Kansas Board of Regents on Thursday back to the school. Schulz wrote a message published in K-State Today Friday that the raise is appreciated, but “since .

  • Dillon takes 2nd at Junior Amateur

    Despite shooting another 1-under par 69 in the final round of the 56th annual Boys Junior Amateur Championship, Manhattan High recent graduate Cole Dillon settled for second place Thursday at the Wellington Golf Club. Dillon finished with a three-round score of 210 — .

  • MHS’ Martinie, Perkins named all-state

    The Manhattan High girls’ soccer team put two players on the Class 6A all-state second team, which was released this week. Sophomore Karmen Martinie and freshman Cailey Perkins were each named to the all-state second team after a solid season .

  • Manhattan Optimist Rebels third at State

    The Manhattan Optimist Rebels 14-and-under softball team recently competed in the USSSA C State tournament in Topeka, taking home the third-place trophy. The Rebels won the first game, 6-2, against Ninja Warriors from Topeka. Lindsey Wilson pitched a complete game, .

  • Manhattan Optimist Fury

    The Manhattan Optimist Fury posted a 3-2 record at the Hawaiian Hitfest in Wichita last weekend, bringing their overall record to 9-5. The Fury opened with a 6-1 win over the Impact. Katie Suther and Shelby Downard each hit a .

  • Slaughter raises familiar issues

    Again, Americans grieve for the victims of a brutal, senseless act, and again we ask a set of questions that’s painfully familiar. We grieve for the six women and three men who were shot in cold blood during a .

  • Fasting is just part of Ramadan

    More than 1.6 billion Muslims worldwide believe that Ramadan, which began Thursday, is a holy month in the Islamic “Hijri” calendar. The Hijri months move according to the crescent of the moon. Hijri months move around the seasons of the year, .

  • Program gives public a chance to vote on its favorite startups

    More than $90,000 in cash and in-kind prizes will be on the line for the 14 business startups of Kansas State University’s Launch a Business Program at the culminating Launch Party from 5-7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 25, at the K-State Alumni .

  • Youth music and theater, winemaking and more

    Area youth and students from around the state take the stage this weekend to entertain and show off their talents. The fun starts at 6:30 p.m. Thursday with the talented musicians at the K-State Music Camp. In its 22nd year, .


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