• Riley Co. girls hang on, beat Rossville

    At Rossville, Riley County withstood the comeback efforts of the Bulldogs in Monday night’s Class 3A sub-state quarterfinal, winning on the road to advance to Thursday’s 7:30 p.m. game against top-seeded Silver Lake. The Falcons took a nine-point .


    Daniel Frederick Howe, 97, died Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in Andover. The family provided some of the following information. Daniel was born to George W. and Joe Evaline Howe (Dodge) on Feb. 13, 1918, in a stone house 2.5 miles north of Stockdale. He grew up .


    Glenna Louise Germann Wilson, 91, died Monday, March 2, 2015, at Stoneybrook Retirement Community. The family provided some of the following information. Glenna was born May 2, 1923, to G.F. and Blanche Clark Germann at Haven Hollow, the family farm north of Manhattan in .


    Boyd J. Bonzer, 96, died Sunday, March 1, 2015, at Stoney Brook Suites in Brookings, South Dakota. Boyd is survived by his two daughters, Barbara Hayter and her husband Richard of Manhattan, and Janis Anderson and her husband Vernon of Carrington, North Dakota; .

  • Golden Bears beat Wildcats 9-1 in finale to sweep series

    BERKELEY, Calif. — The Kansas State baseball team surrendered five runs in the first inning, leading to a 9-1 loss to Cal on Monday at Evans Diamond. Cal swept the three-game series with previous wins on Saturday and Sunday. K-State starter .

  • Green leads Wildcats at Louisiana Classics

    LAFAYETTE, La. — The Kansas State men’s golf team continued its spring slate Monday with the first and second rounds of the Louisiana Classics at the par-72, 7,098-yard Oakbourne Country Club. K-State is currently in 14th place at 19-over 595. The .

  • Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, March 2, 2015 9:00 – JWG 9:00 Best, Haydyn SENTENCING (13 CR 528 Crim Rest, Batt x2) JJC III 9:00 Black, Bentia Status (15 CR 8 Domestic Battery) JJC III 9:00 Burnett, Faasofia Arr (14 CR 699 Felony Flee & Elude, etc) BCF III 9:00 Cleveland, April SENTENCING (14 TR 1112 DUI [4th]) JWG III 9:00 .

  • Donors pledge $750K to Discovery Center

    The biggest donation to date for the Flint Hills Discovery Center is coming Tuesday to the Manhattan City Commission for final approval. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. at City Hall. Currently anonymous donors are pledging $750,000 for the naming rights .

  • Man denied diversion in death of bicyclist

    A Rossville man accused of causing the death of a Manhattan bicyclist after hitting him with a car in June was denied diversion because of his criminal history. Derik Kesler, 33, appeared with counsel, Tom Lemon, Topeka, in Riley County District .

  • After surviving Friday the 13th accident, store owner now thinks he’s pretty lucky Neighbor.phatch

    Growing up, Rusty Schroll’s life revolved around sports. He played baseball and basketball. He lifted weights. He parlayed a passion for football and baseball cards into his first job, at a trading card store. “I enjoyed trying to build .

  • A championship weekend for MHS

    Congratulations abound after a memorable weekend for Manhattan High School athletes. One of them is now a state champion and others are enjoying Centennial League titles. The state champion is Mason Wallace, a sophomore. He might weigh just 132 pounds, but .

  • Release at Tulane the latest breach at high-level lab

    Officials at a high-security Louisiana lab still have not determined the cause or the extent of a release of a potentially deadly type of bacteria. Investigators say there is no risk to the public. But the incident, which occurred at .


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