Barbara Ann Rundquist, 83, of Leonardville, died Monday, June 8, 2015, at her home. She was born on Feb. 5, 1932, in Clay Center. She was the daughter of George F. and Margaret E. (Nanninga) Trumpp. She grew up in the Leonardville community and at .

  • ‘Insidious 3’ clearer but duller than the other two G.w.clift1

    Remember the first two “Insidious” movies? If you’re not a horror flic fan or weren’t 15 years old when the movies came out, you probably don’t know anything about them. But fans and the PG13 crowd will recall .

  • Women’s college game going to four-quarter format

    If you’re looking for more excitement in women’s college basketball, you might just get your wish with the rule changes that were approved Monday afternoon. The biggest change the NCAA Playing Rules Committee approved was to switch the .

  • Flint Hills Soccer Club holding tryouts

    The Flint Hills Soccer Club is holding tryouts on three Saturday’s in June for its Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 seasons. The tryouts will be held June 13, June 20 and June 27 at the southwest soccer fields of Anneberg Park between the parking .

  • Rovelto, Jones, Otuonye honored

    Head Kansas State track coach Cliff Rovelto, as well as student-athletes Akela Jones and Ifeanyichukwu Otuonye were honored by the U.S. Track & Field Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) in the annual announcement of the NCAA Division I Outdoor .

  • Prime compete at home tournament

    The Manhattan Optimist Prime 18-and-under softball team competed in the Bite Outta the Lil Apple tournament, facing four Topeka teams.  The Lady Cobras won the first game 8-5. Makayla Tegtmeier took the loss in the circle. The Prime got .

  • MHS with six on all-league soccer

    After finishing its season with a regional championship and a run to the final eight in the Class 6A state playoffs, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team landed six girls on all-Centennial teams last week. The group was led by .

  • K-State tennis adds Stretton for 2015-16

    Kansas State women’s tennis head coach Danielle Steinberg announced today the addition of Millie Stretton to her roster for the 2015-16 season. Stratton will enter the season as a freshman and will begin play in the fall of 2015. “We .

  • Commission separates courthouse security projects

    It was a case of one step forward, one step back for planned improvements to the Riley County courthouse during Monday’s county commission meeting. The long-discussed renovations — which involve adding security features such as limited public entrances, metal detectors .

  • Schulz: Furlough measure ‘a relief’

    Kansas State University president Kirk Schulz on Monday described the Legislature’s decision to deem all state employees “essential” to avoid furloughs as “a welcome relief.” Schulz wrote in the publication K-State Today, “We hope the Legislature will finish its .

  • KSU professor looks to teach soccer players life lessons Neighbor.phatch

    Through coaching youth soccer, Kansas State University professor Bill Turnley has been teaching boys life skills for 10 years. Turnley, a management professor and interim department head in the College of Business Administration, started coaching when his oldest son, Jonathan, was 10 .

  • 15-year-old Manhattan girl reported missing

    A 15-year-old Manhattan girl has been missing since Friday, according to the Kansas Missing and Unsolved Missing Facebook page. A post on the page shows a picture of a girl identified as Madison Asebedo and describes her as 5 feet 6 inches .


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