A majority of Kansas State University faculty and staff members said they’re comfortable at the school but nearly half have considered leaving because of pay, according to a recent survey. Results from a universitywide climate survey released on Thursday .
Before last year’s Kansas Sampler Festival, Wamego was considered a bit of an underdog because it was the smallest town to host the event in its 25-year history. But after setting attendance records for the festival — nearly 12,000 people visited .
Anticipated state budget cuts could force reductions in the corrections department, director Shelly Williams told Riley County commissioners Thursday. Williams presented her grant application for fiscal year 2016 to the board and explained that three of nine positions funded by the .
Perhaps the substantial buzz about the new sci fi film “Ex Machina” started because the movie’s writer and director is Alex Garland. He wrote the screenplays for “Never Let Me Go” and “28 Days Later,” two category films worth thinking .
TOPEKA — The Topeka Symphony will present the music of Vivaldi, Mozart, Copland and Mussorgsky on Saturday in White Concert Hall on the Washburn University campus. The 7:30 p.m. program, “Our Great Town,” will be led by the Topeka Symphony’.
The Kansas State University Choral Division will bring its music to the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts in Kansas City, Mo., May 9-10. The weekend will feature a dinner on the Plaza, a theater production and the showcase event, “.
As discouraging as the story in Wednesday’s Mercury on recommended spending cuts in the Manhattan-Ogden School District was, Superintendent Bob Shannon’s recognition of the effect one modest proposal could have on morale was refreshing. It came after a .
It came down to the final race, but the Manhattan High girls’ swim and dive team pulled out a victory at its six-team home meet on Wednesday afternoon at the KSU Natatorium. Tied with Garden City heading into the final .
To the Editor: I write this letter with very mixed feeling as a conservative Republican, but it has to be said. The Republican leadership in Kansas had better get its act together in a hurry. The Brown-back-led elimination of income .
Eddie L. Crow, 77, died Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at Charlevoix Healthcare Center in St. Charles, Mo. He was an area homebuilder, later moving to St. Charles and becoming the 68th president of the St. Louis Homebuilders Association, while also operating Ed Crow .
Earl Gene Peterson, 79, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, April 28, 2015, at the St. Francis Health Center in Topeka. He was born on Oct. 9, 1935, on a farm near Lake Lillian, Minn., the son of George and Myrtle (Lalim) Peterson. They moved to a .
Maxine L. Anderson, 82, of Olsburg, died Thursday, April 30, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home..
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