• K-State to honor Winter on Saturday

    Kansas State will celebrate the accomplishments of legendary coach Fred “Tex” Winter on Saturday with the dedication of the drive leading to the Wildcats’ Basketball Training Facility in his name. Winter will join another K-State coaching legend, Jack Hartman, with .

  • K-State’s Schulz named leader of NCAA Board of Governors

    Kansas State President Kirk Schulz is the new chair of the NCAA Board of Governors, which is the highest-ranking committee for the organization. The board named Schulz as its newest leader last Friday during the 2015 NCAA Convention. Schulz will serve .

  • Nets win in Wamego

    The Kansas Nets fifth-grade boys’ basketball team from Manhattan won the WBA Tournament Saturday in Wamego. The Nets went 2-1 in the round-robin format with a 43-20 win over Manhattan CTG, a 42-23 win over the Royal Valley Panthers and .

  • Rock Creek drops wrestling dual

    The Rock Creek wrestling team lost its dual to Washburn Rural on Tuesday, 57-18. Rock Creek got wins from Paul Glover over Deven Maxwell at 138 by pin, while Dawson Stanely pinned Rural’s Kyle Palenske at 170. The Mustangs also got .

  • City to explore providing financial support to Colbert Hills

    The city will begin a study on how to provide financial support for Colbert Hills Golf Course after action by the Manhattan City Commission. The Colbert Hills Foundation, which owns and operates the K-State-affiliated golf course, requested financial assistance from .

  • Carlin sponsors ‘revenge porn’ bill

    A local state representative is seeking to make “revenge porn” a crime in Kansas. Rep. Sydney Carlin, D-Manhattan, introduced House Bill 2062 to the House Appropriations Committee on Tuesday. The measure would penalize the posting or dissemination of sexual images of .

  • Home project sent to zoning appeals board

    Chuck Grier got the go-ahead on Tuesday to take his home project to the Board of Zoning Appeals, but he wasn’t around to see it happen. Before he left, an hour and 15 minutes into the two-hour discussion, Grier spoke .

  • Schoen: RCPD achieved most goals in 2014

    The Riley County Police Department met most of its 2014 goals, but failed to complete the majority of its “action items.” RCPD Director Brad Schoen presented a review of the goals and progress indicators for the prior year at the Riley .

  • Man waives preliminary hearing in arson case

    A Manhattan man who allegedly set fire to his roommate’s clothing in their apartment waived his right to a preliminary hearing Tuesday. Ivan Beaulieu, 22, appeared before Judge William Malcolm Tuesday afternoon in Riley County Court with his attorney, Lora .

  • Trial set for man charged in October kidnapping

    A three-day jury trial was set on Tuesday for one of four Manhattan men facing charges connected to an October kidnapping and robbery. Judge Meryl Wilson set Kaywaun Washington’s trial for April 8-10 at the request of Washington’s .

  • Manhattan native to appear on ‘Anderson Cooper 360’

    A Manhattan native is scheduled to appear on Anderson Cooper’s television show Wednesday night to discuss what police can legally seize in traffic stops. Glen Downey, now an attorney in Des Moines, represents two men in a federal civil .

  • Three file for Riley County school board seats

    Three people filed on Tuesday to run for seats on the Riley County school board, and they said the April 7 election could give the district a fresh start. Randy O’Boyle of Manhattan, USD 378 school board incumbent; Shane Allen of .





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