• Indians compete at Olathe Invite

    Manhattan swimming and diving coach Jerry Carpenter knows the Olathe Invitational is one of the deepest meets his team will see all season. With many of the Kansas City-metro area’s top teams in attendance and only the top 12 finishers .

  • Shawnee Heights sweeps Indians 5.phatch

    There’s no doubt Manhattan High baseball head coach Don Hess was happy with the way his team started both games in Friday night’s doubleheader with Shawnee Heights at the Eisenhower Baseball Complex. It was the finishes that bothered .

  • K-State tennis loses to No. 29 Sooners

    NORMAN, Okla. — The Kansas State women’s tennis team opened its two-match trip through the state of Oklahoma Friday night looking to upset the No. 29 Sooners at the Headington Family Tennis Center. The Wildcats came up just shy, as OU .

  • K-State women’s golf finishes seventh

    MESQUITE, Texas — The Kansas State women’s golf team carded the second-lowest team score during the final round of the SMU/DAC Invitational on Saturday, jumping up four spots on the leaderboard to finish seventh at the par-72, 6,345-yard Dallas .

  • Agents thwart terror suspect

    This time the terrorism threat wasn’t in a metropolitan area skyscraper or a mall. This time the threat originated in Topeka and the target was Fort Riley. The suspect, a 20-year-old named John T. Booker — who also called himself .

  • ‘One Small Step’ discusses ancient ‘Kaizan way’

    Finally, somebody “gets it.” Author Robert Maurer, Ph.D., thinks that Americans had better slow down and not fret so much about setting big goals to accomplish something that would have only challenged them to take small and sensible steps. .

  • Take a moment and revisit the subtle joy of poetry Pecoraro

    When was the last time you read a poem, and why? If it was in grade school, and you had to memorize it and recite it to the class, you’re not alone. I think many of us of a .

  • Parks and Rec staff earns certifications

    Manhattan Parks and Recreation staff has earned certifications and a statewide appointment. Tammy Galvan, administrative coord-inator/-human resources, has achieved The Senior Professional in Human Resources certification. This is for those who have mastered the strategic and policy-making aspects of .

  • 502 Media Groups wins four Telly Awards

    The Telly Awards has named 502 Media Group as a winner of four awards in the 35th Annual Telly. Two Telly Awards, one bronze and one silver, were given for an animated video created on behalf of the Riley County Appraiser’.

  • Volunteers make a huge difference in our community

    To the Editor: National Volunteer Week is April 12-18 and is designed to recognize all volunteers and celebrate the spirit of service in a community. The Flint Hills Volunteer Center serves as a clearinghouse for volunteerism and provides a strong .

  • Legislators needn’t worry about encountering the poor

    To the Editor: With the passage of HB 2258, the Kansas Legislature has ramped up its war on poverty — or at least on the poor, in particular those who are the beneficiaries of the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program. Some .

  • Local company buys training program

    Dale Carnegie Training’s Heartland Region Franchise has been purchased by OakRock Leadership, a Manhattan company owned and managed by Gordon Hibbard, former president of the Kansas 4-H Foundation. The franchise serves 102 Kansas counties, including the Wichita, Topeka and Manhattan .


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