Curtis Lowell Henning, 75, of the Lake Elbo community east of Manhattan, died Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, at his residence. The family provided the following information. Curtis was born on Oct. 2, 1939, in Lakefield, Minn., the son of Lowell William and Camilla Irene (Curtis) .
Brent Eugene Kilbourn, 17, of Riley, died Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, as the result of an automobile accident west of Manhattan. The family provided the following information. Brent was born on Feb. 2, 1997, in Colby, the son of Buck Eugene and Angella Michelle (Foncannon) .
In the summertime, Kansas can boast some truly impressive — and pesky — mosquitoes. Sometimes they even bring exotic sounding ailments like the West Nile or chikungunya virus, which can cause misery and, on occasion, even claim lives. But Kansans — and residents .
To the Editor: Good deeds need to be recognized! Recently, a friend suffered a grand mal seizure while in middle school class. She was transported by ambulance to Mercy Hospital. Her parents were immediately summoned from their jobs . Her .
To the Editor: After reading Sandra Pottorff’s letter in Sunday’s Mercury, I also couldn’t help wondering why there haven’t been an equal number of letters praising our state and its leaders. Could it be that .
To the Editor: I am disappointed in the Dec. 3 review of “Mockingjay Part 1” by G.W. Clift. Having read all three “Hunger Games” books and seen the first two movies, I was drawn in by the headline that this movie .
To the Editor: Wow! Is the Little Apple’s face red! All these years, we have trusted Karen McCulloh’s intelligence and integrity and have twice elected her to our City Commission, where she has served as our mayor. Our .
When Kansas State rushed to schedule William Jewell last week, the Wildcats probably didn’t expect they would have to claw out a victory against the Division-II Cardinals. But that’s exactly what K-State had to do Monday night against .
After a 3-3 start to the season, the Kansas State men’s basketball team talked about replicating what they did a year ago, running the table in December and sustaining some of that success entering into the Big 12 schedule. But .
Led by first-team members B.J. Finney and Tyler Lockett, Kansas State placed six players on the Associated Press All-Big 12 teams, the organization announced Monday. In addition to Finney and Lockett, the Wildcats’ second-team members included offensive lineman Cody Whitehair, .
The Manhattan City Commission will receive an update Tuesday on the Parks and Recreation strategic facilities improvement plan. The work session starts at 5 p.m. at City Hall. The commission and Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will review citizen comments .
Laura Berryhill always wanted to be an EMT or a paramedic, but life took her down a different medical route. Now she works as a physical therapist. Berryhill experienced a different side of the medical field when she spent four .
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