• Mapping project takes Manhattan cemeteries online

    Those searching for their ancestors buried in Manhattan’s cemeteries can now complete the task from their home. The city recently completed a project that allows anyone to enter a name online to see if that person is buried at .

  • Court denies retrial; affirms sentence

    The Kansas Court of Appeals affirmed Friday two area cases involving rape and domestic violence. The court affirmed a 2012 Riley County District Court decision on a rape case. Judge David Stutzman sentenced John Goodpasture Jr. to two consecutive life sentences .

  • Aggieville shop feeds late-night snackers from popular food truck Varsity title.phatch

    While most people enjoy their donuts with a hot cup of coffee in the morning, the donut making begins well before most alarm clocks ring. Varsity Donuts begins crafting these treats when the sun goes down. The donuts are mixed, .

  • Art collection brightens community at Meadowlark Hills Art4.phatch

    When walking the halls of Meadowlark Hills, one won’t find stock photos of fields and flowers. A committee of residents at Meadowlark Hills put together a collection of art that decorates the halls of the facility’s main building. .

  • Slow down, winter spiders Brady047color.phatch

    As you are reading this, the landscape is likely covered in the white powder. If it isn’t, New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick’s take-down of meteorologists a few weeks ago again shows his brilliance. The first thought .

  • Tap the brakes on school bond issue

    Last week’s meeting of the Manhattan-Ogden Board of Education wasn’t the first at which talk of a new bond issue surfaced. But, given the reports of crowding at the district’s elementary schools, it would seem that the .

  • Get involved in planning for city recreation facilities

    To the Editor: The Manhattan Parks and Recreation Department has em-barked on a process to take a comprehensive look at our community’s recreation facilities and programs. In working with a professional consultant and a citizen-led steering committee, we have .

  • Legislature must limit harm of Brownback budget

    To the Editor The election is behind us and, in spite of my amazement and consternation about the out-come, I remember my parents’ instructions to me very clearly: “Fight like hell for your choice of candidate, but the day after .

  • Rock Creek band was cold — and proud — after marching

    To the Editor: On Veterans Day, the Rock Creek High School band marched in the parade to thank the veterans who have served and currently serve our country. Because of the bitter cold, band members’ fingers were numb and the .

  • QB Hubener could give Wildcats’ run game a boost Ksufb8 sfa.phatch

    Ask yourself just how much you know about Joe Hubener. Probably not very much and that’s OK. Kansas State’s backup quarterback doesn’t even have a bio in the school’s official media guide. Zilch. Sure, Hubener’s .

  • Wildcats roll in opener Ksumbb23.phatch

    When Southern Utah pulled within eight points of Kansas State at halftime on Friday, Bruce Weber was reliving memories of last year’s season-opening loss to Northern Colorado. But the Wildcats used a 22-2 run in the second half to .

  • Mittie collects first victory at K-State Wbb5.phatch

    The first one is in the books for Jeff Mittie. Kansas State opened the women’s basketball season with a business-like effort against Southern Illinois-Edwardsville Friday night, controlling from the tip and never looking back on its way to an 81.






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