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  • Zabel not slowed by rare condition

    FLUSH — Athletics are everything to Rock Creek junior Michael Zabel. But there was a time when he considered giving it all up. Zabel, who will compete for a Class 4A medal in discus on Saturday in Wichita, suffers from a .

  • Man arrested after accident

    Riley County police Thursday morning arrested Jason Lawrence Calhoun, 37, no known address, after they said he ran away from the scene of a three-vehicle accident at approximately 1:35 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Tuttle Creek Blvd. and Casement Road. .

  • Soldier held after child injured

    Kansas City, Missouri, police on Wednesday arrested a Fort Riley soldier on a warrant after a three-month-old infant was transferred from Geary Community Hospital to Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City. The infant showed signs that it had been .

  • Hatesohl leads Blue Valley into state meet League track 114.phatch

    Georgia Hatesohl is one of those all-around athletes who cares more about the challenge than winning. Though, she wins plenty, too. The Blue Valley sophomore — joined by teammate Katie Hutson and the boys’ team’s Chase Carey — will compete this .

  • Doing nothing, Forum Theatre, summer reading and more Plan.your.week1  medium1

    School’s out. The college students are gone. You don’t have 50 things to do or places to be. So, this weekend, do nothing. This is the second year for the “Townie Holiday.” It’s the “non-holiday where nothing really .


    William Robert “Bob” Rogers, Sr., 73, of Manhattan, died in the arms of his wife on Monday, May 25, 2015, at the Via Christi Hospital from complications of COPD. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on July 12, 1941, in .


    Robert C. Gilliford, 96, died Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at Stormont-Vail Healthcare, Topeka. The family provided some of the following information He was born on April 9, 1919, at the family home the son of Charles J. and Lydia (Currie) Gilliford. Robert earned his bachelor’.


    Donald J. Zoeller, 83, Wamego, died Monday, May 25, 2015, at Wamego Health Center. The family provided some of the following information. On Nov. 28, 1931, Don was born to Aloysius and Eugenia (Dekat) Zoeller. He lived in the Wamego area all of his life. .

  • Big 12 schools could face big penalties for court storming

    IRVING, Texas — Big 12 Conference schools could now face fines, and even the loss of future home games, for failing to keep fans from storming courts or rushing fields after games. Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said the measure passed Wednesday gives him .

  • All K-State athletic programs record high APR marks

    Highlighted by Big 12-leading marks from the football, volleyball, men’s golf, men’s cross country and women’s cross country programs, all of Kansas State’s athletic teams met and exceeded the NCAA’s Academic Progress Rate multi-year standard .

  • K-State asks city for $250K

    Kansas State University is asking for $250,000 from the city to split the design phase cost for its north campus plan. K-State president Kirk Schulz made the informal request Tuesday while talking with the Manhattan City Commission about the progress being .

  • DHS leader says US will continue taking fight to terrorists

    The United States will continue to fight the threat of terrorism at home and abroad, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security leader said on Wednesday. “Terrorism cannot prevail if the people refuse to be terrorized,” said DHS Secretary Jeh .


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