After sending all six of its varsity members to the Class 6A state tennis meet last spring, head boys’ tennis coach Joyce Allen is looking to build on that performance and achieve even more this season. Allen, who took over .
Incoming Kansas State freshman Dean Wade continued to add to his list of accolades on Monday, as the St. John senior was selected as Mr. Kansas Basketball by the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association (KBCA). Wade becomes the seventh Wildcat to .
For 10 years, Kansas State’s Laurie Koehn owned or shared the NCAA Division I record for career 3-pointers with 392. The guard from Hesston scored more than 1,700 points in her career with the Wildcats from 2001-05, twice finishing at least 100 3-pointers .
The Kansas basketball coaches association honored a few area players in its yearly all-state teams this week. Earning first team honors were Wamego’s Lanie Page (Class 4A-DI), Valley Heights’ Sidney Blackburn (1A-DI) and Rock Creek’s Caron Becker (4A-DII). .
Playing up one age group in the 12-and-under division, the U11 MHK United boys soccer team won the championship last weekend at the April Fool’s Futbol Festival in Lawrence. MHK United went 2-1 in pool play with a 5.
A K-State animal health leader has been chosen to engage local, regional and national stakeholders in the development of partnerships for the National Bio and Agro-defense Facility, or NBAF. The Department of Homeland Security has selected Marty Vanier, the university’.
Scott McCune is the type of guy who gets recognized all over town. Sometimes it’s at the gas station. Other times it’s a bar. It’s not the sort of fame typically enjoyed by employees at fast food .
The prospect of a future bond issue was the most contentious topic at a candidate forum Sunday for the Riley County USD 378 school board election. Seven of the 11 candidates on the ballot participated in the event. The previous USD 378 bond .
Varney’s isn’t going anywhere, but it doesn’t need as much space anymore. The bookstore recently put up a sign advertising space for lease in its Aggieville store. Varney’s owner Steve Levin said the changing retail dynamic .
One person received a minor hand injury after a fire broke out at 3:23 p.m. Sunday at K-State’s Willard Hall, 1211 Campus Drive. The fire started after an acetylene torch head malfunctioned. When crews arrived, they found the torch on .
Area residents should expect an increased amount of burning over the next two weeks. Emergency Management director Pat Collins said Monday at the Riley County Commission meeting that there’s little to be done about smoke in the air. “This .
Manhattan city manager Ron Fehr received a 3.9-percent raise last month. The raise is retroactive to the first pay period of 2015. The term of the agreement is open ended. Fehr’s base salary was increased to $141,000 from $135,653.28, reflecting a 1.7-percent .
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