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  • K-State facing 5th sex assault inquiry

    The federal government has opened a fifth investigation on how K-State handles reports of sexual assault off campus. The U.S. Department of Education’s office of civil rights opened the newest investigation at K-State on March 27, according to the .

  • Body found in Kansas River

    Officials found a body in the Kansas River Monday night believed to be that of a man connected to a recent car chase. They aren’t yet releasing the man’s name, but they found the body about a mile .

  • Parents of hit-and-run victim plead for info

    The parents of a hit-and-run victim are making public pleas to help find the driver who hit their daughter. Amber Wilhelm, 21, of Manhattan is in the critical care unit at Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka after a pickup truck struck her .

  • Car crashes into Lee Elementary’s doors Crashedfrontdoor

    A car crashed into the front of Lee Elementary Monday evening, damaging the school’s the front doors. A person driving a black Dodge Charger that “lost its brakes” on Lee Street crashed into the front doors of the school .

  • Man sentenced to 50 years in sodomy case

    Jase Stanton faces nearly 50 years in prison for aggravated criminal sodomy. In Riley County District Court on Monday, Judge Meryl Wilson gave the 30-year-old a sentence of 592 months. Stanton was convicted of one count of aggravated criminal sodomy in late .

  • Danielle Lee Pollack

    Topeka — Danielle Lee Pollack, 27, passed away unexpectedly of natural causes on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at the Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka, Kansas. She was born on September 7, 1989 at the Ft. Rucker Army Base in Alabama, the daughter of Armon “Wally” Pollack and .

  • Joseph ‘Joe’ Sotkovski

    Joseph John Sotkovski, Jr, 78, of Manhattan, passed away Friday, April 14th, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. Joe was born in Tionesta, PA on December 27, 1938, the son of Joseph John, Sr and Kathryn Lozier Sotkovski. On July 17, 1973, in Nuevo .

  • Vicki Cole

    Graveside services for Vicki Anneberg Cole will be Thursday, April 27, 11:00AM. Meet at Stewart Funeral Home at 10:45AM to follow processional to St. George Cemetery. Vicki died of cancer August 2016. She was cremated. Dr. Rev. Beason from Countryside Christian Church .

  • Kansas State awards Presidential Scholarships to three students

    Kansas State University has awarded the Presidential Scholarship, the largest scholarship award in the state, to three high school seniors from Kansas. Winners of the $20,000-per-year Presidential Scholarship, worth $80,000 over four years, are Kayley Brethour, Lenexa, a homeschooled student; Meera .

  • FOOD INSPECTIONS

    Stagg Hill Golf Club 4441 Stagg Hill Road First operational inspection April 10 Critical violations: 2 • In the reach-in cooler there was a container with an open package of Polish sausages without a date. • In the reach-in cooler there was a container with .

  • EDITORIAL | Taylor seems to be a good fit for KSU

    We’d like to welcome Gene Taylor and his family to Manhattan, and to wish him well. He’s got some major challenges ahead, but at first blush he seems like a good person to tackle them. Mr. Taylor, as .

  • This is not diplomacy; it’s idiocy

    To the Editor: Though I am happy for Mr. Dale Herspring that he gets to rant about our former president at least one more time, I think he’s forgotten a few things since his days as a diplomat. First .





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