• Kansans deserve straight talk

    Enough is Enough! The campaigns are over, and I had hoped that our governmental leadership would get down to the task of restoring a sound financial footing for our state. Declining state revenues have left a hole in the budget. .


    Mildred K. Dellere, 101, died Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at her daughter’s residence in Topeka. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Dec. 3, 1912, in Lenora, the daughter of John C. and Mary Ann (Lunney) Costello. Mildred graduated .

  • Board OKs new MHS courses

    Manhattan High School students will be able to take two new courses next year for concurrent college credit. On Wednesday, the Manhattan-Ogden school board unanimously approved the addition of a general psychology course and an introduction to sociology course. The .


    Katherine Anne (Kate) Stanfield, 36, of Fort Riley died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014. The family did not give a cause of death. They provided some of the following information.Born at Fort Leavenworth, Kate graduated from Shawnee Mission Northwest High School and the .


    Shirley May Seamans, 75, died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at the Mitchell County Hospital in Beloit. Shirley was born on Feb. 6, 1939, in Beloit, the daughter of Carl Goodeyon Jr. and Orpha Jensen Goodeyon. Shirley grew up and lived her entire life in Beloit .


    John Henry Kramer, 94, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born Aug. 27, 1920, in Stockdale. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, Kansas 66502..

  • Early explorers program at FHDC Plan.your.week1  medium1

    School’s out for… Friday. And what to do on the day off? Check out these family-friendly activities for the kids. From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., students ages 5-7 can learn about Lewis, Clark, and Sacagawea, as well as .

  • K-State RBs still seeking 100-yard game

    Armed with two of the Big 12’s top wide receivers and a strong-armed, accurate thrower in quarterback Jake Waters, it’s no surprise the Kansas State football team has taken to the air on offense this season. But for a .

  • Cats play Long Beach again

    By now, Kansas State and Long Beach State must feel pretty familiar with each other. Last season, the Wildcats played the 49ers twice in one week. This Friday, K-State will play Long Beach for the third time in two years .

  • Jones brings K-State versatility in post Jones.phatch

    A lot can change in a year. It was just a year ago when Ashley Jones signed a letter of intent to continue her basketball career at Miami. Now she’s at Kansas State, where she’ll be on the .

  • Wallerstedt, TTU exchange verbal blows

    Texas Tech has been one of the worst defensive football teams in the country this season and the Red Raiders’ coaching staff believes it knows why. Current defensive defensive coordinator Mike Smith is accusing former defensive coordinator Mike Wallerstedt of .

  • YES! Fund distributes $203,000 for local youth programs Yes.phatch

    Stacie Schroeder, area director of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Riley County, told attendees at a 4 YES! Fund grant reception why the money is so important to her organization. “We have a little girl in second grade who struggled with .


Subscribers can access a list of local public employees' 2014 pay records.

You can subscribe for as little as $1.99.

Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | The Manhattan Mercury, 318 North 5th Street, Manhattan, Kansas, 66502 | Copyright 2016