Kansas State University has selected a jazz musician and a nuclear engineer as the newest university distinguished professors. The professors receiving the distinction are Wayne Goins, professor of music, and Douglas McGregor, professor of mechanical and nuclear engineering. University distinguished .
The Kansas State track and field women cracked the national outdoor Top 10 for the first time in program history on Monday, moving to No. 9 in the latest USTFCCCA National Team Computer Rankings. A three-spot improvement, the Wildcats’ move up the .
Kansas State baseball players, Max Brown and Tyler Wolfe, picked up a pair of Big 12 weekly honors on Monday, as Brown was tabbed the Player of the Week and Wolfe was named the Co-Newcomer of the Week. The Wildcat duo .
Riley County commissioners on Monday selected a bid for construction of a new fire station — but not without some hesitation. When selecting a bid, commissioners typically choose the lowest bid that meets the project’s requirements. Among the six bidders, .
Riley County police will continue using intelligence in their work. The Riley County Law Enforcement Agency last week unanimously accepted the Riley County Police Department’s current mission statement, core values and policing practices at a special work session meeting. .
One person received a gunshot wound to the leg after a man allegedly fired multiple shots in Aggieville early Sunday morning near 11th and Fremont streets. Riley County police arrested Dontay Tabron, 21, 2125 Hillview Drive, after he fled from the area .
A firefighter was taken to Mercy Regional Health Center after receiving minor injuries from a fire on Sunday afternoon, said Fire Chief Pat Collins. The Riley County Fire Department (RCFD) fought two fires Sunday afternoon. A 400-acre fire burned in .
The Manhattan Mercury announced the death of a retired Kansas State University administrator last week, Barb Robel, the longtime director of greek affairs. In more than three decades, she touched and mentored thousands of college students, house mothers and fraternity .
A Fort Riley soldier pleaded not guilty on Friday to child sex crimes in Geary County District Court. Staff Sgt. James Henning, who was 40 at the time of the alleged incidents in September, faces 11 felony charges related to sex with .
To the Editor: Bryan Richardson’s front-page Sunday article on the female majority on the City Commission was accompanied by a troubling headline. One has to wonder why past male-dominated commissions were not advertised as “CITY DADS.” Perhaps a better .
When Julia Chestnut was a little girl, her Sunday tradition was to wake up, turn on the television and watch Steve Irwin’s “The Crocodile Hunter” with her family. But when Irwin was killed by a stingray while filming in 2006, .
To the Editor: I was astonished to see the headline “CITY MOMS” when describing the female majority of the City Commission. After the last election I don’t recall a headline “CITY DADS.” I don’t believe the women who .
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