• 16.4 percent of voters have spoken

    Although the outcome of Tuesday’s election could hardly be considered a surprise, it will result in a more liberal City Commission. Manhattan’s voters opted for leadership and they chose well. Wynn Butler, whose term as major is coming .

  • Plane crash can increase understanding of depression

    To the Editor: With the tragic copilot-caused crash of the plane in the Alps that killed 150 people, the inquiry into what may have induced him to do something so drastic led to the discovery of anti-depressants in his home. Sadly, .

  • Two face drug charges

    Riley County police on Tuesday arrested two Manhattan residents on several drug-related charges. Linnie Sanders Jr., 32, 2010 Seaton Ave., and Lavera Daniely, 51, of 800 Pottawatomie Ave., were arrested at 6:50 p.m. at Daniely’s home in connection with distributing illegal narcotics, according .


    Cornelia Peat, 99, died Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at the Garden Valley Retirement Village in Garden City. She was born March 9, 1916, in Perryton, Texas, the daughter of Harry and Ada Evins. Cornelia was a resident of Garden City since 2006, a homemaker and a .


    Bonnie L. Culbertson, 89, died Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at her residence in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Bonnie was born Sept. 16, 1925, in Nevada, Missouri, the daughter of Standley and Ruby Grace Culbertson. She worked in Washington D.C. .


    Juanita Hodges Bieler, 90, died Sunday, April 5, 2015, at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community-Stolzer House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Juanita was born on Aug. 18, 1924 in Vermillion, the daughter of William Tracy and Bertha (Clear) Hodges. Juanita .


    Margaret Marie Pettle, 99, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan. She was born April 26, 1915, in Cordell, Oklahoma. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, .


    Lois Mae (Sundstrom) Hoerner, 72, of Ottawa, died Saturday, April 4, 2015, at her residence. The family provided some of the following information. Lois was born to Melvin Carl and Alma Grace (Bisel) Sundstrom on May 23, 1942, in Stockdale, the third of seven children. .

  • Hubener in battle for QB job

    Joe Hubener never started a game at quarterback in high school, yet the junior from Cheney might be the frontrunner to do just that for Kansas State next season. The backup to Jake Waters last season, Hubener headlines a group .

  • Nigel Johnson to transfer from K-State

    The Kansas State men’s basketball team is losing another player. Sophomore guard Nigel Johnson confirmed his intention to transfer via Twitter on Wednesday morning, becoming the fourth player lost to transfer or dismissal since the end of the season. “.

  • Huskers edge Wildcats, 5-4, in 10 innings Ksbsb6.phatch

    Like in Saturday’s loss to West Virginia, the Kansas State baseball team was well in position to make some magic happen in the final innings. But once again, when it came time to pull off the trick, the Wildcats .

  • Daycare owner pleads to child endangerment

    A Manhattan woman was found guilty on Monday of aggravated battery and endangering a child. Former daycare owner Lesa Heiman pleaded no contest to those charges in Riley County District Court as part of a plea agreement. According to the .


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