Voters will have their say in increasing USD 383’s taxing authority. The Manhattan-Ogden school board unanimously approved holding a mail-in ballot election, likely in early June, seeking voter approval for more taxing authority in its local option budget. Members delayed .
A couple of decades ago they were shoeless and running from war in Southern Sudan, unsure if they’d live through the night. Now they’re U.S. citizens, college graduates and soldiers stationed at Fort Riley. Capt. Gabriel Deng .
Riley County police are searching for a Fort Riley man who they believe is responsible for the Tuesday shooting death of 27-year-old Casey Lindley of Ogden. Tierre Wall, 26, is wanted on an arrest warrant for voluntary manslaughter. According to Riley .
TOPEKA — Kansas State University can proceed with a plan to buy a building near the Manhattan airport as a place to house programs and staff affected by renovations on the main campus. The Kansas Board of Regents Wednesday unanimously approved .
The deli, bakery and sushi bar at the commissary on Fort Riley are temporarily closed due to performance issues with a contractor, according to a press release. Officials with the Defense Commissary Agency recently announced a suspension of services at 22 .
Riley County’s general fund ended 2014 with more than twice the surplus originally budgeted by commissioners last year, said Johnette Shepek, the county’s budget and finance officer. Speaking before the commission on Thursday, Shepek said the general fund, which .
PARK CITY — After coming home following the opening-round of the state tournament a season ago, the Rock Creek Mustangs are making a weekend out of it this time around. The Mustangs showed why they entered the Class 4A-Div. II tournament .
Kansas State signee Dean Wade and the St. John Tigers opened their title defense at the Class 2A state basketball tournament with a dismantling of seventh-seeded Ellis on Wednesday. St. John took a 72-22 lead into the fourth quarter before .
The Washington County Tigers needed a strong fourth quarter to pull away from third-seeded South Gray and score the upset win in the 2A quarterfinals. After trailing by three at halftime, the Tigers won the back-and-forth game with a strong .
Fifth-seeded Central Plains took an early lead against Jackson Heights and didn’t relent, earning a trip to Friday’s semifinals against top-seeded and undefeated Olpe. The Oilers led 18-6 after the first quarter and led 36-20 at halftime. Central .
In a world filled with people who clamor for attention, a seventh-grader named Ella Rosenkranz is refreshing. This 12-year-old Eisenhower Middle School student, who is both reserved and candid, has plenty to boast about, including her victory Saturday in the .
Top-seeded and undefeated Olpe got a scare from eighth-seeded Pittsburg-St. Mary’s Colgan, but ultimately did enough to win and advance into Friday’s semifinals. The Eagles quickly faced a 7-1 deficit to start the game and trailed by two .
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