• MHS tennis drops dual to Lancers Joycelee.phatch

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team knew it was in for a challenge Monday afternoon at City Park hosting the Class 6A defending state champions in a dual. The Lancers beat Manhattan 8-2, utilizing their depth to pad their lead .

  • Zumach earns third straight Big 12 Rookie of the Week

    For the third week in a row, Kansas State freshman Kylee Zumach was named the Big 12 Rookie of the Week, the conference announced Monday. Zumach shared this week’s award with Lauren Douglass of Texas Tech. The Wildcats’ outside hitter .

  • Wallerstedt’s father says ‘the truth will come out’

    John Wallerstedt says the truth about his son, Matt, will come out. Matt Wallerstedt abruptly resigned as Texas Tech’s defensive coordinator last Thursday after just a year and a half on the job. The Manhattan High graduate and former .

  • Texas Tech football game to kick at 6 p.m. on ESPNU

    The Big 12 Conference and ESPN announced Monday that K-State’s Oct. 4 game against Texas Tech will kick off at 6 p.m. and will be televised nationally by ESPNU. The game will be the first-ever home game for the Wildcats on .

  • K-State baseball team opens fall camp

    In preparation for the start of the 2015 season in February, the Kansas State baseball team started its first official practices of the fall on Monday. Monday’s practice was the first of 28 at Tointon Family Stadium over the course of .

  • Business sense, duty to community drive Jones’ work Neighbor2.phatch

    Only one person can be the first dean of Kansas State University’s College of Business Administration, and that special title goes to C. Clyde Jones. Being one of K-State’s firsts puts him in the books of university history, .

  • Demand surging for bus service

    The number of Manhattanites using public transportation continues to rise. Anne Smith, director of the Flint Hills Area Transportation Agency — otherwise know as aTa Bus — told Riley County commissioners Monday that 29,881 people took advantage of the service in August. That .

  • Woman steals patrol car

    A woman stole a patrol car and led Geary County Sheriff’s deputies on a chase Sunday on I-70 near Manhattan. A sheriff’s department deputy stopped to help what appeared to be a disabled motorist at about 8 p.m. .

  • Regional StuCo conference teaches leadership at MHS Stuco1.phatch

    Student councils from 37 high schools and middle schools came to Manhattan Monday for the first time, bringing in a YouTube star as motivational speaker. “This is our first time hosting it,” Manhattan High School faculty StuCo sponsor Leslie Campbell said. “.

  • MHS freshman improve to 12-2

    The Manhattan High freshman volleyball team improved its record to 12-2 on the season by sweeping its second straight quad last week. Playing at Council Grove, the Indians defeated Junction City (25-4, 25-20), Rock Creek (25-6, 25-11) and Council Grove (25.

  • Fitness a big draw at Anneberg Park

    The storms that at midweek had threatened to spoil an amazing event Saturday at Anneberg Park never materialized, and young runners and their families showed up in droves for the seventh annual Body First School Fitness Challenge. It was a .

  • Editorial‘s information on climate change incorrect

    To the Editor: The Oklahoma City Oklahoman editorial published on Friday is probably right about one thing: “lukewarmers” are becoming more common in government. But unlike what they suggest, President Barack Obama is a member of that list. Obama talks .







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