As Kansas State University’s first vice president for student affairs, Chet Peters helped thousands of students with the journey from parental charge to young adult, encouraging them to use college to learn, hone talents, develop meaningful relationships and cement .
Through an alternative textbook initiative, Kansas State University faculty members are helping students save an estimated $423,000 a year in textbook costs. The Open Alternative Textbook Initiative - led by Brian Lindshield, associate professor of human nutrition; Andy Bennett, professor and .
Candelaria “Carmen” Quinones Pagan, 73, of Wamego, formerly of Puerto Rico, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Topeka. She moved to Kansas a year ago to be close to family. Carmen was born Feb. 2, 1941, in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. She was the daughter of .
Get your art on this weekend. The Manhattan Arts Center presents Art Happens? from 6:30 to 10 p.m. Saturday. This is an evening of art in the making, refreshments, and good company, featuring watercolors artist Oscar Larmer and demonstrations by ceramics .
It became pretty clear last spring when Daniel Sams moved to receiver and then transferred that Kansas State’s quarterback job belonged to Jake Waters. But with Sams gone, another big question remains. Who will be the backup quarterback? Behind .
The Northeast Kansas Officials Association will hold its annual high school football official’s clinic this Sunday, Aug. 24 at 6 p.m. The clinic will take place at the main fire station located at the corner of Kimball and Denison in .
Former Kansas State men’s golfer Robert Streb opened play in his first-career PGA Tour FedExCup Playoffs on Thursday in the The Barclays event, which runs through Sunday at Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, N.J. Streb, who is ranked .
Tryouts for Manhattan Optimist 18-and-under fastpitch softball will be Sunday from 1-3 p.m. at Optimist Park. All players age 15-18 are welcome to attend. For more information, call Jeff Brummett at (785) 556-3391 or Julie Brummett at (785) 313-1882..
While many people are concerned about the Ebola outbreak in Africa, another disease — more contagious, though less deadly — is spreading in Pottawatomie County. Health officials have reported more than 80 cases of pertussis, also known as whooping cough, in the Wamego .
The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge reached Kansas State University recently. K-State football captains BJ Finney, Jake Waters, Ryan Mueller, Jonathan Truman and Tyler Lockett “challenged” other K-Staters in a YouTube video after Hollywood actor and K-State alumnus Eric Stonestreet challenged .
Two sisters who accuse Christopher Bates of raping them last summer testified in Riley County District Court on Tuesday during his trial. One of the sisters, who was 12 years old at the time, testified in person in Judge David Stutzman’.
The city commission adopted its 2015 budget on Tuesday despite Mayor Wynn Butler and Commissioner John Matta sticking to their guns on aiming for a flat mill levy. The 2015 budget is $134.13 million with a mill levy of 43.942 mills, an increase of $3.34 .
Subscribers can access a list of local public employees' 2014 pay records.
You can download and print: