Winter weather reaching as far south as Dallas caused several flight delays and cancelations at the Manhattan Regional Airport on Monday. The wintry mix, steering clear of Kansas and affecting most of Oklahoma and Texas, caused two departures and two .
In the theater audience for Sunday night’s Oscars in Los Angeles: A Manhattan guy. Mike Coleman, a native of Manhattan, got one of the 3,400 seats at the movie industry’s biggest event of the year. He and his wife .
Many creative people attach some sort of signature or symbol to their work to let people know it’s theirs. Brad Hartenstein, executive officer of the Flint Hills Area Builders Association, has his own calling card. It’s just a .
Westar Energy last week filed an application with the Kansas Corporation Commission, designating its “preferred route” for construction of a new transmission line from Jeffrey Energy Center to its east Manhattan substation. In general, the “preferred route” for the new 345.
The Manhattan City Commission on Tuesday will examine the city’s use of economic development funds. The work session starts at 5 p.m. at City Hall. Voters passed this current half-cent sales tax initiative for economic development funds in 2012. Of .
A single-vehicle rollover accident Sunday morning in Geary County left one person dead when the driver of a car failed to stop at a dead end and drove off the road. Ronald E. Stump Jr., 35, Belleville, was driving a 2015 Chevy .
Manhattan High senior Colton Wagner, an offensive tackle for the Manhattan High football team as well as a state-qualifying shot-putter for the track and field team, was invited to participate in this summer’s 42nd-annual Kansas Shrine Bowl. The game .
About 10 years ago, Jeff Daniels’ Purple Rose Theater Company in Michigan produced a new play called “Leaving Iowa.” The entertainment generated some buzz, and there have been new productions of it from California to New York. This year Manhattan High’.
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach is a smart man. Given that, and given the fact that he’s taught constitutional law, you’d think he’d know better than to continue trying to place Kansas above federal law. The .
To the Editor: While seconds away from e-mailing The Mercury a letter congratulating Mark Weddle on his well-written letter of Feb. 18, I decided to read the “Kansas rolls back tolerance” piece be-low Mr. Weddle’s. I must respond to this “.
Lee Dalrymple, 52, of Westmoreland, died Friday, Feb. 20, 2015. He was born on July 27, 1962 in Phoenixville, Pa. A complete obituary and service information will be announced at a later date by Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home and Cremation in Manhattan..
G. Cleve Humbert, 89, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Feb.18, 2015, at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community - Collins House. His family provided some of the following information. He was born on Oct. 22, 1925, in Arkansas City, Kan., the son of Oscar and Polly .
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