The Riley County Commission welcomed Brenda Nickel as the county’s new Health Department director Monday. Nickel, named recently to succeed Susie Kufahl in the position, was publicly introduced by commission chairman Dave Lewis on her first day in those duties. She has been involved
City commissioners plan Tuesday to notify the Kansas attorney general and the Riley County Police Department that the city wants a six-month extension on application of the new concealed carry law. The exemption would give the city time to devise a plan to secure some
Herman Westmeyer may not be as spry as he once was or hear as well as he once did, but he is as sharp as a tack at 100 years old. Born Nov. 15, 1912, he worked with farmers and ranchers in western Kansas through the Dust Bowl,
A Kansas State University research associate has received a prestigious fellowship to support his research on mosquitoes and ways to prevent the spread of malaria. Bart Bryant, research associate in biology, has received the National Institutes of Health’s National Research Service Award Individual Postdoctoral
A car was pulled from the Stockdale Park boat ramp at Tuttle Creek after it rolled into the lake Sunday evening. Officer Matthew Droge said the vehicle, which had been parked on the ramp, slipped into gear and rolled into the water at about 10 p.
Gerald Ray ‘Jerry’ Kerby, M.D., 80, died June 12 at his home in Fairway.
Florence ‘Aldean’ Clark, 87, of Wamego died Saturday in Wamego.
Sharon Wells, 65, of Manhattan died early Sunday morning at the Stormont-Vail Regional Medical Center in Topeka.
Ok Son Lim, 81, of Manhattan died Sunday at the Mercy Regional Health Center. She is the wife of Lim Heon Gyoung, who survives. Services will be announced at a later time.
Representing the lowest enrollment among Class 4A schools in Kansas this season, it might seem like Rock Creek’s vote on the issue of whether to split 4A would be a simple one. Rock Creek athletic director Scott Harshbarger says that wasn’t the case.
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