• Parents join students for Thanksgiving meal at Amanda Arnold Thanks1.phatch

    Amanda Arnold Elementary School principal Larry Liotta said a family atmosphere is something for which he and his fellow educators strive. That atmosphere was evident Wednesday during the school’s annual Thanksgiving lunch, where the cafeteria was bustling with students .

  • Police: Parties a problem at Britt’s

    Riley County police say they are having problems with a Manhattan business hosting after-hours parties, and they’ve asked the Riley County Commission for help in the matter. Thursday morning RCPD Director Brad Schoen and RCPD Capt. Josh Kyle updated .

  • Regents consider dorm fee increase

    TOPEKA — Kansas State University students will pay $320 more in the 2015-16 school year to live with a roommate in a residence hall if the Kansas Board of Regents approve a fee increase proposed Wednesday. The increase would take effect July 1 .

  • Manhattan man injured in single-vehicle accident

    A Manhattan man was transported to KU Medical Center by Life Star after sustaining injuries in a single-vehicle accident Wednesday night. Michael Perry, 57, was driving westbound in the 6800 block of Anderson Avenue when his Ford F350 drifted across the yellow .

  • Man named as accessory to Dollar General robbery

    A Manhattan man was charged this week with one count of being an accessory after the fact to a robbery of a local business. According to a news release from U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom’s office, Daeshawn Lavar Bryant, 19, .

  • Small businesses have much to offer

    Ready or not, the holidays are here. Thanksgiving is next week and Christmas is just five weeks away. Each year polling agencies and the National Retail Federation make projections about how the coming season will be compared to previous years .

  • Kansans deserve straight talk

    Enough is Enough! The campaigns are over, and I had hoped that our governmental leadership would get down to the task of restoring a sound financial footing for our state. Declining state revenues have left a hole in the budget. .

  • MILDRED DELLERE

    Mildred K. Dellere, 101, died Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at her daughter’s residence in Topeka. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Dec. 3, 1912, in Lenora, the daughter of John C. and Mary Ann (Lunney) Costello. Mildred graduated .

  • Board OKs new MHS courses

    Manhattan High School students will be able to take two new courses next year for concurrent college credit. On Wednesday, the Manhattan-Ogden school board unanimously approved the addition of a general psychology course and an introduction to sociology course. The .

  • KATHERINE STANFIELD

    Katherine Anne (Kate) Stanfield, 36, of Fort Riley died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014. The family did not give a cause of death. They provided some of the following information.Born at Fort Leavenworth, Kate graduated from Shawnee Mission Northwest High School and the .

  • SHIRLEY SEAMANS

    Shirley May Seamans, 75, died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at the Mitchell County Hospital in Beloit. Shirley was born on Feb. 6, 1939, in Beloit, the daughter of Carl Goodeyon Jr. and Orpha Jensen Goodeyon. Shirley grew up and lived her entire life in Beloit .

  • JOHN H. KRAMER

    John Henry Kramer, 94, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born Aug. 27, 1920, in Stockdale. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, Kansas 66502..





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