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  • Unlike national trends, K-State fans, students showing up in record numbers Fanscolor.phatch

    When John Currie took over the Kansas State athletic department in June of 2009, the new athletic director was faced with the daunting task — among many — to get people back to football games. That summer only 25,000 season tickets had been sold .

  • Iconic district celebrates anniversary, takes look back at area Early aggieville.phatch

    Next weekend, a center of Little Apple culture and commerce will celebrate 125 years of existence. With its combination of dining and retail options and a thriving bar scene, the Aggieville business district appeals to a wide variety of people. Fittingly, .

  • Wamego crushes Jeff West on the road

    At Meriden, Wamego opened out to a 42-0 lead before Jefferson West could answer in a 42-20 win on the road. The Red Raiders (2-0) led 21-0 after the first quarter and extended the lead to 34-0 by halftime. Wamego .

  • Wildcats win Saluki Invite

    CARBONDALE, Ill. — The Kansas State volleyball team picked up its seventh straight win on its way to a first-place finish at the Saluki Invitational after beating IPFW 3-1 (25-20, 28-26, 19-25, 25-20) on Saturday at SIU Arena. Freshman Kylee Zumach .

  • MHS girls win Emporia invite

    Without a race winner, the Manhattan High girls’ cross country team used consistent finishes and a close pack time to claim the team title at the Emporia Invitational. The Indians finished with 37 points and a pack time of 37 seconds between .

  • The library is here to help guide you through your learning adventure Librarian.danielle.schapaugh.phatch

    Wikipedia tells me that lifelong learning is the “ongoing, voluntary, and self-motivated pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons.” To me, it means becoming your own teacher, which I think is a wonderful and worthy thing to do. .

  • ‘Wilder Rose’ has plenty of ‘zippiness’

    For die hard “The Little House on the Prairie” fans, Susan Wittig Albert has given us some great insight into the largely untapped information from correspondence between Laura Ingalls Wilder and her daughter, Rose Wilder Lane. Using these letters, Rose’.

  • ‘Tearling’ a good start to new series

    First-time author Erika Johansen tells a fantastic tale, and one that is part of multi-book effort. The story has elements of a medieval society, but it is set three centuries into the future after a worldwide disaster. The protagonist, 19-year-old .


    Dorothy Elizabeth Wetter Bruna, 82, died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, in Manhattan. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend to many. The family provided some of the following information. Dorothy was born Feb. 10, 1932, in Hanover to Joseph and Victoria (Smetana) .


    Ray C. Mullenaux, 87, of Manhattan, died Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan. He was born on April 30, 1927, in Bluefield, W.Va.  After graduating high school, he joined the United States Army and served for over 20 .


    Linda R. Wiley, 66, of Manhattan, died Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. She was born on April 2, 1948, in Manhattan, the daughter of David “Jack” and Betty (Plummer) Mathies.  She attended schools in Manhattan and graduated .


    Brenda Dawn (Allen) Morgan, 49, of Riley, died Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Sept. 15, 1964, in Chula Vista, Calif., the daughter of Jon Howard Allen .


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