Tuesday, October 6, 2015


  • Local |Business | September 28, 2015

    September tax receipts outpace 2014 numbers

    Manhattan’s monthly sales tax revenue exceeded 2014 numbers for the seventh time out of nine months in 2015. The city had $893,165 in sales tax revenue, according to the September sales tax report, which reflects the last three weeks of August and the first week of September.

  • Football | September 28, 2015

    Sproles, Lockett score TDs


    For the first time ever, two former Kansas State players scored special teams touchdowns on the same day in the NFL. In the Seattle Seahawks’ 26-0 win over the Chicago Bears, rookie Tyler Lockett returned a kick 105 yards for a touchdown to open the second

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 28, 2015

    Research & Creative Inquiry grants help KSU students

    Seventeen Kansas State University students are receiving research and travel grants for their undergraduate research from the university’s Office of Undergraduate Research & Creative Inquiry. “Undergraduate student research is a highly beneficial aspect of the educational experience in preparation for students’ next steps, whether

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 28, 2015

    K-State nuclear engineering program to use $1.5M grant to upgrade reactor

    Kansas State University’s nuclear reactor control console in Ward Hall will be getting a much-needed upgrade, funded by a $1.5 million Nuclear Engineering University Partnerships grant from the U.S. Department of Energy. The entire reactor console will be replaced, including cabling and neutron detectors

  • Obituaries | September 28, 2015


    Mae Lewis, 88, of Manhattan, died Friday, Sept. 25, 2015, at the Via Christi Hospital. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on May 19, 1927, in Rusk County, Texas, to Jasper and Drucilla (White) Lockridge. On Oct. 31, 1945, in Riley, she married Kenneth L. Lewis. Kenneth

  • Golf | September 28, 2015

    Wildcats’ Gandon wins weekend tourney

    BURLINGTON, Iowa — Kansas State freshman men’s golfer Jeremy Gandon carded an 8-under-par 66 in the final round of the Golfweek Conference Challenge on Sunday at Spirit Hollow Golf Course to tie for first place at 11-under-par 205. Gandon’s finish helped the Wildcats finish in fourth

  • Obituaries | September 28, 2015


    Pamela Ann Parker, 40, of Wamego, died Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. The family provided some of the following information. Pam was born Feb. 24, 1975, in Wamego. She was the daughter of George and Carolyn (Ough) Stutzman. She graduated from Wamego High School

  • Obituaries | September 28, 2015


    Anna Larson, 97, of Manhattan died Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, at Stoneybrook Retirement Community.  She was born on Feb. 2, 1918, in McAllister, Oklahoma, and was the wife of the late Harold Larson. Services are pending with Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home & Cremation, Manhattan.

  • Tennis | September 28, 2015

    KSU tennis closes out OU weekend

    NORMAN, Okla. — Sara Castellano and Ana Garcia Navas tallied three wins each this past weekend as the Kansas State tennis team closed out play in the OU Invite at the Headington Family Tennis Center. Castellano defeated TCU’s Alexis Pereria (6-2, 6-3) to take third

  • Court Calendar | September 27, 2015

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, September 28, 2015 9:00Bennett, GlennSENTENCING (15 CR 185 Battery)JJCIII 9:00Brand, JosephStatus (15 CR 510 Dom Batt)JJCIII 9:00Brandon, AshleyStatus (15 TR 920 DUI – 1st)JJCIII 9:00Bulk, JustinStatus (15 CR 538 Poss. of DP)JWGIII 9:00Cahill, JamesWaiver of Jury Trial (15 CR 392 CDP)JJCIII 9:00Clark, MargaritaStatus/Plea (15 CR 385 Obstruction-False Info)BKDIII 9:00Clark, MargaritaPlea/Dismissal (15 CR 271

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