• Kansas native writes tales of NBA

    The little boy dribbled the basketball on the gravel driveway and dreamed of playing in the NBA.  He imagined the announcer saying, “Paul Shirley shoots…it’s good!” Many small town Kansas kids have dreams of playing in the .

  • Pottawatomie County hires economic development director

    Jack Allston will be the new executive director of the Pottawatomie County Economic Development Corporation. Allston, who came from Rio Rancho, N.M., began the job on Sept. 1. He has spent almost 40 years in the field of economic development working .

  • Action Pact promotes Nicholas Whitney

    Action Pact promoted Nicholas Whitney to director of design and production for Action Pact India (API). Whitney will assume his post in Kolkata, India, on Oct. 1. He will oversee the integration and management of the API office and will be .

  • Arthur-Green hires associate attorney

    Tracey A. Bamberger has joined Arthur-Green, LLP Law Firm, as an associate attorney. Originally from Lenexa, Tracey attended Kansas State University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in philosophy in 2008. She obtained her juris doctor from the University of .

  • Body First gets new massage therapist

    Body First Wellness and Recreation Center hired Mica Becker for its massage therapy staff. Becker provides professional massage therapy including Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, sports massage, heated stone massage. In addition to massage therapy, she also provides other complimentary .

  • Problems exist, but Obama’s plan is workable

    President Obama’s Sept. 9 speech on battling ISIL marks an important step forward for this administration. Yet not only do many questions remain, but America will have serious problems implementing it. Indications are that this initiative was not something Obama .

  • Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, September 22, 2014 9:00 Brown, Jesse Status (14 TR 1130 DUI [1st]) JWG III 9:00 Bryant, Daeshawn Arr. (14 CR 254 Consp. To Dist. Drugs, etc) BKD III 9:00 Decann, Nicholas SENTENCING (14 CR 164 DUI) KSL III 9:00 Duke, Brian Appear (14 CR 452 Domestic Battery) JJC III 9:00 Fowler, Keneith Status (14 CR 358 .

  • Manhattan rallies past Hayden, 23-20

    Manhattan completed its rally over the Hayden Wildcats Friday night at Bishop Stadium, with kicker Joseph Trujillo nailing a 28-yard field goal try with 2 seconds remaining to give the Indians their only lead of the game as time expired, 23-20. .

  • City’s GDP down

    The real gross domestic product dropped in Manhattan in 2013 while it grew for the majority of the nation’s metropolitan areas. Real GDP increased in 292 (about 77 percent) of the nation’s 381 metropolitan areas in 2013, according to statistics released this week .

  • Did color run organization pay anybody here? Colorrun1.phatch

    Q: Did The Color Run pay for the use of the K-State facilities? And did they pay the Riley County Police Department to sit in their cars and tell people the roads were closed?.

  • Regents approve $20M for K-State

    TOPEKA — A biennial budget appropriations request for higher education that includes $20 million for Kansas State University in the next two years received initial approval from the Kansas Board of Regents Thursday. The request will move forward for Gov. Sam Brownback’.

  • Scotland missed opportunity in vote for indepencence

    CLOVEFORDS, Scotland — I’m a fourth-generation Scot — and I voted “Yes.” My hope was that Scotland would become an independent country, able to run its own affairs and economy and be fully responsible for them. And stop blaming the government .





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