Pottawatomie County commissioners expressed frustration Monday with the general contractor for the new justice center after receiving what they considered unwarranted change order requests. Trisha Fruendt of SMH Consultants presented three change order requests during her weekly project update, but commissioners became increasingly annoyed that
To the Editor: The only royalty I ever knew, or interviewed for that matter, was Joseph Barton-Dobenin, a longtime K-State professor of management who passed on Dec. 19. The Mercury printed his obituary on Dec. 28, and I will add some fascinating details about this former Czech
Well, Congress did something, finally. It was a day late, many hundreds of billions of dollars short, and it postpones the most difficult decisions yet again. But the legislation the Senate overwhelmingly approved and the House passed — less convincingly but still in bipartisanship fashion — did
At one point in 2011, Cirque du Soleil had seven shows on seven stages in Las Vegas. “Worlds Away” takes video from some acts of those seven performances and blends them into a surreal dream world. In “Worlds Away” Mia (Erica Linz) is a demure figure,
Q: What’s the deal with the guy who follows Bill Snyder around like a shadow on the sidelines during all the football games?
The Kansas State women’s basketball team will not be sneaking into Big 12 play this season. Instead, the Wildcats will cannonball into conference play with a big splash against rival Kansas for the Sunflower Showdown tonight at 7 in Lawrence. K-State (9-3) goes into league play
Kansas State took all the ugliness from Saturday’s win over UMKC, and smothered it with another dose of ugly on Monday afternoon. For the second straight game, the Wildcats had long stretches of turnovers and missed shots that left a weary feeling amongst the
John Ronald “Ron” Clark, 80, of Manhattan died at his residence Monday.
Robert (Bob) Keith James of Bryan, Texas died Friday in Decatur, Ill.
Edward Dean Stevens, 58, of rural Belvu died Sunday at his home.
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