• Researchers develop composting program with used coffee grounds

    An interdisciplinary Kansas State University research group is turning garbage into gourmet food. The researchers are taking used coffee grounds from a campus coffee shop and using them as compost to cultivate gourmet mushrooms at the K-State Student Farm. By .

  • MHS, area teams gear up for state track

    After back-to-back weeks winning a Centennial League title and a regional title, the Manhattan High boys’ track team opens this weekend’s all-class state track meet with hopes of a third title at Wichita’s Cessna Stadium. If the meet .

  • Bullpups hold off Wamego

    SALINA — The way things started for Wamego on Thursday, things were looking good for the Red Raiders at the Class 4A-D1 state softball tournament in Salina. But by the bottom of the first inning, state newcomers McPherson looked like they .

  • Kapaun softball rallies to beat Hays

    Despite trailing 4-0, Kapaun Mt. Carmel came back to beat Hays 7-6 on in the opening day of the Class 5A state softball tournament on Thursday at the Twin Oaks Softball Complex. The Crusaders trailed 3-0 after the third inning .

  • Seaman 4, BV Southwest 1

    The Seaman Vikings used a four-run third inning and held on in a 4-1 win over Blue Valley Southwest. The Timberwolves couldn’t get their offense going until the seventh inning and finished with just four hits. The lone run .

  • Maize South 6, Mill Valley 1

    Kelsey Sterneker held Mill Valley to one hit and one run as Maize South cruised to a 6-1 win. Maize South piled on two runs in the third inning and slowly built up a 5-0 lead before the Jaguars tacked .

  • TERESITA BERMUDEZ

    Teresita Bermudez, 49, of Overland Park, died Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at the Shawnee Mission Medical Center.  Memorial services will be 3 p.m., Sunday, June 1, 2014, at the Porter Funeral Home in Lenexa. Visitation will be Sunday from 2-3 p.m. at the .

  • PHYLLIS D. FITZGERALD

    Phyllis D. Fitzgerald, 93, of Lisle, Ill., died Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, in Elmhurst, Ill. Survivors include her daughters, Nancy McCoy and husband W. James of Chapel Hill, N.C.; Catherine McMahon and husband Phillip of Elmhurst; sister, Dora Hunt of Prescott, Ariz.; .

  • Bishop Carroll 9, Shawnee Heights 0

    Bishop Carroll scored nine runs in the first three innings and held Shawnee Heights to one hit in the Golden Eagles’ first round win. The Eagles scored three runs in the first, one in the second and five in the .

  • Four K-State football games selected for TV

    Four of Kansas State’s 2014 football games are among the Big 12 Conference’s early national television selections, highlighted by the Sept. 18 matchup with SEC Champion Auburn. On Thursday, the league announced, television designations for the opening three weeks of the .

  • MHS baseball advances to state semis

    LAWRENCE — It wasn’t the way the team drew it up, but the Manhattan High baseball team advanced to Friday’s semifinal with a 1-0 pitcher’s-duel win against Junction City Thursday afternoon at KU’s Hoglund Ballpark. The Indians .

  • Wamego hails vets as they return from capital trip Honorflight01.phatch

    WAMEGO — Veterans and Wamego High School students stepped off the charter bus to much fanfare Wednesday night. Family, friends, and community members packed the high school’s main entrance and welcomed them back after a 43-hour Honor Flight trip to .





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