Rix D. Shanline, 90, died July 20, 2016. A celebration of life will take place at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016 at the Manhattan Arts Center, 1520 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan. All are welcome..

  • The wrong sort of attention

    Donald Trump certainly knows how to get attention; he’s been doing it for most of his adult life. He is, however, losing his ability to shock. Yes, the vulgar tape released Friday of his 2005 conversation with Bill Bush of “.

  • Elderly should set pace, example for voting

    To the Editor: For the sake of civility and the respectful continuation of our United States of America, it would be better to vote for an imperfect candidate with flaws than for a man of emotional brutality. Aged persons can .

  • KSU players represent university’s values

    To the Editor: Each individual has First Amendment rights under our Constitution. There are, however, some exceptions to this. Our military personnel, for example, are not allowed to demonstrate for or against any political ideas while dressed in our nation’.

  • Locker rooms deserve better

    I’d like to say a few words about locker rooms. Donald Trump, who is running for president, said that his lewd comments about a woman caught on tape were just “locker room banter.” He said he wasn’t proud .

  • Jones shines in K-State’s win over Tech

    Charles Jones set a new career high Saturday with 128 rushing yards and a touchdown in K-State’s 44-38 win over Texas Tech, but the senior didn’t claim much of the splendor. He didn’t claim any of it, as .

  • 5 MHS tennis players advance to state meet

    It was the first time many of Manhattan’s girls tennis players had experienced regionals on Saturday, but head coach Tony Ingram said it was a great day for the team, which finished fourth. “It also says a lot about .

  • Capitol Steps troupe amuses McCain audience

    One wonders if the odd nature of this year’s presidential election has made things easier or more difficult for the comedians of the Capitol Steps troop, which performed last Friday in K-State’s McCain Auditorium. One party is running .

  • As debate continues over MHS mascot, what did the coach for whom it was named think?

    Manhattan High chose its mascot to honor a man of American Indian descent. The man’s son says that the effort to get rid of that mascot is “misguided political correctness” and that the school’s use of an Indian .

  • The lighter side of political rhetoric

    The Capitol Steps are in a tough spot. As Americans, they want strong, effective political leadership; as comedians, they want their country’s politicians to act silly — the sillier the better. During a show Friday night in K-State’s McCain .

  • KSU business school opens new building

    K-State’s new College of Business Administration building is officially open for business. Officials on Friday had a ribbon-cutting for the $60 million building, which is more than 160,000 square feet and took more than five years of planning, fundraising and construction. .

  • Is state close to the bottom?

    Last week wasn’t a good one for Kansas’ chronic financial crisis or for government transparency. For starters, as the Department of Revenue announced Monday, the state’s financial situation has deteriorated further. Revenue fell $45 million short of expectations in .


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