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  • Coffman chair values storytelling

    It takes a passionate storyteller to engage students in subjects that may be considered monotonous. Mick Charney, associate professor of architecture in Kansas State University’s College of Architecture, Planning & Design, is such a storyteller. He is the university’.

  • KSU Research sues Nanoscale employees

    The Kansas State University Research Foundation is suing several defendants who were part of a research company headquartered in Manhattan in an attempt to be paid for a $208,000 loan from January 2012. The foundation is suing four people who were members .

  • Love gets 18 months probation Love.phatch

    Christina Love will serve 18 months of probation for interference and obstruction charges connected to a September 2013 murder. On Monday, Riley County District Judge Meryl Wilson handed down the 50-year-old Manhattan woman’s sentence, which includes an underlying prison sentence totaling 20 .

  • Board discusses which groups should pay for traffic control

    Officer overtime paid for by the Riley County Police Department for event traffic control is a hefty fee that becomes taxpayers’ responsibility. Over the past year, 126 RCPD patrol officers have put in 47 hours of extra work for 19 events, costing the .

  • Manhattan, Pott County at odds over sewer

    Pottawatomie County and the city of Manhattan are at odds over whose regulations should be enforced — and who should be the enforcing agency — for residential users in the county-owned Blue Township Sewer District. The city and county have, in recent .

  • EPA: Curb pollution or end spring pasture burning

    Spring pasture burning in the Flint Hills could become a thing of the past if the state and area counties don’t come up with a plan to curb excessive smoke. Fire supervisor Bruce Brazzle told Pottawatomie County Commissioners Monday .

  • Man to stand trial for manslaughter

    A Leonardville man appears prepared to stand trial for multiple charges stemming from an accident that resulted in the death of a Blue Valley High School student in October. Garrett Olson, 20, entered not guilty pleas on Monday afternoon as Riley .

  • Corps seeks public comment on levee improvement proposal

    Public comment is being sought for recommended improvements to the Manhattan levee. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Kansas City District created a draft feasibility report that recommends raising the levee’s height to reduce flooding risks. The levee, .

  • Getting answers faster can save lives

    Fairly or not, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has sometimes been depicted as an impediment in the development of new drugs and treatments for the various illnesses that afflict humans. Perhaps the bureaucracy that hampers so many government .

  • State revenue situation stable

    Critics recently accused the Department of Revenue of “misrepresenting” research about the state’s revenue shortfall in April and May. We at the Department of Revenue stand behind our statements in our April and May tax receipts reports. We have .

  • Cameron: US rallies to edge nemesis Ghana Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    Don’t lie, soccer fans. Your head dropped in despair in the 82nd minute Monday night, and that red, white and blue top hat tumbled onto the carpet. You could almost hear the entire nation groan as Ghana’s relentless, .

  • Schulz named award winner by professional group

    Noel Schulz, associate dean for research and graduate programs in the College of Engineering at Kansas State University, has been named an award recipient by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, or IEEE. Cited for her “outstanding contributions in .





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