Tuesday, October 13, 2015


  • Manhattan High School | October 10, 2015

    Indians take fifth at home invitational


    Six of the eight volleyball teams at the Manhattan Invitational are ranked in the latest Kansas Volleyball Association rankings, including the Indians. The Tribe entered the tournament as the five seed and ended up there at the end of the day, winning the consolation bracket

  • Manhattan High School | October 10, 2015

    Manhattan High cross country competes at Haskell Invite

    The Manhattan High cross country teams traveled to Lawrence for the Haskell Invitational on Saturday, with the boys’ team taking fourth and the girls’ in fifth. The meet provided some of Manhattan’s JV runners with the opportunity to run varsity as head coach Susan

  • October 10, 2015

    Mustangs lose in upset bid of Silver Lake

    FLUSH — For one half, everything seemed to go right for Rock Creek against Silver Lake. But in what was truly a tale of two halves the Eagles, ranked No. 4 in Class 3A, turned it on in the second half to win 41-14 at Rock Creek.

  • Area Schools | October 10, 2015

    Pike Valley 74, Frankfort 50

    At Pike Valley, Pike Valley outscored Frankfort 24-0 in the fourth quarter to win a shootout 74-50 on Friday. Adam Kenworthy threw four touchdown passes and ran for another, while Ryan Kraushaar caught three touchdown passes. The lead went back and forth and the teams

  • Area Schools | October 10, 2015

    Concordia 27, Wamego 0

    At Concordia, the Red Raiders couldn’t get their offense going in a 27-0 loss to Concordia on the road. Wamego will be at home this week to host Chapman as they open district play.

  • Area Schools | October 10, 2015

    Linn 32, BV-Randolph 22

    At Linn, Blue Valley-Randolph lost their fourth straight game in a close contest at Linn, 32-22. Blue Valley continues district play at home against Southern Cloud next week.

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 10, 2015

    K-State veterinary technician discovers parasite in maned wolf at Sunset Zoo

    A tapeworm parasite more typically found in domestic dogs and cats has been discovered in a maned wolf from Manhattan’s Sunset Zoo. The discovery, thought to be the only known incidence of the parasite in a maned wolf, was made not by a faculty

  • Obituaries | October 10, 2015


    Mary M. Evers, 92, Manhattan, died Friday, Oct. 9, 2015 at the Leonardville Nursing Home. The family provided some of the following information. She was born July 30, 1923 in Manhattan, the daughter of John and Emma (Niemeier) Lewis. She grew up in Manhattan and graduated from Manhattan High School

  • Obituaries | October 10, 2015


    Chong Wright, 74, Manhattan, died Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015 at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was born Dec. 26, 1940 in Sinuichu, Korea. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.

  • Obituaries | October 10, 2015


    Keith Anthony Noll, 58, Manhattan, died Friday, Oct. 9, 2015, at Stormont-Vail Healthcare in Topeka, following a brief illness. The family provided some of the following information. He was born Sept. 29, 1957, in Manhattan, the son of Donald L. and Kathleen Lucia Ann “Kathy” (Lenherr) Noll. Keith had worked

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