The Riley County Health Department joined Mercy Regional Health Center in preparedness steps for infectious diseases, including Ebola. Health department director Brenda Nickel updated Riley County commissioners at a meeting Monday, and said that the department is prepared to respond to Ebola infection in Kansas.
The Manhattan City Commission on Tuesday will consider entering a franchise agreement regarding the installation of an antenna system in the city. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. at City Hall. Wildflower Telecommunications, a subsidiary of IdeaTek Systems, wants to install 48 system facilities that it
The Kansas Court of Appeals on Friday affirmed a lower court’s ruling that a former Mercy Regional Health Center cardiologist wasn’t responsible for a patient’s death. Riley County District Court Judge John Bosch previously granted summary judgement in favor of Dr. William
Luis Aguirre will appeal his life sentence for murdering his former girlfriend and their 13-month-old daughter Tuesday. Aguirre is expected to argue before the Kansas Supreme Court that statements he made to police after being read his Miranda rights should have been suppressed at trial.
Making their fourth trip to the Class 6A golf tournament in as many years, Kelsey and Kylie McCarthy are well-aware of the pressures and difficulty of playing at the high school game’s highest level. The four freshmen that make up the rest of the
KANSAS CITY — Lesson for today… If you’re going to make a prediction out of left field that might, might, might actually come true, don’t come up with something that puts you in a miserable spot. Trust me. I’ll be paying the price
That Kansas roads are among the best in the country is worth a collective pat on the back for elected officials and workers over many years. That Kansas ranked just 33, however, in terms of fatality rate per miles driven ought to give us pause. The
Just 45 words — fewer words than there are in the sentence you are reading — guarantee five freedoms that the nation’s founding fathers deemed to be at the core of a democracy, freedoms that a nationally recognized free-speech advocate says “truly set us apart from
This past Friday evening the Kansas State University Library’s Hemisphere Room hosted the first of its concert series’ new season of four programs. Future dates will include a tribute to Gail Kubik (January 30), a piano recital by Slawomir Dobrzankski (May 1) and a jazz gig (
Michael Chen’s family has always followed an unexpected path when pursuing opportunity. That’s one reason the 23-year-old Kansas State University student didn’t hesitate when the opportunity arose to purchase a local restaurant. Chen co-owns Chen’s Chinese, 2704 Anderson Ave., with his parents,
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