• K-State students seeking rental inspection program

    Renewed talk of a rental inspection program came Tuesday from K-State students during the Manhattan City Commission meeting. The commission repealed the city’s previous program, which called for mandatory inspections and fees for landlords, in 2011 after just one year. .

  • CVB hoping survey reveals why visitors come to city

    The Manhattan Convention and Visitors Bureau is conducting a survey to better understand the needs of visitors. CVB director Karen Hibbard spoke Tuesday to the Manhattan City Commission about the visitor intercept survey, which involves collecting information on why people .

  • In speech, Frank blasts responses of left, right to Great Recession Lecture.mercury

    Thomas Frank on Tuesday said liberals and conservatives have done little to prevent a future economic crisis in the wake of the Great Recession. A political analyst, historian and journalist, Frank spoke to a roomful of K-State students and faculty .

  • Help Cats for Cans help others

    There’s a big game this Saturday in Bill Snyder Family Stadium. The Wildcats will take on Texas Christian University, the No. 2 team in the country. A lot will have to go right for K-State to prevail, and we’re .

  • Indians win two on senior night Mhsvolleyball13.mercury

    With a 24-16 lead in the third set of the Manhattan volleyball team’s match against Washburn Rural to cap senior night, the Indians figured to be in a pretty good spot to pull out the win over their Centennial .

  • RCPD seeking info about accident resulting in death of 6-year-old

    Police are seeking assistance from people who may have witnessed a wreck that killed a 6-year-old girl on Monday. The two-vehicle collision took place Monday at about 7:15 p.m. on the 2400 block of Tuttle Creek Boulevard. Police would like to .

  • KSU biochemistry student wins 2015 Women in STEMM award

    A Kansas State University biochemistry student has been recognized for her contributions to the science field and her chemistry magic shows for the community. Muriel Eaton, junior in biochemistry, Leawood, is the recipient of the 2015 Women in STEMM student achiever .

  • Cameron: Free-swinging Astros head to Kansas City Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — So… It’s going to be the Astros, then. Yes, the same Astros who averaged 104 losses over the past four seasons. But hey, didn’t we really all kind of know it would come down to this .

  • Why are we not upset that Via Christi is offering less?

    To the Editor: I read with interest the article about Via Christi stopping PCI preliminary heart procedure. How is it that Manhattan is at 56,000 people, one of the fastest growing cities in Kansas and our hospital is cutting back on .

  • MHS soccer cruises to blowout 10-0 win at Hayden

    Much like he has all season, Manhattan head boys’ soccer coach Frank Alonso pleaded with his team to play with intensity at halftime of the Indians’ road trip to Hayden Tuesday afternoon. The Indians responded in a big way, routing .

  • KSHSAA announces new football districts

    The Kansas State High School Athletics Association announced new football districts for the 2016 and 2017 seasons this morning. Manhattan will be going to the no-district system that both Class 6A and 5A will adopt next season, splitting the 32 teams on each .

  • Our only hope is to rise above our violent nature

    To the Editor: What is the reason there is so much violence in the world and in the United States? People are violent. So many unenlightened people want to use violence to get their way. Take a recent killing in .


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