• Why don’t bank signs display the same temperature?

    Q: Banks and other businesses have “time and temperature” signs all over town, but it seems like they can never agree on what the temperature actually is. What gives? A: After a brief jaunt through town in the “I Wondermobile,” .

  • Halftime included so much more

    It’s a cliche, but unless you’ve done marching band, you just don’t understand it. Or maybe you’ve done it, but not at the major college level. Either way, a lot of conjecture and lot of opinions .

  • Trapp learning on the fly as MHS QB

    Anyone wondering if a quarterback used to playing Class 3A football could come in and handle the job at 6A Manhattan High got their answer last Friday night. Ian Trapp, a junior transfer from Ellsworth, ran for 181 yards and was .

  • Duel in space wasn’t poor sportsmanship

    Thank goodness for the overlords of propriety at the Big 12 Conference. They can save us from ourselves this fall. Commissioner Bob Bowlsby announced earlier this week that the conference was penalizing Kansas State University for the KSU Band’s halftime .

  • Indians start year with tough quad Mhsvb8.mercury

    The Manhattan High volleyball team started its season with a win and two losses at a home quadrangular meet with Silver Lake, Seaman and Shawnee Heights Thursday evening. The Indians started with a three-set loss to Silver Lake (20-25, 25-17, 25.

  • MHS soccer advances to Titan Classic final

    It wasn’t their best effort, but it was enough, The Manhattan High boys’ soccer team beat Kapaun Mt. Carmel, 4-2, on Thursday evening to advance to the final of the Titan Classic against the state’s top-ranked team, St. .

  • m-pact provides fun, entertaining show at McCain G.w.clift1

    A surprise late addition to K-State’s McCain Auditorium series completed an odd sort of trilogy. In October of last year, series subscribers heard Straight, No Chaser, a ten-man a cappella group with its origins in glee club singing at .

  • Manhattan woman, 3 children injured in I-70 accident

    A Manhattan woman and three children were injured in a three-vehicle accident Thursday evening on Interstate 70 near Fort Riley. Jennifer M. Anderson, 39, Brayden Anderson, 11, Ashton Dyer, 9, and Kennedy Dyer, 7, all of Manhattan, were transported to Geary County Community Hospital after .

  • K-State gets $20K from EPA for training project

    Kansas State University is getting a $20,000 federal grant for a green infrastructure project. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said Thursday the university is getting the grant to create “living laboratories” to conduct green infrastructure monitoring at the rain garden .

  • Alumni Association accepting entries for Homecoming parade

    Each year, Kansas State University alumni, friends and the Manhattan community gather for the highlight of All-University Homecoming week: the parade. The 2015 Homecoming parade will take place at 5 p.m. Oct. 16. The K-State Alumni Association, which sponsors all Homecoming events, .

  • House fire causes $80K in damage on Thursday Fire.mercury

    Electrical wiring is the suspected culprit in a structure fire that caused $80,000 in damage to a Manhattan residence Thursday night. The Manhattan Fire Department responded to 949 Village Drive at 11:47 p.m., where responders found a one-story residence with light smoke .

  • ELMA JEAN WENDLAND

    Elma Jean Wendland, 87, of Leonardville, died Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Oct. 26, 1927, in Mullinville. She was the daughter of Elmas and Dora (Smith) Scott. She graduated .





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