Walk through the campgrounds at Country Stampede and, in a way, you’ll bear witness to a small chapter of American history. From westward expansion to space exploration, the American desire to plant flags and make a place one’s .
The Flint Hills Regional Council celebrated its fifth-year anniversary Thursday at the Flint Hills Discovery Center. About 50 people and the 1st Infantry Division Band showed up to commemorate the advancements of regional planning through the council. The Flint Hills Metropolitan .
SALINA — Interest in unmanned aircraft, often called drones, is taking off. In response to the growing demand, the Kansas State University-Salina plans to add a major and two minors focusing on the aircraft. The new courses are scheduled to start .
Opening play at the KU Showcase, the Manhattan American Legion Manko 17ers lost a pair of games at Hoglund Ballpark on Thursday. The 17ers were run-ruled by the JoCo Cavaliers, 12-1, before dropping a back-and-forth game against Building Champions, 9-5. .
Jeff Mittie probably could not have asked for a better first season in Manhattan. Having taken over a program that was coming off a losing season — absent from the postseason for a year — the first-year Kansas State coach not only .
Through two rounds at the Colbert Charity Classic, Dustin Morris’ consistency has landed him at the top of the leaderboard at Colbert Hills Golf Club. The Crosby, Texas, native shot a 3-under 69 for the second day in a row to .
Kansas State women’s rowing announced the hiring of Hanna Wiltfong as assistant coach for the upcoming 2015-16 season. Taking over for assistant coach Grace Ure, who will be stepping down to take on a volunteer assistant role with the .
The Manhattan Optimist Rebels 14-and-under softball team competed at “C” West State in Derby last weekend. The team went 3-2 in the double-elimination format and earned the third-place trophy. Miranda Tegtmeier and Lindsey Wilson took turns pitching over the .
Like it or not, Obamacare is the law of the land. The Supreme Court issued a decision Thursday that supported the health insurance reform law that is President Obama’s main domestic accomplishment. On a 6-3 vote, the court ruled .
If you attend new researcher training at Kansas State University’s Biosecurity Research Institute, or BRI, at Pat Roberts Hall, one of the first things you notice is nothing happens quickly. Getting into the building requires passing through several layers .
Forty Kansas State University students are the newest members of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s oldest academic honor society. To be eligible for membership consideration to Phi Beta Kappa, a student must be a junior or a senior with .
Rudolph A. Vopata, 90, of Marysville, died June 23, 2015, at Valley View Nursing Home in Junction City. The family provided some of the following information. Rudolph was born July 29, 1924, near Frankfort, to Rudolph and Barbara (Vesely) Vopata. He joined the U.S. .
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