• Distance graduate uses 2+2 partnership

    Nathan Legleiter always wanted a Kansas State University degree, but he needed a way to complete it while living and working in the Great Bend area. He used a special partnership between Barton Community College and the university to complete .


    Services for Laura Linn Knowles will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 27, 2015,  at First Presbyterian Church in Topeka.  Burial will follow at 4 p.m. at Glasco Cemetery, in Glasco.  Laura will lie in-state after 8 a.m. on .

  • Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, May 18, 2015 9:00 – JJC 9:00   Bennett, Glenn   Status (15 TR 504 DUI # 2 & DWS # 4)  BKD   III 9:00   Bevard, Veronika   Status (15 CR 280 CDP)  BRW   III 9:00   Joiner, Fred   Status (15 CR 127 Dom Batt, Batt)  JJC   III 9:00 &.

  • K-State drops series finale at Kansas Ku bbc ksu g3 jy 10.phatch

    LAWRENCE — The Kansas State baseball team surrendered a five-run lead in the Sunflower Showdown series finale on Sunday as Kansas outscored the Wildcats by eight runs after the top of the fourth to claim a 9-6 win at Hoglund Ballpark. .

  • K-State women place 2nd at Big 12s

    AMES, Iowa — Akela Jones snagged high-point honors and Kim Williamson took home the high jump title on Sunday, highlighting the final day for the Kansas State track and field team at the Big 12 Outdoor Championships. Tallying 129.50 points over the three-day .

  • K-State rowers finish third at Big 12 meet

    OAK RIDGE, Tenn. —  The Kansas State women’s rowing team used medal performances by its 1st Varsity 8 and 2nd Varsity 8 to finish a close third at the Big 12 Women’s Rowing Championship Sunday. Putting in a spirited effort, the .

  • New Purple Masque offers more space, resources Stage.phatch

    Just like the actors who perform on its stage, K-State’s Purple Masque Theatre has transformed itself. After about two years of planning and construction, the theater reopened this spring with more space, more resources and maybe even its infamous .

  • Honor soldiers with memory, not sales

    Honor soldiers with memory, not sales As a military veteran, I’m super excited for Memorial Day this year. It’s not because I plan to remember or memorialize my comrades who died while serving, but because of all the .

  • Farmers Market, Zoofari Tails, Chappie and more

    SUNDAY Teen Volunteer Orientation, 2-3 p.m. Also at 7 p.m. Monday and 6 p.m. Wednesday. Orientation for summer teen volunteers. Manhattan Public Library.     TUESDAY   Lecture: Social Justice Education: A Global Perspective with Marzanna Pogorzelska, 2 p.m. Pogorzelska .

  • Kassebaum Baker tells graduates understanding, not social media, key to making a better world Grad2.phatch

    Several thousand scholars transitioned from students to graduates on Friday and Saturday during Kansas State University’s commencement ceremonies. Former U.S. Sen. Nancy Kassebaum Baker gave more than 800 students earning master’s and doctoral degrees encouraging words as the .

  • New tower part of network collecting climate-change data Konza1.phatch

    A 26-foot tower near Manhattan will soon begin collecting data for a 30-year-long project funded by the National Science Foundation. The $430-million project, run by the National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON), is designed to help scientists understand the impacts of .

  • All-Academic Team honors Flint Hills area high school graduates

    Students in the area have worked hard for four years to be able to walk across a stage and receive their high school diplomas, commencing their further educational pursuits. Fourteen students from five area schools were selected for The Mercury’.


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