• Don’t ordinary Kansans also deserve tax breaks?

    To the Editor: I have been reading about and listening to all of the good things our governor, Sam Brownback, has been doing for Kansas. I think he and our president come from the same school; neither has any common .

  • The dour-faced woman says little; the queen nods, waves

    To the Editor: I’ve been having a bad dream lately, a nightmare, really. In the first part, the scene is England, and white horses pull a gold carriage carrying the queen. She nods, smiling and waggles her loose wrist .


    Peter Flannery, 84, died Tuesday, June 2, 2015, at the Bob Dole VA Hospital Hospice House in Wichita. He was born Feb. 2, 1931, in Los Angeles. He was a painter by trade and retired in 1992. He served in the Army during the Korean War .


    M. Nancy Dodds, 86, of Blue Rapids, died on Saturday, June 6, 2015, at Blue Valley Senior Living in Blue Rapids. Nancy was born June 17, 1928, at Russton, Indiana, to Ralph and Kathryn (Stephens) Jackson. She worked many years as an LPN. When she .


    Robert Cecil Sutterlin, 75, of Westmoreland, died Wednesday, May 13, 2015, at his home. Bob was born April 6, 1940. He was the son of Cecil and Naomi Immenschuh Sutterlin. He worked many years in the maintenance department as a mason for Kansas State University.&.


    Helen E. Fulkerson, 92, of Manhattan, died on Friday, June 5, 2015, at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community-Wroten House, Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Jan. 5, 1923, in Bazine. She was the daughter of Ralph and Marie (.


    Marjorie Marie Stelter, 91, of Westmoreland, formerly of Wheaton and Onaga, died Sunday, June 7, 2015, at the Westy Community Care Home.  Marjorie was born on Dec. 25, 1923, north of Shelton, Nebraska. She was the daughter of Herman and Minnie Muhlbach Reese. Marjorie .


    Griffith Gates, 93, of Manhattan died Monday, June 8, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Home Care and Hospice. Services are pending, and a complete obituary will be published at a later date with Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home and Cremation, Manhattan..


    Barbara Ann Rundquist, 83, of Leonardville, died Monday, June 8, 2015, at her home. She was born on Feb. 5, 1932, in Clay Center. She was the daughter of George F. and Margaret E. (Nanninga) Trumpp. She grew up in the Leonardville community and at .

  • ‘Insidious 3’ clearer but duller than the other two G.w.clift1

    Remember the first two “Insidious” movies? If you’re not a horror flic fan or weren’t 15 years old when the movies came out, you probably don’t know anything about them. But fans and the PG13 crowd will recall .

  • Women’s college game going to four-quarter format

    If you’re looking for more excitement in women’s college basketball, you might just get your wish with the rule changes that were approved Monday afternoon. The biggest change the NCAA Playing Rules Committee approved was to switch the .

  • Flint Hills Soccer Club holding tryouts

    The Flint Hills Soccer Club is holding tryouts on three Saturday’s in June for its Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 seasons. The tryouts will be held June 13, June 20 and June 27 at the southwest soccer fields of Anneberg Park between the parking .


Subscribers can access a list of local public employees' 2014 pay records.

You can subscribe for as little as $1.99.

Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | The Manhattan Mercury, 318 North 5th Street, Manhattan, Kansas, 66502 | Copyright 2016