With no public fireworks display in Manhattan on the Fourth of July, locals residents still celebrated with a bang. “We just really kind of wanted to do a hometown celebration,” said Angie Sutton, the community relations director for Manhattan Parks .
The Kansas Chamber of Commerce recently lost a longtime member. Lyle Butler said the Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce board recently chose to not renew its membership in the Kansas chamber because of differences between the organizations’ policy goals. “I .
A road less traveled is home to a local business with a European flair. Take the paved road of Scenic Drive to the dirt road of Wildcat Creek Road. Then, take the dirt road of Wildcat Creek Road up the .
Sometime back in March, Karen McCulloh was musing out loud about city elections looming the following month. It was suggested to her that the makeup of the next commission would be especially meaningful. “You mean because I’ll become mayor?” .
Fort Riley officials said visitor access would return to normal on Sunday after the post limited entry on Saturday. For the Fourth of July holiday, only visitors with authorized sponsors — anyone 18 or older with a Department of Defense identification card — .
Manhattan High School Principal Greg Hoyt on Saturday called Ray Kujawa, a former MHS math teacher, coach and Hoyt’s close friend, a “hell of a man,” and said “we’re going to miss him.” Kujawa, 49, died Friday. He was .
Is any summer day more depressing than July 5? I think not. To me, the Fourth of July is the height of summer; after that it feels like it’s all downhill, speeding up as we careen uncontrollably toward fall. Think .
With eight returning letter winners — including three starters — to go along with a talented recruiting class, Kansas State women’s basketball head coach Jeff Mittie has every reason to be confident as he heads into his second season in Manhattan. .
After an 0-3 showing in pool play at the Kansas Grand Slam 17U baseball tournament this weekend in Salina, the Manhattan American Legion Manko 17ers had one final chance on Saturday to turn things around. They did, piling on the .
A recent ban on trans fats may have you looking a little closer at the foods you buy, but a Kansas State University food scientist points out you might not find what you’re looking for on the label. In .
Raymond “Ray” Kujawa, age 49, died Friday July 3, 2015 at the Via Christi Hospital, Manhattan, Kansas. He was born on February 7, 1966. Funeral Service information and a complete obituary will be released later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, KS 66502..
Sylvia Louise Nelson, 83, of Manhattan, died Thursday, July 2, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House. She was born on July 21, 1931, in Holton, the daughter of Bert Bethel and Inez Irene (Edwards) Spain. Sylvia graduated from Manhattan High School in 1949. On .
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