Della M. Rudolph, 99, of Leonardville, died Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley..
Bellhops, a tech-enabled moving company that connects college-age workers to moving and lifting jobs through a phone app, will be offering free moving services to senior citizens in the Manhattan area. The complimentary services will be available on National Senior .
Home sale prices in Riley County are up in 2015. County appraiser Greg McHenry told commissioners Thursday that the median sale price through June was $187,750, an increase of $13,750 — or 7.9 percent — from 2014. The increase last year at this time was just over 1 .
FORT RILEY — The commander of Fort Riley and the Big Red One handed over the reins Thursday as he leaves for a new position in Washington, D.C. Maj. Gen. Paul Funk II gave command of the 1st Infantry Division .
Local taxes for support for USD 383 Manhattan-Ogden school district are set to rise with just one more approval left. The Manhattan-Ogden school board Wednesday unanimously approved a notice of a hearing at 6:20 p.m. on Aug. 19 for the fiscal year 2016 .
Officials said on Wednesday any buyouts to limit flood damage along Wildcat Creek would be voluntary. Area residents and officials crowded into Manhattan City Hall Wednesday evening to discuss a grant application that, if successful, would provide up to $40 million .
Dave Dreiling thinks he can fix national politics. Or at least, he has a nifty idea. “To start with, they ought to change the format of the Republican presidential primary,” said the owner GTM Sportswear. “Make it like the NCAA .
Manhattan’s sales tax revenue for July is on par with the total from the same month last year, according to a report Thursday from the city. July sales tax collections, which reflect the previous month’s sales, totaled $895,315, down .
Bill Raymond, the city attorney for Manhattan, is no longer employed by the city. Deputy City Manager Jason Hilgers said that Raymond’s employment with the city ended on Tuesday. Hilgers declined additional comment because it is a personnel matter. .
The headline at the top of Wednesday’s USA Today was alarming: “Bioterror lab faced secret sanctions.” The subhead offered no consolation: “Kansas State facility repeatedly violated safety rules, feds say.” Troubling indeed. That’s the kind of story that .
To the Editor: While 16-year-old Rachel Mast dreams of a pink house, her mother, Jawanda, dreams of a savings account for Rachel that will enable her to make that house a reality. Starting next year, that dream of a tax-free .
Russell “Miles” Hodges, Jr., 31, Wamego, died Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, in Wamego. Miles was born on June 24, 1984, to Russell and Amy (Sexton) Hodges in Manhattan. Miles is survived by his father of St. George; three daughters, Parisa Hodges and Amani Hodges, Utah, .
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