• Harry’s wins award for wine selection

    Harry’s has been honored for its wine program in Wine Spectator’s 2015 Restaurant Wine List Awards. The restaurant received the Award of Excellence, which recognizes a wine list offering an interesting and diverse selection of wines that are well-presented .

  • Local Realtors offer free home painting

    The Manhattan Association of Realtors is accepting nominations for a home for its members to paint for free. The inaugural MVP Event will take place Saturday, Sept. 26. The association listed its criteria for the eventual winner: • The house must be .

  • Learn how to be a master gardener

    Do you like people and plants? If so, being a master gardener is definitely for you, because you get to talk to people about plants: that is a master gardener in a nutshell. The Kansas State University Research and Extension’.

  • Eiselein named first recipient of English faculty award

    Gregory Eiselein, professor of English and university distinguished teaching scholar, has been named the first recipient of the Michael Donnelly Faculty Award in English. The award, newly created by donors Michelle Munson and Serban Simu, Berkeley, California, honors English professor .


    Jay Allen Morehead, 55, of Ogden, died July 29, 2015, at Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan. He was born Jan. 21, 1960, in Marysville, the son of James A. and Marietta (Brady) Morehead. Jay graduated from Manhattan High School in 1978. He had worked for a .


    Naomi Rose Hiebert, 87, of Manhattan, died July 31, 2015.  Services are pending with the Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home and Cremation..

  • Kansas man works to enhance local broadcast journalism

    “Turn it up.” That’s what I say when I hear something especially interesting on the radio or the television. Today we’ll learn about a leader of the radio-television industry in Kansas who is helping his member stations succeed .

  • Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, August 3, 2015 9:00 – BCF 9:00 Bruce, Lisa Status (15 TR 30 DUI) BRW III 9:00 Collette, Todd SENTENCING (15 CR 253 Poss. of Meth. w/i. Poss. of Oxy., etc.) JWG III 9:00 Fox, Dustin SENTENCING (15 CR 395 Disorderly) BKD III 9:00 Goodridge, Tyrone ProRev Dispo (14 CR 361 Dom Batt – 2nd, .

  • Nichols facing attempted murder in man’s 2013 death

    A Kansas City man’s first-degree murder trial took an unexpected turn Friday morning, when prosecutors abandoned the murder charge and replaced it with a lesser charge of attempted first-degree murder. Anthony Nichols was originally accused of shooting and killing 68.

  • Central Enrollment ‘one-stop shop’ for USD 383 parents Enrollment.mercury

    Some parents may think this time of year has come too soon. For others, it’s not soon enough. USD 383 Manhattan-Ogden held its Central Enrollment event at Manhattan High School on Friday. The event is a so-called “one-stop shop” for .

  • Bike program expected to kick into gear late next month

    A bike-sharing program is coming to Manhattan as early as the end of August. The program, headed by CivicPlus CEO Ward Morgan and his executive assistant Linda Mays, ordered 10 bike racks and 30 bikes for public use to jumpstart the program. .

  • Is something going on with Colbert Hills’ water bills? Wonder1

    Q: Is something strange going on with the water bills at Colbert Hills? A: If you’re a golfer, your only worry about water out at Jim Colbert’s jewel is whether or not you might shank a brand new .


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