A project replacing the concrete in the stilling basin at Tuttle Creek Dam, scheduled to begin this summer, will disrupt traffic to Country Stampede in 2018.
A day after losing its fourth straight home game, Kansas State took another hit in its quest for the NCAA tournament.
A school-record five players were selected to Academic All-Big 12 Teams on Thursday, including four on the First Team, as the league office announced its 26-member all-academic teams.
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Bella is a 2-year-old border collie and loves life on the ranch. Her owner, Dan Schmidt, lets her help with the cattle from time to time, but for the most part she’s there for Dan and his family. Bella enjoys basking in the sun, hanging out with her friend and ranch mate Annie, and trying to make the barn cats her best friends. Email news@themercury to nominate a farm dog.
Bluemont Elementary fifth-grader Dakota Krause finds the spot on the map the instructor picked out for students during the Starbase, a military education program that provides real world applications of math and science, at Manhattan’s National Guard Armory on Thursday morning.
Folks who wonder whether Manhattan is a tolerant community need look no further than Fake Patty’s Day.
The Kansas Jayhawks might not have a lot of admirers in the Manhattan area, but even the most faithful of Wildcat fans ought to give the KU men’s basketball team a nod of respect for winning its 13th consecutive conference championship.
To the Editor: We are hearing lots of idealistic talk about how “our country welcomes everyone in need.
Perhaps we expect too much of the movies.
If there are five times when a character in the latest “Underworld” movie, “Blood Wars,” swallows some of the blood of another character to confirm what they are saying about the past, there are probably four big werewolves against vampires battles.
We knew this was going to happen.
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Manhattan girls basketball reached one of its preseason goals Friday night.
The schedule couldn’t have worked out better.
Former Manhattan High basketball player Grant Munsen earned recognition from the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference on Tuesday.
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — In the middle of a crowded bar, Adam Purinton yelled at two Indian men to "get out of my country," witnesses said, then opened fire in an attack that killed one of the men and wounded the other, as well as a third man who tried to help.
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly shooting at a Kansas bar that some witnesses said was racially motivated (all times local):
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — GPS device-maker Garmin long has revered diversity in its workforce, even when the locale of its ever-sprawling operational headquarters — a largely white Kansas City suburb — didn't reflect it.
NEWTON, Kan. (AP) — A woman who was taken into custody in connection with a central Kansas shooting that left four people dead has been released from custody.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A man accused of plotting to attack Somali refugees in western Kansas believed then-President Barack Obama would declare martial law and not recognize the validity of the election if Donald Trump won — forcing militias to step in, his lawyer said Friday.