• Riley County clerk: Local elections are secure

    Riley County voters should have no concerns about the election — at least at the local level — being “rigged” or even altered.

  • 1 pleads guilty to seed theft

    A 61-year-old scientist has pleaded guilty to a federal charge nearly three years after he was accused of stealing proprietary seeds developed in the United States and giving them to a delegation visiting from China.

  • Woman sues AA over MHK incident

    A Mississippi woman with PTSD filed a federal lawsuit on Monday against American Airlines agents at Manhattan Regional Airport, claiming they subjected her to 48 hours of stress when she tried to board a flight with her service dog.

  • Texas icons bring along old front porch to McCain

    In fairness, he may have figured it would be another interview about the old front porch at his friend’s rental house at 302 Church Ave.

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    K-State business administration building ready for students

  • Taste of summer Watermelon1.mercury

    Enjoying the summer sun and the farmers market Saturday morning, area kids cooled down with some juicy watermelon and some light-hearted competition.


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  • Halloween prep, Nick Offerman and more

    There are plenty of holiday- themed events planned for the weekend before Halloween.

  • City sales tax receipts up nearly 9% in October

    Manhattan’s sales tax revenue increased 8.

  • 1 injured in accident that briefly closed K-177

    A Maple Hill man was injured in a Wednesday morning accident that closed Kansas Highway 177 for several hours south of Manhattan, according to a Kansas Highway Patrol report.

  • City weighs $50M corridor

    The city will work to develop a funding strategy and construction phasing for an estimated $50 million of work to improve K-State’s “north campus corridor.

  • K-State cleaning up spill at BRI

    The Manhattan Fire Department responded to a chemical spill at K-State’s Biosecurity Research Institute at Pat Roberts Hall on Tuesday.

  • MHS drug search turns up ‘positive indicants’

    Along with Riley County police, Manhattan High School officials conducted a search for drugs on the school’s campus Tuesday morning.

  • Horst wants to address public ed funding, fill vacancies

    State education board member Deena Horst wants to focus on kindergarten readiness, addressing public education funding and filling teacher vacancies.

  • Capture3 Reid estimates mascot change could cost $318K

    Changing Manhattan High School’s mascot could cost USD 383 more than $300,000, according to a district official.

  • KSU to study nuclear safety

    K-State has received more than $1 million of grant funding to research safety in nuclear reactors.

  • Why is the old Kmart becoming Plaza de Maria?

    Q: Why is the new shopping center replacing the old Kmart called Plaza de Maria? A: It’s named in honor of a woman very important to the owner.

  • County plan calls for lower speeds

    The Pottawatomie County Commission is expected to green-light a proposal to reduce speed limits on most county roads next week.

  • Ex-soldier pleads guilty to role in JC woman’s 2014 death

    A former Fort Riley soldier pleaded guilty Tuesday in U.

  • Pott County runoff infrastructure could cost millions

    The Pottawatomie County Commission got its first glimpse Monday at a Stormwater Management Program (SMP) for the rapidly developing southwestern portion of the county.

  • Student costs outpace inflation

    The price of being a K-State student continues to rise faster than the rate of inflation, according to a study by the university’s Economics Club.

  • Gym owner helps people find confidence with boxing

    Lorissa Belcher knows how to roll with the punches.


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