KMAN is now broadcasting on the FM dial, officials announced Monday. The radio station, which has broadcast for 66 years on 1350 AM, acquired an FM translator and began simulcasting its signal at 93.3 FM. General manager Rich Wartell said AM stations are required by the Federal Communications
Riley County commissioners Monday approved a resolution that would add a new development to Manhattan area planning guidelines. The Manhattan Urban Area Planning Board and the Riley County Board had both approved amending the Manhattan Urban Area Comprehensive Plan to include the Hartford Hill development.
Sharon Nations began working as a custodian at Ogden Elementary in 1984, and after 31 years, she’ll be retiring in October. But the school was a family affair long before Nations started working there, and it will likely stay that way for a long time to
The Manhattan City Commission on Tuesday will discuss rezoning some blocks in the area east of the K-State campus and how the infrastructure needed to support the rezoning. The meeting will take place at 5 p.m .at City Hall and is a work session. According
A civil rights advocate will discuss modern-day civil rights and share how the movement must differ from our historical understanding of civil rights as part of Kansas State University’s fall 2015 Dorothy L. Thompson Civil Rights Lecture Series. Mildred Edwards, Washburn University adjunct professor of
The biblical tale of Joseph and the coat of many colors is coming to Kansas State University’s McCain Performance Series with the production of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, in McCain Auditorium. Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’
K-State Libraries, Sigma Tau Delta International English Honor Society and the English department are co-sponsoring a series of events Sept. 27-Oct. 3 to recognize Banned Books Week at Kansas State University. A host of the university’s students, faculty and staff will read from notorious and
Fall enrollment for Kansas State University is down for the first time since 2006, according to figures released Friday. In his seventh annual State of the University address, President Kirk Schulz praised the diversity and academic talent of this year’s student body even as enrollment
PAXICO — Up to 5,000 visitors were expected for the 12th annual Paxico Blues Festival on Saturday, which is more than a 20-fold increase over the town’s typical daytime population of about 220. Steve “Bud” Hund, owner of Paxico’s Mill Creek Antiques and the self-described “instigator”
Frank Tracz spends at least six hours a week at Memorial Stadium at K-State, weaving through lines of college students as they try to get a halftime show performance ready. Tracz, director of the K-State marching band, checks the marchers’ form, looks for straight lines
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