• Officials: Cigarettes likely cause of fire

    A fire at Founders Hill Apartments on Monday was likely caused by “improperly disposed of smoking materials,” the Manhattan Fire Department reported Wednesday.

  • City OKs moving water for club

    The Manhattan City Commission unanimously passed a development agreement Tuesday with Genesis Health Clubs regarding the relocation of a water line.

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    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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  • RCPD gets $60K grant for mental health team

    The Riley County Police Department has accepted a $60,500 grant to help the police address mental health issues.

  • Dreiling buying Hibachi Hut to put Cox Bros. in charge

    Hibachi Hut, an old-school Manhattan restaurant, is going back to its roots.

  • Ogden fire causes $80K in damage

    Firefighters had to battle another apartment fire Tuesday morning, this time in Ogden.

  • Board to consider buying $27,500 of iPads, tech carts

    The Manhattan-Ogden school board will consider approving technology purchases during its next meeting.

  • Big 12 presidents decide to pass on expansion

    GRAPEVINE, Texas — The leaders of the Big 12 decided the conference was just fine the way it is.

  • Runoff focus of water plan

    The Riley County Public Works Department is working to monitor and improve water quality in the area, in accordance with state law.

  • Fire1 Firefighters battle blaze at Founder’s Hill

    Several Manhattan fire crews fought to put out a blaze at Founder’s Hill Apartment Homes near the intersection of Claflin Road and College Avenue on Monday afternoon.

  • Couple racks up nearly 3,000 volunteer hours at RCPD

    Two thousand eight hundred hours is nearly 117 full days, longer than the regular season for K-State football.

  • Genesis seeking to move waterline

    The Manhattan City Commission will consider a development agreement Tuesday with Genesis Health Clubs regarding the relocation of a waterline.

  • Ulta Beauty to take place of mall food court

    The mall food court is no more.

  • Deadline to register for Nov. 8 election is Tuesday

    Tuesday is the deadline for Riley County residents to register to vote in the Nov.

  • KSU seeking help in renaming building

    K-State officials are asking for help from current Wildcats to rename a building on campus.

  • Aggiefest returns to ‘Ville after 3-year hiatus

    As the Rob Wade Band played Saturday at Triangle Park, one of the younger Aggiefest attendees started feeling the music.

  • 500 1ID soldiers heading to Iraq

    Army officials announced Friday the 1st Infantry Division Headquarters will deploy this fall to Iraq in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.

  • Bannister sworn in as district judge

    A big reason Grant Bannister wanted to become a judge is to make the correct decision, even when doing so is difficult.


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