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  • CITY NOTEBOOK | Academy to open May 22

    Academy Sports + Outdoors will open May 22.

  • Time travel and other student ideas for FHDC exhibits Timetravel

    Upcoming exhibits at the Flint Hills Discovery Center would include time machines, weather models and iPad games if local students have their way.

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    Students participate in the promenade on Saturday night before entering prom in Manhattan Town Center.

  • PHOTO | LIVE FIRE Livefire

    The Kansas State Police Department, Air Force ROTC and members of the Manhattan Fire Department participate in a live fire training exercise in Myers Hall on Thursday afternoon. The training is in preparation for the new law allowing concealed carry on campus.

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  • INTERGOVERNMENTAL | Riley, Pott counties weigh ambulance options

    Riley County and Pottawatomie County will develop a committee to determine how to move forward with ambulance services.

  • Scholarship recipients work to make urban communities better

    Five high school students from Kansas are recipients of Kansas State University’s Edgerley- Franklin Urban Leadership Scholarship, which recognizes outstanding high school seniors who have made contributions to the urban communities in which they live.

  • Three K-State graduate students earn fellowship, travel awards

    Three Kansas State University doctoral candidates are receiving Sarachek awards for their academic and research achievements.

  • K-State selects Civic Leadership Scholarship winners

    Kansas State University selects Civic Leadership Scholarship winners and finalists Three Kansas high school seniors are recipients of a select Kansas State University scholarship that rewards students who are making a difference and demonstrating creativity by developing projects and programs with a lasting impact on those they serve.

  • Guerra guilty in robbery, battery case

    Sergio Guerra on Friday morning was found guilty of aggravated kidnapping aggravated robbery and aggravated battery in connection with an incident from March 2016 in Riley County District Court.

  • Snyderstadium KSU bans guns at some venues

    Wildcat fans will face additional security measures at K-State athletic events this fall.

  • Musical1 Crews come together in Columbian’s ‘High School Musical’

    Instead of sticking to a clique, high schoolers can learn that we’re all in this together.

  • USD 383 | Board gets ‘mountains’ of facilities feedback

    The Manhattan-Ogden school board and BG Consultants have received “mountains” of feedback on how the school district should plan for future facilities, assistant superintendent Eric Reid said at the board’s meeting Wednesday.

  • Miracleinmanhattanmovie Screenings of ‘Miracle in Manhattan’ film sold out

    The hot ticket at the local movie theater this weekend is not a Hollywood blockbuster, but rather a film about Manhattan itself.

  • Historialstadium K-State set to honor 48 fallen World War I soldiers

    Jed Dunham Contributing writer On Thursday, April 6, 2017, the United States of America commemorated the centennial of U.

  • Regents improve facility upgrades

    The Kansas Board of Regents approved three K-State construction and improvement requests on Wednesday.

  • Planyourweekend K-State Singers, Tulip Festival, ‘Spamalot’ and more

    An almost 70-year K-State tradition continues this weekend with the K-State Singers show at 7:30p.

  • Tax program sees increase in users

    More area residents used a free program to file their income tax returns this year than last year.

  • City rejects Claflin circle

    The Manhattan City Commission rejected a federal safety grant Tuesday for a roundabout at the Westport Drive and Claflin Road intersection.

  • Wamego weighs random drug tests for students

    Officials at Wamego Public Schools are weighing a drug testing policy to help limit the number of mistakes students make when it comes to drugs, Superintendent Tim Winter said Wednesday.


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