• Haney: Military needs investment to address challenges

    The United States and its military has more complex challenges today than it did when Adm.

  • Tax sale disposes of 154 parcels

    Riley County sold all 154 parcels available during its tax foreclosure sale on Sept.

  • House fire causes $65,000 in damage

    A house fire caused an estimated $65,000 in damage Friday morning, according to a Manhattan Fire Department report.

  • Board members set new priorities at fall retreat

    The Manhattan-Ogden school board work shopped some new priorities for the district during a fall retreat Thursday.

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    K-State business administration building ready for students

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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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  • Business, health leaders push to expand KanCare

    The local business and health communities are pushing to expand KanCare, which is Kansas’ Medicaid program.

  • Fort sending 3,500 to Korea

    About 3,500 soldiers from Fort Riley will deploy to South Korea this fall, according to Army officials.

  • Board seeking public input on funding formula

    The Manhattan-Ogden school board will hear what the public wants in a new education funding formula.

  • K-State seeks to sell 3 tracts

    K-State plans to sell three parcels of land but first needs legislative approval.

  • K-State homecoming events, Straight No Chaser and more

    K-State’s homecoming week continues Thursday with the Union Program Council Children’s Carnival: Growing Up Purple with Willie Wonka from 6 to 8 p.

  • 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.

  • Martin assumes command of Fort Riley, division

    FORT RILEY — Fort Riley’s new leader has taken command just in time to deploy.

  • Blaze displaces 45 people, causes $2M in damage

    A fire at Founders Hill Apartments Monday afternoon affected the homes of 91 people, with 45 displaced as of Tuesday morning.

  • 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.


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