• County votes 2-1 to lower speeds

    A move to lower speed limits in Pottawatomie County nearly went off the road Monday, but recovered with a tweak in the resolution adopted in November.

  • K-State grad to discuss her work on Mars rover

    A NASA scientist and K-State alumna is returning to Manhattan to present a lecture on the Curiosity rover, which has been driving around the surface of Mars since 2012.

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    Marvin Hachmeister has never met a stranger, he certainly passed that on to his dog, Pal, an 8-year-old heeler mix. Hachmeister’s land just outside Wildcat Park is Pal’s domain. He keeps watch over the cattle and lives like a farm king. Pal often acts as a greeter at Wildcat Park, running to entering cars to put a smile on visitors faces. Pal even gets to go to races with Hachmeister; he competes in 10Ks with his faithful owner. Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) to suggest a farmer for this series.

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    From left, Sam Anderson, of Green, and Matt Coulson, of Abilene, remove an old sign in preparation for a new one at Allstate in downtown Manhattan on Wednesday morning.


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  • Big Lakes watching KanCare issues

    Big Lakes Developmental Center officials are cautiously keeping their eye on the federal goverment’s denial of a KanCare extension, said Lori Feldkamp, director of the center.

  • Swatts Lessons from dad, granddad guide Stephanie Watts’ planning

    Part of being a planner is knowing what works best.

  • City commission to review its goals Tuesday

    The Manhattan City Commission will review its updated 2017 goals Tuesday during a work session.

  • Women1 Thousands march in protest at Kansas State Capitol

    TOPEKA — People from all over the state gathered at the steps of the Kansas State Capitol in Topeka Saturday for a rally in solidarity with the Women’s March in Washington, D.

  • Study: Fort Riley cuts to trim region’s GDP $578M over 5 years

    OLATHE — As Fort Riley goes, the region follows.

  • ATA Bus exploring new route system

    OLATHE — ATA Bus will soon begin seeking public opinion on an altered fixed route system in Manhattan.

  • K-State will allow stun guns on campus in July

    TOPEKA — K-State will allow people to carry stun guns on campus when a state law changes in July, but officials won’t provide additional storage options for firearms.

  • Job Class helps criminal offenders find employment

    On a Tuesday morning in December, Shelly Williams taught her clients about programs that help people with felony records find jobs after they’ve been released from prison.

  • Flavor the best judge of perfect tomatoes

    Seed catalogs inspire the gardener to grow that perfect specimen like a tomato.

  • Repeal campus concealed carry

    The Kansas Legislature is more moderate now than it was a few months ago before citizens vented their frustration at the ideologically conservative bent of legislation on tax policy, education and other issues has hurt this state in multiple ways.

  • First fast food burger chain began in Kansas

    What was the first fast food hamburger chain in the world, and where did it begin? You are correct if you answered White Castle in Wichita.

  • Mhstalent1 MHS talent show offers variety for audience

    The special talents of some Manhattan residents were on display at Manhattan High School Thursday evening.

  • Trump takes charge of nation

    Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — Donald John Trump swore the oath of office Friday as the 45th president of the United States, one of the most polarizing figures to assume the office shouldering a promise to reclaim prosperity for millions who have felt abandoned by their government.

  • Locals marking Trump inaugural in DC, at home

    Tom Hintz has visited Washington, DC, many times in the past, but never to watch the presidential inauguration.

  • USD 383 names mascot committee members

    The committee is set.


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