• Mall, MHS prom still together after 30 years Prom171

    An unusual partnership reached its 30th edition Saturday.

  • Myers ups campaign goal to $1.4B

    K-State President Richard Myers announced Friday that the university’s Innovation and Inspiration Campaign has surpassed its $1 billion goal ahead of schedule, and that a new goal has been set: $1.

  • KSU honors WWI soldiers with ceremony Wwi

    K-State’s Memorial Stadium is meant to be a reminder of the impact of the first world war, said Jed Dunham.

  • Stories of 2 WWI veterans for whom KSU buildings were named Medal

    Of the many K-Staters who offered distinguished service in World War I, campus buildings carry the names of two who were faculty members.

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    Students participate in the promenade on Saturday night before entering prom in Manhattan Town Center. Staff photos by Jackie Dobson

  • 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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    Marty Vanier, DVM Special to The Mercury Today we can see that the construction of NBAF is a physical presence in our community.

  • Christian Books and Gifts to close on May 31

    Christian Books and Gifts is closing after nearly 31 years.

  • Atthepeak Coaches, athletics dominate list of top earners at K-State

    K-State head football coach Bill Snyder cracked the $3 million mark for pay in 2016, as he and his assistants again dominated the list of top earners at the university.

  • Celebrate Arbor Day with area trees

    With a successful Earth Day behind us, it is now time for Arbor Day! The last Friday in April is Kansas Arbor Day.

  • Innovative product makes hitching a trailer easy

    “It’s the best thing we ever got.

  • Stateed State education students help at Ogden Elementary

    College education students from around the state recently helped with projects at Ogden Elementary School while visiting the Manhattan area for the Kansas National Education Association Student Program.

  • CITY NOTEBOOK | Academy to open May 22

    Academy Sports + Outdoors will open May 22.

  • Timetravel Time travel and other student ideas for FHDC exhibits

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

  • Hit-and-run driver turns himself in

    The man who struck a pedestrian at the crosswalk at 12th and Bluemont Ave.

  • Principal1 USD 383 hires new principal, HR director

    Two new faces have joined the Manhattan-Ogden school district’s administration.

  • 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.


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