Sunday, July 5, 2015



Photo Galleries
  • July 02, 2014

    Summer reading

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    Manhattan kindergarten through third graders are enhancing their literacy skills during the break with AfterSchool KidzLit.

  • June 29, 2014

    Country cooking

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    The four-day music festival is a marathon of dancing, drinking and walking about in the elements, so refueling is crucial to having a good time.

  • Holidays | June 29, 2014

    With a bang!

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    The half-hour show includes about 2,000 explosive “events.’

  • Local | June 22, 2014

    Back home

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    Cultures were shared and celebrated Friday night at the Kaw Mission Historical Site, near downtown Council Grove.

  • Local | June 22, 2014

    Juneteenth 2014

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    Juneteenth is a nation-wide celebration remembering June 19, 1865, (two years after the Emancipation Proclamation) when Union soldiers arrived in Galveston, Texas, and delivered the news that the Civil War had ended and the slaves were freed.

  • Local |Education | June 22, 2014

    Summer magic

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    About 75 children, some with autism or attention deficit disorders and some without, are attending Flint Hills Summer Magic Camp.

  • General Activities | June 22, 2014

    Manko 17ers: Down & out

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    The 17ers took a 3-1 lead after the first inning and led 4-2 in the top of the fourth before finding trouble against the Royals.

  • Arts, Leisure | June 15, 2014

    In Touch

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    Various groups of children have been visiting the museum to tour the exhibit “Igniting the Senses,” which opened June 6 and will continue through Oct. 5.

  • Local |Fort Riley | June 15, 2014

    Victory Week on Fort Riley

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    The Special Troops Battalion, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, led by Lt. Col. Dana Stowell, took the week’s top prize.

  • General Activities | June 12, 2014

    Saddle up

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    This year’s route totals 555 miles and started at the Colorado border in the southwest corner of Kansas near Elkhart on June 7. Bikers will wrap up their journey on Saturday.


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