A Manhattan High School student brought an unloaded handgun to school on Thursday, MHS principal Greg Hoyt said.
Kansas State head coach Jeff Mittie was named the recipient of the 2017 Kansas Basketball Coaches Association (KBCA) Women’s Basketball Four-Year College Coach of the Year Award after leading the Wildcats to one of their winningest seasons in 10 years.
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Tennessee vice chancellor and athletic director John Currie announced Tuesday that current College Football Playoff chief financial officer Reid Sigmon is joining the Tennessee leadership staff as executive associate athletics director and chief operating officer.
Bruce Weber got the big man he was looking for.
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Calves graze in a field northwest of Manhattan off of Marlatt Avenue on a sunny Thursday morning.
Visiting artist Soon Y Warren, from Fort Worth, Texas, instructs members of the Manhattan community on the art of watercolor painting. This is one of the workshops the Manhattan Arts Center puts on every year to help the community learn more about art.
It might be premature to critique President Donald Trump’s tax-cut legislation because, well, the broad outline unveiled Wednesday doesn’t remotely resemble legislation.
A few months ago, I got a letter from a long-time subscriber to the Mercury, a businessman I know, quitting his subscription.
To the Editor: On Wednesday, April 19, I was invited to participate in an event organized by the Mennonite Church called “Jewish and Palestinian Voices for Peace.
An irreverent parody of Arthurian legend in musical form returns to the Manhattan Arts Center this weekend.
While the new film “The Zookeeper’s Wife” (which is showing in the mall theater) is about an important topic, that is not all that is interesting about it.
The 1996 film “Trainspotting” managed to expose something significant in a way no other movie I know of ever has.
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Even though the crack of pads colliding is still months away, Manhattan’s football coaches are working to make hits safer.
The Manhattan High School mascot committee amicably came to a conclusion on a new scholarship, but the situation became tense when it moved on to its second task.
Just a couple hours before taking the pool for Manhattan’s six-team swim meet on Wednesday, Kelly Wichmann committed to four more years of swimming.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Republican Gov. Sam Brownback proposed Thursday spending an additional $24 million over two years on armed guards and other security measures that would allow Kansas to continue banning concealed guns at state hospitals for the mentally ill and developmentally disabled.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The death of a colleague's son spurred the governor in the often anti-regulation Kansas to toughen the state's inspection requirements for amusement parks on Monday.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas City, Kansas, homicide victim has been identified as the sister of a girl whose kidnapping 17 years earlier sparked a massive manhunt before she was found dead in Missouri.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Former Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle has been found guilty of aggravated battery, aggravated burglary, criminal threat and marijuana possession after striking three people with his car as he left a house party in Kansas.
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — There was a point last season when Alex Barnes, already a rarity under Bill Snyder in that he was even on the field as a freshman, began to assert himself as the team's No. 1 running back.