Manhattan-Ogden school board candidates on Tuesday had split opinions on whether the board acted correctly by removing mask restrictions at Manhattan High.
The third time was the charm for Manhattan High boys’ soccer Tuesday night, as it took down Wichita Heights, 2-0, in the opening round of the Class 6A regionals at Bishop Stadium.
KSHSAA released postseason football assignments over the weekend. Seven of the eight schools in The Mercury’s coverage will be continuing their seasons into the playoffs.
New road closures near Bill Snyder Family Stadium may affect fans traveling to Saturday’s game against TCU and any future home games for remainder of the 2021 season.
As a senior, midfielder Brookelynn Entz went into Kansas State’s home finale last season believing it would be the last time she would play in front of adoring fans as a collegian.
On a number of occasions the past few years, Kansas State’s Chris Klieman has called Matt Wells one of his closest friends in the coaching profession.
Ruzzin, Ebert and Weixelman will make a difference on school board To the editor: To make a difference with our school board we must elect Ruzzin, Ebert and Weixelman. Without a majority on the board we’ll again see focus on Critical Race Theory and social justice. If you want to see schools…
I wrote a column last week about Colin Powell that I’d like to extend upon. That column was a reflection on his death, and his legacy as the person who made the case for the Iraq war, which turned out to be a giant mistake.
Something is amiss.
The new Addams Family movie, imaginatively titled “2,” is the animated successor to a 2019 film. Lots of people like the Addams Family, a nuclear unit of Gothic supernaturals and their familiars. We’ve liked them since they appeared in cartoons in magazines including the New Yorker.
The Riley County Historical Society, in response to a suggestion by Dave Baker, the director of the Douglass Center, offers this historical information about Manhattan’s early South Side.
Death isn’t a topic that typically goes along with humor. However, there are a number of books that could be categorized as both. In fact, there’s a not insubstantial number of books that use humor to challenge the social conversation around death and funerals. If that seems interesting, her…
Weeds are sprouting up where I have been watering. There are a few dandelions and a good crop of henbit. Other weeds that sprout at this time are speedwell and chickweed. This is a good time to reduce weeds in the lawn and other landscape areas. Weed management begins with proper plant care.…
Despite a recent outbreak of COVID-19 cases, the Rock Creek school district is continuing to make mask-wearing optional across its buildings.
Kansas’ biggest economic competitor is its eastern neighbor, according to one state leader.