Two years after a school board vote on a secondary mascot, Manhattan High School students will start to see a student in a wolf costume at sporting events.

The Manhattan-Ogden school board on Wednesday will discuss possibly joining a national class-action lawsuit against e-cigarette manufacturer Juul.

K-State will cancel classes Wednesday afternoon for its third KSUnite, the annual event in which the university community reaffirms its commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Officials announced Tuesday that K-State and University of Texas Medical Branch cancer researchers received $2 million in funding from the National Science Foundation’s Emerging Frontiers in Research and Innovation program.

Candidates for the Manhattan city commission and Manhattan-Ogden school board are asking people to vote for them on Nov. 5, but which of them have consistently voted themselves?


Manhattan High School principal Michael Dorst confirmed Thursday reports of a "F*** JC" chant in the CiCo Park parking lot following the Oct. 11 Manhattan High-Junction City High football game.

With construction starting on several of the Manhattan-Ogden school district’s $129.5 million bond projects, the school board on Wednesday will discuss its long-term plans for soon-to-be-vacated Manhattan High School East Campus.

Manhattan Area Technical College is zeroing in on buying a Wamego building that would be the college’s first off-campus facility as part of an effort to reach more of the region’s students.

RILEY — After two failed bond issues in the past decade, the Riley County school board said it’s trying a more communicative approach in educating residents about a 20-year, $15 million bond issue on the November ballot.

U.S. poet laureate Joy Harjo will read her work this spring at the K-State Alumni Center Ballroom. The event, which will be on March 24 from 5:30 to 7 p.m., is free and open to the public.

The Manhattan-Ogden school board will hear a proposal Wednesday that would set a consistent deadline across all of the district’s schools for students to become current on their required immunizations.

It doesn’t matter if you’ve been doing it for years or if you think you’ve never been sick from it — you should not wash chicken before cooking it, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s top food safety official told a group of K-State students and faculty.