Homeowners in the Manhattan-Ogden school district should expect their property taxes to go up by 9.82% this school year.

The Manhattan-Ogden school board will hear an update on the district’s budget and give feedback to district personnel on what adjustments they’d like to see.

More area families are taking advantage of USD 383’s summer food program, and in June, the Manhattan-Ogden school district served 30,991 lunches, breakfasts and snacks.

Despite increased state funding, K-State will still need to cut its budget by 4.3%, president Richard Myers said in a letter this week to university faculty.

The Manhattan-Ogden school board on Wednesday will consider increasing classified staff hourly pay rates by 50 cents as part of a two-phase plan to bring pay to what adminstrators say would be a more competitive level.

The Manhattan-Ogden school district projects that the bond and interest property tax rate would increase around 73% for the 2019-20 school year.

There are three things I remember about Marvin Marsh: His smile, his bearing, and his handshake. I’d rank it as the best handshake ever, and that’s saying something, since Ernie Barrett is in the same town.Mr. Marsh, who died last Thursday, was the longtime principal of Manhattan Junior High…

K-State, along with all other state schools, will not raise in-state undergraduate tuition rates for the 2019-20 school year, the Kansas Board of Regents decided Wednesday.

Yak, yak, yak. That might be a teenager’s description of the sound of some long-winded grownup – such as me. But yaks are actually a type of cattle. These animals originated in the Himalayas thousands of years ago. Now they are being raised and marketed by an innovative couple in rural Kansa…

Almost a decade of legal fighting is near the end after the Kansas Supreme Court ruled Friday that the Kansas Legislature had met the requirements for adequate and equitable school funding.

The Manhattan-Ogden School Board on Thursday approved hiring two people for the principal positions at Bergman and Theodore Roosevelt elementary schools.

The third candidate for the principal job at Theodore Roosevelt Elementary said Friday that although she doesn’t have as many years of experience as the other candidates, her experiences have prepared her.

The internal candidate for the Bergman Elementary principal position said Wednesday he has some ideas on how to make the school better, but wouldn’t jump right into implementing.

The Manhattan-Ogden School Board on Wednesday approved moving forward with the Keith Noll Maintenance Center project, as well as other bond-related projects.

School nurses spoke Wednesday to the Manhattan-Ogden School Board about the need for additional staffing.

Dave Colburn said 16 years serving on the Manhattan-Ogden School Board was enough for him.

Voters will choose between five candidates for four open seats on the Manhattan-Ogden School Board this November.

Maxwell Lansdowne: High Scholastic Achievement — 4.0 GPA, MHS; Kansas ACT Scholar, Kansas Board of Regents; Distinguished Scholar Award, Kansas State University; Designated State Scholar, Kansas Board of Regents; Davis-Parrott Scholarship, Manhattan-Ogden Foundation; KSHSAA Citizenship Award…

Thomas Lane will replace Pat Bosco as K-State’s vice president for student life and dean of students starting July 14, K-State announced Thursday.