Since peaking in 2014, K-State’s student body has continued to dip to a 20-year low this semester, and the most affected student groups in the decline have been white, black and international students, a Mercury analysis of enrollment data shows.


The Manhattan-Ogden school board will join several other school districts across the nation in independent lawsuits against e-cigarette manufacturer Juul.

With Christmas inching closer, people can pick out their very own red cedar Christmas tree to decorate for the holiday at the fourth annual Red Cedar Holiday Harvest this weekend.

The Manhattan City Commission on Tuesday unanimously approved a sign for Scooter’s Coffee shop.

If you’re one of those folks who love to goes all out when decorating for the holiday season, you’ll likely find that the cost of buying every piece for the nativity scene, ornaments, wall hangings and other Christmas decorations can easily add up. Forgoing the pre-made stuff and taking the …


A judge dismissed a 2016 Title IX lawsuit against K-State after the two plaintiffs, who had accused the university of failing to investigate off-campus rape incidents against them, dropped their lawsuit.

The Riley County Police Department recently hired a victim advocate coordinator in an effort to implement what it calls a more victim-centered approach to sexual violence response.