Riley County police on Thursday arrested a man for allegedly trying to start a fire on someone’s property.

The Riley County Police Department on Friday began including its department-specific coronavirus data in a daily report after an employee tested positive.

In order to help those affected by the coronavirus pandemic, the Manhattan city government could use some federal money for rental or mortgage assistance.

K-State officials on Monday announced that longtime Dean of K-State Libraries Lori Goetsch will retire at the end of the academic year on May 28.

The Riley County Law Enforcement Agency board on Monday approved about $292,000 in vehicle purchases for the Riley County Police Department.

The Manhattan-Ogden school board has heard a plethora of complaints regarding the hybrid learning model. The district has scheduled a special board meeting and work session for 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Robinson Education Center, to address concerns brought up by parents and teachers.

Whether the goal is diving deeper into spirituality, weight loss, or wanting to start or quit a habit, the first step in making a change in your life is becoming attuned to your needs, Diane Clark said.


A crowd gathered in Washington, D.C. Thursday evening to honor and dedicate a long-awaited memorial to America’s 34th president, Dwight D. Eisenhower, an Abilene native who also served as supreme commander of Allied Forces during World War II.

The Greater Manhattan Community Foundation (GMCF) has opened a Riley County CARES grant program for nonprofit organizations.