Sometimes the world is so strange it’s hard to believe it’s real.
K-State President Richard Myers said during the State of the University address on Friday that the refresh to the university’s 2025 visionary plan is on hold.
Just in time for flu season, Riley County is seeing a decrease in active COVID-19 cases, and health officials point to better behavior as a reason for the reduction.
Kevin Rabas was born to be a writer. Poet laureate of Kansas, winner of the Langston Hughes Award for Poetry and the Victor Contoski Award — his story begins long before his time at Kansas State.
The United States Department of Agriculture recently extended a waiver that allows USD 383 to serve free meals to all pre-K through 12th grade students through December.
The Riley County geographic information system (GIS) department is working with the Riley County Health Department to possibly get new coronavirus contact tracing software to help with streamlining the contact tracing process.
The Manhattan-Ogden school board and administrators are seeking input on how to deliver the best possible education while keeping students and faculty safe from COVID-19.
A former Riley County employee on Monday agreed to a settlement with the Riley County Commission, which led to a federal judge dismissing a wrongful termination case.
The majority of the Manhattan City Commission prefers replacing the Grand Mere Parkway roundabout with a bigger one slightly to the west.
In order to help those affected by the coronavirus pandemic, the Manhattan city government could use some federal money for rental or mortgage assistance.
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.
Drivers’ license services in the Riley County Office Building are suspended until at least Oct. 2 after an employee in the Riley County treasurer’s office tested positive for the coronavirus over the weekend.
For children yearning to draw or adults wanting to connect to their childhood roots, Animationland is the perfect place for people to let their creative juices flow.
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.
“Food fight!” Don’t worry, I’m not referring to a riot in the school cafeteria. This food fight is a friendly challenge to generate more food for local families who need a hand. This worthwhile competition went so well that it won recognition as an Ag Hero.
Local officials are saying there are some misconceptions about “testing out of quarantine,” which could affect infection rates. They are urging people to finish the mandatory 14-day quarantine if they are notified as a close contact of someone with a positive case.
Republican Sen. Jerry Moran has said he supports GOP leaders’ intention to hold a vote this year on a successor for Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, but the decision by Kansas’ other senator, Republican Pat Roberts, may be especially significant.
One of the things about being a writer that I enjoy is learning. It’s easy to get stuck in our own little worlds and as time goes on and society changes, we still see the life through the familiar lens we grew up with.
The Manhattan Fire Department is now eligible to receive reimbursement support from coronavirus funding issued by the federal government.
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.
Because of the coronavirus pandemic and its spread, city officials are unsure if annual holiday events such as the Mayor’s Spirit of the Holidays Lighted Parade will go on this year.
There were plenty of disappointed teens in the spring when COVID-19 caused the cancellation of the junior-senior prom at Manhattan High School.
Following a four-hour discussion, the Manhattan-Ogden school board voted Wednesday to keep students in the hybrid learning model until at least Oct. 22.
Riley County Commission candidates said on Wednesday they are in favor of increasing transparency and improving the public’s access to meetings.