Stampede off to a smooth start

The 2016 Kicker Country Stampede opened up Thursday for the first of the three day festival, and it appears that things went fairly smoothly....

Rep. Carlin: Manhattan schools could lose $260K with leading ed plan

State Representative Sydney Carlin of Manhattan contacted KMAN Thursday afternoon about the latest in Topeka. Legislators met for a special session Thursday in an effort to...

Civic Plus Receives State Award

  CivicPlus received the Governor’s Award of Excellence Wednesday night at the 44th Annual Awards Banquet for Team Kansas on the Washburn University campus.  The event, which  a...

RCPD Report 6/23/16

A Manhattan man was arrested Thursday afternoon on charges of violation of the Offender Registration Act. Russell Allen Jr.,34, was arrested while at the Riley...

New Stampede format for 2016

For the last several years, the Country Stampede music festival promised fans four days of entertainment.  Starting this year, there will be no events...

The Stampede has arrived

Final preparations are being made for the 2016 Kicker Country Stampede, which begins Thursday at Tuttle Creek State Park. Wayne Rouse, President of the Country...

Academy Sports + Outdoors coming to Manhattan

Academy Sports + Outdoors will open a 63,000 square foot retail location in Manhattan. The retailer announced in a press release Wednesday that the...

Via Christi to open new patient entrance

Via Christi Hospital announced Wednesday that the new patient entrance will open up on the 30th. The new entrance was constructed as part...

Status hearings for several arrested on drug-related charges

Status hearings were held Tuesday in Riley County Court for four defendants arrested in connection with the distribution of methamphetamine and other illegal substances...

First appearance in court for prominent Manhattan businessman

Fieldhouse Development owner Zachary Burton made his first appearance in Riley County District Court Wednesday afternoon on four counts of unlawful sexual relations with...