Still time for advanced voting as Tuesday primaries nears

Primary elections are Tuesday and there is still time to take part in advanced voting in Riley County. Advanced voting is open Friday through 7...

Shawnee judge to consider blocking state’s two-tiered voting

TOPEKA -- A Kansas judge will consider blocking election officials from tossing out potentially thousands of votes in state and local races from people who've registered...

Flush picnic feeds, entertains Pott county

The headlines in many newspapers might hint at the decline of the rural communities of the American Midwest, but Wednesday night's Flush Picnic in...

Fort Riley deployment announced

The Department of the Army announced Wednesday the deployment of the 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kan., with about 800...

S&P drops Kansas credit rating

TOPEKA  -- A major rating agency on Tuesday downgraded Kansas’ credit rating for the second time in two years because of the state’s budget problems. S&P...

PHOTO GALLERY: Riley County Fair bustles on Sunday

Although the Kaw Valley Rodeo wrapped up Saturday, the Riley County Fair was still bustling Sunday. Activities Sunday included the 4-H Livestock Judging Contest, the...

Unemployment up

Unemployment numbers are up just a little in the Manhattan area, with 3.9 percent reported in the Manhattan metro area including Riley and Pottawatomie Counties....

Fort Riley honors Armbrust, welcomes new staff members

(Editor's note: story written by J. Parker Roberts, 1st Inf. Div. Public Affairs) The "Big Red One" officially welcomed three new leaders to the 1st Infantry Division...

Via Christi celebrates new admissions/endoscopy center

Via Christi Hospital celebrated its new Patient Admissions and GI/ Endoscopy Center Thursday. "The Deacon from St. Thomas More came to bless the facility," said...

Riley County Fair set for Thursday kickoff

The region is in a heat advisory for the foreseeable future and just on cue for fair time in Manhattan. The 2016 Riley County Fair...