Sen. Pat Roberts says Trump campaign tapped him for its ag committee

U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) said the Donald Trump campaign asked him to be an adviser on the Republican nominee's agriculture committee if elected...

Plea in Fort Riley manslaughter case

A 19-year-old defendant pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of involuntary manslaughter in the shooting death of a 16-year-old boy on Fort Riley, Acting...

Cheers!: Crowd grows for 3rd Annual Rhythm & Brews Festival

For those interested in running, craft beer and live music, Manhattan delivered Saturday. The 3rd Annual Rhythm & Brews Festival was held over the weekend...

Blue Cross, Blue Shield of Kansas City reports data breach

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City says about 790,000 of its members are being notified that some of their...

Several drug-related arrests in Manhattan

Officers with the Riley County Police Department’s Special Investigations Unit with the assistance of the Junction City, Geary County Drug Task Force made several...

K-State volleyball picked 6th in Big 12 preseason poll

K-State volleyball will finish 6th in the Big 12 this season, according to the 2016 Big 12 preseason poll. The poll is determined by...

383 approves budget and teacher agreement

Mark your calendars for August 17, because after months of political turmoil and budgetary suspense, USD 383 board of education members approved the 2016-2017...

Primary Election Results

(updated 5:33 a.m. Wednesday) Riley County: County Commission District 2  Rodriguez wins over incumbent Boyd. (21 of 21 precincts reporting) Robert Boyd - 758 votes / 42% Marvin Rodriguez - 1,058 votes...

Brownback honors Khan family, calls for ‘civility and respect’

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback urged citizens to practice "civility and respect" Monday night in a statement from his office before Tuesday's primary. Brownback also expressed...

Smith sentenced to 40 months for gun, drug charges

A Manhattan man who shot and killed a 21-year-old K-State student who mistakenly approached his residence in December was sentenced Monday for criminal possession of a firearm...