Murder conviction upheld against Former K-State professor

TOPEKA - The Kansas Supreme Court has upheld the murder conviction of former K-State professor Thomas E. Murray. Murray, 51, was convicted of first-degree murder...

10 reasons social networking benefits students

As the character of Mark Zuckerberg popularly said in the movie "The Social Network," "People want to go online and check out their friends,...

The Dusty Bookshelf announces potential closure

In the wake of construction, the future of The Dusty Bookshelf is unclear.

Student arrested at Manhattan High School for violence threat

Arrest fuels discussion of gun violence.

Excessive heat warning in the Little Apple

Manhattan residents take precautions to beat the heat.

Manhattan residents comment on shooting outside Aggieville

The investigation remains ongoing.

Gordo’s in Aggieville closes permanently

Gordo’s, a Mexican restaurant in Aggieville, permanently closed Saturday because of “many factors,” including the “cost of operating,” according to a post on its...

UPDATE: RCPD investigates several suspected fentanyl-related deaths around Manhattan 

Police search for dealers responsible for selling drugs that killed eight people.
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BREAKING: Arrest made in Manhattan murder investigation

A six-month long investigation into 42-year-old woman’s murder leads to an arrest.

Secretary Wormuth and Sen. Moran discuss plans to improve living conditions for Fort Riley...

Fifteen-year improvement plan in progress at Fort Riley.

Three individuals arrested in connection to suspected fentanyl-related death

Individuals confined in Riley County Jail for distribution of a controlled substance causing death.
Manhattan residents speak at city commission meeting to advo cate for free parking in Aggieville. Despite their efforts the city will still charge for parking.

Foot traffic in Aggieville decreases, public relations campaign suggested as solution

Aggieville employees and business owners speak up again at city commission meeting as worries for Aggieville’s future continue

Parking garages: A high-maintenance asset for Manhattan and Lawrence

Lawrence and Manhattan charge employees and residents to park in its parking garages because of high costs associated with maintaining the structures.

Kansas bans transgender athletes from women’s and girls’ sports

“Here’s what this bill would actually do: harm the mental health of our students,” Gov. Laura Kelly said of the transgender student athlete ban in her March message regarding the veto of House Bill 2238.

Aggieville patrons debate the effectiveness of the new paid parking system 

Paid parking garage in effect for three months; helps cover maintenance and employee costs.
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Two inmates found dead at Riley County Jail within two weeks

In two separate occasions in April, a man and woman died in custody at the Riley County Jail and no correlation is suspected.

High fire danger: What it means and how to stay safe

High fire danger is a combination of weather conditions. Residents need to be attentive this season to keep Riley County safe.

Ten years of Miss K-State 

Six previous title winners returned to McCain auditorium to judge the 2023 competition.

Stepping has roots in Africa: Roots of stepping

Many students have seen the high-energy performances of stepping, but are unaware of the rich history and African roots of the dance form. Stepping, a...