Sunset Zoo is building a new exhibit called Expedition Asia, which will house three endangered species: Amur leopards, Malayan tigers and sloth bears.
The statewide program promotes building healthy lifestyle habits through physical activity, fruit and vegetable consumption and teamwork.
This year marks the third year Manhattan will participate in the City Nature Challenge.
Commissioners cited low positivity rates and a push from people living outside of Manhattan for the repeal.
Members of the K-State community walked to raise awareness about sexual violence, listened to sexual violence survivors share their stories and learned about sexual violence prevention resources at K-State, as well as the need for more.
On Friday, April 23, the Wildcat Walk to End Sexual Violence begins at 4 p.m. in City Park.
Riley County Emergency Director Russel Stukey said the department gets calls for fires that take five minutes to put out and others that take days to extinguish or neutralize.
April is National Fair Housing Month, which marks the anniversary of the passage of the Fair Housing Act in 1968. But beyond that, local advocacy organizations look to solve housing issues currently facing Manhattan residents in different ways.
With gas prices at a two-year high, community members such as Abbey Luedders are adjusting to the change. Some students are even limiting their driving destinations to save money.
RCPD public information officer Aaron Wintermote said the suspect is now in custody.
Several community members gathered in City Park Sunday evening for a Stop Asian American and Pacific Islander Hate Flashlight Vigil to honor the lives of the six Asian American women who were killed in a series of shootings in Atlanta, Georgia.
The county also approved public health order No. 21. Similar to the previous order, the current ordinance does not require event registration permits nor does it impose a limit to gathering size.
Community member Fanny Fang helped organize the event in remembrance of the victims of the Atlanta, Georgia, shooting as well as victims of other anti-Asian violence.
St. Isidore’s Catholic Student Center had the opportunity to provide the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines to over 200 Kansas State students.
Aaron Estabrook filled the position of executive director for the Manhattan Housing Authority. The executive director oversees the operations of MHA and administers federal, state and local housing and related programs, according to an MHA press release.
Christian Watkins, director and campus pastor, said ECM always focused on making sure Kansas State students have a welcoming and inclusive space since the ministry's beginning 70 years ago.
The evolution of Fake Patty's Day started in 2007 when Kansas State students were unable to celebrate Manhattan's St. Patrick's Day race and parade because of spring break.
Beginning on March 1, restaurants and bars can stay open past midnight without customer limits, events and gatherings can exceed 50 people and there is no event request process.
Livability in Manhattan: Diversity, equity, inclusion committee to create city improvement recommendations
Throughout 2021, the committee aims to meet monthly and recommend improvements to the city.
This decision falls in line with new recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.