Complex upgrade to complete by opener

Construction on the Vanier Football Complex is progressing as scheduled. The $4.3 million renovation is expected to be completed in time for the Sept....

New K-State police cars waste gas; other cars would save university cash

Dear editor, I was dropping my wife off at work on campus recently when I noticed that the campus police drive new Dodge V8 sedans....

Deadly circumstances

I remember seeing the world mourn for America in the months following the fall of the Twin Towers. Videos of people grieving for us...

Waiting for opened doors reveals lack of confidence

Opening doors. You wouldn't think it would be that hard, but from observing people on campus, it seems to be an impossibility. I've seen people...

Child has first probable case of West Nile

A Harvey County child has the state's first probable case of West Nile Virus, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment announced Friday, July...

Attorney encourages students to get living wills

K-State Attorney Sarah Barr has a living will, and she said she ranks it among her top three most important things. Barr said a living...

K-State-Salina dean becomes Kansas Engineer of the Year

He was one of the people responsible for bringing GlobalFlyer to Kansas. Now Dennis Kuhlman, dean at K-State-Salina, can add Kansas Engineer of the...

Police kill possible dog-wolf breed

An animal that was possibly part wolf was shot and killed Friday, July 9, near Sunset Zoological Park, 2333 Oak Drive. Riley County Animal Control...

man accused of killing a K-State

Lawyers for a man accused of killing a K-State student are asking for his confession and DNA evidence to be thrown out. Benjamin Appleby is...

Police blotter

Monday, July 10 Mario Corona, 1104 N. Juliette Ave., was arrested at 8:57 a.m. for probation violation. Bond was set at $500. Ryan...

Taco Hut to sell

After nearly 40years as a staple of the Manhattan dining scene, Taco Hut is up for sale. The restaurant's hilltop building, located at 2809...

Annual festival jazzes up park

More than 200 people withstood the sweltering heat Saturday, July 8, at the Larry Norvell Band Shell in City Park, to hear eight performances...

Investigation begins after soldier dies

An investigation has begun to find the person who shot a Fort Riley soldier on June 29 in Salina, Kan. Sgt. 1st Class Terry Hoffpauir,...

College cuisine

Being away from mom's home cooking, trying to manage a hectic schedule of a college student and not having the time, students choose their...

Accessories make the fit

While clothing is probably the most essential part of an outfit, hair, shoes and accessories also play crucial roles in pulling off the urbane...

Sold out show, worth waiting

Movie Review by Christina Forsberg"Pirates of the Caribbean 2" Grade: A- The desire to see Pirates of the Caribbean 2 beat not only box office...

Police arrest man after gun is shot

A Manhattan man was arrested after he allegedly fired shots in front of a group of people. Mark Douglas Jr., 1919 Lincoln Drive, was arrested...

comparison of five products

Here's a quick comparison of five products. All of the prices are fromWal-Mart, 101 Bluemont Ave.Name BrandGeneric BrandKellogg's Corn Flakes- $2.92 Great Value Corn Flakes-...

‘Dusk’ more electric sounding

Hopeless romantics look no further. Your summer album has arrived. Dashboard Confessional is back with its fifth album, which is aptly titled "Dusk...

Glancing back

This school year is one for the record books."I don't think any university has had the success we had this year," K-State President Jon...