Clouds will be slow to clear the area today, but temperatures are still expected to rise into the 70s and 80s. Temperatures are expected to be even warmer on Wednesday, before a strong cold front starts to move in on Wednesday evening into Thursday.
Kansas State University is powering up a new smart grid laboratory, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday for the new facility in Rathbone Hall. A smart grid seeks to match electric power supply with consumer demand. The lab will be used for research and to train and recruit students. Kansas State’s project received funding from the […]
Morning fog is expected north and west, while a few later afternoon thunderstorms are possible southeast of I-35. Temperatures are expected to range greatly across the area, with 60s to the northwest and 80s in the southeast and east central counties.
One man was transported to Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan following an accident Friday night in the 5500 block of McDowell Creek Road in Riley County about one and a half miles north of I-70. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported Jesse Wilhoite Jr., 62, of Manhattan was traveling in a Hyundai Elantra when he […]
Clouds should be on the decrease today as the area sees a slow warmup into the lower 70s. Similar conditions continue into Sunday, although by later Sunday chances for rain or isolated thunderstorms are on the increase.
Manhattan business owner and community leader Bernard “Bernie” Butler has been named Business Leader of the Year and inducted into the Kansas State University College of Business Administration’s Distinguished Business Leader Hall of Fame. Butler is the owner of 60 Pizza Hut restaurants throughout Kansas and North Carolina, including the Aggieville location, the oldest Pizza […]
A cloudy and breezy start to the day, before clouds move eastward and winds start to diminish in the afternoon hours. Clearing skies and light winds will bring overnight lows in the 30s.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – The defense attorney for a Kansas woman accused of stealing from the credit union where she worked says his client is a good person who found herself in a difficult financial situation and made a series of bad decisions to save her farm. Forty-seven-year-old Pamela Emig of Solomon has a court […]
The Riley County Police Department is seeing a large increase in bike thefts. Officer Matt Droge has been hitting social media pages in an attempt to inform more and more people. Droge said, “We found that social media is an immediate way to reach the public, and were using all facets of social media to […]
Two top marksmen from the 1st Infantry Division will soon depart to compete in the 12th annual U.S. Army International Sniper Competition from November 2 to 7 at Fort Benning, Ga. Active-duty, Special Forces and Ranger Snipers from across the Army wll be joined by those from the Marines, Navy, Air Force, international / allied […]