Cody Geisler, 4, competes in the pedal tractor pull Thursday evening at the Riley County Fair. Geisler finished third with a pull of 14.35 feet.
When Steve Hund started his business in the early ’70s, Paxico’s downtown was almost entirely abandoned. Roughly 40 years later, the store is one of seven antique shops that together have turned Paxico into a tourist destination.
DALLAS — Throughout the two-day Big 12 football media days, the 2017 Big 12 Championship game was a hot topic of debate.
The smallest Power Five conference took a significant step toward adding members Tuesday when its university presidents directed Commissioner Bob Bowlsby to begin evaluating schools interested in joining.
DALLAS — As Jim Grobe walked through the hallways of the Omni Hotel and Resort, cameras surrounded him like he was a celebrity.
DALLAS — The Big 12 will have a football championship game in 2017, but there are still plenty of schematics to figure out before the first game is ever played.
Election cycle after election cycle, moderate Republicans across the state put the football down, only to pull it away, leaving gullible Kansans flat on their backs.
A congressional recess nearly two months long is tough to beat, especially if it follows a break for the Fourth of July. Folks who get that much time off must really deserve it. Or not.
I now think it’s high time we quit ignoring the behavior of some of our police officers just because they wear a uniform and a badge.
Riley County Commissioner Ben Wilson proposed rolling back his salary. Commissioner Ron Wells pro-posed to freeze his.
Even with the inclusion of the bouncy theme music, the new movie just isn’t as funny, as complicated, or as verbal as was the original. Not that its a bad movie.
Following decades of spotty upkeep, the trees and hedges of Valley View Memorial Gardens were nothing short of overgrown — so much so that the cemetery’s centerpiece, a roughly 10-foot-tall statue of Jesus, was barely visible amid the foliage.
Apparently the people who supply money to movie-makers are not yet ready to let Brian Cranston play a completely new character.
Why did the community powers in Junction City destroy a flourishing economic and social area by leveling the 200 block of East 9th Street in 1974? William E. Self examines the history as well as the social and economic natures of that area in “9th Street Chronicles.”
Koal Livingston set a score that might last throughout the weekend during Night 1 of the Kaw Valley Rodeo on Thursday at Wells Arena.
WASHINGTON — The Kansas City Royals are going to have to work on their nicknames as far as President Barack Obama is concerned.
Eight-time world champion Joe Beaver headlines the Kaw Valley Rodeo’s, which gets underway tonight at Wells Arena in CiCo Park.
The next Manhattan High baseball season won’t start until April, but the Indians used this week to take the first step toward next year.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — In a story July 22 about Kansas' attorney general suing the Department of Defense over a freedom of information request, The Associated Press misidentified the rank of department spokeswoman Valerie D. Henderson. She is a lieutenant colonel, not a lieutenant.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Nerdy? Sure. Boring? Never.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Tim Kaine has an Election Day tradition when his name is on the ballot. The avid outdoorsman votes early, then goes hiking in the woods with friends and family for a few hours of calm away from the nervous last-minute energy of political campaigns.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A federal judge told Kansas on Friday that for three more years he will monitor its compliance with the U.S. Supreme Court's historic decision legalizing gay marriage across the nation.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Mourners gathered Friday at a Kansas civic center to remember a slain police captain, hours after the 20-year-old man accused of killing him made his first court appearance on charges carrying a possible death penalty.
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