Kansas KidWind State Finals will be held in Topeka on Saturday

TOPEKA – Twenty-two teams from 17 Kansas schools will travel to Topeka on Saturday with their sights set on winning a state title in the Kansas KidWind Challenge. To qualify for the event, each team placed first or second in their age division at one of six regional competitions held throughout the state. Saturday’s competition […]

Chainsaw safety is vital during storm cleanup

By Trisha Gedon STILLWATER, Okla. – If there’s one thing Oklahomans know about, it’s the process of cleaning up after a storm. Some of that cleanup will require the use of a chainsaw for felled trees and other debris. Ryan Desantis, Oklahoma State University Extension forestry specialist, said it’s important to keep chainsaw safety techniques […]

Pop, funk and blues legends the Commodores to perform at McCain on April 6

MANHATTAN — The 2022-2023 McCain Performance Series continues its spring slate of headliners as it presents the Commodores at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 6, in Kansas State University’s McCain Auditorium. The Commodores have influenced artists young and old and in all genres with their classic songs in rhythm and blues, Motown and funk. Legends and […]

K-State Sales Team finishes in top 20 at National Collegiate Sales Competition

MANHATTAN — The Kansas State University Sales Team competed in the National Collegiate Sales Competition March 3-6, 2023, and finished in 17th place out of 144 competitors from 72 universities. The competition was hosted by Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, Georgia, with Gartner as the 2023 product sponsor. More than 30 companies were present and […]

Kansas Profile – Now That’s Rural: Karen Everhart, Rainbow Meadows

By Ron Wilson, director of the Huck Boyd National Institute for Rural Development at Kansas State University  The three Rs. When I was a kid, that referred to Readin,’ `Ritin,’ and `Rithmetic. Today we’ll learn about a different set of Rs that are being applied to the world of horses:  Rescue, Rehabilitate, and Re-home. Those […]

FHSU again recognized as Military Friendly School

By FHSU University Communications HAYS, Kan. – For the 16th consecutive year, FHSU has been recognized for its investment in programs that improve the lives of veterans and military personnel, earning the 2023-2024 Military Friendly® School designation from militaryfriendly.com. Institutions that received the designation were evaluated using public data sources and responses from a proprietary survey. […]