Friday, July 31, 2015



Support beam

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A Cheney Construction worker welds a steel beam as part of an expansion project at Manhattan’s City Hall on Friday morning. The expansion, which will house the parks and recreation department, is expected to be completed in December.


K-State Sports
  • Football | July 31, 2015 K-State adds another OL to 2016 class

    Blake Hickey, a 6-foot-4, 275-pound guard from Godley, Texas, took to Twitter to give his verbal commitment to K-State on Wednesday, calling it the “toughest decision of my life.”

  • Volleyball | July 31, 2015 K-State volleyball earns 5th straight AVCA team academic award

    The Kansas State volleyball team’s success during the 2014 campaign went beyond the court as the team was recognized for the fifth straight season with the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award.

  • Football | July 31, 2015 Reserved seating for first four K-State football games sold out

    With the 2015 football season just over a month away, K-State Athletics officials announced Wednesday that all reserved seating for the first four home games is sold out.

  • Men's Basketball | July 31, 2015 Rohleder named to 2014-15 NABC

    Rising senior Brian Rohleder was one of a record-number of men’s basketball players named to the 2014-15 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court on Thursday.

Galleries
  • Labor guides
    Doula4.mercury

    Little Apple Doulas is currently made up of five women, all educated through a program called ProDoula, which uses a standardized curriculum to provide training and certification in labor support, postpartum support and childbirth education.


  • Snake charmer
    Reptile1.mercury

    Karnowski, known to some as “Scaly Dave,” co-owns Manhattan Reptile World. He sells a lot of snakes, and has dozens of them in his store, ranging from earthworm-sized babies to adults as thick as a firehose.


  • By the horns
    Baur ashley.mercury

    Despite finishing with just one winner, Saturday’s performance had several solid scores and times.


  • Roped in
    Barstow saddlebronc.mercury

    Kaw Valley Rodeo entertains fans on Thursday and Friday night.


Opinion
Lifestyle
Sports
  • Manhattan High School | July 30, 2015 Local soccer coaches support artificial surface

    Manhattan High girls’ soccer coach Mike Sanchez has experience coaching soccer on both natural grass turf and artificial turf.

  • General Activities | July 26, 2015 Edler takes steer wrestling title

    Jacob D. Edler competed at the Kaw Valley Rodeo last year, so he knew what he was up against sitting in the chutes during the steer wrestling portion of Saturday’s finale performance of the Kaw Valley Rodeo at Wells Arena in CiCo Park.

  • General Activities | July 24, 2015 Bullfighter helps keep cowboys safe

    It all started on a Saturday morning in 1989.

  • General Activities | July 24, 2015 Etbauer takes tie-down roping lead

    Shade Etbauer is used to people knowing his last name.

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