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  • Local |Education | July 05, 2015

    Former MHS teacher, coach dies at 49

    Manhattan High School Principal Greg Hoyt on Saturday called Ray Kujawa, a former MHS math teacher, coach and Hoyt’s close friend, a “hell of a man,” and said “we’re going to miss him.”

  • Local |Kansas State University | July 05, 2015

    Scientist: Trans fat removal will affect food industry

    A recent ban on trans fats may have you looking a little closer at the foods you buy, but a Kansas State University food scientist points out you might not find what you’re looking for on the label.

  • Local |Education |Business | July 03, 2015

    Center teaches children about Independence with flair

    Children at the Flint Hills Discovery Center on Friday painted fireworks and flags for America’s birthday as they learned about the Fourth of July.

  • Local |Government, Politics | July 03, 2015

    Plan calls for indoor rec centers

    Creating two or three neighborhood indoor centers should be the Manhattan parks and recreation department’s top priority, according to a proposed Strategic Facilities Improvement Plan.

  • Local |Business | July 03, 2015

    USD 383 facing $4.2M to $5.2M health insurance bill

    USD 383 could choose to fund employee health insurance from several options that would range in cost to the district between $4.2 million and $5.2 million.

  • Local | July 03, 2015

    Ramadan fasting an opportunity for a cultural feast in Manhattan

    Nearing the middle of the month of Ramadan, members of the Islamic Center of Manhattan are working to build awareness of the holiday among non-Muslims.

  • Local |Business | July 03, 2015

    Fundraising campaign to double donations

    Donors can double their money beginning this weekend when they give to a fund that benefits young people.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | July 03, 2015

    Man arrested in Pott County after high-speed chase

    Travis Doughty, 19, Leavenworth, was taken into custody by the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Department for aggravated assault, fleeing to elude, reckless driving, criminal discharge of a firearm and criminal damage to property.

  • Local |Business | July 02, 2015

    Carnival rides, games set stage for Fourth of July party

    Being the guy in the dunk tank may not be the most pleasant job, but it can be rewarding after the fact.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | July 02, 2015

    Police detain man after chase

    A police chase following a reported shooting turned into a brief manhunt Thursday morning in Riley and Pottawatomie counties before authorities located the alleged shooter.

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