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  • Local |Government & Politics | May 05, 2016

    Board mulling mascot review

    For the second Manhattan-Ogden school board meeting in a row, a Manhattan resident spoke Wednesday in favor of changing the high school’s Indians moniker.

  • Local |Education | May 05, 2016

    USD 383 ending year 1 day early

    Canceling the last day of the school year is a good way to show appreciation to the Manhattan-Ogden teachers, USD 383 Superintendent Bob Shannon told school board members as they considered beginning summer break a day early.

  • Local | May 05, 2016

    Immigrant to share story of his family’s journey to United States

    Say the word “immigration” these days and you might trigger a political argument. But for Vi Tran it’s not an abstract policy question, it’s reality.

  • Local |Kansas State University |Government & Politics | May 05, 2016

    Heads of KU, K-State blast proposed funding changes

    The heads of the state’s two largest universities are seeking help from alumni in their efforts to convince Gov. Sam Brownback to veto a budget provision that they say unfairly penalizes their schools.

  • Local |Government & Politics | May 04, 2016

    Voters reject $22.5M bond

    Riley County school district voters overwhelmingly rejected the measure 803-468. About 45.5 percent of registered voters cast ballots in the election with 63.2 percent voting no.

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