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A man uses a snow blower to clear a sidewalk in Manhattan last winter. A city program is looking for volunteers to help clear snow from sidewalks for residents who aren’t capable of the task because of age or disability.



  • Alumni group sets travel package

    The K-State Alumni Association is offering pregame events and a travel package for fans traveling to Houston for the Texas Bowl.

  • Wade ups game for Wildcats

    Dean Wade decided it was time for a change.


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  • FRENCH STYLE Kitchen

    Donna’Ann Wilson prepares a salad Friday at Suzette in Aggieville. The French restaurant at 716 N. Manhattan Ave. expanded its hours this week. It’s open every day, serving breakfast from 8 to
    10:30 a.m. and lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Suzette plans to start serving dinner in a few weeks.

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Opinion

  • Glenn a hero and a statesman

    Americans are hearing a lot about John Glenn, who orbited the Earth long before space travel became so mundane that launches merit news coverage only when something goes wrong.

  • School board passed the buck on the mascot

    To the Editor: I watched part of the Manhattan- Ogden Board of Education proceedings on Wednesday night, at least as much as I could stand.

  • Board finds a way forward

    Members of the Manhattan-Ogden Board of Education got it about right Wednesday night in their handling of the future of the Indian as the symbol of Manhattan High School.

Lifestyle

    • City program helps keep sidewalks clear in winter

      A Manhattan program that connects volunteers to residents who need help shoveling snow has more than doubled in size since it was started three years ago.

    • Manhattan stores offer ideas for last-minute gifts

      While the busy holiday shopping season is well underway, the time is near when people will find themselves scrambling to find the perfect gifts for ones they care about most.

    • Comedy, holiday music and more

      Jerry Seinfeld’s favorite comedian Brian Regan will perform Thursday in the Little Apple as part of the McCain Performance Series.

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State & Region

  • Kansas forward Bragg charged with misdemeanor battery

    LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas forward Carlton Bragg Jr. was suspended indefinitely Friday after he was accused of pushing his girlfriend down a flight of stairs and charged with one count of battery.

  • Supreme Court: Kansas violated rights of man jailed 4 years

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The state violated the rights of a convicted sex offender by holding him in jail for years without a trial under the claim that he was a sexually violent predator subject to involuntary civil commitment, the Kansas Supreme Court ruled Friday.

  • Girl, 9, who inspired archers everywhere dies of rare cancer

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A 9-year-old Kansas girl whose battle with brain cancer sparked an outpouring of support from fellow archers has died.

  • Man sentenced in shooting that led to quadruple amputation

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to more than 30 years in prison for a Kansas store robbery shooting that left a retired guidance counselor so seriously injured that doctors had to amputate her hands and feet.

  • No. 3 Jayhawks cruise to 89-72 victory over Nebraska

    LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas coach Bill Self and Nebraska coach Tim Miles exchanged a few humorous words after the third-ranked Jayhawks rolled to an 89-72 victory over their former Big 12 foe on Saturday.





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