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  • Does Manhattan have an ordinance against public nudity?

    Q: I’ve heard a hullabaloo about some nudists in Topeka, where public nudity is apparently legal — what about Manhattan? Must I wear clothes whilst in public? A: Ah yes, Steven Herrold, the Topekan who enjoys hiking and biking in .

  • Five Guys, Mattress Firm coming to Manhattan

    Manhattan residents will soon be able to eat themselves into a food coma and then find a place to sleep it off right next door. Five Guys Burgers and Fries and Mattress Firm are slated to occupy a building under .

  • K-State requiring training to prevent sexual assaults

    New and returning students at Kansas State University now must undergo training to help prevent sexual assaults. “Kansas State University is one of hundreds of institutions nationwide taking a new approach to alcohol and sexual assault prevention,” according to a .

  • Retired RCPD K9 Dino dies

    Dino, a recently-retired K9 officer with the Riley County Police Department, has died after experiencing deteriorating health issues because of old age. A German shepherd who spent 11 years serving the community, Dino retired last year to spend time with his .

  • Cats have big hole at center

    Much of the talk this offseason has been about Kansas State’s need for a quarterback. But beyond the Wildcats losing Jake Waters and the most prolific quarterback-wide receiver combination in school history is another loss that goes just as .

  • Brand, Zumach earn preseason honors

    All-Americans Katie Brand and Kylee Zumach continued to add to their list of career accolades, as the two Kansas State volleyball players were named to the Big 12 Preseason Team, the conference office announced Thursday. Two of the eight returning letterwinners .

  • Local youth compete in Junior tourney

    The Manhattan Junior Golf Association held its City Junior Championship this week, playing at Stagg Hill on Wednesday and the Manhattan Country Club on Thursday. Frank Felber won the age 16-17 boys’ division, shooting a 183 over two days. He was .

  • GOP debate lively, entertaining

    The first Republican debates on Thursday were only modestly informative but plenty entertaining. It was abundantly clear that most of the candidates had a couple points they wanted to make and a barb or two they hoped would be memorable. .

  • Is it time yet to worry about foot-and-mouth disease?

    To the Editor: In 2001, Britain experienced a foot-and-mouth disease epidemic that devastated its livestock industry. The outbreak was only brought under control when the government slaughtered six million sheep, cattle and pigs, almost crippling the economy. Concerned about these incidents,&.

  • You won’t be bored by ‘Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation’ G.w.clift1

    Just when we had begun to believe the summer movie season was an unrelieved slumber session, the littlest samurai came swooping in on a counter-balance rope from backstage at the Vienna opera house to give us renewed hope that we .

  • Crash injures two

    Two people were taken to Via Christi Hospital after a one-vehicle crash Thursday evening south of Manhattan. According to a Kansas Highway Patrol report, Roberto Pedro Carlos Mendiola, 25, Junction City, was driving a 2004 Chevy Silverado northbound on the 2100 block of .


    Della M. Rudolph, 99, of Leonardville, died Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley..


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