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  • OZ Museum gets TripAdvisor award

    The OZ Museum has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award. Now in its fifth year, the award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given to establishments that consistently achieve great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor. Certificate of Excellence winners include .

  • Harry’s Deli unveils new menu

    Harry’s Deli recently unveiled a new menu. The cafeteria-style delicatessen in the Wareham hotel at 418 Poyntz Avenue in Manhattan has been open for more than 20 years. Many of the deli favorites have remained, however there are a number of .

  • Superior Roofing co-owner retires

    Superior Roofing M&M, Inc. co-owner Charles F. McCarthy III retired on June 1. McCarthy has been in the roofing business for over 40 years and a partner of Superior Roofing since 1991. The company thanks McCarthy for his partnership and friendship..

  • MATC students graduate

    Manhattan Area Technical College held its spring commencement exercises May 15, 2015, at the Hilton Garden Inn. Darrell Brensing, Director of Manhattan Area Vocational Technical School from 1969-1976, delivered the commencement address to 171 graduates in 14 programs of study. MATC awarded 87 associate of .

  • Alumni Association honors multicultural, international students for achievements

    The K-State Alumni Association recognized eight recent Kansas State University graduates for outstanding achievements and leadership within the multicultural and international communities at the university. The honors include four graduates who earned the Multicultural Leadership Award. Those awards went to .

  • New Freedom Act fine ... for now

    The federal government last week decided to quit snooping quite as much on Americans’ phone calls. In passing the so-called Freedom Act, Congress ended the wholesale collection of phone records under the previous law, called the Patriot Act. If you .

  • K-State sends furlough notices

    Kansas State University is getting closer to possible employee furloughs if the Legislature doesn’t pass a budget by midnight Saturday. “We are currently notifying people now,” said Jeff Morris, K-State’s vice president for communications and marketing. He said .

  • Crews deal with fallen trees, power outages after storm Storm7.phatch

    Emergency officials have concerns about potential Wildcat Creek flooding after a storm that lasted from Thursday evening into early Friday morning. After last night’s rainfall, Wildcat Creek at Scenic Drive went from 3.11 feet at 9:15 a.m. Thursday to 10.48 feet .

  • ATF officials make arrests at Midwest Wholesale

    A section of Fort Riley Boulevard was briefly closed during the Friday morning rush hour while Riley County and federal law enforcement officers executed arrest and search warrants at Mike Ryan’s Midwest Wholesale, an automobile wholesaler, at 524 Fort Riley .

  • What’s happening on Memorial Stadium’s east side? Wonder1

    I have run stairs at K-State’s Memorial Stadium in the past for exercise, and last year they filled in nearly all the seating on the west side for landscaping. Now it looks like they’re starting to do something .

  • Department heads request more money

    Riley County commissioners continued the early stages of the budget process on Thursday, when several department heads and outside agencies presented their budget requests for the 2016 fiscal year. Requests will continue next week, with budget work sessions to follow. Public .

  • Store in ghost town to reopen as gallery

    The Volland Store near Alma is set to celebrate its reinvention on Sunday. The space, formerly a general store, will reopen as a venue for meetings, reunions, weddings, art exhibits and more. It will host a grand opening from noon .


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