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  • Court Calendar | July 10, 2014

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Friday, July 4, 2014 OFFICE CLOSED – INDEPENDENCE DAY Monday, July 7, 2014 NO APPEARANCES IN DIV III 10:30 - KSL 10:30 Haynes, Sumatra PLEA (13 CR 587 Poss Hydrocodone, etc) KSL I 10:30 Jackson, Kylie SENTENCING (14 CR 191 Poss DP) KSL I 10:30 Neumayer-Walli, Destiny Status (13 CR 638 Poss MJ, Dom Batt) JJC I 10:30 Patrick, Larry SENTENCING (14

  • Editorials | July 10, 2014

    Smartphones? Give us a break ...

    Let’s give credit to a Kansas State University doctoral student, Sooyeol Kim, for conducting some timely and interesting research. He has examined the phenomenon of workers taking “microbreaks” to fiddle around with their smartphones. Obviously, that’s relevant to lots of people’s daily

  • Arts & Leisure | July 10, 2014

    Kaw Valley Rodeo, One-Act Play Festival and more


    Are you tough? Tough enough to wear pink? The Kaw Valley Rodeo Association and Cox Bros. BBQ present the Tough Enough to Wear Pink Spaghetti Dinner, a benefit event for K-State’s Johnson Cancer Research Center. The event is from 5-7 p.m. Sunday at

  • Local |Kansas State University | July 10, 2014

    KSU researcher: Prevention key to avoid chikungunya

    Cases of chikungunya continue to rise, with more than 100 people from the United States infected with the mosquito-borne virus that they contracted while out of the country, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Kansas State University’s Stephen Higgs, one of the

  • Columns | July 10, 2014

    Teaching requires dedication

    I may be the wrong person to respond to the Sunday editorial, “Teaching changes can be beneficial,” as I began my teaching career as one of the “unlicensed and untrained individuals” KNEA spokesman Marcus Baltzell referred to. Fortunately, for me and for at least some

  • Movies | July 10, 2014

    Bana best thing in high-powered ‘Deliver Us From Evil’


    Do you suppose Eric Bana is the greatest movie actor of his generation? Even film fans who have forgotten his past performances (in movies like “Munich,” “Hanna,” “Troy,” “Lucky You,” “Time Traveler’s Wife,” “Funny People,” “Star Trek,” and “The Other Boleyn Girl”) will immediately

  • Football | July 10, 2014

    Cantele makes Groza Award watch list

    Kansas State junior place kicker Jack Cantele was one of 30 players nationally and one of four from the Big 12 to be named to the Lou Groza Award watch list, the Palm Beach County Sports Commission announced Wednesday. Cantele’s honor marks the eighth time a

  • July 10, 2014

    K-State fundraising hits record

    K-State supporters set a record for total gifts to the department for the fifth straight year and boosted Ahearn Fund membership to unprecedented numbers, Senior Associate Athletics Director Chad Weiberg announced today. They contributed a record $46.4 million to K-State Athletics in 2013-14, reflecting a jump

  • General Activities | July 10, 2014

    Hole-in-one at Colbert Hills

    Michelle Woods had a hole-in-one on Monday at Colbert Hills, using a 9 iron from 134 yards out on hole No. 11. The feat was witnessed by Myles Pitts.

  • General Activities | July 10, 2014

    Marlins to host district championship

    The Manhattan Marlins swim team will host the Missouri Valley Swimming District Championships West swim meet July 18-20 at the City Pool. The meet starts that Friday on at 10:15 a.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 9:15 a.m. Afternoon sessions will conclude around 5-6 p.

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