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  • Letters | November 27, 2014

    Shopping locally helps support our community

    To the Editor: Even though we grew up in small surrounding towns, we’ve always considered Manhattan our home.  While Manhattan has grown over the last 45 years, it still has that small town feel and appeal to everyone. It’s taken a lot of

  • Letters | November 27, 2014

    Enjoy an Optimist tree and support area youth

    To the Editor: The Manhattan Breakfast Optimist Club is continuing the annual tradition of selling Christmas trees and decorations. All proceeds benefit area youth and community projects. These projects include Optimist Ball Park, which is used by Optimist supported fast-pitch softball teams, the K-State fast-pitch

  • Obituaries | November 27, 2014


    George William Crenshaw, 91, of rural Manhattan, died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, at his home following a lengthy illness. Mr. Crenshaw was a cattleman of the Flint Hills with a well-known registered Angus herd, which he raised on his ranch, Shamrock Farms. He was born Aug. 6, 1923, near Attica,

  • Obituaries | November 27, 2014


    Donald D. Ediger, 90,  Manhattan, died Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, at Meadowlark Hills. Don was born on Feb. 26, 1924, in Clinton, Okla, to Jacob B. and Agatha (Regier) Ediger.  He served in the U.S. Army with the 298th Engineer Combat Battalion in Europe during World War

  • Arts & Leisure | November 27, 2014

    Santa, tree lighting, holiday shopping and more

    As you search to get the best deal on Black Friday or Small Business Saturday, don’t miss these great events this weekend. Santa will be making several appearances, as well as lighting the tallest Christmas tree in Kansas as the Blue Earth Plaza’s

  • Men's Basketball | November 27, 2014

    Wildcats stumble in Maui


    Kansas State came out firing to start its third-place game against Pittsburgh on Wednesday at the Maui Invitational. But then the Wildcats were never really the same. After leading 10-3 in the first 4 1/2 minutes, K-State was outscored by 30 the rest of the way, losing 70-67

  • Volleyball | November 27, 2014

    K-State drops final road match of regular season at OU

    NORMAN, Okla. — The K-State volleyball team, after winning the first set and holding a late lead in the fourth, fell to Oklahoma, 3-1 (24-26, 26-24, 25-20, 25-23), on Wednesday in McCasland Field House. The loss for K-State (22-7, 9-6 Big 12), its sixth-straight at Oklahoma, dropped

  • Women's Basketball | November 27, 2014

    K-State WBB game postponed

    PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico – The Tuesday night Kansas State women’s basketball game against Santa Clara on the second day of the Hardwood Tournament of Hope in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, was postponed due to a facility conflict. K-State (4-0) is still scheduled to play LSU (2-4)

  • Local |Kansas State University |Arts & Leisure | November 27, 2014

    Fill December with dance, art, holiday music at K-State

    Holiday shows with LeAnn Rimes and the King’s Singers at McCain Auditorium, WinterDance 2014, a family holiday art workshop, a variety of concerts and many other performances highlight cultural activities at Kansas State University in December. The following events are sponsored by the university’s

  • Local |Fort Riley | November 26, 2014

    Soldiers treated to early Thanksgiving dinner at Fort Riley


    FORT RILEY — Soldiers, veterans and the public enjoyed Thanksgiving a few days early Tuesday at Demon’s Diner dining facility as the Big Red One celebrated with the theme, “The History of the Army Professional.” The theme was chosen by Maj. Gen. Paul Funk, the

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