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  • Local |Education | November 13, 2013

    Doors open again at Wilson school

    In a lockout for a week, students at Woodrow Wilson Elementary School went back to normal Friday. The school, 312 N. Juliette Ave., locked its front door on Nov. 8 and kept children inside for recess because of a domestic dispute in the neighborhood that involved at

  • Obituaries | November 13, 2013


    Ronald Nehring, 76, of Alma, died Saturday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Peace United Church of Christ in Alma with luncheon to follow. The family will receive visitors from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at

  • Local |Business | November 13, 2013

    Magazine sellers scamming residents

    Solicitations for magazine sales from Manhattan Christian College are fake. In the last few days, the college has received several calls from residents of Pottawatomie County who have been solicited, according to a press release. According to the report, the college’s president, Kevin Ingram,

  • Arts, Leisure | November 13, 2013

    Older crowd seems to enjoy comedian Regan


    It was interesting that last Monday’s McCain Auditorium appearance by comedian Brian Regan was sponsored by the K-State Union Program Council, and yet the average age of audience members had to be over 30. Whatever their seniority, though, the crowd came to hear stand-up, and

  • Editorials | November 13, 2013

    IRS funding cuts counterproductve

    The Internal Revenue Service earlier this month acknowledged having sent $4 billion in fraudulent tax refunds in 2012. It was embarrassing. Fortunately, there’s more to the story. The IRS also prevented $12 billion in tax refunds to people who seek refunds using a variety of fraudulent methods.

  • Letters | November 13, 2013

    KSU’s alternate service plan for classified staff is troubling

    To the Editor: I strongly urge everyone associated with Kansas State University, the Manhattan community or living in Kansas to view the video stream of KSU President Kirk Schulz’s on-campus town hall meeting. The meeting I am speaking about was held in the KSU

  • Football | November 13, 2013

    Surging Cats chasing bowl eligibility

    It wasn’t all that long ago when the Kansas State football team looked as if it was simply left for dead, simply a shell of the Big 12 championship team from a year ago. The Wildcats lost to North Dakota State to open the season

  • Area Schools | November 13, 2013

    Eisenhower beats Fort Riley

    The Eisenhower Middle School eighth grade girls’ basketball team defeated Fort Riley 45-15 on Tuesday.  EMS’ Cailey Perkins finished with 21 points, while Mackenzie Pease added eight points. Maggie Morgan, Tessa Irvine, Hana Tamura and Therriana Pittman all scored four points apiece. The B team

  • Area Schools | November 13, 2013

    Anthony falls to Junction City

    The Anthony Middle School eighth grade girls’ basketball team lost to Junction City on Tuesday, 31-28, falling to 2-1 on the season. Kenzie Smith led the way with eight points and three rebounds for AMS. Ayanna Gamble added six points and four rebounds and Megan

  • Football | November 13, 2013

    K-State’s Nov. 23 game vs. OU slated for 11 a.m. on Fox Sports 1

    Kansas State’s November 23 football game against Oklahoma at Bill Snyder Family Stadium has been scheduled for 11 am and will be shown to a national audience on FOX Sports 1. The contest against the Sooners will serve as the home finale for the Wildcats. K-State (5-4, 3

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