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  • New dog training service opens

    RolloverU: Dog Services is now taking new dog training clients in the Manhattan and surrounding area. The company offers help with behavior issues such as aggression, socialization, and problems such as jumping and bolting. Group and private classes is available .

  • Consider the points of view of those you speak with

    Consider the points of view of those you speak with To the Editor: In one “Star Trek” episode, Mr. Spock say,s “… understanding does not equate to approval.” In “The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People,” Stephen Covey says that .

  • Basketball is a way of life for Thomsons

    Recently, the Thomson family said goodbye to its white Chevrolet Suburban that had seen more trips to basketball games than maybe any other vehicle in the tri-county area. Dan and Cindy Thomson bought it new 12 years ago and put more .

  • Mercury should publish more international news

    To the Editor: Being a relatively new sub-scriber to your paper, I have enjoyed reading it, especially the wide range of your editorials. However, I am surprised at how little coverage you devote to international news. Considering the diverse culture .

  • Stonecreek physicians brings in new doctor

    Stonecreek Family Physicians has added Lindsey A. Westberg, M.D., to its organization. Dr. Westberg’s primary place of employment will be at K-Stat Urgent Care at the new westside clinic at 711 Commons Place, north of Target. Dr. Westberg grew .

  • How kind of unidentified person to buy our meals

    To the Editor: American pride does exist in Manhattan. Just last Friday, my husband and I chose to have lunch at the local Olive Garden. My husband, being of strong American values, was wearing a ball cap bearing the insignia .

  • Langton Insurance named Farmers advantage agent

    Al Langton Insurance in Manhattan has been named a Farmers Alliance Advantage Agent for 2015 by the Farmers Alliance Companies. To qualify as an advantage agent, an agency must exhibit superior professionalism and profitability over five consecutive years. Advantage agents are .

  • How to control rabbit damage Greggeyestone1

    The emphasis of the 2015 Garden Show, which will wrap up this afternoon, was on pollinators and wildlife. We all live together, so let’s get along. On Saturday, information was shared on encouraging habitat for desirable wildlife. If you missed .

  • Duo takes over feedlot built on WWII Army base

    “From bombs to bovines.” That sounds like an unusual transition, and it is. It describes a transformation of a former Army air base in central Kansas, which became a cattle feedlot, and is now part of one of the state’.

  • Alma principal receives honor

    TOPEKA — Orville Altevogt was honored at the 14th Annual Kansas Association of Independent Religious Schools (KAIRS) Hall of Fame Banquet on Monday, Feb. 2, at the Capitol Plaza Hotel in Topeka. He was selected as one of six distinguished teachers of 2015. .

  • Local students selected to Twin Cities Dean’s List

    MINNEAPOLIS / ST. PAUL, Minn. —  Sarah Mortenson of Manhattan was named to the 2014 fall semester Dean’s List at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. Mortenson is a sophomore in the university’s College of Liberal Arts. To qualify for .

  • Southwestern College 2014 December Graduates

    WINFIELD — Scarlett Ledford of Fort Riley and Jason Yearwood of Manhattan graduated from Southwestern College in December 2014. Ledford graduated with a bachelor of science degree in nursing. Jason Yearwood graduated with a bachelor of science degree in operations management. Southwestern .


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