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  • Local |Government & Politics | June 23, 2014

    Agencies to make budget requests

    City commissioners on Tuesday will hear about 2015 budget requests from outside services and agencies. The work session begins at 5 p.m. at City Hall. The agencies presenting their budget requests are the Manhattan Public Library, Social Service Advisory Board (SSAB), Special Alcohol Funds Advisory Committee,

  • Neighbors | June 23, 2014

    Retired teacher turns another page with book project

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    When Karen Little was in second grade, she knew she wanted to write a book. What she didn’t know then was how long it would take before that would happen. That’s the way it can go with dreams. Sometimes one has to wait

  • General Activities | June 23, 2014

    17ers lose in rainy end to weekend

    After a mostly forgettable weekend at the Kansas State Showcase, the American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers didn’t care that it was raining. With Manhattan trailing the Wichita Sluggers by a run after six complete innings, umpires tried to call the game amidst a

  • Editorials | June 23, 2014

    Parking garage has place in history

    We’re disappointed about a new development in Washington. No, not the usual problem with Congress or President Obama or a bureaucratic snafu. We’re talking about an actual development, as in a plan for a new building. See, the Arlington County  Board, in Virginia’

  • Movies | June 23, 2014

    ‘Jersey Boys’ movie more cliché than entertainment

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    Director Clint Eastwood’s movie version of the popular musical “Jersey Boys” is not, it turns out, a complete fiasco. It has some good songs, taken from the repertoire of 1960s pop group The Four Seasons. John Lloyd Young, who plays high-voiced Frankie Valli, sings

  • General Activities | June 23, 2014

    U.S. sees cruel side of the game

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    Knowledgeable soccer fans understood the horror of it, surely. But if you don’t follow the game on a day-to-day basis, and want some perspective on just how needless it was for the United States to get hit in the mouth with Portugal grabbing a

  • Local |Business |Kansas State University | June 23, 2014

    KSU selects 10 startup companies to help in ‘Launch a Business’

    The Kansas State University College of Business Administration has selected 10 high-potential startup ventures for participation in the inaugural class of the K-State Launch a Business program, or LAB program, powered by KS State Bank. The selected businesses will take part in a five-session summer program,

  • Obituaries | June 23, 2014

    MICHAEL R. OLIVIER

    Michael Ray Olivier, 57, of Manhattan died Sunday, June 22, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan after a long, hard fought battle with cancer. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on Feb. 16, 1957, in Harper, the son of Francis and Patsy (

  • Baseball | June 23, 2014

    Former Wildcat Steve Anson dies in accident

    Former Kansas State baseball standout and current Washburn baseball coach Steve Anson died on Sunday afternoon in a tree-trimming accident on his property in Grantville. Anson, who has served as the head coach at Wasburn since 1980, is survived by his wife, Dena Anson. “We are

  • Men's Basketball | June 23, 2014

    KSU among national leaders in attendance

    Kansas State has ranked among the Top 35 in men’s basketball attendance for the seventh time in the last eight years, as the NCAA recently released its attendance figures for the 2013-14 season. The Wildcats attracted 12,125 fans per game to 17 home games this past season


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