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  • Manhattan High School | September 19, 2014

    Manhattan rallies past Hayden, 23-20

    Manhattan completed its rally over the Hayden Wildcats Friday night at Bishop Stadium, with kicker Joseph Trujillo nailing a 28-yard field goal try with 2 seconds remaining to give the Indians their only lead of the game as time expired, 23-20. The Indians trailed 14-0 at

  • Local |Business | September 19, 2014

    City’s GDP down

    The real gross domestic product dropped in Manhattan in 2013 while it grew for the majority of the nation’s metropolitan areas. Real GDP increased in 292 (about 77 percent) of the nation’s 381 metropolitan areas in 2013, according to statistics released this week by the U.S. Bureau

  • I Wonder |Local |Business | September 19, 2014

    Did color run organization pay anybody here?

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    Q: Did The Color Run pay for the use of the K-State facilities? And did they pay the Riley County Police Department to sit in their cars and tell people the roads were closed?

  • Local |Kansas State University |Government & Politics | September 19, 2014

    Regents approve $20M for K-State

    TOPEKA — A biennial budget appropriations request for higher education that includes $20 million for Kansas State University in the next two years received initial approval from the Kansas Board of Regents Thursday. The request will move forward for Gov. Sam Brownback’s consideration. K-State requested $5 million

  • Columns | September 19, 2014

    Scotland missed opportunity in vote for indepencence

    CLOVEFORDS, Scotland — I’m a fourth-generation Scot — and I voted “Yes.” My hope was that Scotland would become an independent country, able to run its own affairs and economy and be fully responsible for them. And stop blaming the government in Westminster. We had a

  • Local |Business | September 19, 2014

    Mortgages at 14-year low across state

    Mortgages are at a 14-year low statewide, Riley County Register of Deeds Debbie Regester said Thursday. Regester received the information at a Kansas County Officials Association meeting she attended in Wichita last week. She told county commissioners her department hasn’t seen a mortgage above $1

  • Local |Education | September 19, 2014

    No gas leak at preschool

    No gas was found at College Hill Preschool after the building was evacuated and closed Thursday because of a suspicious smell. Director of safety and communications for USD 383 Michele Jones said Kansas Gas Service tested the gas line at the preschool, 2600 Kimball Ave., on Thursday

  • Manhattan High School | September 19, 2014

    Izquierdo makes transition to life in Kansas

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    Even by military standards, Manhattan High running back Daniel Izquierdo has moved a lot throughout his childhood. The senior moved into the district last year, but has lived in five different states while also spending four years overseas. Needless to say, Izquierdo is good at

  • Editorials | September 19, 2014

    Reason enough for a street dance

    For area residents looking for a reason to party, a birthday anniversary is always good. Aggieville’s 125th birthday anniversary is even better. The actual hour of Aggieville’s birth might be lost to history, but 125 years ago, the first business — a laundry pick-up site

  • Editorials | September 19, 2014

    Have incumbents overreached?

    Who woulda thunk it? In deep-red Kansas, we’ve got three red-hot statewide races featuring three nationally prominent Republicans, Gov. Sam Brownback, Sen. Pat Roberts and Secretary of State Kris Kobach. This oddity has sent reporters scurrying here from New York, D.C., L.A.,


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