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  • Police release more details about worker injured at Vanier site Vanier.phatch

    The construction worker who was taken to the hospital after a concrete form fell on him Monday morning was released from the hospital without any serious injuries. The worker was removing forms from concrete that had set at the Vanier .

  • Another preschool project on tap at board meeting

    The Manhattan-Ogden school board will consider upgrading the communications wiring system at College Hill Preschool during a 6:30 p.m. Wednesday meeting. Last month, the school board approved spending $175,000 on Phase 1 improvements at the preschool, 2600 Kimball Ave. That project includes a .

  • MHS bowlers take second at home quadrangular Mhsbowling taylor.phatch

    Most days, the kind of scores the Manhattan boys’ bowling team put up on Monday would be enough to win a quadrangular meet. But most days, the Indians aren’t facing teams with the depth of Washburn Rural. Defeating the .

  • Stufflebeam not selected for Topeka superintendent job

    Rock Creek Superintendent Darrel Stufflebeam said he plans to stay in the district after Auburn-Washburn USD 437 selected a candidate for its open superintendent position. “It was a really good learning experience and it would have been a difficult choice had .


    Anita Taylor, 70, of St. George, died Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, at her residence in St. George. She was born on July 19, 1944, in Manhattan, the daughter of Maynard and Georgia (Cyrene) Breese. Anita worked as a cook for Farm Bureau and also the .


    Rick Harris, 66, died Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, at The Good Shepard Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provide some of the following information. He was born Aug. 26, 1949, in Raytown, Mo. He was the son of Harley and Geraldine Harris and attended schools .


    Madeline Dunn, 95, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was born on Nov. 21, 1919, in Lincoln County, the daughter of Edward and Nona (Gourley) Mathews. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced .

  • K-State adds, loses recruits as signing day looms

    A pair of three-star linebackers have changed their minds and are no longer headed to Kansas State — both major blows to the Wildcats’ 2015 recruiting class, just days ahead of National Signing Day on Wednesday. Loganville, Ga., linebacker Mohamed Barry and .

  • Cats put win streak on line vs. Texas Mittie.phatch

    Riding two straight victories and the first road win for coach Jeff Mittie at Kansas State, the Wildcats now get set to host the 20th-ranked Longhorns Wednesday night. Though the Wildcats are on a bit of a roll in the .

  • K-State men to play Colorado St. in 2015-16

    Kansas State men’s basketball coach Bruce Weber said last month that his team was searching for its next opponent to play at Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita. Weber hinted then that the opponent might be Colorado State, and on .

  • Former Steelers All-Pro to speak in Manhattan

    Tunch Ilkin, former Pittsburgh Steeler All-Pro offensive tackle, will speak at a men’s gathering at First Presbyterian Church in Manhattan this Saturday, Feb. 7 at 9 a.m. Ilkin is currently a television sports commentator and color analyst for Pittsburgh Steelers .

  • K-State women ranked No. 11

    The Kansas State women’s track and field team moved up to No. 11 in the country in the latest U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Division-I Computer Rankings. The jump marks a one spot improvement from .


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