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  • Arts, Leisure | September 24, 2013

    Festival to feature ‘Much Ado About Nothing’

    The fourth annual Flint Hills Shakespeare Festival will feature William Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing.” The gates to the Artisan Village will at 4:30 p.m. and the performance will begin at 7:30 p.m., Sept. 27 to 29 and Oct. 4 to 6. The location will be in a

  • Obituaries | September 24, 2013

    John Riley

    John Blair Riley, 66, died September 16, 2013.

  • Obituaries | September 24, 2013

    Shane Smith

    Shane Smith, 56, of Ventura, California, died September 15, as a result of injuries sustained when his motorcycle collided with another vehicle on the Pacific Coast highway west of Malibu.

  • Obituaries | September 24, 2013

    William E. Brown

    William “Bill” Brown, 52, died September 15 a the Via Christi Village where he had been a patient for many months.

  • I Wonder |Local |Business | September 24, 2013

    The City Park barbell walkers? They’re in serious training

    Wonder1

    Q: I see these people carrying weights over their head and doing jumps and lunges or whatever along the trail around City Park. What’s going on there?

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Kansas State University | September 24, 2013

    Worker at BRI charged

    A Wabaunsee County woman has been indicted on charges of embezzling from the Bio-Security Research Institute at Kansas State University. U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom announced the indictment Monday against Linda Kay Miller, 51. Miller was charged with three counts of interstate transportation of fraudulently altered

  • Movies | September 24, 2013

    The dancing isn’t much, and neither is the dance movie

    G.w.clift1

    One of the curiosities of the “dance contest” movie genre is that the films belonging to the type have had almost nothing to do with dance. Remember the “Step Up” films, with Channing Tatum or vice versa, and their successors? These modestly budgeted “chick flics”

  • Local | September 24, 2013

    Jarbeaux House: What to do?

    House.phatch

    Historic Review Board members have given the city some ideas for selling the unoccupied Jarbeaux House at 402 Bluemont Ave. Those suggestions included registering the house with the Manhattan Historic Registry, creating a conservation easement on the property, acquiring an estimate of the market value of

  • Columns | September 24, 2013

    Cameron: an evening conversation

    Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    Do you remember a TV show called “Saving Grace”? It ran on TNT from 2007 through 2010, and one reviewer offered this plot summary: “An angel offers a jaded Oklahoma City police detective a chance to redeem her life.” Some life, too. David Hinckley of the New

  • Local |Government, Politics | September 24, 2013

    Roads and bridges lead short session

    Roads and bridges occupied most of an abbreviated session of the Pottawatomie County Commission Monday. Meeting for less than an hour, commissioners reviewed with Leu Lowrey, public works director, several projects already underway or in the planning stage. Lowrey submitted for review a contract with


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