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  • February 14, 2014

    Third person arrested in case of missing woman

    JUNCTION CITY — A third suspect was arrested Thursday in connection with the death of a woman Junction City police believe was killed after she went missing on Monday. Larry Lamathis Anderson, 25, Manhattan, was arrested Thursday in connection with the apparent homicide of Amanda Clemons, 24, Junction

  • Local |Kansas State University | February 14, 2014

    Power Play to remain at City Park in 2014

    Purple Power Play will stay at City Park. In 2013, construction work on Poyntz Avenue required that the event be moved temporarily to City Park. After much deliberation, the board of directors decided to keep the celebration at the park for 2014 football season, according to a

  • Manhattan High School | February 14, 2014

    MHS’ Nowlin invited to Shrine Bowl

    Manhattan High senior Brandon Nowlin, a talented player on both sides of the ball for the football team this fall as well as a dedicated thrower during track season, will get one more chance to put on a Manhattan High football helmet for a game.

  • Manhattan High School | February 14, 2014

    Two Manhattan High soccer players sign

    Two members of the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team that finished as the best team in school history and the state runner-up in the fall signed letters of intent Thursday afternoon. Jonathan Turnley and Alex Richt each signed up to continue their soccer careers into

  • Manhattan High School | February 14, 2014

    Indians gear up for Thunderbirds

    Manhattan High girls’ basketball coach Scott Mall doesn’t want to see history repeat itself. A year ago, Manhattan beat Shawnee Heights on the road without much trouble before losing the second matchup in February to a team that was much improved. After beating the

  • Local |Kansas State University |Arts, Leisure | February 14, 2014

    K-State’s Ebony Theatre offers drama ‘The Story’

    Kansas State University’s Ebony Theatre presents “The Story,” a drama by playwright Tracey Scott Wilson, at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 20-22 and at 2:30 p.m. Feb. 23 in the Purple Masque Theatre. “The Story,” directed by recent Kansas State University theatre graduate Nahshon Ruffin, is a

  • Local |Kansas State University | February 14, 2014

    KSU system earns patent

    A patent was recently issued to Kansas State University for a system that controls the airflow to pistons in reciprocating internal combustion engines — engines powered by pistons. The system enables large-bore, multi-cylinder engines used in trains, pipelines, backup diesel generators and other fields to run

  • Obituaries | February 14, 2014


    Leonard Ray Woodyard, 57, of McAlester, Okla., died Feb. 7 at his home. The family provided some of the following information. He was born to the late Elmer Wayne and Margaret Ann (Burklund) Woodyard on Dec. 23, 1956, in Manhattan.  Leonard graduated from Blue Valley High School in

  • Obituaries | February 14, 2014


    Kim Phelps, 79, of Manhattan, died Thursday at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born Feb. 10, 1935, in Korea. Kim was a homemaker and had worked in housekeeping at Kansas State University and

  • Movies | February 14, 2014

    ‘Monument Men’ doesn’t accomplish the tasks films should


    The new movie “Monuments Men” is a bit of a disappointment. It is about art and about Americans in the Second World War and the cast includes Cate Blanchett and Bill Murray. So we had some reason to hope. The idea is that half a

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