Saturday, November 28, 2015


  • Local |Business | March 23, 2014

    Sunflower Bank hires senior vice president

    Sunflower Bank has hired Terry Harts to the position of senior vice president and market president regional director of the bank’s central Kansas region, including the Junction City, Manhattan, McPherson and Salina markets. Harts possesses over 30 years experience in the financial industry, most recently

  • Local |Business | March 23, 2014

    Local insurance agency receives award

    The Farmers Alliance Companies in McPherson announced that Al Langton Insurance, Inc., in Manhattan has been named a Farmers Alliance Advantage Agent for 2014. To qualify as an advantage agent, an agency must exhibit superior professionalism and profitability over five consecutive years. Advantage agents are recognized

  • Local |Business | March 23, 2014

    Pawnee Mental Health receives $1,000 award

    The Tower Mental Health Foundation awarded $30,000 to the Association of Community Mental Health Centers of Kansas to fund staff training in the Youth Mental Health First Aid Program. Pawnee Mental Health Services received $1,000 of the funding from the state association. Youth Mental Health First Aid

  • Arts, Leisure | March 23, 2014

    Kenya Safari Acrobats, SpringDance, ‘Annie’

    TODAY Read to Dogs, 2-4 p.m. Read to a certified therapy dog. The dogs have been trained to listen, and they help children relax while reading. Manhattan Public Library Storytime Room.     MONDAY   Artist Talk with Photographer Dan Estabrook, 5:30 p.m. Mark

  • Arts, Leisure | March 23, 2014

    Woodworker builds custom European cabinets in rural Kansas

    A business executive and his wife are building their dream home. For the kitchen, they prepare to order fancy cabinets from Italy. But instead, they decide to make a change. They end up with beautiful cabinets for less money by sourcing those cabinets from an

  • Columns | March 23, 2014

    Right or wrong, Putin is an opportunist

    Russia’s annexation of Crimea is not just a case of Vladimir Putin deciding one day to send troops in and make it part of Russia. That is part of what happened, but as an explanation, it is simplistic.  Putin has his own agenda,

  • March 21, 2014

    Kentucky beats K-State, 56-49

    ST. LOUIS — The Kansas State men’s basketball team saw its season come to an end on Friday in a 56-49 loss to Kentucky in the second round of the NCAA tournament in St. Louis. The Wildcats led 6-5 after a flurry of quick buckets,

  • Local |Business | March 21, 2014

    Few Plum Island employees coming

    If initial responses are correct, only a few employees will come to Manhattan’s future National Bio and Agro Defense Facility from Plum Island, N.Y., where an aging biosecurity facility will be phased out. NBAF will replace the Plum Island Animal Disease Center, where

  • Local |Government, Politics | March 21, 2014

    Moran confident about NBAF


    Sen. Jerry Moran told Manhattan Rotary Club members Thursday afternoon he’s confident the National Bio and Agro Defense Facility (NBAF) will be built. Moran, who moved to Manhattan a year ago and has an office here, was the featured speaker for the club’s

  • I Wonder |Local |Business | March 21, 2014

    Is new Chick-fil-A still opening here?


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