Saturday, May 23, 2015


  • Food & Drink | October 01, 2013

    Fuzzy’s Taco Shop gives variety for not a lot of cash


    When I first heard that the local icon — Hibachi Hut — was closing its doors and giving the keys to a chain restaurant, I was less than pleased. I really hate to see any local restaurant get replaced by a chain, but I heard good things

  • October 01, 2013

    Exceptionalism takes a recess

    It’s become almost unpatriotic in this country to challenge the notion of American exceptionalism. We not only claim it — insist on it — but many of us want the world to know we’re better than anyone else at just about everything. Except, it seems,

  • Local |Business |Kansas State University | October 01, 2013

    Capitol Federal gift will help with new K-State building

    The Capitol Federal Foundation, Topeka, has made a $1 million gift to support the new building for the College of Business Administration at Kansas State University. The proposed new building plan has 140,000 square feet of space featuring tiered classrooms, a large showcase lecture hall, computer labs,

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 01, 2013

    Witness: Suspect seemed normal

    While Salina police were searching for him in connection with injuries to his girlfriend’s son that led to the boy’s death, Antonio Brown of Salina was ordering pizza, according to a Salina Journal report. Brown, 29, is facing a child abuse and first-degree murder

  • Obituaries | October 01, 2013

    William Amon Wareham

    William “Bill” Wareham, 79, died Saturday in Austin, Texas, with his family by his side. Life for Bill began in 1934 in Manhattan where he, along with his younger siblings Bud “Ralph” of Wichita Falls and Jim “James” of Overland Park, all attended Manhattan High School and

  • Obituaries | October 01, 2013

    Richard W. Finn

    Richard Finn, 80, of Manhattan, died Monday at Stoneybrook Retirement Community in Manhattan. He was born on Aug. 11, 1933, in Manhattan. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.

  • Obituaries | October 01, 2013

    Karen Rappoport

    A public remembrance service for Karen Rappoport will be held this Saturday, October 5, at 1 pm in the KSU Alumni Center ballroom. All who knew Karen are encouraged to attend and share their memories of her in a celebration of her life, career, and community involvement.

  • Obituaries | October 01, 2013

    Irene Phillips

    Rachel (Irene) Phillips, 99, formerly of Manhattan, died Sunday in Prescott, Ariz. Irene was born on Sept. 2, 1914, in Manhattan. She was the daughter of Louis G. and Ester F. (Dale) Davis.  She was a retired civil service employee.  In 1932 she married Roy C. Ellis.&

  • Manhattan High School | October 01, 2013

    MHS golf takes 2nd at league meet

    For much of the season, Kelsey McCarthy hasn’t played up to her capabilities for the Manhattan High girls’ golf team. On Monday in Topeka, that all changed. With renewed confidence, the junior shot an 84 to finish in fifth place at the Centennial League meet

  • Manhattan High School | October 01, 2013

    Indians tie for 3rd at Emporia

    For a variety of scheduling reasons, the Manhattan High girls’ tennis team hadn’t been tested against true top-level competition entering Monday’s trip to Emporia. Facing off against Olathe East, Washburn Rural, Emporia and Wichita Southeast, the Indians got their chance. In the five-team

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