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  • Local |Traffic | November 24, 2013

    All ramps on K-18 open

    All lanes, ramps and bridges on K-18 are open after work finished Friday. The ramps from eastbound K-18 to Davis Drive and Davis Drive to eastbound K-18 opened to unrestricted traffic in Manhattan. The new bridge over K-18 connecting Miller Parkway to Davis Drive also

  • Obituaries | November 24, 2013

    PAULINE SNODGRASS

    Pauline M. Snodgrass, 102, died Saturday. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, at the Clay Center United Methodist Church in Clay Center. Online condolences may be made at http://www.nsrfh.com.

  • Obituaries | November 24, 2013

    MONTE MCWILLIAMS

    Monte A. McWilliams, 28, of Salina, died Thursday at his home in Salina. The death was self-inflicted. Funeral arrangements are pending at Terry-Christie Funeral Home in Waterville.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | November 24, 2013

    Skid loader stolen in Pottawatomie County

    The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of a skid loader and trailer. The victim reported that a 2005 Caterpillar 248B skid loader and a 2006 Redi Haul 18 foot bumper pull trailer had been stolen sometime between 10:30 p.m. Nov. 16 and 10 a.m. Nov. 17.

  • Local |Business | November 24, 2013

    Adopt A Family donations needed

    Catholic Charities of Northern Kansas is sponsoring the Adopt a Family for Christmas program in Geary and Riley counties. Last year, 30 Geary and Riley county area families were helped through the Adopt a Family for Christmas program. The program relies on donors to make Christmas

  • Local |Business | November 24, 2013

    Housing program funds available

    Funds from the City of Manhattan’s Housing Rehabilitation Program are currently available to assist low- and moderate-income homeowners to make emergency and accessibility repairs. Only homeowners in the city limits of Manhattan are eligible. Each homeowner can qualify for up to $5,000 to repair plumbing,

  • Gardening | November 24, 2013

    Pretty red berries cause trouble

    Greggeyestone1

    Plants are nice but sometimes they don’t play nice. Several are more prolific than others. Cedar, Siberian elm, ornamental pear, buckthorn, Amur Honeysuckle and hackberry come to mind. These woody trees and shrubs can crowd out other plans and not share space. Amur Honeysuckle

  • Columns | November 24, 2013

    Russia OKs stunning new law

    I have seen great changes in Russia in the decades I have followed that country, but a recent law, one that took effect Nov. 15, has literally taken my breath away. If enforced, it will radically alter Russian life. I could list a thousand changes over

  • Local |Business | November 24, 2013

    Body First opens wellness center

    Body First added a 1,800 square foot wellness addition to the Body First Tennis and Fitness Center. Doug Sellers, owner of Body First, said the center includes a fitness center with cardio areas and weight room, group fitness classroom, three indoor tennis courts, three outdoor tennis

  • Local |Business | November 24, 2013

    Big Poppi receives national recognition

    Big Poppi Bicycle Company of Manhattan has been named one of America’s Best Bike Shops for 2013 by the National Bicycle Dealers Association. They are one of only 170 bike shops nationwide to be given this honor in the first year of a program called America’


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