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  • Court Calendar | September 09, 2013

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, August 26, 2013 9:00 – JWG 9:00 Apple, Samuel Status (13 CR 361 Dom Batt) JJC III 9:00 Avila, Alejandro Arr. (02 CR 743 Agg. Battery, etc) BKD III 9:00 Avila, Alejandro Arr. (02 CR 913 Agg. Escape) BKD III 9:00 Ayer, Currin Status (13 CR 461 Poss MJ, etc) BCF III 9:00 Ballou, David Status (13 CR 466 Dom Batt) JJC III 9:00

  • Football | September 09, 2013

    Lockett becoming Waters’ No. 1 target

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    Kansas State fans have seen their share of memorable quarterback-wide receiver duos over the years. From Carl Straw connecting with Frank Hernandez for the game-winning touchdown in coach Bill Snyder’s first win, to Ell Roberson hitting James Terry deep to beat Oklahoma in the 2003

  • Football | September 09, 2013

    Nelson dazzles in Packers loss

    It was in a losing effort, but nonetheless, Jordy Nelson opened his sixth season with the Green Bay Packers with a bang. The former Kansas State All-American receiver hauled in seven passes for 130 yards and a touchdown, as the 49ers defeated the Packers 34-28 in

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 08, 2013

    KSU saxophonist, who is blind, marches in first halftime show

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    On Saturday at Bill Snyder Family Stadium, K-State saxophone player Charlie Wilks got ready to play in front of a crowd of 53,073 people he couldn’t see. Wilks, a freshman majoring in music education, became blind by the age of 6, the result of a brain

  • Local |Kansas State University |Football | September 08, 2013

    Announcers find Snyder’s revolving QBs a challenge

    Announcer Adam Alexander and color analyst Chris Simms faced an unexpected challenge Saturday night in their description of Kansas State’s 48-27 victory over Louisiana. The challenge involved figuring out explaining Bill Snyder’s revolving use of quarterbacks Jake Waters and Daniel Sams. Among TV

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 08, 2013

    6 past ag secretaries to give Landon Lecture

    This fall’s first Landon Lecture will feature not just one but six people — a panel of former United States secretaries of agriculture. The event will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 21 at McCain Auditorium and will take the form of a question-and-answer session. Panelists

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | September 08, 2013

    JC man dead after shooting

    A Junction City man is dead after a shooting that occurred early Saturday morning in Junction City. The Junction City Police Department and deputies from the Geary County Sheriff’s Office responded to a shooting at about 2:45 a.m. Saturday. Anthony Darnell Nixon, 37, Junction City

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | September 08, 2013

    47 stopped in DUI saturation patrol

    The Riley County Police Department had its last of a series of six DUI Saturation Patrols from Friday evening into the early morning hours Saturday. Four officers from the Riley County Police Department were assigned to the Saturation Patrol, which stopped 47 motorists. Of these, five

  • Local |Education | September 08, 2013

    MCS wins grade school contest at mall

    Staff reports Manhattan Catholic Schools placed first in Manhattan Town Center’s 2013 Grand for Grade Schools Contest. Every dollar spent at Manhattan Town Center in the month of August was worth one point to the elementary school of a customer’s choice. The top five

  • Local |Education | September 08, 2013

    Wamego teacher finalist for state teacher award

    Mary Lonker, a high school English language arts teacher at Wamego High School was named a Region 1 finalist for the 2014 Kansas Teacher of the Year award today. This award recognizes excellent teaching in the elementary and secondary classrooms of the state. The announcements were made


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