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  • Local |Kansas State University |Arts & Leisure | August 28, 2014

    Music, art, comedy and more highlight September at KSU

    September is a great time to fall into the arts at Kansas State University’s Manhattan campus. Enjoy a variety of musical performances, comedy shows, art exhibitions, artist talks and more offered by the Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art, McCain Performance Series and the

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | August 27, 2014

    Jurors listen to recording of Gonzalez’s interview with sheriff’s department

    WESTMORELAND — Pablo Gonzalez buried his head in his hands as jurors in Pottawatomie County District Court listened on Tuesday to a recording of an interview conducted just hours after Levi Bishop was shot and killed early Jan. 1 in St. Marys. Gonzalez is on trial for

  • Local |Education | August 27, 2014

    USD 383 not likely to change start times for teens, despite new recommendation from pediatric group

    Pediatricians might recommend teenagers get more sleep with later school start times, but the local school district does not appear to intend to change them. The American Academy of Pediatrics released a new policy statement on Monday recommending that high school and middle school students

  • Local |Business | August 27, 2014

    Dunkin’ Donuts coming to town

    Sometimes good things come in threes. Dunkin’ Donuts is coming to the Manhattan area, and franchisees Alison Leiszler-Bridges and Samantha Liby are planning to open three restaurants. Leiszler-Bridges said they hope the first restaurant will open during the first half of 2015, but they haven’t

  • Local |Kansas State University | August 27, 2014

    Speaker urges students to get consent — even for kissing

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    Hundreds of Kansas State University students learned about what constitutes healthy and safe relationships Tuesday evening during an event aimed at changing cultural norms about sexual assault. The “Can I Kiss You?” program, presented by Mike Domitrz, the creator of the education program The Date

  • Local |Kansas State University | August 27, 2014

    Fans to bring Purple Power to City Park

    Purple Power Play in the Park will help ring in the new college football season on Thursday and Friday evenings at City Park. The annual event, which began in 1988, is a festival held prior to the first home K-State football game. K-State plays Stephen F.

  • Editorials | August 27, 2014

    Childhood poverty has its price

    We’d like to think that when Kansas legislators inquire about the increase in the number of public school students who receive free and reduced-price lunches, lawmakers’ real concern is the growing poverty in Kansas, not the possibility that school districts are manipulating the numbers

  • Columns | August 27, 2014

    Leadership program rewarding

    As student body president of Kansas State University, I am blessed to have many wonderful opportunities. Some highlights include monthly meetings with university President Kirk Schulz, serving on the K-State Alumni Board of Directors and being on the field for halftime at a football game.

  • Manhattan High School | August 27, 2014

    McCarthys leading the way for MHS

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    After three seasons of varsity golf and three trips to state, seniors Kylie and Kelsey McCarthy are no longer the young guns on the Manhattan High girls’ golf team. Instead, they are the veterans and co-captains on a varsity squad that will start the year

  • Obituaries | August 27, 2014

    ROSA LEE JONES

    Rosa Lee Jones, 69, of Manhattan, died Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at Mercy Regional Health Center. The family provided the following information. Rosa Lee Kleinschmidt was born in Herington on Sept. 14, 1944, the daughter of the late Clemens Karl Ernest and Esther Viola (Schlesener) Kleinschmidt.  Rosa was united


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