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  • Local |Education |Government, Politics | September 18, 2013

    Wamego aims for safer walk to school

    Following safety concerns expressed at Tuesday night’s city commission meeting in Wamego, the city manager and superintendent are discussing how to curb traffic at an intersection near Wamego High School. A community member attending the commission meeting raised concerns about the safety of students

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 18, 2013

    Washburn law professor defends ‘unconstitutional’ voting provision

    A law professor at Washburn University Tuesday defended the section of the 1965 Voting Rights Act that was recently ruled unconstitutional. Reggie Robinson of Washburn University School of Law spoke at the Alumni Center as part of K-State’s Dorothy L. Thompson Civil Rights Lecture Series.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | September 18, 2013

    August house fire ruled an arson

    Investigators have ruled an August 22 house fire to be an arson. Manhattan Fire Department fire marshal Rick Stillwagon said Tuesday the fire that day at a single family unit at 721 Osage St. started on the front porch and primarily damaged it along with the house’

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 18, 2013

    KSU honors Topeka teacher for chemistry instruction

    When it comes to teaching chemistry, Topeka High School’s Anton Ahrens has the formula for success. The chemistry department in the College of Arts and Sciences at Kansas State University is recognizing Ahrens with the 2013-2014 Phyllis Johnson Patrick Outstanding High School Chemistry Teaching

  • Obituaries | September 18, 2013

    Charles Peterson

    Charles Peterson, 70, of Junction City, died Sunday at Colmery O’Neil VA Medical Center in Topeka, Kansas.

  • Obituaries | September 18, 2013

    Karel Kulp

    Karel Kulp, 93, died Thursday at Mercy Regional Health Center.

  • Obituaries | September 18, 2013

    Amanda Hardy

    Amanda Ellen Hardy, 32, died Thursday at Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital in Glasgow, Mont.

  • Manhattan High School | September 18, 2013

    Indians go 10-2 to win home quad

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    Playing at home in picture-perfect weather Tuesday afternoon, the Manhattan High girls’ tennis team continued its winning ways with a quadrangular meet win over Marysville, Washburn Rural and Junction City. The team went 10-2 on the day in its matches to win comfortably over Marysville,

  • Manhattan High School | September 18, 2013

    Indians sweep Clay Center, Rossville

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    Hosting its first meet of the season against Clay Center and Rossville, the Manhattan High volleyball team swept both matches in two sets to bolster its record and prepare for another tough weekend tournament. Manhattan defeated Clay Center 25-21, 25-23 in the first match before

  • Manhattan High School | September 18, 2013

    MHS drops Shawnee Heights, 2-0

    With 10 days off since its last match, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team had the potential to come out a little bit rusty on the road against the Shawnee Heights T-Birds. But that didn’t happen. Manhattan (4-1) scored two goals in the first 15 minutes


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