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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | September 13, 2013

    Nichols the alleged shooter in two local murders

    Separate murders in Manhattan and Junction City last weekend allegedly involved the same gunman. Anthony S.Nichols, 33, of Kansas City, Kan., was charged Friday afternoon in the killing of a Manhattan man. He had already been arrested by Junction City police Wednesday on first-degree murder

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | September 13, 2013

    Woman connects two murders

    Christina Love and James McKenith were scheduled for their first court appearance today at 1 pm, charged with first-degree murder in the death of John Burroughs. Nakisha Moore, Love’s daughter, said she still does not understand why her mother and brother were arrested in connection

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | September 13, 2013

    Man convicted of sex crimes against child

    A former Fort Riley soldier and Manhattan resident was convicted Thursday of committing sex crimes against a child. George Ferenz, 30, was found guilty in the Riley County District Court of two counts of aggravated criminal sodomy and two counts of aggravated indecent liberties against his

  • Local | September 13, 2013

    300 attend test-screening of ‘Manhattan’ film

    Miles Adler is having the worst day of his life. Living in Manhattan, N.Y., he’s just lost his job, found his wife sleeping with a German casting director, had his wallet stolen and is just generally in a state of discontent. When his

  • Local |Business |Kansas State University | September 13, 2013

    Local firm picked for KSU union project

    The team of Workshop Architects of Milwaukee and Bowman Bowman Novick Incorporated of Manhattan has been selected to develop a plan for the K-State Student Union renovation. They were the selection from among five architecture firms invited by the K-State Student Union Renovation Committee to

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 13, 2013

    K-State grad students awarded Science Foundation grant

    Two Kansas State University graduate students are the first recipients of Scholarship for Service cybersecurity awards made by the university through a National Science Foundation grant. The Center for Information and Systems Assurance, housed in the university’s department of computing and information sciences, has

  • Arts, Leisure | September 13, 2013

    OZtoberFest to offer more events for kids

    The Ninth Annual OZtoberFest is for kids. That fact was made clear today when festival co-chairman, Mary Lyn Barnett, announced that this year’s event, on Sept. 28 and 29th, would feature more inflatables, more animals in the petting zoo, more contests, and more to do

  • Local |Business | September 13, 2013

    Marshalls grand opening Sept. 26

    Marshalls, one of the nation’s largest off-price retailers, will open a new store in Manhattan on September 26. Marshalls shoppers in Manhattan will find designer brand names in ladies fashion, shoes, accessories, men’s apparel, home, juniors, kids apparel and accessories, luggage, beauty and more.

  • Arts, Leisure | September 13, 2013

    ‘Playtime’ to exhibit antique toys

    A new exhibit, Playtime, will open to the public Sunday in the auditorium gallery of the Geary County Historical Museum at the corner of Sixth and Adams streets in Junction City. The opening is being done in conjunction with the historical society’s annual Fall

  • Manhattan High School | September 13, 2013

    Indians to host Emporia at new-look Bishop Stadium

    Mike Marsh isn’t sure exactly how long it’s been, but he knows he’s wanted Bishop Stadium to have artificial turf for at least five years now. While the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team opened their season weeks ago on the turf, tonight’

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