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  • General Activities | July 20, 2014

    Gritton, Myers win junior golf tournament

    Local youth golfers from around the area competed in the Manhattan City Junior Championship Thursday and Friday, with Cole Gritton bringing home the overall boys’ championship and Macie Myers winning the overall girls’ title. The Junior Championship, the final event in the Manhattan Junior Golf

  • Football | July 20, 2014

    Lockett named to Walter Camp Award watch list

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    Wrapping up a two-week span of honors, Kansas State senior wide receiver Tyler Lockett was named to the watch list for the Walter Camp Award — the nation’s most outstanding player — the Walter Camp Foundation announced Friday. A native of Tulsa, Okla., Lockett is a

  • Baseball | July 20, 2014

    Hill knew Sawyers was the right pick for Cats

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    When Kansas State hitting coach Mike Clement made the decision to leave for Ole Miss last week, head coach Brad Hill said just one name came to mind. That name, was Andy Sawyers. Sawyers had been Hill’s hitting coach in 2009 and 2010, before departing for

  • Arts & Leisure | July 20, 2014

    Children take to the water at sailing camp

    For the first time on Thursday, one group of local children sailed the high seas — or rather, the waters at Tuttle Creek Lake. The children, ages 8 to 12, attended a free sailing camp as a part of the Blue Valley Youth Sailing Foundation. They learned to

  • Off The Beat | July 20, 2014

    McCartney show left lasting memories

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    I am a person who likes things far too much, and few things show this more clearly than my love of the Beatles. So when I recently had the opportunity to see Paul McCartney perform live, I knew it would be an experience I would

  • Local |Government & Politics | July 20, 2014

    Junction City goes under voluntary water restriction

    Juntion City is under voluntary water restriction, the city announced in a press release on Friday. Greg McCaffery, municipal services director, announced that the city issued a water watch in response to an overall increase in water use over the previous seven consecutive days. The

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | July 20, 2014

    RCPD seeking information about possible copper thefts

    The Riley County Police Department has responded to and initiated investigations into several thefts of copper in the Manhattan and Riley County area over the past few years and is now seeking out victims who may have left these thefts unreported. “Reporting a crime to

  • Obituaries | July 20, 2014

    PAUL ZIMMER

    Paul Zimmer, 85, of Olathe, died Thursday, July 3, 2014, at Santa Marta Retirement Community in Olathe. The family provided the following information. Paul was born July 23, 1928 in Montrose, S.D.  He was the eighth of 13 children born to George and Alma Zimmer.  After serving in

  • Obituaries | July 20, 2014

    THOMAS R. LEE

    Thomas R. Lee, 80, a longtime Manhattan resident, died July 18, 2014, at the Presbyterian Manor in Clay Center. He was born on Dec. 8, 1933. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502.

  • Obituaries | July 20, 2014

    JAMES ROBERT HAGEN

    Jim Hagen, 48, died in his sleep Sunday, July 6, 2014, at his home in Shelby Township, Mich. The family provided the following information. Jim was born in Fargo, N.D., on Nov. 16, 1965, the son of Lawrence J. Hagen and Betty Ann of Manhattan. Jim met his wife,


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