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  • Obituaries | August 14, 2014

    JOHN A. MANN

    John A. Mann II, 91, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born March 16, 1923, in Wellington, Mo., the son of John Corse Mann and Edna Lorine (Howe) Mann, and was

  • Movies | August 14, 2014

    New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles at least please a 7-year-old

    Christopher.conner

    Some twenty-four years after the first live-action treatment of Eastman and Laird’s “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” Nickelodeon Movies and Paramount have rebooted the franchise. Originally conceived as parody, “TMNT” has become a marketing giant, though in a different way than other comic book fare

  • Arts & Leisure | August 14, 2014

    John Michael Montgomery to bring country hits to Wareham Opera House

    John m3.phatch

    I’m goin’ once, goin’ twice. I’m sold to goin’ to see John Michael Montgomery. RPA Entertainment presents country music legend John Michael Montgomery at 7 p.m. Friday at the Wareham Opera House. Montgomery’s songs taught us that “life’s a dance you

  • Men's Basketball | August 14, 2014

    Bolden, Edwards shine in final overseas victory

    Kansas State’s Brandon Bolden and Justin Edwards each scored in double figures to help Athletes in Action wrap up its international tour with a 108-99 win over the Barons, a Latvian professional team, on Wednesday at Olimpic Center in Riga, Latvia. After trailing 25-24

  • Tennis | August 14, 2014

    Steinberg begins work on her staff

    Kansas State head tennis coach Danielle Steinberg announced the addition of assistant coach Mark Denenfeld to her inaugural staff on Wednesday. “I am very excited about Mark joining our staff,” Steinberg said in a release. “Mark brings a lot of hunger and enthusiasm, but also

  • Women's Basketball | August 14, 2014

    KSU releases 2014-15 WBB schedule

    The Kansas State women’s basketball team will open the Big 12 portion of Jeff Mittie’s first season with the Wildcats on Jan. 3 at Iowa State, as the Big 12 announced the complete 2015 league schedule on Wednesday. K-State will begin the home portion of its 2015 Big 12

  • Arts & Leisure | August 13, 2014

    Band to open jazz concert series

    TOPEKA — The Topeka Jazz Workshop Band will open the TJW Inc. Concert Series on Sunday with guest artist Bill Watrous, a bop-oriented trombonist well known in the jazz world as a master technician with a mellifluous sound. The concert will be from 3 to 5 p.m.

  • Local |Business | August 13, 2014

    How the under-40 set is making its mark in Manhattan business

    Culbertson.phatch

    Ask the movers and shakers around town, and they’ll tell you that Manhattan commerce is filled with a pool of talented young professionals ready to fill positions in a dynamic, growing business scene here. Not only that, but you’ll notice that this new

  • Local |Business |Government & Politics | August 13, 2014

    Commission wants deadline for fixes to justice center

    C1.8413.court.outside.phatch

    Pottawatomie County Commissioners want written assurance that 13 warranty items at the new justice center at Westmoreland will be handled in a timely manner. Commissioners Monday declined to approve a final payment of $39,351 to Treanor Architects and KBS, the project’s general contractor, until it received

  • Local |Kansas State University | August 13, 2014

    K-State device among Top 100 technologies of the year

    Kansas State University engineers have developed a lithium-based neutron detector that is being recognized as one of the year’s Top 100 newly developed technologies. R&D Magazine is recognizing Douglas McGregor, professor of mechanical and nuclear engineering, and his research team with a 2014 R&


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