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  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | September 14, 2014

    MFD pushes for detector awareness

    Have a home with no smoke detectors or ones that aren’t working? The Manhattan Fire Department can help. The department offers free smoke detectors and will even install them in Manhattan residents’ homes. The one requirement is that the owner must live in the

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 14, 2014

    KSU prof: Empathy key to growth

    A Kansas State University professor’s expertise about childhood empathy was featured in Time magazine this month in an article on narcissism. and now he’s studying a related, but different facet, childhood teasing. Mark Barnett, a psychological sciences professor who has long studied empathy

  • Local |Business | September 14, 2014

    Sandwich chain coming to Little Apple

    Leiszler Oil Company continues its food expansion by joining the Which Wich franchise. The sub shop has traditional options as well as combinations like Thank You Turkey with sliced turkey breast, stuffing and cranberry sauce. The restaurant is set to open at the beginning of

  • Local | September 14, 2014

    Friday weather sets record

    After 138 years, Manhattan has a new weather record for Sept. 12. According to Kansas State University’s Weather Data Library, Friday’s high of 56 shattered the previous record of 63 set in 1876. Sept. 12’s record high of 107 was set in 1956. The record low of 38 was set in 1959.

  • Editorials | September 14, 2014

    Battle against ISIS must be fought

    If defeating or destroying ISIS were a matter of pitting 30,000 of our best troops against the 30,000 or so members in the upgraded estimate of the Islamic State’s strength, Americans could be confident not only of victory but of a conflict that would be considerably

  • Manhattan High School | September 14, 2014

    Al-Soltani forces three turnovers, MHS beats Seaman

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    TOPEKA — Linebacker Adam Al-Soltani had one heck of a game for Manhattan High on Friday. The Indians’ offense chipped in with a couple big plays too. Al-Soltani forced three turnovers and scored twice, as the MHS defense dominated in the red zone on the way

  • Football | September 14, 2014

    Unlike national trends, K-State fans, students showing up in record numbers

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    When John Currie took over the Kansas State athletic department in June of 2009, the new athletic director was faced with the daunting task — among many — to get people back to football games. That summer only 25,000 season tickets had been sold for the Wildcats’ season opener

  • Local |Business | September 14, 2014

    Iconic district celebrates anniversary, takes look back at area

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    Next weekend, a center of Little Apple culture and commerce will celebrate 125 years of existence. With its combination of dining and retail options and a thriving bar scene, the Aggieville business district appeals to a wide variety of people. Fittingly, the all-day ‘birthday party’ on

  • Area Schools | September 14, 2014

    Wamego crushes Jeff West on the road

    At Meriden, Wamego opened out to a 42-0 lead before Jefferson West could answer in a 42-20 win on the road. The Red Raiders (2-0) led 21-0 after the first quarter and extended the lead to 34-0 by halftime. Wamego led 42-0 going into the

  • Volleyball | September 14, 2014

    Wildcats win Saluki Invite

    CARBONDALE, Ill. — The Kansas State volleyball team picked up its seventh straight win on its way to a first-place finish at the Saluki Invitational after beating IPFW 3-1 (25-20, 28-26, 19-25, 25-20) on Saturday at SIU Arena. Freshman Kylee Zumach and sophomore Brooke Sassin powered


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