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  • Columns | November 24, 2013

    Russia OKs stunning new law

    I have seen great changes in Russia in the decades I have followed that country, but a recent law, one that took effect Nov. 15, has literally taken my breath away. If enforced, it will radically alter Russian life. I could list a thousand changes over

  • Local |Business | November 24, 2013

    Body First opens wellness center

    Body First added a 1,800 square foot wellness addition to the Body First Tennis and Fitness Center. Doug Sellers, owner of Body First, said the center includes a fitness center with cardio areas and weight room, group fitness classroom, three indoor tennis courts, three outdoor tennis

  • Local |Business | November 24, 2013

    Big Poppi receives national recognition

    Big Poppi Bicycle Company of Manhattan has been named one of America’s Best Bike Shops for 2013 by the National Bicycle Dealers Association. They are one of only 170 bike shops nationwide to be given this honor in the first year of a program called America’

  • Local |Business | November 24, 2013

    CivicPlus adds 2

    The CivicPlus human resources added Jeff Fleming as the corporate recruiter. As a graduate of Lander University with a bachelor’s degree in art. Fleming has had past experience dealing with sourcing and HR knowledge. He will be in charge of managing the full-cycle recruitment

  • Local |Business | November 24, 2013

    Emerald collects socks

    Emerald Property Management joined the “Sock It To ‘Em” national campaign again this year by being a sock ambassador. Regina Schroeder, owner of Emerald, said the company hopes to double the number of socks collected from last year, which was 500 pairs. People can bring donations

  • Local |Business | November 24, 2013

    Sink, Gordon and Assoc. promotes 2

    Amy M. DuPuis, CPA, has been promoted to senior manager in the Manhattan office. She is a graduate of Wichita State University and Ohio State University. She has been with the firm since 2010 and specializes in the areas of corporate, partnership and individual taxation. DuPuis

  • Local |Business | November 24, 2013

    Dominguez joins Pawnee

    David Dominguez, APRN, joins Pawnee Mental Health Services Manhattan office.  He is a licensed family psychiatric and mental health nurse practitioner.  Domi-nguez earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Arizona State University.  He has a master’s degree in nursing from

  • Local |Business | November 24, 2013

    Salvation Army helps out in Philippines

    With the mass transport of relief supplies to the typhoon-devastated city of Tacloban still proving difficult, The Salvation Army in The Philippines is working on alternative methods to get help to the thousands of people who are in need. Teams of Salvation Army volunteers are

  • Manhattan High School | November 22, 2013

    Four Indians named first-team all-league

    After a season that included a second-round playoff game and a Centennial League title, the Manhattan High football team landed four individuals on the all-league first team — occupying seven spots — while head coach Joe Schartz was named Centennial League coach of the year. Receiver and

  • I Wonder |Local | November 22, 2013

    During the national anthem, why don’t announcers ask sports fans to put their hands over their heart

    Wonder1

    Q: Why do public sports announcers not ask fans to place their hand over their heart for the playing of the national anthem?  They always say: “Please stand and remove your hat for the playing of the national anthem.”  Standing and removing your


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