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  • Obituaries | July 07, 2014

    L. MARIE DELLEN

    L. Marie “Suki” Dellen, 85, of Manhattan, died Sunday, July 6, 2014, at the Meadowlark Hills-Stolzer House in Manhattan. She was born on July 11, 1928, in Manhattan and had been a lifetime area resident. The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 9, at the

  • Football | July 07, 2014

    Lockett on Hornung watch list

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    For the second straight season, Kansas State senior receiver Tyler Lockett has been named to the preseason watch list for the Paul Hornung Award, the Louisville Sports Commission announced Monday. The award, given to the most versatile player in major college football, is in its

  • Local | July 06, 2014

    Thousands flock to Wamego for fireworks and more

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    WAMEGO — Independence Day in this small town represents much more than an opportunity to blow stuff up. For residents, it’s an opportunity to put food on the grill and dust off their homes’ welcome mats. “It’s one of our biggest things we look

  • Local |Business | July 06, 2014

    Women hope to use experience with suicide to help others cope

    A pair of local women want to help those dealing with the tragedy of suicide. Martha Stevens and Elaine Adair will facilitate a new support group called LOSS (Loved Ones Suicide Support). The first meeting is from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Alan Lee

  • Local |Business | July 06, 2014

    Apartment occupancy rate has dropped in Manhattan area

    No, it’s not your imagination. We’re already into July, and there are apartments for rent all over Manhattan. Listings and ads seem to be everywhere. In a normal year, pickings would be getting pretty slim as summer dwindles away — but at the moment,

  • Arts & Leisure | July 06, 2014

    ‘Churchill,’ Young Artists, spaghetti dinner and more

    SUNDAY Manhattan Public Library Summer Reading Program: Fizz Boom Read, through July 31. People of all ages from babies to teens to grandparents can participate. It’s free to sign up, and all you have to do is keep track of the time you spend reading

  • Men's Basketball | July 06, 2014

    Ex-Wildcats to play in NBA summer leagues

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    Three former Wildcats — Jordan Henriquez, Rodney McGruder and Shane Southwell — will compete in the two Samsung NBA Summer Leagues, which began Saturday in Orlando, Fla. Southwell was selected to play for the Brooklyn Nets in the Southwest Airlines Orlando Summer League, which began Saturday and

  • General Activities | July 06, 2014

    Senior 17ers stay perfect in Salina

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers won their final pool play game in Salina’s 19U Kansas Grand Slam tournament on Friday to stay undefeated and earn a top seed in today’s semifinals. Manhattan beat the Wichita Reds, 9-4, to go 3-0 and

  • Books | July 06, 2014

    Carter’s ‘Call To Action’ puts spotlight on women, struggles

    Jimmy Carter, U.S. President from 1977-1981, has sometimes been called the most active and distinguished ex-President in history.  Since his retirement from the White House, Carter has founded The Carter Center, which works to improve the lives of people around the world. 

  • Books | July 06, 2014

    Library offers plenty of guides, books for keeping kids safe online

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    Is the Internet safe for my children? This is the question most parents want answered. Parents, grandparents, and caregivers all want to keep their children safe wherever they are and whatever they are doing. That certainly includes online. But it’s a jungle out there.


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