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  • Manhattan High School | February 08, 2014

    MHS girls use tough defense to defeat Topeka

    TOPEKA — For much of the game Friday night, Manhattan High head girls’ basketball coach Scott Mall was unsatisfied with the Indians’ defensive effort. But the final quarter made up for it. It wasn’t always easy, but Manhattan managed to pull away from Topeka High

  • Manhattan High School | February 08, 2014

    MHS wrestlers take 2nd at league meet

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    Coming into this year’s Centennial League wrestling meet at Manhattan High, most everyone in attendance knew it was going to end in a battle between the two state-ranked heavyweights, as the hometown Manhattan Indians faced off against the Junction City Blue Jays. While Manhattan

  • Area Schools | February 08, 2014

    Riley County girls smother Rock Creek for 50-19 win


    Nicolas Wahl .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)/*= 0)out += unescape(l[i].replace(/^\s\s*/, '&#'));while (--j >= 0)if (el[j].getAttribute('data-eeEncEmail_hDTIuztzsz'))el[j].innerHTML = out;/*]]>*/ RILEY — The Riley County girls’ basketball team hosted a clinic Friday night, blitzing

  • Area Schools | February 08, 2014

    Rock Creek boys run past Riley County


    RILEY — One might assume Rock Creek head coach Jim Johnston would be nothing but pleased after his boys finished dominating Riley County in nearly every phase of the Mustangs’ 69-48 win over the Falcons Friday night. Not so much. Because as the coach admonished his

  • Area Schools | February 08, 2014

    Frankfort edges Rams, 48-47

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    RANDOLPH — Close, but not close enough. That’s how the season has gone for Blue Valley as coach Nick Evans’ squad wrote another painful chapter on the season against Frankfort, as the Rams dropped a heartbreaking 48-47 game to the Wildcats. “It’s been a

  • Area Schools | February 08, 2014

    Frankfort girls defeat Blue Valley, 43-37

    RANDOLPH — After getting down 18-8, Blue Valley was able to regroup to push the Frankfort Wildcats to the brink. Even though the Rams lost 43-37, Bridgett Henry’s team is young and Friday’s finish was another tough learning lesson for Blue Valley. “I knew

  • Gardening | February 08, 2014

    Manhattan garden show brings new exhibitors


    My experiment with keeping the rain barrel out all winter has worked so far. This week will be a good test. During the warm spells, I fill my watering cans and store them in the house. There has been ample precipitation to water the indoor

  • February 08, 2014

    Area college trains future analysts

    A crime has been committed. The team of analysts is hard at work, extracting DNA from crime scene evidence. Is this a high tech lab at the FBI? Or maybe a scene from a Hollywood CSI show? No, none of the above. In this case,

  • Local |Business | February 08, 2014

    Children’s yoga studio to open

    When a child does a down dog, is it called a chihuahua? Manhattan is about to find out. Orange Sky Yoga is opening a children’s yoga studio on Monday, called Under the Orange Sky. This will be Manhattan’s first fully dedicated children’s

  • Local |Business | February 08, 2014

    CivicPlus adds team members

    CivicPlus hired Steven Turner to the team. He will be responsible for any IT issues that CivicPlus encounters. Turner has more than 20 years in the Army and he has 10 years of experience in IT, where he operated Cisco routers, switches, servers and active directories. As

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