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  • Obituaries | August 23, 2013

    Muriel Fagan

    Muriel Fagan, 75, a longtime Manhattan resident, died today at Homestead Assisted Living in Topeka. She was born May 25, 1938, in Clifton.

  • Obituaries | August 23, 2013

    Monica Tadtman Heidrick

    Monica Tadtman Heidrick, 89, died Wednesday at Stoneybrook North Assisted Living in Manhattan.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | August 23, 2013

    Death ruled a suicide

    The death of a Junction City woman reported Tuesday was found to have been self-inflicted, Junction City police reportedThursday afternoon. The woman, 25-year-old Linda C. Weller, was found dead at 740 W. Eighth St. in Junction City on Tuesday evening, according to police. After an autopsy

  • Local |Fort Riley | August 23, 2013

    2,000 ‘Demon Brigade’ soldiers deployed to Afghanistan in month of August

    Soldiers from the 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, deployed from Fort Riley to Afghanistan throughout the month of August in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. The “Demon Brigade” departed Kansas in several groups, sending more than 2,000 soldiers overseas. The CAB hosted a small

  • General Activities | August 23, 2013

    Cochran, Boyd take Colbert lead

    The second round of the Colbert Charity Classic saw two golfers take the top spot in the leaderboard as the tournament headed into the final two rounds today and Saturday. Matt Boyd of Sugar Land, Texas, and Case Cochran, Paducah, Ky., both moved up from

  • Editorials | August 23, 2013

    Our interests in Egypt

    The Obama administration is unwisely raising the specter of further injecting the U.S. into the unstable situation in Egypt by withholding military or other assistance. The administration’s motivation appears to be dissatisfaction with the overthrow of the Morsi government following its election last

  • Volleyball | August 23, 2013

    Cats prep for season with scrimmage

    The Kansas State volleyball team had one of its final opportunities to gear up for the 2013 season Thursday when the Wildcats competed in the annual Purple/White Scrimmage at Ahearn Field House. Officially, the Purple side captured the match 3-0 in front of a public

  • General Activities | August 23, 2013

    Optimist Aftershock tryouts next week

    The Manhattan Optimist Aftershock 16-Under softball team is having tryouts on Monday, August 26, and Wednesday, August 28, from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm at Optimist Park in Manhattan.  For more information contact Jeff Brummett at 785-556-3391 or Julie Brummett at 785-313-1882.

  • General Activities | August 23, 2013

    Double eagle at Stagg Hill

    Chris Coyne hit a double eagle on the par-5 No. 1 at the Stagg Hill Golf Club on Sunday. He used a 3-wood from 255 yards out to complete the 498-yard hole in two. The shot was witnessed by Paul Coyne, Jeremy Noll, Scott Brelsford and Cody

  • General Activities | August 23, 2013

    Manhattan native wins AAU title

    Sam Hankins won the AAU national title in the javelin throw for boys 12 and under at the AAU Junior Olympic Track and Field Championship meet, held in Ypsilanti, Mich. Hankins set a national record with his final throw of the meet at 140-11. He finished

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