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  • Local |Kansas State University | April 06, 2014

    Students show off souped-up bikes at K-State Open House

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    From afar, Saturday’s open house on the Kansas State University campus could appear chaotic. When taking a closer look… it could still appear chaotic, as a multitude of individual moments took place within eyesight. Those moments all contributed to Saturday’s festivities, which gave

  • Local |Kansas State University | April 06, 2014

    Engineering construction to begin

    Construction is set to begin Monday on the $40 million K-State College of Engineering expansion. Work on the project, at the corner of College Heights and Denison Avenue, will begin with site utility relocation, earthwork and demolition, according to a press release by the firm handling

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | April 06, 2014

    Woman released after bond reduced from $1M to $5,000

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    A Manhattan woman accused of aiding her son in a September 2013 murder was released from jail earlier this week after her bond was reduced from $1 million to $5,000. Deputy Riley County District Attorney Barry Disney Friday afternoon confirmed that 50-year-old Christina Love was released on Tuesday

  • Local |Government & Politics | April 06, 2014

    Johnson named city engineer

    Brian Johnson has been promoted to city engineer, Manhattan city officials announced Friday. Johnson was a principal civil engineer for the city, and he will assume his new role immediately, announced Robert Ott, director of public works, in a press release. In his new role,

  • Local |Kansas State University | April 06, 2014

    KSU business college starts golf event honoring late professor

    The College of Business Administration at Kansas State University will celebrate the legacy of John Graham, a dedicated alumnus, longtime colleague and friend of the college, with the inaugural John R. Graham Memorial Golf Classic on Saturday, April 26, at the Manhattan Country Club, 1531 N. 10th

  • Baseball | April 06, 2014

    Mistakes doom Cats in loss to KU

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    The inconsistency that has plagued the Kansas State baseball team on the road all season finally bit the Wildcats at home with a 6-3 loss to rival Kansas on Saturday at Tointon Family Stadium. “After whipping up on them like we did yesterday we knew

  • Obituaries | April 06, 2014

    MABEL A. SHAW

    Mabel A. Shaw, 97, died Friday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on March 13, 1917, in Westmoreland, the daughter of Arthur Eugene and Nancy Pearl (Walker) Area. Along with being a wonderful homemaker, Mabel

  • Obituaries | April 06, 2014

    LAURENCE CONROW

    Laurence F. Conrow, 95, died Thursday at Stormont-Vail Regional Health Center in Topeka. Laurence was born June 25, 1918, in Clay County. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps. He was a farmer with his father near Wakefield. He married Roberta Lee Randle on June 30, 1944. She

  • Baseball | April 06, 2014

    MaVorhis pitches Wildcats past rival Jayhawks

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    Everything that could go right for Kansas State, did, on Friday. Sophomore pitcher Levi MaVorhis was perfect through five innings — finishing with a three-hit shutout — to lead the Wildcats to a 10-0 rout of in-state rival Kansas at Tointon Family Stadium. K-State gave the right-hander

  • Obituaries | April 06, 2014

    EMMA VIRGO

    Emma Darline Virgo, 82, of Lee’s Summit, Mo., formerly of Wamego, died April 2 at the Truman Medical Center Lakewood in Kansas City, Mo. On Aug. 10, 1974, she married George H. Virgo in Hutchinson. He preceded her in death on March 20, 2004. Darline was a homemaker, but also


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