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  • Editorials | July 24, 2014

    A flat mill levy isn’t sacred

    We appreciate city commissioners’ efforts to prevent the mill levy from rising. We share residents’ disdain for tax increases. But although a flat mill levy is a worthy goal, it’s not sacred. Nor is it commissioners’ job to keep it from rising. Commissioners’ job

  • Arts & Leisure | July 24, 2014

    Riley County Fair leads weekend events

    Today’s fairer weather is perfect for the start of the Riley County Fair. Things kick off with the Riley County Fair Parade, beginning at 6 p.m. at the Manhattan Town Center. Then things heat up at the City Park for the weekend. And it

  • Golf | July 24, 2014

    Three Wildcats Advance in Kansas Amateur

    Following two rounds of stroke play, current Kansas State men’s golfers Connor Knabe and Matt Green, along with former Wildcat Alex Carney, advanced to match play at the 104th Kansas Amateur, held at Mission Hills Country Club in Mission Hills. Knabe, a sophomore for

  • General Activities | July 24, 2014

    Adams Pro Tour to host Junior Clinic

    The Adams Pro Tour is ending its trip through Kansas this week with the Colbert Charity Classic in Manhattan. There are several events during the professional tournament, which began Wednesday and finishes on Saturday, including a clinic for area youth on Friday that begins at 4:30

  • Football |Men's Basketball | July 24, 2014

    Baylor sweeps Big 12 Athletes of the Year

    Baylor point guard Odyssey Sims and quarterback Bryce Petty have been named 2013-14 Big 12 Conference Athletes of the Year, in an announcement by the league office. Sims completed a stellar four-year career by leading the nation in points (1,504) as a senior and earning the coveted 2014

  • Cross Country |Track & Field | July 24, 2014

    Wildcats Receive USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors

    Kansas State track and field was honored by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for its effort in the classroom, with several athletes earning Division I All-Academic honors. Announced by the USTFCCCA this past week, 13 Wildcat student-athletes, as well

  • General Activities | July 24, 2014

    Registration open for Manhattan CC Club

    The Manhattan Cross Country Club is taking registrations for the 2014 fall season. The club provides age-appropriate distance running for youth in grades eight and younger. The six-week program begins on Monday, Aug. 25. The club meets Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., primarily at

  • General Activities | July 24, 2014

    5th grade Indians hosting tryouts

    The fifth-grade Manhattan Indians are looking for players for the 2014 youth tackle football season. They will hold an open tryout on July 26 from 9-11 a.m. at the field east of Northview Elementary School. No experience is necessary and boys should wear shorts and tennis

  • General Activities | July 24, 2014

    Fastpitch softball team to host tryouts

    The Manhattan Optimist 18U fastpitch softball team will have tryouts at Optimist Park on Wednesday, July 30, and Thursday, July 31, from 7-8:30 p.m. This team will include players from 15-18 years of age. For more information call Jeff Brummett at 785-556-3391 or Julie Brummett

  • Local |Kansas State University | July 23, 2014

    Schulz proposes $150M facility

    TOPEKA — Kansas State University could be getting a $150 million food-focused research facility by 2020. K-State president Kirk Schulz made the proposal for the Food Systems Research and Education Facility to the Kansas Board of Regents Tuesday during a budget meeting. No decisions were made at the


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