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  • Obituaries | July 17, 2013

    Robert Hatley

    Robert James Hatley, 41, of Ogden died Saturday at his home after an extended illness.

  • Obituaries | July 17, 2013

    Dolores Godwin

    Dolores Mary Godwin, 86, of Manhattan and formerly of Herington died Monday at Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | July 17, 2013

    Jean Keller

    Jean Keller, 86, of Manhattan died Sunday at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan.

  • Men's Basketball | July 17, 2013

    Wildcats to open Puerto Rico Tip-Off against Charlotte

    The Kansas State men’s basketball team will take on Conference USA foe Charlotte in the first round of the 2013 Puerto Rico Tip-Off on Nov. 21, as tournament organizers announced the complete bracket for the tournament Tuesday. The Wildcats and 49ers will play for the first

  • July 16, 2013

    City commissioners table one item

    City commissioners decided to table a proposal during Tuesday night’s city commission meeting. The proposal was to put the Bluemont Youth Cabin on the national register for historic buildings. The proposal was tabled with a vote of 3-2 with Commissioners Usha Reddi and Karen

  • Columns | July 16, 2013

    Curtail NSA bulk data collection

    The recent National Security Agency data collection revelations have created some surprising political bedfellows, both in support of, and in opposition to the secret surveillance programs. Bills have been proposed calling for the programs to be curtailed or, at least, illuminated. We trust that before

  • Letters | July 16, 2013

    Residents’ generosity really does make a big difference

    To the Editor: I need to take the time and opportunity to thank the fine citizens and businesses of the City of Manhattan.

  • Letters | July 16, 2013

    There’s no such thing as a lightly traveled street

    To the Editor: In Thursday’s editorial, you wrote, “The blessing of most streets is that they get little traffic and hold up well.” You have heard about the hazards of building a house on sand. Try building a street on air.

  • Letters | July 16, 2013

    Huelskamp ought to think before he opens his mouth

    To the Editor: Tim Huelskamp, our repre-sentative in Congress, should sometimes think before he speaks.

  • Movies | July 16, 2013

    ‘Grown Ups 2’ better than the original, for what it’s worth


    In most ways, the Hollywood movie industry is so very scientific that its products are predictable. So anyone attending a showing of a sequel of a late Adam Sandler movie should know exactly what he’s getting, right? Well, maybe there are wheels within wheels

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