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  • Local |Kansas State University | March 30, 2014

    Students organize open house focused on K-State stories

    A group of Kansas State University students is weaving together a tale of fun and exploration at this year’s All-University Open House. On Saturday, April 5, the yearlong work of the event’s core coordinating committee will pay off with a celebration to remember. Students

  • Obituaries | March 30, 2014

    William ‘Dan’ Poling

    William “Dan” Daniel Poling, 58, of Wamego, died Friday, March 28, 2014, at the Wamego Health Center. Dan was born on July 30, 1955 in Tampa, Fla. He was the son of Don and Carol Weaver. Dan loved playing guitar and listening to music and enjoyed cooking. He is survived

  • Obituaries | March 30, 2014

    Mary Ann Stewart

    Mary Ann (Winter) Stewart, 73, died Friday, March 28, 2014, at the Shawnee Mission Medical Center.  Services are pending with Stewart Funeral Home of Wamego. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later.

  • Obituaries | March 30, 2014

    Ben Moore

    Benjamin F. “Ben” Moore , 79 of Manhattan died Wednesday, March 26, at his home. Ben served 30 years in the U.S. Army, which included two tours in Vietnam.  He obtained the rank of command sergeant major before retiring at Fort Riley in 1984. Following retirement, Ben earned

  • Obituaries | March 30, 2014

    Marceil Hoke

    Marceil D. Hoke, 89, of Manhattan, died Saturday, March 29, 2014, at her residence. She was born on Oct. 29, 1924 in Winfield. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave.

  • Local |Business | March 30, 2014

    Weis Real Estate wins awards

    The Manhattan office of Realty Executives Weis Real Estate has been honored with top regional and international awards. Realty Executives International named Jerry and Linda Weis and the Manhattan brokerage to their “Broker-Owner Circle of Excellence” award at a special event in Phoenix, and Broker-Owner

  • Local |Business | March 30, 2014

    Rockhill Wellness reopening Thursday

    Dr. Kristine Springer, Dr. Amy Penrod-Filby, Casey Ebert, Katrina Rooker, Aimee Phelgar, Tiffany Young and Abby Fontenelle will be hosting a grand reopening for the Rockhill Wellness Center after the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting Thursday. The ribbon cutting will commence at 4 p.m.

  • Local |Business | March 30, 2014

    Kite’s wins another top college bar award

    Kite’s Bar and Grill was named the 11th best college bar in America by the website University Primetime. Business Insider recently named Kite’s Bar and Grill as one of the 31 best college bars in the U.S.

  • Local |Business | March 30, 2014

    Medi-Waste Disposal opens

    Medi-Waste Disposal officially announces its opening by owners David and Rose Kreller. Medi-Waste Disposal is a local provider of regulated medical waste transportation and disposal as well as select compliance training solutions. Created by the same founders as Document Resources, a statewide provider of secure

  • Gardening | March 30, 2014

    Growing plants in pots combats weather


    The recent weather is an example of why I like to grow plants in portable pots or containers. When it is cold outside, I can move them indoors. I can put them in full sun to start the season and move them to shade if

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