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  • Obituaries | September 04, 2014

    JOHN LAMBERT

    John Lambert, 81, of Manhattan, died early Thursday morning, Sept. 4, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, KS 66502, ymlfuneralhome.com.

  • Arts & Leisure | September 04, 2014

    Susie the chimp to celebrate 60th birthday

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    Sunset Zoo chimpanzee Susie will be the center of attention Sunday afternoon as zoo staff celebrate her 60th birthday as part of Enrichment Day. The zoo’s entire chimpanzee troop will benefit with a cake-themed enrichment activity at 3:15 p.m., part of the staff’s

  • Volleyball | September 04, 2014

    K-State volleyball set for home opener at Bramlage

    The Kansas State volleyball team is hitting the road for its home opener tonight — all the way to Bramlage Coliseum. K-State opens the Varney’s Invitational tonight at 6 against Arkansas at Bramlage, marking the first time in almost nine years K-State has played a regular-season

  • Football | September 04, 2014

    Burns growing as a corner, returner

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    When Morgan Burns arrived at Kansas State in 2012, one thing was apparent to coaches and teammates. He was fast. But speed isn’t everything if there isn’t some measure of skill to go with it. And after his first-career start at cornerback last Saturday,

  • Equestrian | September 04, 2014

    KSU equestrian opens with home scrimmage

    The Kansas State equestrian team will provide a preview of the team for the 2014-15 season on Saturday with the fourth annual Purple-White scrimmage —beginning at 8 a.m. at Timbercreek Stables. Admission to the event is free. K-State head coach Casie Maxwell sees the scrimmage

  • Area Schools | September 04, 2014

    Eisenhower sweeps Wamego, Rock Creek

    The Eisenhower Middle School Eagles seventh-grade volleyball team opened its season Tuesday afternoon with a sweep of Wamego and Rock Creek.  The A team beat Rock Creek in the first match 25-10, 25-8. EMS then went on the beat Wamego, 25-16, 25-10. The second

  • Area Schools | September 04, 2014

    MCC volleyball competes at Spikefest Tournament

    The Manhattan Christian College volleyball team recently traveled to Faith Baptist Bible College in Ankeny, Iowa to participate in the annual Spikefest Tournament. The Crusaders were preseason ranked No. 2 in the NCCAA national top-10 poll going into the tournament. Pool play brought on Faith Baptist

  • Local |Business |Government & Politics | September 03, 2014

    Commissioners approve Phase 2 airport contract

    Expansion of Manhattan Regional Airport will move forward even though wages for the federally-funded project could be pushed higher. The Manhattan City Commission approved Tuesday the contract for second phase of the Manhattan Regional Airport project. The Weitz Company, LLC, of Lenexa, the project’s

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 03, 2014

    City’s growth slowing

    Manhattan’s growth is starting to level off, an official with the Kansas State University finance department said on Wednesday morning. Eric Higgins, head of the Kansas State University finance department, gave a report on the local economy to about 50 city and business officials at

  • Local |Business |Government & Politics | September 03, 2014

    City OKs rezoning for 722-unit development

    A 722-unit apartment complex received initial approval from the Manhattan City Commission Tuesday. The commission unanimously approved the first reading of the annexation and rezoning of land for the proposed Trails at Manhattan planned unit development, which is 37.60 acres about 1,000 feet to the west of


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