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  • Local |Kansas State University | July 31, 2014

    Student from Lenexa named 2014 Cargill Global Scholar

    A sophomore in Kansas State University’s College of Arts & Sciences has been selected as a Cargill Global Scholar for the 2014 academic year. Sierra Lekie, Lenexa, is majoring in economics and political science as well as pursuing a secondary major in international relations. Lekie

  • Obituaries | July 31, 2014

    HOWARD KITTERMAN

    Howard I. Kitterman,102, of Manhattan, died Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Homestead Assisted Living, Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on Sept. 6, 1911, in Durham, the son of William Lee & Ella (Knox) Kitterman. Howard was proud of his service in the

  • Obituaries | July 31, 2014

    HERMAN WIARD

    Herman Wiard, 93, Manhattan, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. He was born on Oct. 25, 1920, in rural Riley County near Manhattan, the son of Herman Earl and Mary (Crider) Wiard. On May 14, 1942, he was married to Verna Alice Johnson in Leonardville. She

  • Arts & Leisure | July 31, 2014

    Two annual events combine for Rhythm and Brews

    Get ready for some toe tappin’ at Rhythm and Brews, Manhattan’s newest celebration bringing together three events: Brew 2 Shoe, Union Program Council’s Little Apple Music Festival and the newest event, Hail the Ale, a home-brewing competition. The festivities kick off with an Arts

  • Football | July 31, 2014

    Waters named to Unitas watch list

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    Kansas State quarterback Jake Waters was one of 27 quarterbacks across the nation to be named to the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award watch list as the nation’s top senior quarterback, the organization has announced. Waters is the fourth Wildcat to be in contention for

  • Local |Government & Politics | July 30, 2014

    Which candidates consistently exercised their rights to vote?

    In the year’s lone local contested primary race, Riley County Commission District 1, both candidates have showed up at the polls to exercise the vote they are asking from their own electors. The incumbent, Commissioner Dave Lewis, and his challenger, Ben Wilson, both have strong

  • Local |Business | July 30, 2014

    Woman on charitable walk across US inspired by nephew’s health scare

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    Anna Harrington has wanted to walk across the United States ever since she was a child. Earlier this year, the 43-year-old from Meridian, Idaho, finally turned her dream into her mission. She just needed to find the right reason to take the first step. “I’

  • Local |Kansas State University | July 30, 2014

    Ecuadorian dignitaries to visit

    Three Ecuadorian dignitaries will visit Kansas State University as part of the school’s Day of Ecuador events on Aug. 6. The dignitaries — Ecuadorian Ambassador Nathalie Cely; Vice Minister María del Pilar Troya from the Ecuadorian governing body of higher education; and Freddy Alvarez, general

  • Local |Education | July 30, 2014

    3,000 students enroll at district-wide event

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    More than 100 school staff and administrators came together Wednesday to give parents a “one-stop shop” enrollment experience. The annual Central Enrollment event, held at Manhattan High School West Campus, allows parents to go to one place to enroll their children, regardless of what school they’

  • Football | July 30, 2014

    Mueller looking for big things in ‘14

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    After a breakout junior year that garnered him second team All-America and first team All-Big 12 honors, the senior captain wants to make 2014 the best year in a string of successful campaigns during his tenure at Kansas State. ‘Winning’s the best,’ Mueller said at Big 12


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