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  • General Activities | June 30, 2013

    Klug brothers playing together for one last time

    Bb brothers

    In the realm of high-school athletics, two brothers playing for the same team is not uncommon. But more often than not, enough of an age or talent gap exists that one ends up on the bench or playing JV while the other plays a more

  • Obituaries | June 30, 2013

    Arthur Edward “Art” Holtman

    Arthur Edward “Art” Holtman, 94, of Manhattan died Thursday at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan.

  • Columns | June 30, 2013

    Politicizing the farm bill debate


    Remember the old Rice Krispies breakfast cereal threesome, Snap, Crackle and Pop? My two sisters and I liked those puppet characters named for the cereal’s auditory freshness (supposed by marketing types). I was Crackle, because I like he was in the middle and he

  • Obituaries | June 30, 2013

    Robert C. Osborne

    Robert C. Osborne, 73, a longtime Manhattan resident died June 20 at his residence in Fountain, Colo.

  • Obituaries | June 30, 2013

    Lorene H. Craig

    Lorene H. Craig, 98, of Wamego died Friday at the Valley Vista Good Samaritan Center in Wamego.

  • Local |Business | June 30, 2013

    Ice company opens

    N’ICE, a wholesale ice company, is opening to fill a void left by Manhattan Ice during the south-end redevelopment project.  N’ICE sells eight and 20 pound bags of ice, and delivers to Manhattan and surrounding area.  To ask for quotes or to

  • Local |Business | June 30, 2013

    Chief investment officer retires

    David Weaver announced his retirement as chief investment officer for the Kansas State University Foundation effective Dec. 31. Weaver earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Kansas State University in 1970. He has more than 40 years of experience in agricultural, commercial and residential real estate

  • Local |Business | June 30, 2013

    CivicPlus hires more help

    Cory Young, originally from Clovis, N.M., and a Kansas State University graduate, joined the CivicPlus Content Development team.  Young graduated from K-State with a bachelor’s degree in computer science with an emphasis in software engineering.  While attending K-State, he was a

  • Local |Education | June 30, 2013

    Manhattan resident named endowed chair

    Janice M. “Jamie” Spikes, nursing faculty for the division/department of nursing for Kansas Wesleyan University, has been named the recipient of the A.J. Rice Endowed Chair of Nursing. The chair was established by Wesleyan to recognize an outstanding nurse-educator who upholds the strong

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | June 28, 2013

    Court accepts plea deal in prof’s sexual assault case


    Future outings to Aggieville are out of the question for a former K-State visiting assistant professor following his acceptance of a plea deal Thursday.  The deal closes the books on a drunken incident in 2007 in which he was accused of having assaulted a female

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