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  • General Activities | August 21, 2013

    Biller, Team USA take gold at Maccabiah Games

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    When Jacob Biller made the cut for Team USA at the 19th annual Maccabiah Games earlier this summer, he knew he was in for a once-in-a-lifetime experience in Israel. But even he couldn’t have predicted just how wild a trip it would turn out

  • Tennis | August 21, 2013

    K-State tennis adds Ullathorne to staff

    Kansas State head women’s tennis coach Steve Bietau has announced the addition of Liz Ullathorne as an assistant coach for the 2013-14 season. Ullathorne replaces former K-State assistant coach Olga Shaw, who stepped aside following five seasons with the Wildcats. “First, we have had

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | August 21, 2013

    1 killed in Junction City shooting

    One woman was killed in a shooting in Junction City Tuesday night, according to a press release from the Junction City Police Department. The police and EMS responded to the 700 block of West Eighth Street at about 7 p.m. after reports that someone had been

  • Triangulate | August 20, 2013

    The Fab Four- A bond that has never been broken


    Most people think of John, Paul, George and Ringo when they hear Fab Four because Beatlemania took the country by storm following their appearance on the Ed Sullivan show in February of 1964. When I think of the Fab Four, I think of Danny, Larry, Lonnie

  • August 20, 2013

    Commission accepts audit, approves zoning

    City commissioners accepted the 2012 city audit and approved various zoning projects during the Tuesday night city commission meeting. Commissioners voted 5-0 approval of the audit, which had no reportable deficiencies found by an independent auditing firm. Commissioners also unanimously approved the rezoning request for McDonald’

  • Local |Government, Politics | August 20, 2013

    Manhattan airport to begin offering twice-weekly flights

    Manhattan Regional Airport announced Tuesday it has signed an agreement with Allegiant air service to provide twice-weekly flights to Phoenix. The new flights will begin Nov. 7, but for the next two days passengers can enjoy an introductory rate of $99 round-trip. But if that is too

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | August 20, 2013

    Rape suspect found dead

    A man police were searching for as a suspect in a sexual assault case was found dead over the weekend, according to a press release from the Riley County Police Department. The suspect, Alexander Shelton, 26, of northeast Kansas, was wanted for a rape that was

  • I Wonder | August 20, 2013

    New building a cleaning service


    Q: What’s that big metal building they’re putting up along Fort Riley Boulevard, near the intersection with Westwood?

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | August 20, 2013

    Witnesses take stand in Parker murder trial

    An Aggieville altercation preceded the fatal shooting of a member of a motorcycle gang here on New Year’s Day 2012, witnesses said Tuesday. Two witnesses in the trial of Daniel Parker, 26, of Junction City, testified about the altercation in the hours preceding the shooting of

  • Local |Education | August 20, 2013

    MHS battles bat problem

    The students returned to classes last week, but the bats that took up residence at Manhattan High West Campus over the summer have been reluctant to leave. They can’t coexist in the classrooms, which is why students haven’t been allowed in the south

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