Wednesday, August 5, 2015


  • Local | September 13, 2013

    300 attend test-screening of ‘Manhattan’ film

    Miles Adler is having the worst day of his life. Living in Manhattan, N.Y., he’s just lost his job, found his wife sleeping with a German casting director, had his wallet stolen and is just generally in a state of discontent. When his

  • Local |Business |Kansas State University | September 13, 2013

    Local firm picked for KSU union project

    The team of Workshop Architects of Milwaukee and Bowman Bowman Novick Incorporated of Manhattan has been selected to develop a plan for the K-State Student Union renovation. They were the selection from among five architecture firms invited by the K-State Student Union Renovation Committee to

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 13, 2013

    K-State grad students awarded Science Foundation grant

    Two Kansas State University graduate students are the first recipients of Scholarship for Service cybersecurity awards made by the university through a National Science Foundation grant. The Center for Information and Systems Assurance, housed in the university’s department of computing and information sciences, has

  • Arts, Leisure | September 13, 2013

    OZtoberFest to offer more events for kids

    The Ninth Annual OZtoberFest is for kids. That fact was made clear today when festival co-chairman, Mary Lyn Barnett, announced that this year’s event, on Sept. 28 and 29th, would feature more inflatables, more animals in the petting zoo, more contests, and more to do

  • Local |Business | September 13, 2013

    Marshalls grand opening Sept. 26

    Marshalls, one of the nation’s largest off-price retailers, will open a new store in Manhattan on September 26. Marshalls shoppers in Manhattan will find designer brand names in ladies fashion, shoes, accessories, men’s apparel, home, juniors, kids apparel and accessories, luggage, beauty and more.

  • Arts, Leisure | September 13, 2013

    ‘Playtime’ to exhibit antique toys

    A new exhibit, Playtime, will open to the public Sunday in the auditorium gallery of the Geary County Historical Museum at the corner of Sixth and Adams streets in Junction City. The opening is being done in conjunction with the historical society’s annual Fall

  • Manhattan High School | September 13, 2013

    Indians to host Emporia at new-look Bishop Stadium

    Mike Marsh isn’t sure exactly how long it’s been, but he knows he’s wanted Bishop Stadium to have artificial turf for at least five years now. While the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team opened their season weeks ago on the turf, tonight’

  • Editorials | September 13, 2013

    Honors deserved for young scholars

    Students don’t become National Merit semifinalists by cramming the night — or even the weeks — before tests. They acquire the body of knowledge over the course of their elementary and secondary educations. They generally do so with the support of parents, which manifests itself in

  • General Activities | September 13, 2013

    Harkin wins in Tulsa

    Daniel Harkin of Manhattan won the championship in the boys 12-and-under division at the Tulsa Outdoor Futures tennis tournament in Oklahoma this past weekend. Harkin defeated Demir Capan of Overland Park in the finals, 6-2, 6-4. Harkin knocked off Zachary Vaughn of Oklahoma 6-3, 6-0

  • Obituaries | September 13, 2013

    Betty Kleiner

    Betty Kleiner, 88, of Manhattan, died Thursday at Via Christi Village in Manhattan.

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