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Lifestyle

  • Columns | September 23, 2013

    Seaton: an evening conversation

    Ned seaton

    Two quick stories that tell you a little about Manhattan: FIRST STORY: We had just wrapped up an edition of the paper one day last week when I saw a familiar face at the front counter. It was Abdu Durar, a guy I’ve known

  • Neighbors | September 23, 2013

    Exploring the depths of Kansas…and the world

    Neighbor.phatch

    Manhattan resident Radley Ramsey was scuba diving off the shores of Honduras when he and a group of fellow divers came across a turtle swimming through the water. “There were people taking pictures from underneath, and I’m hovering, and he came up and put

  • Local |Government, Politics | September 23, 2013

    County approves WIC grant contract

    The Riley County Commission Monday approved the 2013 women, infant and children’s local contract for the Riley County Health Department. Health Department director Brenda Nickel told commissioners the program is currently at 100 percent capacity, helping around 3,000 clients from all over the area. Nickel said it

  • Local |Government, Politics | September 23, 2013

    City commissioner honored with Good Government Award

    Karen McCulloh, two-term Riley County commissioner and second term city commissioner, is the recipient of the 2013 Edith L Stunkel Good Government Award, presented by the League of Women Voters of Manhattan/Riley County. McCulloh’s has been involved in public service and civic leadership for

  • Obituaries | September 23, 2013

    Anna V. Larson

    Anna Larson, 100, of Prairie Village, formerly of Green and Clay Center, died Saturday at Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village.

  • Obituaries | September 23, 2013

    Harold Nibarger

    Harold Nibarger, 83, of Manhattan, died Sunday at the VA Hospice House in Wichita.

  • Editorials | September 23, 2013

    Hate-filled assaults on civilization

    Terrorist organizations unleashed horrifying violence thousands of miles apart over the weekend, with Taliban suicide-bombers blowing themselves up in a Christian church in Pakistan and al-Shabab terrorists assaulting a mall in Kenya. Al-Shabab said it attacked the Westgate Mall in Nairobi as a form of

  • Letters | September 23, 2013

    Support of Raider Run is greatly appreciated

    To the Editor: I would like to publicly thank everyone who had a part in the September 21 Raider Run fundraiser for Wamego High School’s weights club/powerlifting team.

  • Letters | September 23, 2013

    Obama showed strength, not weakness, on Syria

    To the Editor: It is sometimes disappointing to read or hear in the news what conclusions have been sanctioned by the media elite as the accepted interpretations of major events.

  • Football | September 23, 2013

    K-State QB situation murky as ever

    Kstatecolor.phatch

    It was only a couple weeks ago when Bill Snyder said he couldn’t recall having much success with a two-quarterback system. But after four games this season — including two losses — with Jake Waters and Daniel Sams sharing the duties under center, it could be


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