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  • New commander takes over at fort hospital Change1.phatch

    FORT RILEY — Underneath all the pomp and circumstance of Wednesday morning’s changing of command ceremony for Fort Riley’s Irwin Army Community Hospital at the Calvary Parade Field, there was a layer of uncertainty about the future of the .

  • War film screening, question-and-answer session set

    Independent film “KORENGAL: This is What War Feels Like” explores the questions behind combat. It will premiere for one week in Manhattan starting 7 p.m. on Friday at the Carmike Seth Childs 12 theater, 2610 Farm Bureau Road. The film, directed New .

  • Commissioners receptive to plan to install additional antennas

    Commissioners seemed receptive of installing a distributed antenna system throughout the city to accommodate residents’ increased data usage for smart phones and other devices. Wildflower Telecommunications, a subsidiary of IdeaTek Systems, wants to install 48 system antennas that it will lease .

  • Police looking for motorcycle

    Riley County police are asking for the public’s help in locating a $20,000 custom-built motorcycle that was reported as stolen more than a week ago. John Straud, 27, of Wamego, reported the theft on July 8 when Riley County Police Department officers .

  • Junior 17ers 2-0 at Zone with victory

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers moved another game closer to a state berth on Tuesday, defeating Junction City 14-6 in a run-rule victory in its second game at the Marysville single-A Zone tournament. Manhattan won the five-inning game .

  • Obama, Congress in race to the bottom

    Results from a Quinnipiac University poll earlier this month showed that President Barack Obama is considered the worst U.S. president since World War II. Worse than George W. Bush and worse even than Jimmy Carter. If history is any .

  • Let’s end victim-blaming in cases of sexual assault

    To the Editor: Last Sunday, The New York Times ran a front-page story on the experience of a student (who agreed to be identified by her first name, Anna) at an East Coast college. Anna allegedly endured a criminal sexual .

  • Center opens doors to federal service academy members

    A U.S. Department of Homeland Security Program is bringing select visitors to the Center of Excellence for Emerging and Zoonotic Animal Diseases, or CEEZAD, at Kansas State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. The center, which enhances the capability .

  • FLORENCE HADIN

    Florence Ruth Johnston Hadin, 93, of Leonardville died Monday, July 14, 2014, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. She was born on Aug. 23, 1920, at the family farm in rural Riley County, where she was raised throughout her childhood, the second child of Henry and .

  • LAVONNE PRICE-GREENE

    LaVonne Larson Price- Greene, 101, of Manhattan died Friday, July 11, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on April 22, 1913, in Dows, Iowa, the daughter of Arthur and Florence Larson. .

  • JERRY BERRY

    Jerry Berry, 75, of St. George died Wednesday, July 16, 2014. Services are pending with Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home..

  • Mittie wants more pressure on the rim, trips to the line

    Not only did the Kansas State women’s basketball team have a difficult time getting to the free-throw line a year ago, but when it did, the Wildcats had a hard time making shots. That was just part of an .







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