Tuesday, August 4, 2015



Lifestyle

  • Local |Government, Politics | August 25, 2013

    Local man appointed to state board

    TOPEKA — Governor Sam Brownback recently appointed David Vail of Manhattan to the Kansas Humanities Council Board of Directors. He joins a 22-member board representing leaders from across the state. David Vail is an assistant professor with Kansas State University Libraries and serves as public services

  • Local |Kansas State University | August 25, 2013

    K-State researcher says working overtime detrimental to health

    Working overtime may cost you your health, according to a Kansas State University doctoral researcher. Sarah Asebedo, doctoral student in personal financial planning and conflict resolution, Edina, Minn., conducted a study using the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979. She and her colleagues—Sonya Britt, assistant

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | August 25, 2013

    Man shot in Junction City

    A Fort Riley soldier was injured when he was shot early Saturday morning outside a Junction City club. Jeffrey D. Bragg Jr., 20, reportedly was shot in the parking lot of Club Rose, 851 Grant Ave. Junction City. Police were dispatched to the Shell Station at 1808 N.

  • Obituaries | August 25, 2013

    Donna Windsor

    Donna Joan Windsor, 77, died Thursday at the Newton Medical Center in Newton.

  • Obituaries | August 25, 2013

    Brian Swenson

    Brian Swenson, 48, of Manhattan, died Saturday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan from cancer.

  • Obituaries | August 25, 2013

    Muriel Fagan

    Muriel Fagan, 75, a longtime Manhattan resident, died Friday at Homestead Assisted Living in Topeka.

  • Obituaries | August 25, 2013

    William ‘Bill’ Hanson

    William “Bill” Hanson, 73, of Manhattan, died Friday at Stormont-Vail Healthcare of Topeka. Among survivors is his wife, Carol, of their home.

  • Obituaries | August 25, 2013

    Jim Ekart

    Jim Ekart, 64, died at his residence at Lake Elbo in Manhattan.

  • Local |Education | August 25, 2013

    Kansas native leads way for high school activities, athletics

    School is back in session and fall sports are gearing up. Have you ever wondered: Who coaches the coaches? Who officiates the officials? Who records the records? And for that matter, who leads the youth leaders? It is essential that there is a state high

  • Editorials | August 25, 2013

    An agenda for CiCo Park

    In a week, Manhattan High football fans will get their first look at the new turf at Bishop Stadium. MHS soccer players are already raving about the new surface, which for them is a huge improvement from inconsistent grass fields at Anneberg Park. It’s


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