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  • Local |Kansas State University | September 17, 2013

    Court of Appeals judges hear cases at K-State Union

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    The Kansas Court of Appeals heard four cases at the K-State Student Union on Tuesday, as a celebration of Constitution Day and to promote understanding of the legal system. Constitution Day is a federal observance that recognizes the signing of the U.S. Constitution on

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | September 17, 2013

    Survey: RCPD employees happy

    An employee survey seems to show that the Riley County Police Department is good place to work. Members of the Riley County Law Board were briefed Monday about the Employee Engagement Survey presented by Ted Davis of Grace Strategic Services, Inc. The survey indicated that

  • I Wonder |Local |Traffic | September 17, 2013

    What’s going in on US 24?

    Wonder1

    Q: What are they putting in out there next to Tractor Supply Co. on U.S. Highway 24?

  • Columns | September 17, 2013

    An evening converation

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    IT’S HARD to believe that Theresa Vail ever was bullied. And yet her life once became so terrifying, she thought about suicide. You’ve probably been reading or hearing all about the upbeat, competitive, bow-hunting, rifle-shooting, tattoo-proud Miss Kansas — and how she’s become

  • Local |Business | September 17, 2013

    Overlay company to look at Belvue Bridge

    A company with experience in applying concrete polymer overlays will send a representative to see whether the Belvue Bridge is a candidate for the remedy, Pottawatomie County commissioners learned Monday. Bob Awerkamp, owner of The Onyx Collection at Belvue, said Truesdell Corporation, Tempe, Ariz., has

  • Local |Business | September 17, 2013

    Property sales down in August

    Property sales in Pottawatomie County took a breather in August, but are still on track to top total sales for 2012. “I feel we will probably bypass last year’s sales appraiser Lois Schlegel told county commissioners Monday. “I’m pretty confident that will happen.” There

  • Local |Education | September 17, 2013

    Board to discuss state association positions

    The USD 383 school board will spend most of its time discussing Kansas Association of School Boards issues during its meeting Wednesday at the Robinson Education Center. The meeting starts with a 5:45 p.m. work session about the KASB preliminary legislative positions. The board will select

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | September 17, 2013

    RCPD officer’s dismissal upheld

    A judge has upheld the 2010 dismissal of a Riley County Police Department officer who was involved in a car chase here. Judge William B. Elliott issued the order on Friday, finding for the department and the Riley County Law Board in an appeal filed by

  • Obituaries | September 17, 2013

    Mark Allen

    Mark L. Allen, 55, Wakefield, died Sunday, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Xavier Catholic Church with the Rev. Kerry Ninemire officiating. Burial will follow the service at St. Mary’s

  • Obituaries | September 17, 2013

    Lila A. Wrigley

    Lila Alene Wrigley, 87, of Manhattan, died Monday, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan.


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