Gerald Dean Nelson, 76, of Manhattan, formerly of Blaine, died Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in Manhattan. He was born on June 27, 1938, in Manhattan, the son of Frank J. and Velma Edwards Nelson. For many years, he was a tool pusher in the oil .
Joyce Marie Christensen, 74, of Leonardville died Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. She was born on Oct. 25, 1940, in Fenwick, Mich., the daughter of William C. and Marjorie Grace (Frost) Loper. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral in .
Terry Seier-Becker, LCP, retired from Pawnee Mental Health Services on Dec. 30 after 12 years of service. Seier-Becker is a licensed clinical psychologist. She earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in clinical psychology from Fort Hayes .
New Boston Creative Group, LLC, has hired video production specialist Erin Rains and communications specialist Julie Fiedler. Rains earned a bachelor’s degree in film production at Missouri State University in Springfield, Mo. During her time there, Rains worked on .
Melissa D. Richards has joined Weary Davis, L.C. law firm as an associate attorney at its Manhattan office. Richards grew up in Coffeyville but moved to Manhattan in 1998 where she now resides with her husband, Jason, and three daughters. .
Shawn Dawes has been promoted to regional property supervisor/trainer at McCullough Development, a local full-service property management and real estate development company. Dawes is responsible for the supervision and performance of properties in Junction City and Topeka as well .
MCPHERSON — The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team used a strong first half to fuel its 49-36 win over Andale in the third-place game at McPherson’s Mid-America Classic Saturday evening. The win is head coach Scott Mall’s 300th win .
Playing on back-to-back nights for the second time in a week, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball grinded out a win on the road at Great Bend Friday night, 47-36. The win gives the Indians the season sweep over the Panthers .
The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team had multiple chances to come away with a win against Olathe South Friday night in the semifinals of the Mid-America Classic, but couldn’t come up with the victory in a 54-50 loss. Manhattan .
Starting in October, 290 more USD 383 employees will gain access to the district’s health insurance program offered to full-time employees, according to a school district official. The newly covered employees include some bus drivers, paras and aides, and those who .
WASHINGTON — For the first time since the 2011 Budget Control Act put in place a series of automatic spending cuts, President Barack Obama might be in the best bargaining position to move the debate his way, toward more domestic and defense .
The Manhattan Country Club is reducing services and increasing dues to address debt problems, according to a letter to members. The club informed members that it would reduce clubhouse hours during the winter months and close food and beverage service .
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