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  • Local |Kansas State University | April 23, 2014

    Legal training classes meet needs in multiple industries

    Through a partnership with the Center for Legal Studies, Kansas State University is making it easy and affordable for students and professionals who are seeking classes in legal training to receive their education online. Classes begin May 5, and in as little as seven weeks a

  • Local | April 23, 2014

    People who ‘made a difference’ honored

    The Greater Manhattan Community Foundation honored several people who “made a difference” during the Community Foundation Awards on April 13. The awards went to people who gave their personal time, professional talent or financial resources for the betterment of the community. The following awards were given

  • April 23, 2014

    GARRY DEE KRAUSHAAR

    Garry Dee Kraushaar, Sr., 74, of Havensville, formerly of Westmoreland, died Monday at the Eastridge Nursing Facility in Centralia. Garry was born July 6, 1939, on a farm near Flush, the third of four sons to Julius Nilwon and Marjorie Estelle (Carley) Kraushaar. He served in the United

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | April 22, 2014

    Schoen denies Wilson’s claim that RCPD changed tack

    Rusty.phatch

    Riley County Police Director Brad Schoen isn’t buying Rusty Wilson’s story that something has changed concerning how much attention police place on enforcing alcohol laws at Wilson’s bars. At the last month’s Riley County Law Board meeting (March 22), Wilson — owner of

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | April 22, 2014

    Mother of suicide victim: Police can do more to train for tough situations

    Melanie.phatch

    Law enforcement officers can find themselves in touchy situations, and sometimes things go wrong. Melodie Pooler and her family have witnessed firsthand one horrible day for the Riley County Police Department — and she believes more training and preparedness might have avoided some of the bitterness

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | April 22, 2014

    Hearing set in murder case

    JUNCTION CITY — A preliminary hearing has been scheduled for a man facing murder charges in Riley and Geary counties. Anthony Nichols, 33, of Kansas City, appeared Tuesday morning for a status hearing in Eighth Judicial District Court. Nichols faces first degree murder and robbery charges in

  • Manhattan High School | April 22, 2014

    Indians take 3rd at home invite

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    After postponing last week because of cold and rainy conditions, competitors at the Manhattan Country Club faced different adversity on Monday at the rescheduled Manhattan Invitational. A brisk wind picked up before the start of the tournament and only got stronger as the day went

  • Manhattan High School | April 22, 2014

    MHS swimmers win home triangular

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  • Editorials | April 22, 2014

    Regents add insult to injury

    The Kansas Board of Regents shouldn’t be surprised that faculty at its universities feel double- crossed. The Regents last December drew up a policy on the use of social media, largely in response to an anti-NRA tweet by a journalism professor at the University

  • Letters | April 22, 2014

    Thanks for helping us honor so many dedicated people

    To the Editor Thank you Manhattan! The Greater Manhattan Community Foundation would like to thank everyone who attended and supported the inaugural Community Foundation Awards at the Manhattan Conference Center on April 13. More than 400 people joined us to recognize a number of indivi-duals who have


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