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  • Columns | July 17, 2013

    Practices can save water, money

    Cathie Lavis Contributing Writer Smart Irrigation Month is an Irrigation Association (IA) initiative designed to increase awareness of efficient outdoor water-use practices. At the root of this initiative is education about water-saving products, practices and services. The Irrigation Association is the leading membership organiza-tion for

  • Editorials | July 17, 2013

    Pop trial balloon of Olympic boycott

    Senator Lindsey Graham, a South Carolina Republican who waxes hawkish on military and other foreign policy issues, often adds a useful counterbalance to the Obama administration. But the senator’s suggestion Tuesday that the United States boycott the upcoming Winter Olympics in Russia to protest

  • Manhattan High School | July 17, 2013

    Local athlete to represent USA in Israel

    Few athletes ever get the chance to represent their country on the international stage. So when Jacob Biller, senior-to-be at Manhattan High School, learned of a chance to represent Team USA at the Maccabiah Games in Israel in the upcoming weeks, he jumped at the

  • General Activities | July 17, 2013

    Junior 17ers go 1-1 to open Zone

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers started its post-season with momentum, but faltered Tuesday night in its second game of the single-A Zone tournament in Marysville. The 17ers opened the tournament with a dominating 11-2 win against Marysville on Monday, but lost 8-0 to

  • Obituaries | July 17, 2013

    Judy Davis

    Judy (Sara Jewell) Greer Davis, 78, of Lawrence died Saturday at her home in Lawrence.

  • Obituaries | July 17, 2013

    Edwin LeClair

    Edwin “Ed” Kenneth LeClair, 84, of Manhattan died Tuesday at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | July 17, 2013

    Edythe Porter

    Edythe S. Porter, 99, of Omaha, Nebraska, and formerly of Manhattan died Monday

  • Obituaries | July 17, 2013

    Robert Hatley

    Robert James Hatley, 41, of Ogden died Saturday at his home after an extended illness.

  • Obituaries | July 17, 2013

    Dolores Godwin

    Dolores Mary Godwin, 86, of Manhattan and formerly of Herington died Monday at Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | July 17, 2013

    Jean Keller

    Jean Keller, 86, of Manhattan died Sunday at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan.

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