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  • Local |Business | April 10, 2014

    Community Foundation Awards to be presented

    There’s no acting involved with these awards. The Community Foundation Awards, presented by the Greater Manhattan Community Foundation, will honor people who devote themselves to making a positive impact in the community. The CFA event is scheduled from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the

  • Local |Education | April 10, 2014

    383 to resume testing, citing funding risk

    Just a day after making the decision to stop state assessments, USD 383 will have to resume them. Superintendent Bob Shannon said that in a conversation with the Kansas State Department of Education, he and Carol Adams —district director of teaching and learning — were informed the

  • Local |Business | April 10, 2014

    Tribute band to bring Beatles’ hits to Wareham Opera House

    Wareham Opera House is preparing for a British invasion. The Fab Four will make an appearance in the Little Apple Friday night when “Yesterday: The Beatles Tribute” comes to the Wareham stage. The group performs Beatles classics from all of the band’s eras, from

  • Local |Traffic | April 10, 2014

    Improvement projects to begin Monday at two major intersections

    Construction at two major city intersections will start Monday. Additional turn lanes will be constructed at the intersection of Tuttle Creek Boulevard and McCall Road, and at the intersection of U.S. 24 and East Poyntz Avenue. Through traffic will be reduced to one lane at

  • Local |Government & Politics | April 10, 2014

    County extends deal to provide health services

    The Riley County Commission Thursday approved a measure to extend the partnership between the Riley County Health Department and the Konza Prairie Community Health and Dental Center. Konza has had a satellite dental center within the Riley County Health Department since 2007. The extended partnership allows

  • Arts & Leisure | April 10, 2014

    ‘Anton’ adds to season’s successes at Purple Masque


    K-State’s Purple Masque Theater, in East Memorial Stadium, has had a terrific year. Everything I’ve seen in it has been entertaining. And on April 12 it will be the home for performances of plays — perhaps five of them — written and rehearsed inside twenty-four hours.

  • April 10, 2014

    Indians’ Wohler signs with KWU

    Manhattan High senior Tyler Wohler made his college destination official Wednesday morning, signing a letter of intent to play baseball at Kansas Wesleyan next year. Wohler, who caught a perfect game last week for the Indians in a win over Topeka High, said the Coyotes

  • Arts & Leisure | April 10, 2014

    ‘Manhattan’ showing on big screen, Junction City on stage this weekend

    It’s a weekend to celebrate Manhattan.  Have you ever wanted to see a movie based on our hometown? Well, then don’t miss your chance at the official K-State premiere of the film “Manhattan.” The film will start at 6 p.m. Sunday in the

  • Baseball | April 10, 2014

    K-State fights off Nebraska for 10-6 road victory

    LINCOLN, Neb.  — The Kansas State baseball team scored six runs in the second inning, but four late insurance runs proved key as the Wildcats defeated Nebraska 10-6 on Wednesday at Hawks Field. Behind 1-0 entering the second inning, the Wildcats (20-13) sent 12 batters to

  • Local |Kansas State University |Arts & Leisure | April 10, 2014

    Variety of cultural events on tap at K-State

    The remainder of April brings lots of cultural events to the Kansas State University campus. The following events, sponsored by the university’s McCain Performance Series, Mariana Kistler Beach Museum of Art and the School of Music, Theatre, and Dance, will take place on campus.

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