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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | July 11, 2013

    Wabaunsee County Sheriff looking for more information about alleged theft

    At approximately 12:42 p.m. Monday a Wabaunsee County resident noticed an unfamiliar person driving a neighbor’s 2003 Chevy 3/4-ton truck, which was loaded with several items, on Wabaunsee Road West of Alma. The individual alerted the Wabaunsee County Sheriff’s Office, whose officers located the

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | July 11, 2013

    JC man arrested for child porn charges

    Junction City officers arrested a 28-year-old man Tuesday after they allegedly found child pornography on his home computer. Officials said Sean Vincent, a Fort Riley soldier, was arrested for five counts of possessing child pornography and possession of a controlled substance after officers executed a

  • Local |Kansas State University | July 11, 2013

    Plant pathology named best in U.S.

    The U.S. National Research Council has ranked Kansas State University’s department of plant pathology as the No. 1 plant pathology department in the nation. The council’s most recent Ranking of Plant Sciences Graduate Schools lists the university’s plant pathology department at No. 10

  • Obituaries | July 11, 2013

    Judith Miller

    Judith (Vick) Miller, 66, of Orlando, Fla., died May 13, in Orlando, Fla.

  • Local |Traffic | July 11, 2013

    Upcoming Poyntz and Humbolt closures

    Beginning Monday, July 15, N. 4th Street between Poyntz Avenue and Humbolt Street will be closed to traffic and street parking. Traffic will be detoured to 3rd and 5th Streets. Parking will be available in the Humbolt City parking lot, mall parking lot and side streets.

  • General Activities | July 11, 2013

    Olson’s bat pacing junior 17ers

    Baseballhitter.phatch

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers have struggled at times this season, despite the efforts of Jake Olson’s hot bat. Olson has been on a tear with the 17ers in his second season on the junior squad. He currently boasts a team-best .426 batting

  • Volleyball | July 11, 2013

    K-State has day off after loss at Games

    KAZAN, Russia — The Kansas State volleyball team got the day off Thursday, following the final match of pool play Wednesday in which the team lost to Russia in three sets. The Wildcats — playing as Team USA in the World University Games — was leading against the

  • General Activities | July 11, 2013

    Hole-in-one at Colbert Hills

    Avery Kitchel had a hole-in-one on Monday at Colbert Hills Golf Course. Kitchel used a driver on hole No. 9 on the par-3 course from 75 yards. It was witnessed by Elise Wall, Caden Hickel, Madison Janosz and Faith Walter.

  • General Activities | July 11, 2013

    Hole-in-one at Colbert Hills

    Kelsey McCarthy used an 8-iron on hole No. 5 at Colbert Hills Golf Course on Tuesday to record a hole-in-one. It was witnessed by Dustin Wichman, Wesley Grogan, Chad Myers and Susan Lowman.

  • General Activities | July 11, 2013

    10U Thunder baseball tryouts

    The Manhattan 10-and-under Thunder baseball team are conducting tryouts for the 2013-14 season. For more information, contact David Batt at (785) 565-1102 or Ryan Gamble at (785) 317-4866.


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