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  • City unanimously approves 2013 audit

    The city commission unanimously approved the 2013 city audit on Tuesday. In March, the commission entered a five-year auditing agreement with Varney and Associates. Among Varney’s findings was a form for the quarter ending June 30, 2013, was filed with the IRS .

  • MHS volleyball team rolls through home triangular Vball1.phatch

    The Manhattan High volleyball team opened its home schedule with a dominating performance Tuesday night, sweeping Clay Center 25-5, 25-16 in the early match, before dispatching Rossville 25-12, 25-10. Senior middle blocker Kelsey Schroll led MHS with 18 kills on the .

  • MHS tennis takes 2nd at home Kristen mhstennis.phatch

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team put together a solid day in its first home action of the season at City Park, finishing second among four teams on Tuesday afternoon. Manhattan won seven matches to edge Marysville, who took third .

  • Indians settle for tie vs. T-Birds Mhssoccer8.phatch

    The Manhattan High boys’ soccer team went into Tuesday’s home opener at Bishop Stadium expecting to win. By the end of the second overtime, head coach Frank Alonso was thankful his team didn’t come away with a loss. .

  • Brace for a lively Thursday night

    Our attention doesn’t usually turn to a college football game in the middle of the week in mid-September. Then again, the Kansas State Wildcats don’t usually play on a Thursday night. Yet the Auburn Tigers, who finished second .

  • Support local students at huge fun run Saturday

    To the Editor I am writing to invite the community at large to come out and support our local kids and local schools at the seventh annual Body First School Fitness Challenge this Saturday at Anneberg Park. This event will .

  • Larry the Cable Guy entertains McCain crowd G.w.clift1

    Maybe the most memorable moment of the Larry the Cable Guy show as it was performed last Sunday night in K-State’s McCain Auditorium was the most obviously unrehearsed moment of the performance. Warm-up man Reno Collier was on when .


    Charles “Charlie” Thomas Lewis, 93, of Topeka, died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014. The family provided the following information. Charlie was born to James Thomas and Anna Melissa (Barker) Lewis on April 26, 1921, in Cherryvale. He attended a number of different schools in his early .


    Donna Marie Reuter, 80, of Alma, died Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, at Alma Manor. Donna was born Sept. 12, 1934, in rural Alma, the daughter of Harvey and Lillian Metzger Sommer.  Donna was a licensed abstractor and title agent and owned and operated the .

  • Marshall leads Tigers’ dynamic offensive attack

    Nick Marshall can run with the football. Kansas State coach Bill Snyder says he can throw it too. But the way this season has gone for K-State in defending quarterbacks who run, Marshall’s ability to do just that should .

  • Wildcats go as ground game goes Josh mug color

    Kansas State has been as balanced as any football team in the country through the first two games this season, yet the Wildcats are all about the run. It’s an equal opportunity offense for K-State when it comes to .

  • Auburn preps for rare non-conference road game

    It should come as no surprise that few outside of the state of Kansas have the 20th-ranked Wildcats beating No. 5 Auburn on Thursday night. On paper, the visiting Tigers do appear superior. After all, it was just last season when .


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