Thursday, July 2, 2015


  • Arts, Leisure | June 30, 2013

    Your cultural menu for the week of July 4

    Today Read to Dogs, 2-4 p.m. Read to a certified therapy dog. The dogs have been trained to listen, and they help children relax while reading. Avid readers welcome also. No sign up required. Manhattan Public Library Storytime Room. Jazz Brunch, 11 a.m.-1

  • Columns | June 30, 2013

    Obama is no heavy hitter in foreign policy

    Watching President Barack Obama in Asia and Europe, it seems he is either out of his element when it comes to dealing with some of the world’s problems or doesn’t take it seriously. Prior to his European visit, he met with Chinese leader

  • General Activities | June 30, 2013

    Klug brothers playing together for one last time

    Bb brothers

    In the realm of high-school athletics, two brothers playing for the same team is not uncommon. But more often than not, enough of an age or talent gap exists that one ends up on the bench or playing JV while the other plays a more

  • Obituaries | June 30, 2013

    Arthur Edward “Art” Holtman

    Arthur Edward “Art” Holtman, 94, of Manhattan died Thursday at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan.

  • Columns | June 30, 2013

    Politicizing the farm bill debate


    Remember the old Rice Krispies breakfast cereal threesome, Snap, Crackle and Pop? My two sisters and I liked those puppet characters named for the cereal’s auditory freshness (supposed by marketing types). I was Crackle, because I like he was in the middle and he

  • Obituaries | June 30, 2013

    Robert C. Osborne

    Robert C. Osborne, 73, a longtime Manhattan resident died June 20 at his residence in Fountain, Colo.

  • Obituaries | June 30, 2013

    Lorene H. Craig

    Lorene H. Craig, 98, of Wamego died Friday at the Valley Vista Good Samaritan Center in Wamego.

  • Local |Business | June 30, 2013

    Ice company opens

    N’ICE, a wholesale ice company, is opening to fill a void left by Manhattan Ice during the south-end redevelopment project.  N’ICE sells eight and 20 pound bags of ice, and delivers to Manhattan and surrounding area.  To ask for quotes or to

  • Local |Business | June 30, 2013

    Chief investment officer retires

    David Weaver announced his retirement as chief investment officer for the Kansas State University Foundation effective Dec. 31. Weaver earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Kansas State University in 1970. He has more than 40 years of experience in agricultural, commercial and residential real estate

  • Local |Business | June 30, 2013

    CivicPlus hires more help

    Cory Young, originally from Clovis, N.M., and a Kansas State University graduate, joined the CivicPlus Content Development team.  Young graduated from K-State with a bachelor’s degree in computer science with an emphasis in software engineering.  While attending K-State, he was a

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