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  • Arts, Leisure | September 27, 2013

    Dorothy to take the stand as Wamego preps for OztoberFest


    WAMEGO — Court will come to order in Oz. Dorothy Gale will have to answer for her alleged crimes at OztoberFest on Saturday. The K-State Mock Trial Club has changed its usual format for the festival, staging a fundraiser at which the audience will be the

  • Columns | September 27, 2013

    Cameron: an evening conversation

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    Perhaps you noticed a story this week about the Jarbeaux House, that historic little structure at Fourth and Bluemont. City officials are puzzled about what to do with the place. So I have a suggestion. How about turning it into a mini-hospital — you know, kind

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | September 27, 2013

    RCPD reaching out to Manhattan’s Hispanic residents

    Police are reaching out to the local Hispanic community. With a relationship compromised by cultural differences, language barriers, racial and immigration issues, the Riley County Police Department is working to build stronger and more positive relationships with the 3,000-plus Hispanic residents in the area. 

  • September 27, 2013

    Ranch to host festival

    Visitors can get a taste of farm life at the Fall Festival on the Farm planned for the next five weekends at the Lazy T Ranch near Manhattan. The event starts tonight and continues through Saturday and Sunday and the following weekends through October 27, according

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 27, 2013

    Professor’s book promotes freehand sketching

    When it comes to writing, Kansas State University’s Peter Magyar knows how to “draw” on success. The College of Architecture, Planning & Design professor has just released his eighth book — and his third this year — that, like most of his other books, focuses on

  • Volleyball | September 27, 2013

    Wildcats open Big 12 at West Virginia

    The Kansas State volleyball team will be riding a 12-1 start as it heads to Morgantown, West Virginia, for its Big 12 opener against West Virginia (13-1) Saturday night.  First serve is set for 5:30 p.m. at WVU Coliseum. K-State head coach Suzie Fritz has

  • Area Schools | September 27, 2013

    Indians tie in OT with Washburn Rural

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    The boys’ soccer match between Washburn Rural and Manhattan High had a little bit of everything Thursday night at Bishop Stadium. Except a winner and a loser. For the second consecutive year, the large crowd went home to a 3-3 tie after two overtime periods

  • Manhattan High School | September 27, 2013

    Undersized Bieber makes big impact

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    Even at the high-school level, the average defensive lineman weighs more than 200 pounds. But being undersized hasn’t stopped Manhattan High’s Henry Bieber, who stands at 6-feet tall and weighs 185 pounds as a defensive end for the Indians. Facing larger, but oftentimes slower offensive

  • Manhattan High School | September 27, 2013

    Indians come up short in Lawrence dual

    With eight days between matches for the Manhattan High girls’ tennis team, the rust started to show a little bit on Thursday. Traveling to Lawrence for a dual with Lawrence High, Manhattan came up just short, falling 5-4. A year ago at this meet, they

  • Manhattan High School | September 27, 2013

    MHS golfers take 3rd at Rural Invite

    Competing in the 10-team Washburn Rural Invitational on Thursday, the Manhattan High girls’ golf team shot a 370 to take third place at the Wamego Country Club. Kylie McCarthy battled through tough conditions to shoot an 80 and win the tournament, sinking birdie putts on two of

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