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  • Men's Basketball | August 22, 2013

    K-State ranks among leaders in attendance

    Kansas State ranked among the Top 25 in men’s basketball attendance for the second consecutive season, as the NCAA released its attendance figures for last season on Wednesday. The Wildcats had 12,528 fans per game in 18 home games this past season to rank 24th nationally and

  • Obituaries | August 21, 2013

    Sean Lesperance

    Sean Michael Lesperance, 37, of Riley, died Monday at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan.

  • Local |Government, Politics | August 21, 2013

    Commission approves Thurston zoning

    City commissioners gave their final approval on the rezoning for two lots on Thurston Street by a 4-1 super-majority vote. City staff and the planning board previously recommended that commissioners deny rezoning of 1021 and 1027 Thurston St. from an R-2 residential district with a traditional family

  • Local |Business |Kansas State University | August 21, 2013

    Rezoning passes for new McDonald’s


    City commissioners unanimously approved a request from McDonald’s Tuesday to rezone a tract near the corner of Fourth Street and Bluemont Avenue from an R-2 family residential district to a C-5 highway service commercial district. Eric Cattell, assistant director of planning, said the rezoning

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | August 21, 2013

    Wife: Accused troubled

    The wife of a Fort Riley soldier accused of murder testified under cross-examination Wednesday that her husband had psychological problems around the time the crime was committed. Daniel Parker, 26, is accused by the state of shooting a semi-automatic M4 rifle at a motorcycle clubhouse off

  • Local | August 21, 2013

    Childhood obesity rates down in Kansas


    Kansas was among 19 states whose childhood obesity rates decreased in recent years, according to a new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The study, released earlier this month, showed a only slight decline in childhood obesity from 2008 to 2011 in those states. Kansas

  • Local |Kansas State University | August 21, 2013

    Animal science professor named to hall of fame

    Whether it was through his role as coach of the Kansas State University Meat Judging Team, advisor to Block & Bridle or Ag Student Council or one of the many classes he taught as a professor of animal science, a generation of Kansans learned from

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | August 21, 2013

    Woman found dead in Junction City

    A woman was found dead in Junction City Tuesday night, according to a press release from the Junction City Police Department. The police and EMS responded to the 700 block of West Eighth Street at about 7 p.m. after reports that someone had been shot. Upon

  • Local |Kansas State University |Fort Riley | August 21, 2013

    K-State to renew partnership with Fort Riley

    Kansas State University and the 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley will renew a partnership in an on-campus ceremony on Aug. 28. The public is invited to attend. Kirk Schulz, K-State president, and Maj. Gen. Paul Funk II, 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley commanding general,

  • General Activities | August 21, 2013

    Titans holding tryouts

    The 14U Manhattan Titan baseball team will hold tryouts this Sunday Aug. 25, at Eisenhower South from 2 to 4 p.m.  For a player to be eligible his birth date must be 05/01/1999 or later.  This is a competitive traveling team. For more information you can

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