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  • Local |Government, Politics | July 14, 2013

    J.C. officials say they can’t account for 30% of water; they suspect thievery

    Junction City officials are asking for the public’s help in identifying whoever is responsible for the theft of as much as 30 percent of the city’s entire water usage. In a statement released on the city’s website, officials said they have been unable

  • Local |Business | July 14, 2013

    3rd Street mainstay coming back

    A former mainstay of North Third Street is coming back to an area that’s seen better days. A Richmond, Mo. couple, have announced their intent to re-open KFC in a new building at the site of the existing abandoned restaurant, 901 N. Third St. Rajeev

  • Local |Government, Politics | July 14, 2013

    What’s behind the idea of a building commission

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    On Monday, Riley County commissioners announced their intent to create a public building commission. The creation of such a commission raises several questions, among them why would the commission exist, what would it do and who would be impacted by it? Discussion of the idea

  • Volleyball | July 14, 2013

    Wildcats pick up first victory at Games

    Staff reports KAZAN, Russia — After four matches that saw the Kansas State volleyball team’s defense block well, the Wildcats put together its most impressive offensive effort thus far at the World University Games en route to sweeping Norway Saturday morning to get their first

  • General Activities | July 14, 2013

    Senior 17ers 3-0 in KSU showcase


    Through three games at the Kansas State showcase this weekend, the American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers have let pitching and defense lead the way, and the returns have been positive. With a 3-0 record and just four runs allowed on the weekend, all of

  • July 14, 2013

    Wolfords’ charity event, foundation growing


    When the first Wildcats Legends for Charity event was held in 2009, Kansas State football coach Bill Snyder was moved by the reception for the event. And when he spoke to the crowd in Kite’s Bar and Grill, packed with nearly two-dozen former K-State football

  • General Activities | July 14, 2013

    Junior 17ers go 1-2 in South Dakota

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers baseball team opened the Sioux Falls Classic with a win and two losses in South Dakota over the weekend. Manhattan lost Friday’s pool-play opener 8-0 against Sleepy Eye (Minn.), but rebounded Saturday afternoon with a 10-7 win

  • General Activities | July 14, 2013

    Little Apple Football Association tryouts announced

    The fifth grade Little Apple Football Association Indians will be conducting tryouts on July 15 and July 22, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Northeast Community Park, 680 Knox Lane in Manhattan. No tackle football history is necessary. Proper attire is t-shirt, shorts and cleats/tennis shoes. Please bring

  • Baseball | July 14, 2013

    Kivett and Conlon make it official

    With the signing deadline for Major League Baseball draftees expiring Friday afternoon, infielders Ross Kivett and Shane Conlon have elected to return to Kansas State for the 2014 season. Kivett, the 2013 Big 12 Player of the Year, was drafted in the 10th round by the Cleveland Indians,

  • Football | July 14, 2013

    Cats’ Zimmerman named to Thorpe Award watch list

    K-State senior defensive back Ty Zimmerman was one of 48 players nationally — including eight from the Big 12 — to be named to the Jim Thorpe Award watch list on Friday. Zimmerman’s inclusion on the list, the first of his career, marks the 10th time a Wildcat

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