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Lifestyle

  • Arts, Leisure | August 08, 2013

    Weekend events focusd on the kiddos

    Plan.your.week1

    Several events this weekend are for kids or feature area youth. On Friday morning, don’t miss the timeless tale about a mischievous flying boy and his band of Lost Boys that never grow up with Disney’s “Peter Pan,” at 10 a.m. and 2 p.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | August 08, 2013

    Victim takes stand, saying burglar was after marijuana

    Witness testimony continued Thursday in a trial for a Manhattan man accused of armed robbery in an October 5, 2012, home invasion. Levertis Horne, 22, was charged with two counts of aggravated robbery, two counts of attempted robbery, one count of aggravated battery and one count of aggravated

  • Local |Kansas State University | August 08, 2013

    Alumni give $10 million to business college

    Paul and Sandra Edgerley, Brookline, Massachusetts, gave a $10 million gift to support the new building for the College of Business Administration at Kansas State University. The proposed building plan has 140,000 square feet of space featuring tiered classrooms, a large showcase lecture hall, computer labs, a

  • Local |Kansas State University | August 08, 2013

    Dean honored as chemical society fellow

    Peter Dorhout, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and professor of chemistry at Kansas State University, has been selected as a 2013 American Chemical Society fellow and will be recognized at the society’s upcoming fall national meeting in Indianapolis. “This is an honor

  • Local |Kansas State University | August 08, 2013

    K-State to host native grasslands conference

    Nearly 200 researchers, students, ranchers and conservationists will gather in Manhattan Aug. 12-14 for the biennial America’s Grasslands Conference. The event will focus on the status, threats and opportunities facing America’s declining grasslands. It is the first time for Kansas State University to host

  • Obituaries | August 08, 2013

    Wanda Williamson

    Wanda Booz Williamson, 96, of Manhattan died Wednesday at Meadowlark Hills - Bramlage House. She was born Oct. 1, 1916, at Glen Elder. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, KS 66502.

  • Obituaries | August 08, 2013

    Gene Henry

    Gene Henry, 75, of Randolph died Wednesday at Autumn Hills in Riley. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley.

  • Obituaries | August 08, 2013

    Wanda Bowman

    Wanda Bowman, 83, died Sunday at her home in Clyde.

  • Obituaries | August 08, 2013

    Claus Ehlers

    Claus Ehlers, 94, of Elkhart, Ind., died Wednesday at his residence.

  • Letters | August 08, 2013

    Young students welcome at KSU’s Beach Museum

    To the Editor: Soon the school buses will be seen all over Manhattan as the new school year begins. As it has been for the last 17 years, so, too, the doors of the Beach Museum will open, and eager children will be shown the many


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