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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | May 02, 2013

    Lottery scam reported

    A 73-year-old man reported that he was scammed out of $40,000 over the course of several months after thinking he had won a lottery prize. Officer Matthew Droge said Edward Phelps, Manhattan, was contacted over the telephone in November 2012 by a person claiming Phelps had won

  • Arts, Leisure | May 02, 2013

    See local attractions with 5th-annual Get Around 2 It!

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    The cold, rain, and snow can’t stop you from getting around to seeing the cool things to do in the Little Apple. The fifth annual Get Around 2 It! is tonight from 5-8 at the Nature Exploration Center at the Sunset Zoo. Learn more about

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | May 02, 2013

    Gun found near Manhattan High School

    Police are investigating a handgun found in Sunset Cemetery Tuesday evening, but officials said there is no indication of a threat. The handgun was found inside the cemetery near the stone wall adjacent to the Manhattan High School West Campus by a custodian who was

  • Local |Fort Riley | May 02, 2013

    CAB change of command

    The 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division held a change-of-command ceremony this morning at Fort Riley’s Cavalry Parade Field. The “Demon” Brigade bid farewell to Col. John Morgan, who has commanded the unit since the summer of 2011, and welcomed Col. Matthew R. Lewis.

  • Obituaries | May 02, 2013

    Rosemary Snyder

    Rosemary C. Snyder, 94, of Manhattan died Tuesday at Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | May 02, 2013

    Harold Alexander

    Harold Eugene Alexander, 84, of Leonardville died Wednesday at the Leonardville Nursing Home in Leonardville.

  • Obituaries | May 02, 2013

    Mary Hanson

    Mary Katherine Hanson, 89, of Marysville died Tuesday at Cambridge Place in Marysville.

  • Obituaries | May 02, 2013

    Harold Alexander

    Harold Eugene Alexander, 84, of Leonardville died Wednesday at the Leonardville Nursing Home in Leonardville.

  • Obituaries | May 02, 2013

    Gilbert Wille

    Gilbert Herman Wille, 103, of Wamego died today at his residence in Wamego.

  • Movies | May 02, 2013

    ‘Pain and Gain’ is risky for the $10 admission price

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    There are some folks in Riley County who are going to enjoy seeing “Pain and Gain,” Michael Bay’s latest cinematic offering. But this is one time when members of the public, theater owners, and studio executives might agree that the movies need a multiple


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