Tuesday, April 28, 2015


  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Nuss has always focused on citizens’ quality of life

    To the Editor: Debbie Nuss is well-informed regarding the many issues that Manhattan citizens are faced with today. She understands the importance of cooperation between the city, Kansas State University and Fort Riley in developing a community that is beneficial to all of us.

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Rozell has long been committed to schools

    To the Editor: Please join me in voting for Marcia Rozell for the USD 383 Board of Education.

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Strawn brings experience, integrity to commission

    To the Editor: Difficult decisions require someone with a breadth of experience in ethical choices. Balancing opposing views for the most good of the many applies good ethics.

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Nuss, Reddi and McCulloh care deeply for Manhattan

    To the Editor: Let’s bring balance to our City Commission by voting for three very capable women who care for the community and the folks who live here.

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Conservatism is best philosophy for city race

    To the Editor: While I subscribe to conservative political principles, I commend all candidates whose motive for serving is a commitment to their convictions. This election may be nonpartisan, but make no mistake, it is about political ideology, with three philosophies on display: liberalism, moderation

  • Columns | March 31, 2013

    Trip to Israel put Obama on the spot

    President Barack Obama’s visit to Israel was a success.  He handled himself well both with the Israelis and the Palestinians.  His language with regard to Iran was tough, but not belligerent.  He made all of the important stops during his visit

  • March 31, 2013

    Closed corner store still cornerstone in Glasco

    The corner store. Many towns have those typical, traditional stores on a corner of main street.  Today we’ll learn about a corner store which was repurposed by a community foundation which is pursuing several strategies to keep the community viable. Joan Nothern is

  • Manhattan High School | March 29, 2013

    Experience not an issue for MHS softball

    Top to bottom, the Manhattan High softball team has plenty of experience returning to the diamond this season. But that doesn’t mean the team doesn’t have a few holes to fill in the corners of its infield. The Indians lost two impact players

  • Manhattan High School | March 29, 2013

    Indians host Trojans in opener today

    Manhattan High baseball coach Don Hess is ready to see his team in action. He’s practiced with them every day for weeks now, but because of inclement weather and spring break, the team’s opportunities to spend time on an actual baseball diamond have

  • Local | March 29, 2013

    New photo exhibit to feature images of tallgrass prairie


    Starting Monday, visitors to the Discovery Center can see photos of landscapes and wildlife indigenous to the area taken by a renowned photographer. The exhibit, called “Touch the Sky: Prairie Photographs with Jim Brandenburg,” begins Monday and continues through May 26 at the Flint Hills Discovery

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