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  • Obituaries | June 10, 2013

    John Stauffer

    John R. Stauffer, 90, of Westmoreland and formerly of Blue Rapids, died May 23 at Westy Community Care Home in Westmoreland.

  • Local |Business | June 09, 2013

    15 restaurants serve up flavors of Aggieville during annual event


    Local foods were on display during the second annual Taste of the ’Ville Saturday as part of a fundraiser for an organization that promotes educational opportunities for women.  Hundreds gathered for the event, sampling foods from more than a dozen restaurants in Aggieville, including

  • Local |Government, Politics | June 09, 2013

    Even legislators aren’t entirely sure what went into the state budget

    The 2013 Kansas Legislative session ended a week ago. If you’re still trying to figure out precisely what it was that lawmakers did — well, you’re in good company. Even some lawmakers have spent the past few days filling in the blanks. “We were given

  • Local |Education |Government, Politics | June 09, 2013

    USD 378 to vote on bond

    Riley County citizens will vote in a special election Tuesday on a proposed $12.3 million bond to fund additions and renovations for USD 378 schools. The bond calls for the addition of a middle school wing to the existing high school. Currently, the middle school students are

  • Local |Traffic | June 09, 2013

    Bluemont Ave., U.S. 24 work to begin Monday

    Two road projects slated to begin Monday may affect Manhattan drivers. Crews will start work Monday on a two-block portion of Bluemont Avenue from Manhattan Avenue to 11th Street. Improvements include grading and surfacing, stormsewer and traffic-signal installation and the addition of a raised median

  • Obituaries | June 09, 2013

    Timothy DonLevy

    Timothy John DonLevy, White City, was born on July 19, 1960 and died in Topeka on May 18, 2013.

  • Obituaries | June 09, 2013

    Jessie Foster

    Jessie Arlene Foster, 82, died at Flower Mound Assisted Living in Flower Mound, Texas, on May 25 after suffering a stroke the previous week.

  • Obituaries | June 09, 2013

    Richard L. Livingood

    Richard L. “Lex” Livingood died Tuesday, June 4, 2013.

  • Obituaries | June 09, 2013

    Illene Bender

    Illene Almina Bender, 89, died on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013 in Avon, Indiana.

  • Obituaries | June 09, 2013

    Ronald Bumstead

    The Rev. Ronald L. Bumstead, 85, Humboldt, retired United Methodist minister, died Thursday.

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