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  • Local |Government, Politics | June 10, 2013

    City to tackle pool rules

    City commissioners will dive into the thorniest question of summer — which (if any) adults can walk into the pool area without paying — at their work session Tuesday evening. The question landed on commissioners desks after members of the public raised heck about policy changes put

  • Baseball | June 10, 2013

    Beavers win 12-4, force third game

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    CORVALLIS, Ore. — The celebration and the trip to Omaha is going to have to wait just a little while longer for Kansas State. The Wildcats were looking to win Game 2 of the Corvallis Super Regional and advance to the College World Series for the first

  • June 10, 2013

    Currie named AD of the Year

    Following a year that saw Kansas State reach unprecedented athletic, academic, administrative and fundraising success, John Currie was named an FBS Under Armour Athletic Director of the Year, the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) announced Monday. The honor, one of only four

  • 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.

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