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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | March 27, 2013

    Status hearing set for Ogden man

    Another status hearing was set for the Ogden man accused of killing a 6-month-old baby in Riley Court District Court Tuesday afternoon. Michael Dechant, 19, appeared in front of Magistrate Judge William Malcolm via video communication from the Riley County Jail, with his lawyer, Larry McRell,

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | March 27, 2013

    Police estimate damage to Pawnee building at $15,000

    Police are estimating that the damage caused by a driver who apparently intentionally drove into Pawnee Mental Health Services on Claflin Road Tuesday is approximately $15,000. Officer Matthew Droge clarified Wednesday that the driver, Michael West, 61, 1416 Yuma St., struck a sign and light posts in front

  • Local |Kansas State University | March 27, 2013

    KSU to have electronic waste event

    If electronic waste like old computers, TVs, cellphones and more are gathering dust in the basement or garage, then it’s time for some “green cleaning” with the help of Manhattan’s second electronic waste collection event. A variety of electronics will be accepted for

  • Obituaries | March 27, 2013

    William Michel

    William Michel, 81, of Manhattan died Wednesday today at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | March 27, 2013

    Sylvia Joy

    Sylvia Lorraine Joy, 92, died Saturday at Council Grove HealthCare Center in Council Grove.

  • Obituaries | March 27, 2013

    Jack Dailey

    Jack R. Dailey, 63, died Saturday in Camar, Mo., from a heart attack.

  • Obituaries | March 27, 2013

    William Moore

    William Thomas “Bill” Moore, 68, of Manhattan died today at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan.

  • Editorials | March 27, 2013

    Next robo-call will come too soon

    We’re not big fans of robo-calls. They’re a nuisance, and that’s putting it nicely. That’s true whether the taped voice on the other end of the line is peddling Caribbean cruises or extolling the virtues of a particular candidate. Thus we

  • Letters | March 27, 2013

    Your vote is important in city’s spring elections

    To the Editor: With elections coming soon, the League of Women Voters of Manhattan/Riley County urges citizens to vote — either in advance or on election day, April 2.

  • Letters | March 27, 2013

    Support KSU women at WNIT game Thursday

    To the Editor: Although the Kansas State men’s basketball season is over for this year, the Kansas State women’s basketball team has made it to the third round of the WNIT by beating Illinois State 57 to 48 Monday night.

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