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  • Local |Business | August 04, 2013

    Local lawyers build new firm

    Chris Bailey joined Gabrielle Thompson in a new law firm, Thompson & Bailey for the general practice of law. Bailey, a 20-year veteran child support attorney at Social and Rehabilitation Services, is a member of the Kansas Bar Association and has served as president of

  • Local |Business | August 04, 2013

    The Trust Company hires account admin

    Lori Coleman joined The Trust Company as account administrator.  Originally from Washington, Kan., Lori graduated from Brown Mackie School of Business.  Prior to joining The Trust Company, Lori was a court reporter for Riley County District Court.  Lori is a board member

  • Local |Business | August 04, 2013

    Pawnee offers new treatment program

    Pawnee Mental Health Services is offering level II intensive outpatient alcohol and other drug treatment in the Manhattan office.  Level II treatment is a structured approach for treating adults who abuse or are dependent on alcohol or other drugs. Level II, intensive outpatient treatment,

  • Local |Business | August 04, 2013

    Business receives e-community funding

    The Paxico Longbranch is the first small business to receive funding through the Wabaunsee County E-Community revolving loan fund, which was established in the fall of 2012. A traditional commercial loan, matched with a low interest e-community loan helped entrepreneurs, James and Mary Wurtz, take a

  • Gardening | August 04, 2013

    Cool-season vegetables ready to plant


    Vegetable gardens are still going strong. It’s time to make preparations for many of our cool-season vegetables that we did in the spring. Broccoli and cauliflower transplants can be planted now. Carrot and beet seeds can be sowed. At the end of August lettuce,

  • Arts, Leisure | August 04, 2013

    Discovery Center’s day camp and PetPoolooza

    Today Read to Dogs, 2-4 p.m. Read to a certified therapy dog. The dogs have been trained to listen, and they help children relax while reading. Avid readers welcome also. No sign up required. Manhattan Public Library Storytime Room. Monday Teen Gaing, 2-4 p.

  • Arts, Leisure | August 04, 2013

    Summer in Seattle


    For the past thirty-two years, the Seattle Chamber Music Society has presented a four-week series of chamber recitals each July.  With a comparatively spare set of only twelve Monday/Wednesday/Friday programs, the Festival may not yet have reached the status of Marlboro, Aspen,

  • Columns | August 04, 2013

    Russian-U.S. relations are caught in a trap

    One of the most far-reaching problems the United States faces is Congress’s intent ion to cut the military budget. Sequestration has led to cutbacks in a number of programs, and furloughs of civilian Defense Depart ment workers have cut their pay by 20 percent. Further

  • Court Calendar | August 02, 2013

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, August 5, 2013 9:00 – JJC 9:00 Alamin, Naim PLEA (12 CR 733 Poss Cocaine, etc) KSL III 9:00 Apple, Samuel Status (13 CR 361 Dom Batt) JJC III 9:00 Brooks, Michael SENTENCING (13 CR 6 Distribute MJ) KSL III 9:00 Burwell, George Status (13 TR 1731 DUI) BKD III 9:00 Campbell, Trey Status (13 CR 396 Poss MJ, Poss DP) BRW III 9:00

  • Local | August 02, 2013

    Wedding of 2 K-State alums to be largest ever for area


    The largest wedding reception in Manahttan’s history will go down on Saturday at the K-State Alumni Center with as many as 1,040 people attending the wedding and reception. When Manhattan residents Chelsea Spencer and Dylan Evans decided to tie the knot, they knew it was

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