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  • Arts, Leisure | April 16, 2013

    Topeka Symphony to present ‘Best of Broadway’

    TOPEKA — The Topeka Symphony will present a “Best of Broadway” Pops concert on Saturday in White Concert Hall on the Washburn University campus.  The 7:30 p.m. program will be conducted by guest conductor Robert Olson, director of orchestras at the University of Missouri Kansas

  • Local |Education | April 16, 2013

    MHS teacher glad her sister is OK

    Manhattan High business teacher Paige McCarthy had the Boston Marathon showing on a projector in her classroom while her students worked. Her sister, Tracy Epps, who lives in Tennessee, was running in the marathon. McCarthy hoped to see Tracy cross the finish line. As it

  • Columns | April 16, 2013

    Suicide stigma adds to grief

    I appreciate Dr. Palmer Meek’s recent effort to clarify the tragic death of Scott Marshall. I will always recall with great sadness the heartbreaking loss of a young man so filled with promise and potential. I understand the need to correct the misleading information

  • Letters | April 16, 2013

    If we were taxed as others are, U.S. would be stronger

    To the Editor: Monday was tax day.  Many on the right yell that we are so overtaxed they want to take their guns to Washington.

  • Letters | April 16, 2013

    4-Hers’ garage sale will help pay for Washington trip

    To The Editor: Citizen Washington Focus is a program offered to youth in the 4-H program. This June, 18 4-Hers and five chaperons will travel by bus to Washington, D.C., and stay at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Md., where we

  • Women's Basketball | April 16, 2013

    Chambers goes 22nd to LA Sparks

    Chambers.phatch

    Brittany Chambers has only been to Los Angeles once before — an overnight trip home after Kansas State’s game at UC Santa Barbara back in December. All that’s about to change now, though, as the senior guard was selected as the 22nd overall pick

  • Manhattan High School | April 16, 2013

    MHS tennis takes home meet

    Mhsboytennis 2.phatch

    On a cold, breezy day at City Park, the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team won its only home quad of the year on Monday afternoon. Rescheduled from April 9 after a rainout, the Indians pulled out the team victory with 10 points, ahead of second-place Marysville with

  • Manhattan High School | April 16, 2013

    Indian swimmers top Emporia at home meet

    Facing a quick turnaround from last week’s home meet on Wednesday, the Manhattan High girls’ swimming and diving team still had enough in the tank to win on Monday. The Indians scored 426 points to finish ahead of second-place Emporia (361) and third-place Garden City (316). Hays (153)

  • Manhattan High School | April 16, 2013

    Indians lose two at triangular

    Monday was a long night for the Manhattan High softball team. Hosting a triangular with Derby and Wichita Northwest, the Indians lost a tight game 3-2 in the late innings in the first game of the day, then had to sit and watch while the

  • Local |Kansas State University | April 16, 2013

    Kansas students win $50k award

    An interdisciplinary team of graduate students from Kansas State University, the University of Kansas and the University of Missouri-Kansas City won the Urban Land Institute’s Gerald D. Hines Student Urban Design Competition with the entry “The Armory.” The award includes $50,000 for the students. The


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