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  • Obituaries | June 11, 2013

    Kurt Erickson

    Kurt Louis Erickson, 28, of Clay Center died Wednesday at his residence in Clay Center from self-inflicted wounds.

  • Obituaries | June 11, 2013

    Kenneth Fowler

    Kenneth A. Fowler, 56, of Wakefield died Sunday at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan.

  • Letters | June 11, 2013

    Thanks for a great time at Regional K-State hosted

    To the Editor: My son and I spent the weekend of May 31 to June 2 in your city for the NCAA Region-als. The reason I’m writing to the people of Manhattan and Kansas State University is to compli-ment you on the great reception we received

  • Columns | June 11, 2013

    Save our historic auditorium

    On June 4, Mayor John Matta and City Commissioners Wynn Butler, Usha Reddi and Rich Jankovich voted to trample on the graves of Riley County’s 101 Gold Star Veterans from World War II and dishonor 2,500 soldiers who returned by defacing the Peace Memorial Auditorium at City

  • Letters | June 11, 2013

    Why not lower pool fees and make all patrons pay?

    To the Editor: Let me throw a little some-thing on the fire concerning the swimming pool policy of charging non-swimming adults at the Manhattan pools.

  • Baseball | June 11, 2013

    Cats’ rally falls short in 4-3 loss

    Ncaa oregon st kansas kind1.phatch

    CORVALLIS, Ore. — Oregon State left fielder Michael Conforto might not be allowed in the state of Kansas for a long while. The All-American may be the one single reason why the Kansas State Wildcats are not making a trip to Omaha, Neb. for the College

  • General Activities | June 11, 2013

    Lasers go 2-1

    The Manhattan Optimist 18-and-under Lasers softball team earned a 2-1 record in pool play at the “Take a Bite Outta the Lil Apple” Tournament in Wamego this weekend. Manhattan tied for second in pool play, but Sunday’s single-elimination bracket play was cancelled because of

  • General Activities | June 11, 2013

    Midwest Yankees win

    The 13-and-under Midwest Yankees won the NBC Hays tournament this past weekend. On Saturday, the Yankees defeated the Salina Orioles 14-3 then the Rice County Rattlers 5-4. On Sunday, the Yankees played the R.C. Rattlers and won 16-2 to get to the championship game.

  • General Activities | June 11, 2013

    Titans take second

    The 11-and-under Manhattan Titans got second place in the NBC Hays tournament this past weekend. The Titans went 5-1 overall and lost 3-2 in the championship game to the Topeka Renegades. Manhattan defeated the Cimarron River Rattlers 10-5, Hays Grizzlies 17-0, Norton Blue Jays 10-1

  • General Activities | June 11, 2013

    Moxie plays in home tourney

    The Manhattan Optimist 18-and-under Moxie softball team played in the “Take a Bite Outta the Lil Apple” tournament in Manhattan and Wamego this past weekend. The Moxie used a big first inning to defeat the Indy Storm, 10-0 in first game of pool play. 

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