Thursday, November 26, 2015


  • I Wonder | September 06, 2013

    How can the stadium be ‘under budget’?


    Q: I heard Kirk Schulz say that the new stadium expansion project was “under budget.” But the budget was $75 million, and it turned out to be $90 million. How is that “under budget”?

  • Local |Business | September 06, 2013

    Board denies rezoning for Body First fitness


    The Manhattan Urban Area Planning Board Thursday denied a request by Doug Sellers to rezone the Body First fitness center from a single family residential district to a C-2 commercial district. It did so by a 4-0 vote, citing concerns from abutting property owners over

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 06, 2013

    K-State’s Family of the Year includes 40+ alums

    Three sisters started a family legacy nearly 70 years ago that has resulted in four generations of Kansas State University Wildcats and one outstanding family. The Bebermeyer family will be recognized as the 2013 Kansas State University Family of the Year at Family Day Saturday at Bill

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | September 06, 2013

    Battery report determined to be false

    Investigators at the Riley County Police Department determined that information in an alleged battery case was false. In the early morning hours of Aug.18 police responded to a battery report in the south central portion of Manhattan. It was reported that a female victim jogging

  • Local |Business | September 06, 2013

    Tax service offers seminars on new health care law

    Liberty Tax Service is hosting Health Care Reform for Individuals. The seminar is free and will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Liberty Tax Service, 100 E Bluemont Ste. G in Manhattan. Come learn the impact of the new Affordable Care Act and how it

  • Manhattan High School | September 06, 2013

    Dimel ready to lead in final year

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    Winston Dimel has spent his whole life learning the game of football. The son of Kansas State assistant coach Dana Dimel, he spent his childhood on the gridiron, studying film and technique with his father and growing into the 6-foot-1, 220-pound frame he has today.

  • Local |Business | September 06, 2013

    Marriage for Keeps offers relationship workshop series

    The public is invited to attend a series of relationship workshops next week. Marriage for Keeps, a project of Catholic Charities of Northern Kansas and its Love Letters from Kansas public awareness campaign, invites those living in Manhattan to Get a GRIP (Great Relationships in

  • Obituaries | September 06, 2013

    Velma Asbury

    Velma Irene Asbury, 92, of Wamego died Wednesday at Midland Care Hospice in Topeka.

  • Obituaries | September 06, 2013

    Teresa Conde

    Teresa Conde, 54, of Manhattan, died Thursday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | September 06, 2013

    Gene Wiley

    Gene Wiley, 79, of Manhattan, died Wednesday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House following a courageous battle with biliary cancer.

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