Tuesday, August 4, 2015


  • Neighbors | May 13, 2013

    Officer once worked on reality TV show

    Lab 0270.phatch

    Though Officer Matthew Droge wanted to be a policeman since he was a young child, his first real experience with crime prevention came while working as part of a five-person loss prevention team at Arrowhead Towne Center in Glendale, Ariz. There, Droge worked undercover to

  • Local |Government, Politics | May 13, 2013

    City to decide on bonds for CivicPlus building

    The City Commission will hold a special meeting Tuesday to approve issuance of bonds for the CivicPlus project downtown. The 5 p.m. session at City Hall is a follow-up to the Commission‘s approval last year of an economic development package facilitating the expansion of

  • Obituaries | May 13, 2013

    Ila Lane

    Ila Mae Lane, 85, of Manhattan died Saturday at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | May 13, 2013

    Joseph Staten

    Joseph R. Staten, 71, a longtime Manhattan resident, died Sunday at Autumn Hills in Riley.

  • Obituaries | May 13, 2013

    Carmen Cordova

    Carmen Cordova, 100, of Lakewood, Colo., died March 15, in Lakewood, Colo.

  • Obituaries | May 13, 2013

    Kenneth Casey

    Kenneth K. “Ken” Casey, 80, of Manhattan died Monday at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan.

  • Local |Kansas State University | May 13, 2013

    K-State named ‘Generous U’

    Kansas State University has been named “Generous U” for its student philanthropy, K-State Proud, by the Sillerman Center for the Advancement of Philanthropy at Brandeis University. K-State Proud is a student-led, nationally recognized fundraising campaign for K-State. Guided by the leadership of Student Foundation, the

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | May 13, 2013

    Man arrested for sexual battery

    Riley County officers arrested a Manhattan man Saturday evening after he allegedly fondled a woman without her consent. Ralph Francis Walters, 58, 1131 Thurston St., was arrested for aggravated sexual battery after a 34-year-old woman accused him of fondling her breasts while she was intoxicated. Officer Matthew

  • Football | May 13, 2013

    Klein impresses at Texans minicamp

    Texans rookies footba kind.phatch

    Listening to Houston Texans coach Gary Kubiak, it sounds like Collin Klein might just be sticking around for awhile. The former Kansas State quarterback was unsigned as an undrafted rookie free agent, but received an invitation to the Houston Texans rookie minicamp for a tryout.

  • Baseball | May 13, 2013

    Cats sweep Jayhawks, take 2-game lead in Big 12

    LAWRENCE — Mitch Meyer drove in a career-high three runs and Kansas State pieced together solid pitching performances as the Wildcats completed the season sweep of Kansas with a 7-3 win Sunday at Hoglund Ballpark. K-State improved to 37-15 overall and 14-7 in Big 12 play. The 37

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