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  • Obituaries | April 17, 2013

    Larry George

    Larry Dean George, 64, of Manhattan died Monday at the Select Specialty Hospital of Kansas City, Kan.

  • Obituaries | April 17, 2013

    Darrell Gregory

    Darrell C. Gregory 76, died Monday at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | April 17, 2013

    Donald Mock

    Donald Eugene Mock, 74, of Manhattan died Monday.

  • Obituaries | April 17, 2013

    Robert Wild

    Robert “Bob” Wild, 75, of Manhattan died Tuesday at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | April 17, 2013

    Karl Lindenmuth

    Karl Eugene Lindenmuth, 76, of rural Wamego died Monday at Select Specialty Hospital in Topeka.

  • Obituaries | April 17, 2013

    Brian Johnson

    Brian K. Johnson, 49, of Manhattan died Tuesday at Mercy Regional Health Center. Services are pending with Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home.

  • April 17, 2013

    Indians cruise to sweep of Blue Jays


    On a cold, blustery day at Norvell Field Tuesday evening, pitching and defense proved to be the difference for the Manhattan High baseball team. While Junction City struggled in the field and on the mound, Manhattan managed a day of error-free baseball en route to

  • Editorials | April 17, 2013

    Protect funding for higher education

    Given the many needs of Kansas State University and the other Kansas Board of Regents institutions, simply maintaining current state funding for higher education seems inadequate. Yet given legislative proposals that call for funding cuts of up to 4 percent, maintaining current funding this year is

  • Columns | April 17, 2013

    Let’s make a great city better

    Editor’s note: John Matta was elected Manhattan’s new mayor Tuesday. This, edited for length, is the text of his remarks. First, I want to thank outgoing commissioners Loren Pep-perd and Jim Sherow for their service. Both are former mayors and have given an

  • Movies | April 17, 2013

    ‘Camp’ modest in story, cinematic sophistication


    At the beginning of “Camp,” a new indy movie currently playing at the local twelve-plex, there is a passage about the tough life of ten-year-old Eli (Miles Elliot). His mother doesn’t want him to leave his room in their shack of a house. She

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