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  • Obituaries | July 07, 2013

    H. Wayne Fink

    Henry Wayne Fink, died June 13, 2013, at Mercy Regional Health Center. The family provided some of the following information.

  • Obituaries | July 07, 2013

    Joan Harris

    Joan Marie Harris died Friday, June 28, 2013.

  • July 07, 2013

    Medevac company prepares to help U.S., allies and enemies injured in Afghanistan

    Flight plans.phatch

    Dreams and goals can come from anywhere, but 1st Lt. Justin Stewart’s are literally on the horizon. Stewart is a section leader in the medevac (short for medical evacuation) company of the General Support Aviation Battalion. The unit, part of the Combat Aviation Brigade

  • July 07, 2013

    K-State alumnus collects devices to help bring back lost memories

    Dave roth 2.jpeg.phatch

    The love of music that Broadway musician Dave Roth and his mother share helps her overcome Alzheimer’s disease, if only for brief moments. About a year-and-a-half ago, Roth, a Kansas native and K-State alumnus, attended a private screening of the documentary “Alive Inside” as

  • Off The Beat | July 07, 2013

    Vacation anticipation


    I love to travel. But I’m beginning to think that I like planning my next trip more than the trip itself. I read a study recently that said merely thinking about a getaway boosts a person’s happiness for up to eight weeks prior

  • General Activities | July 07, 2013

    Junior 17ers lose two in Salina

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers fell Friday and Saturday in the 23rd Annual Kansas Grand Slam Wood Bat Tournament in Salina. Manhattan dropped Friday’s contest against the Salina Eagles 10-2 in five innings and lost again Saturday afternoon to the Topeka Scrappers 9

  • General Activities | July 07, 2013

    Senior 17ers lose Saturday opener, 2-0

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers opened their Saturday with a tough loss in Topeka, losing to the Wichita Sluggers, 2-0, in the Great Plains Shootout. The 17ers outhit Wichita 8-5, but couldn’t manage to push across a run, as the Sluggers scored

  • Football | July 07, 2013

    Lockett, Thompson on Hornung watch list

    Kansas State wide receivers and special teams stars Tyler Lockett and Tramaine Thompson were named to the preseason watch list for the Paul Hornung Award on Friday. The award, given to the most versatile player in major college football, is in its fourth year of

  • General Activities | July 07, 2013

    Optimist Moxie struggles at Topeka Slugfest

    Last weekend was a struggle for the Manhattan Optimist 16-and-under Moxie softball team, as it traveled to Topeka for a tournament. The Moxie lost to the Topeka Heat in the opening pool play game, 3-1. Despite leading 1-0 through the fifth inning, the Moxie gave

  • Baseball | July 07, 2013

    K-State’s Meyer named TCL Player of the Week

    Kansas State outfielder Mitch Meyer was named the Texas Collegiate League (TCL) Player of the Week after beginning the summer on fire for the East Texas Pump Jacks. Meyer, who will be a junior this next season for the Wildcats, is hitting .419 (13 for 31) with a

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