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  • Obituaries | February 10, 2013

    Vasanta Pallem

    Dr. Vasanta Lakshmi Pallem, 34, Manhattan, died Thursday Feb. 7, 2013, at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information.

  • Obituaries | February 10, 2013

    John Love

    John William Love, 74, Ozark, Alabama, and formerly of Manhattan, died Friday, Feb.1, 2013, at the Baptist Medical Center, South, in Montgomery, Alabama, of complications from congestive heart failure. He was born June 6, 1938. in Mexico, Missouri, and was the eldest child of Floyd Barker Love and Helen

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | February 10, 2013

    Jeep parts stolen

    The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of Jeep parts in Manhattan that reportedly occured in January. Sheriff Greg Riat said that at about 8:45 p.m. on Jan. 28., at least two unknown suspects removed the fiberglass upper doors from a 1999 Jeep Wrangler

  • February 10, 2013

    Hertel’s workouts become more intense as she continues toward her weight loss goal

    Editor’s note: This is the second in a monthly series following a young woman’s weight loss goals. It’s no secret that losing weight takes the right mindset, a healthy diet and a regular workout routine. Holly Hertel, 22, is in the middle of

  • Men's Basketball | February 10, 2013

    Cats defeat Cyclones for Big 12 lead


    As the final seconds ticked off Kansas State’s 79-70 win over Iowa State on Saturday, the student section in Bramlage Coliseum began chanting “Beat KU.” Sophomore guard Angel Rodriguez, who scored a career-high 20 points, nodded as he took in the chant, only a blank

  • Men's Basketball | February 10, 2013

    K-State edges ISU with scrappy effort


    The 13th-ranked Kansas State men’s basketball team had no problems scoring points Saturday night in its 79-70 win against Iowa State in Bramlage Coliseum. Many of those points, though, came from the result of scrappy defensive play – especially in the second half. The Wildcats

  • Tennis | February 10, 2013

    KSU tennis upsets Tulsa

    The 60th-ranked Kansas State tennis team ended a six-match skid to No. 23 Tulsa on Saturday at the Body First Tennis and Fitness Center with a 4-3 decision. This the first 3-0 start for the Wildcats since the 2011 season and the highest ranked opponent K-State has

  • Area Schools | February 10, 2013

    Blue Valley girls edge Frankfort; Wamego sweeps

    At Randolph, the Blue Valley Rams used a big third quarter to take a lead over rival Frankfort on Friday, and held on to win 51-50 at home. The Rams led 16-15 after the first quarter, but the Wildcats came back in the second quarter

  • Manhattan High School | February 10, 2013

    Indians edge Shawnee Heights, 64-59

    Friday night’s rematch between the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team and Shawnee Heights started to look awfully familiar as the game went on. Manhattan staked a double-digit lead, only to see the Thunderbirds, specifically Tony Barksdale Jr., will themselves back into the game with

  • Manhattan High School | February 10, 2013

    MHS swimming 2nd in league

    While they improved over last year’s fourth-place finish, the Manhattan Indians didn’t have enough depth to challenge Washburn Rural at the Centennial League meet. Rural ran away with the team championship at the Capitol Federal Natatorium on Friday in Topeka, finishing with 489 points,

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