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  • Manhattan High School | April 06, 2013

    MHS track wins at Topeka Invite

    Despite not being at full strength, the Manhattan High track and field teams swept the top team honors in the Topeka Relays at Hummer Sports Park in Topeka on Friday. With the weather turning chilly toward the end of the day, head coach Jesse Woodard

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

    RCPD releases more info on Twitter contest

    The Riley County Police Department released more information Friday on the department’s current Twitter contest to win a ride-along with a police officer and tweet updates for the department’s scheduled April “tweet-along.” The “tweet-along” will take place on Friday, April 26, with Public Information

  • Obituaries | April 06, 2013

    David Chastan

    Beloved husband, grandfather, and uncle, David Paul Chastan, 80, died Wednesday, April 3 at Collins House, Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | April 06, 2013

    Warren Reynolds

    Warren D. Reynolds, 79, Oceanside, California, formerly of Manhattan, died March 9, 2013.

  • Obituaries | April 06, 2013

    Edward James Sloan

    Edward James “Brother” Sloan, 82, of Manhattan, died Thursday, April 4, at Via Christi Village, where he happily spent the last year of life with friends and supportive staff. He was a retired steel worker at Wisconsin Steel in Chicago and was a Manhattan resident for the

  • Obituaries | April 06, 2013

    Edward James Sloan

    Edward James “Brother” Sloan, 82, of Manhattan, died Thursday, April 4, at Via Christi Village, where he happily spent the last year of life with friends and supportive staff. He was a retired steel worker at Wisconsin Steel in Chicago and was a Manhattan resident for the

  • Obituaries | April 06, 2013

    Jenie Stewart

    Jenie Muriel (Gregson) Stewart, previously of Wamego and Topeka, died Feb. 22, 2013.

  • Court Calendar | April 05, 2013

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, April 8, 2013 9:00 – JJC 9:00 Casas-Estrada, Saul Status (13 CR 165 Theft of Services) BKD III 9:00 Henry, William Appear (13 CR 167 Poss, Poss DP, Batt) JJC III 9:00 Henry, William Status (13 CR 90 Dom Batt) JJC III 9:00 Lambert, Brandon Status on Pro Rev(11 CR 943 Violation of PO) JJC III 9:00 Lambert, Brandon Status (13

  • Local |Government, Politics | April 05, 2013

    Percentage of advance voters increasing steadily

    Voters in Tuesday’s municipal and school board election continued a decade-long trend toward casting ballots prior to election day. Of the 6,930 ballots cast in Riley County, 1,615 — 24.7 percent — were cast in advance of the opening of polls, the highest percentage ever for a municipal election

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | April 05, 2013

    Lawyer appointed for man involved in fatal I-70 crash

    Court officials appointed a public defender to the driver who allegedly caused a deadly crash on Interstate 70 on Wednesday during the man’s first appearance in Geary County Court Friday morning. Gary Nelson, 22, a Fort Riley soldier from Junction City, was arrested late Wednesday night


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