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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | May 09, 2013

    Alleged robber to change plea

    A Manhattan man accused of driving the getaway car during an aggravated robbery notable for its connection to a deadly February arson is scheduled to change his not guilty plea in federal court Thursday afternoon. Dennis Denzien, 20, is charged with brandishing a firearm during a

  • Local |Business | May 09, 2013

    Job search tough for vets

    Veterans are having an exceedingly hard time finding jobs after leaving the military, said Arthur DeGroat, director of military affairs at K-State. “National statistical data indicates that post-9/11 veterans and their families leaving military service to rejoin the public are facing the most difficult conditions

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | May 09, 2013

    Federal hearing to resume Thursday for Manhattan doctor

    TOPEKA — A detention hearing is scheduled to resume in federal court in Topeka in the case of a Kansas doctor indicted on four charges of illegal distribution of drugs from his Manhattan clinic. The hearing for 53-year-old Michael P. Schuster will continue Thursday before U.

  • Manhattan High School | May 09, 2013

    Seaton leads Indians into state tourney


    Win or lose, this weekend will be Jake Seaton’s last tennis match as a Manhattan Indian. The senior will make his fourth appearance at state, this time as a top seed with a first-round bye and a good shot to improve upon his 11th-place

  • Editorials | May 09, 2013

    Legislature should say ‘No’ to Kobach

    The Kansas Legislature seems poised to make another mistake, one that’s preventable and whose motivation stems from ideology and ambition. Lawmakers are about to give Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach the authority to investigate and prosecute voter fraud. Both houses have passed bills

  • Letters | May 09, 2013

    Iris Day has been canceled but don’t miss July iris sale

    To the Editor: For many years we, the members of the Flint Hills Iris Society, have enjoyed sharing our love of iris with you on Mother’s Day. This year, however, due to the cold spring, the iris aren’t blooming yet, so we have

  • Obituaries | May 09, 2013

    Virginia Honstead

    Virginia Keim Honstead, 96, of Manhattan died Monday at the Meadowlark Hills-Bramlage House in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | May 09, 2013

    Doyle Morton

    Doyle W. Morton, 78, of Coldwater died Tuesday at Comanche County Hospital in Coldwater.

  • Obituaries | May 09, 2013

    Dona-Rose Hackerott

    Dona-Rose Katerin Hackerott, 81, of Manhattan died April 15, at Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan.

  • Letters | May 09, 2013

    Kansas’ two senators are among ‘servants of the NRA’

    To the Editor: In recent weeks, both of my Kansas senators have responded to my letters relating to gun violence.

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