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  • Area Schools | January 31, 2013

    MCC men drop Barclay

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team went on the road on Tuesday and defeated Barclay College 71-65, MCC’s win avenged its only loss in conference play, as Barclay had defeated MCC earlier this season 78-77 in Manhattan. Barclay jumped out to an

  • Manhattan High School | January 31, 2013

    MHS JV boys win

    The Manhattan High junior varsity boys’ basketball team defeated Washburn Rural 42-37 on Tuesday night. MHS trailed 15-14 at halftime.  Gabe Awbrey and Pierson McAtee led the Indians with eight points apiece. McAtee was 8 of 14 from the free-throw line.  Cole Dillon added seven

  • I Wonder | January 30, 2013

    School false alarms matter, but not monetarily


    Q: The Manhattan city government charges fees when firefighters or police have to respond to more than three false alarms at a location in a calendar year. How often has the fire department responded to false alarms at schools? How much in fees, if any,

  • Manhattan High School | January 30, 2013

    Manhattan comeback falls short at Rural

    TOPEKA — Manhattan High coach Tim Brooks has implored his team over the last three weeks to not accept mediocrity and to learn to bounce back when the chips are down. Against Washburn Rural on Tuesday, Manhattan did just that, rallying from an 11-point deficit in

  • Local |Education | January 30, 2013

    After warm start to week, more cold weather, snow

    Following a brief thaw earlier in the week with record high temperatures, Manhattan froze over again Wednesday, with 3 inches of snow that caused several districts to call off school. The snowfall equated to 32 hundredths of an inch of much-needed moisture, said state climatologist Mary Knapp.

  • Local | January 30, 2013

    GTM to bring 650 jobs to city


    Gov. Sam Brownback called innovation and job creation the keys to keeping Kansans in Kansas at the unveiling of the new sublimation center at GTM Sportswear here Tuesday. Brownback said more towns across Kansas need entrepreneurs such as Dave Dreiling, CEO and owner of GTM.

  • Obituaries |Baseball | January 30, 2013

    Wauthier, former KSU baseball coach, dies at 91

    Raymond Wauthier, a long-time coach and faculty member at Kansas State University, died Tuesday at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan. He was 91. Mr. Wauthier served as K-State’s baseball coach from the 1951 through the 1964 seasons. In 1977, he served as coach of the KSU

  • Obituaries | January 30, 2013

    William Henderson

    William C. “Bill” Henderson, 93, of Manhattan and formerly a longtime resident of Atchison died Monday at Via Christi Village in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | January 30, 2013

    Jason Hardesty

    Jason Aaron Hardesty, 28, a lifetime resident of Manhattan died Tuesday at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. He died after admitting himself for discomfort; the cause of death is still under investigation.

  • Obituaries | January 30, 2013

    Dean Picolet

    Dean Leroy Picolet, 84, of McFarland died Monday in rural Belvue.

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