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  • General Activities | August 06, 2013

    Sign-up now open for Manhattan CC Club

    The Manhattan Cross Country Club is now accepting registration for the 2013 fall season. The club provides age-appropriate distance running for youth in grades 8 and younger. The six-week program begins on Monday, Aug. 26. The club meets Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Northeast

  • Golf | August 06, 2013

    Weldon wins second straight amateur title

    Kansas State junior Kyle Weldon recorded his second straight Metropolitan Amateur Championship title this past weekend at the Persimmon Woods Golf Club in suburban St. Louis, Mo.  With the win, Weldon became just the second golfer in Metropolitan Amateur Golf Association history to earn

  • General Activities | August 06, 2013

    Marlins compete in championships

    The Manhattan Marlins swim team concluded the 2013 summer season by competing in three championship meets at the end of July. At the Central Section Region VIII Championships in Columbia, Mo., from July 17-20, Pilar Dritz went up against 650 swimmers from throughout the Midwest, swimming the 800

  • General Activities | August 06, 2013

    Rock Creek named co-Legion champs

    The Westmoreland-Rock Creek senior American Legion team was named co-state champions of the AA division in Pratt last week. Rock Creek started the tournament with a loss to Ellis, 1-0, and fell into the loser’s bracket. It defeated Pratt 10-2 and then Concordia 5-0.

  • General Activities | August 06, 2013

    Catlin, Jensen win Little Apple Open

    Cody Catlin and Cory Jensen shot 189 in three days to win the Little Apple Open Aug. 2-4. Players competed at the Manhattan Country Club, Stagg Hill Golf Club and Colbert Hills. Catlin and Jensen took the championship flight by two strokes, while Ken Goff and

  • Movies | August 05, 2013

    Recipe for ‘Two Guns’ should have included more sense


    The new film “Two Guns” seems to have been made up like a stir-fry. Take the recognizable personalities of stars Denzel Washington and Marky Mark Wahlberg, lots of wild crime action scenes, a pinch of sex, a big bunch of gaudy patter, and half a

  • Local |Kansas State University | August 05, 2013

    K-State to go pink in Secret licensing deal

    K-State will join an elite group of universities Tuesday when a collection of Victoria’s Secret clothing bearing the Wildcat logo hits stores. The K-State merchandise will be part of the company’s PINK Collegiate Collection. Launched in 2008, the collection is designed for college-aged women

  • Local |Government, Politics | August 05, 2013

    Final OK for 2014 budget

    City commissioners plan to hold a public hearing at 7 pm on Tuesday for the final 2014 city budget. At the same meeting, they’ll also the proposed redesign of the interchange at Seth Child Road and Fort Riley Boulevard. City manager Ron Fehr said the proposed

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

    Vehicle break-ins on the rise

    Riley County Police Department Capt. Kurt Moldrup reported Monday that the department was seeing an increase in vehicle burglaries. Moldrup took time during the Riley County Commission meeting to remind the public that many vehicle burglaries can be prevented with one key step. “Lock up

  • Neighbors | August 05, 2013

    Help is on its way: Woman enjoys challenge of dispatch job

    Anna sharp 2013.phatch

    A person who enjoys problem solving, Anna Sharp, 21, gets to do it every day for her job, but not in the way she expected. Sharp, who lives in Riley, is a dispatcher for the Riley County Police Department. Sharp, who has worked there since March

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