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  • Two MHS players named All-Americans

    After each compiling special seasons for the Manhattan High baseball team this spring, Bret Fehr and Jesse Steinbring are drawing national attention for their accomplishments. The two were named to the 2014 Louisville Slugger High School All-America team, joining an exclusive .

  • Creepy-crawly science at library Paradeofhomes.phatch

    Learn about things creepy and tiny to massive and extinct this Saturday. It’s Science Saturday at the Manhattan Public Library, and you will be getting a “bug” surprise. For every human, there are 1.5 million bugs. Learn about, meet, and .

  • Niedermayerova, Wood named Big 12 Scholar-Athletes

    Kansas State senior tennis player Petra Niedermayerova and senior golfer Daniel Wood were named Big 12 Scholar-Athletes of the Year on Wednesday. It’s the second straight season Niedermayerova has earned the honor in her sport, voted on by the league’.

  • Suspect’s capture renews old debates

    So divisive is just about anything pertaining to the 2012 attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, that even good news sparks debate in our nation’s capital. The good, or at least somewhat satisfying, news is that U..

  • City narrows street tax options

    City commissioners narrowed the options Tuesday for taking a street maintenance sales tax to voters. The commission’s preference is for the question to go on the November ballot with a request for either 0.1-, 0.15- or 0.2-percent sales tax .

  • District closes summer lunch site

    A USD 383 feeding site was closed because of low participation after one week of operation. District director of food service Stephanie Smith said there were only eight students at the Family and Child Resource Center, 2101 Claflin Ave., where people were .

  • Difficult decisions as county budget requests wrap up

    Budget appropriation presentations from county departments and entities to Riley County commissioners wrapped up last week, and there is no doubt that tough decisions are ahead for 2015. Revenues are down, and demands for services are up. While many departments asked .

  • Road work begins on US Highway 24 Construction.phatch

    The next phase of the U.S. 24 and East Poyntz Avenue intersection project began Wednesday. Traffic control has been modified to accommodate the next phase of construction on the southeast corner of the intersection, according to a report from the .

  • Officials release name of rollover accident victim

    A Manhattan man was hospitalized Tuesday morning after his Jeep struck an unattended vehicle on Interstate 70 and went airborne before coming to rest. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported that 41-year-old Greg Harris was driving his 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee in the .

  • Commission OKs asphalt, concrete work

    City commissioners on Tuesday unanimously approved 2014 street maintenance asphalt and concrete projects. The areas where asphalt repairs will happen include the following: • Scenic Drive from Anderson to Stone Crest • Anderson Avenue from Kimball to Anneberg Park • Kimball Avenue in the .

  • Workouts competitive for Wildcats South dakota kansas s kind

    Last season, the Big 12 owned the best RPI in the country. And next week, the conference is likely to produce two of the top three picks in the NBA Draft. But as college teams gather to practice for next season, .

  • Manko seniors come up short at home

    While his team ended up falling short in a 7-6 loss Tuesday night, America Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers coach Steve Disbrow was pleased with the fight in his team. The 17ers battled against the Kansas City-based team The Yard .


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