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  • Manhattan High School | April 30, 2013

    Seaman takes two from Indians

    Safe @2nd.phatch

    Against the league’s top teams, the Manhattan High baseball team has struggled this year. With league-leading Seaman in town for a doubleheader at Norvell Field on Monday, that trend did not change, as the Vikings swept the Indians 12-0 and 14-5 in a mistake-filled

  • Area Schools | April 30, 2013

    FHSC Earthquakes win KC tourney

    The 12-and-under Flint Hills Soccer Club Earthquakes won the Challenger Cup Tournament this past weekend in Kansas City. Earthquakes played Sporting Blue Valley Cruz Azul in the championship game that ended in a 1-1 tie and was determined by a penalty kick shootout with the

  • Local |Education | April 30, 2013

    2 local schools go under lockout

    Bergman Elementary and Anthony Middle School executed a lockout this morning, after police notified school officials that they had reports of a subject brandishing a firearm at a victim in the proximity of the schools. The report came in to the Riley County Police Department

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Kansas State University | April 30, 2013

    Student pleads no contest in roommate videotaping

    A Kansas State University student pleaded no contest Monday to videotaping his roommate while she showered last March. William Reed, 20, Manhattan, appeared in front of Judge Meryl Wilson to plead no contest to the charges that he placed his cell phone on a stand next

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | April 30, 2013

    Man pleads no contest in stalking

    A Wamego man pleaded no contest to stalking his ex-girlfriend in Riley County District Court Monday afternoon. Joshua Weeks, 22, appeared with counsel in front of District Judge Meryl Wilson to plead no contest to one count of stalking, two counts of violation of a protection

  • Obituaries | April 30, 2013

    Keith Beeman

    Keith B. Beeman, 83, of Manhattan died Wednesday at his home in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | April 30, 2013

    Shella Surowski

    Shella Cooper Surowski, 63, of Manhattan died Sunday, April 28. A full obituary will be released. Arrangements are entrusted to Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home and Cremation.

  • Obituaries | April 30, 2013

    Zachariah Antoszyk

    Zachariah J. “Zach” Antoszyk, 22, died Sunday near Lost Springs, as a result of an auto accident.

  • Obituaries | April 30, 2013

    Raymond Kenyon

    Raymond Kenyon, 65, of Ogden died Sunday in Ogden.

  • Editorials | April 30, 2013

    A ruinous way to mine coal

    Area residents might not often give much thought to the mining practice known as mountaintop removal, in part because of the dearth of mountains in our fair state. Mountaintop removal is lamentably common, however, in Appalachia, and it’s ruinous to the environment. Mountaintop removal

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