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  • Local |Kansas State University | March 20, 2013

    Students to showcase Kansas research at forum

    Graduate and undergraduate students at Kansas State University will present their research to campus and the community at the 18th annual K-State Research Forum. The forum will include oral presentations and poster presentations from more than 101 graduate students and 18 undergraduate students from across disciplines. Research

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | March 20, 2013

    Juvenile arrested on drug and battery charges

    A 15-year-old Manhattan boy is in the custody of the Geary County Juvenile Detention Center after Riley County police detained him Tuesday for several drug charges and battery against a law enforcement officer. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said officers arrested the boy in a residence on

  • Obituaries | March 20, 2013

    Dorothy Morarity

    Dorothy Ilene Morarity, 96, died Monday at her home in Pittsburg.

  • Obituaries | March 20, 2013

    Fiorella Hebert

    Fiorella M. Cui Hebert, 83, died Saturday in Fort Worth, Texas.

  • Letters | March 20, 2013

    Sponsors, volunteers helped youth mowing clinic succeed

    To the Editor: The annual youth lawn mowing clinic was held March 12 at Pottorf Hall in CiCo Park. This is put on by KSU Riley County Extension and the Manhattan Breakfast Optimist Club.

  • Editorials | March 20, 2013

    Don’t cut funding to higher education

    Conservative Republicans in the Kansas Legislature are determined to eliminate state income taxes — no matter what it costs. Those costs are beginning to come clear. The House this morning approved a bill that, among other things, would cut funding to higher education and shift $300 million

  • Letters | March 20, 2013

    Nuss, an outstanding leader, can handle city’s challenges

    To the Editor: If you support economic growth and development, regional coop-eration, efficient and competent government and a high quality of life in Manhattan, then we urge you to vote for Debbie Nuss in this April’s Manhattan City Commission election.

  • Letters | March 20, 2013

    Strawn has shown reason, decorum, common sense

    To the Editor: Bob Strawn has served us well in the past and will do so again. As mayor, he dealt tirelessly with very controversial issues during his four-year term, bringing  common sense, decorum  and reason to the table.

  • Letters | March 20, 2013

    Reject landlords’ choices; elect Nuss, McCulloh, Reddi

    To the Editor: The Mercury Landlords Association financially backed a couple City Commission candi-dates who constantly talk about lowering property taxes to “help fixed-income senior citizens” — a political deception. The biggest beneficiaries of lower property taxes are rental property owners (like us), not seniors.

  • Letters | March 20, 2013

    For the best commission, elect McCulloh, Nuss, Reddi

    To the Editor: Manhattan deserves the best! Please join us in voting for Karen McCulloh, Debbie Nuss and Usha Reddi for City Commission.

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