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  • Obituaries | April 15, 2013

    Chris Gruber

    Chris S. Gruber, 40, of Manhattan died April 7 in Collinsville, Okla., as the result of a plane accident.

  • Obituaries | April 15, 2013

    Jeffrey Hornbostel

    Jeffrey Alan Hornbostel, 43, of St. George died Friday at the Salina Regional Health Center in Salina.

  • Local |Kansas State University | April 15, 2013

    K-State math students win competition

    Four Kansas State University students are being recognized for high placements in the 15th annual K-State S. Thomas Parker Mathematics Competition. The competition, April 6 in Cardwell Hall, encourages students to strengthen their mathematical skills, as well as to promote mathematics education among K-State students. The

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | April 15, 2013

    Man reports seven stolen guns

    Riley County detectives are looking into the theft of several guns from a Manhattan apartment Sunday. Officer Matthew Droge said Eddy Sanchez, 23, reported his guns were gone when he came back to his unlocked apartment at about 4 p.m. Sunday. He told police the theft

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Traffic | April 15, 2013

    Man arrested after traffic stop

    A Manhattan man is in the custody of the Pottawatomie County Jail after authorities arrested him on drug and other charges following a routine traffic stop Sunday night. Officer Matthew Droge said Richard Jackson, 39, 914 Osage St., was arrested in the 400 block of East Poyntz Street

  • Baseball | April 15, 2013

    McFadden pitches Cats past Iowa

    IOWA CITY, Iowa — Blake McFadden tossed six innings with a career-best five strikeouts, while Jared King recorded a season-high four hits, as Kansas State defeated Iowa, 5-3, in the rubber match of a three-game series Sunday afternoon at Duane Banks Field. With the win, the

  • Baseball | April 15, 2013

    Davis leads K-State with toughness

    No  6.phatch

    On the chilly ocean waters off the coast of Alaska, commercial fishing is a popular, and deadly career field. And it’s also what made Jon Davis such a tough individual. These days, you can find Davis playing in the outfield for Kansas State, wearing

  • Area Schools | April 15, 2013

    Rock Creek softball battles with Osage City

    The Rock Creek softball team split with the Osage City Indians Friday night, winning the first game 11-8 and losing the nightcap 12-11 in eight innings. The Mustangs outlasted Osage City in a high-scoring affair in Game 1. Rock Creek’s hitters combined for 25 hits, including

  • General Activities | April 15, 2013

    Midwest Yankees win tournament

    The 13-and-under Midwest Yankees won their season-opening tournament in Salina this past weekend at the 8th annual Salina Slugfest. The Yankees beat the McPherson Jr. Pups 12-2, and the Salina Irish 14-0 on Saturday. On Sunday, the Yankees defeated the Salina Diamond Backs 5-1 in

  • Area Schools | April 15, 2013

    FHSC Earthquakes take first

    The 12-and-under Flint Hills Soccer Club Earthquakes won the Kansas City Champions Cup Tournament this past weekend. They went 2-0-1 in pool play. The Earthquakes tied their first game against the Columbia, (Ill.) Panthers 2-2. They then beat the Altoona (Iowa) AYSA Flamengo 8-1

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