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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Traffic | January 14, 2013

    Man arrested after car crash

    A Manhattan man was arrested early Friday morning for various driving charges, including DUI, after he reportedly crashed into another car and fled the scene. Officials said he again fled when officers later located his vehicle. Jamar Fudge, 27, 2723 Kirkwood Drive, was arrested shortly before 2 a.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 14, 2013

    Toddler hurt with BB gun

    A 3-year-old boy was taken to the hospital Sunday a few days after he was reportedly hit with a BB gun. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said an 11-year-old boy, whose relation to the toddler is unknown, accidentally shot the boy on Jan. 9 at a residence on

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 14, 2013

    Woman arrested for stealing tip jar

    Riley County officers arrested a 22-year-old woman early Sunday morning for allegedly stealing a tip jar from Tubby’s Bar and Grill. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said Jamela Montgomery, Fort Riley, was taken into custody after resisting arrest when she was contacted by officers for the

  • Women's Basketball | January 14, 2013

    Wildcats leaning on freshman Craig


    Any other year, perhaps a freshman like Bri Craig would have been brought along at a slightly slower pace. But for the Kansas State women’s basketball team, her talents are needed now, K-State head coach Deb Patterson said the niece of former NFL great

  • Men's Basketball | January 14, 2013

    Southwell playing big minutes

    There have long been flashes of Shane Southwell’s ability on the court. But until Saturday, the Kansas State junior had never had such a complete game. At the start of last season, Southwell began to receive more minutes, and even started twice. But by

  • Area Schools | January 14, 2013

    MCC wins two games

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team picked up two victories over the weekend, beating Presentation College 50-49 and Union College 108-94. MCC beat Presentation on Friday night in a defensive game that saw a low-scoring first half. Presentation lead 27-23 at halftime, with

  • Manhattan High School | January 14, 2013

    MHS JV wrestling wins Hays tourney

    With the varsity wrestlers in Newton over the weekend, the JV wrestling team at Manhattan High traveled out to Hays for the Junior Prairie Classic, winning the event with 186.5 team points, 20 more than second-place Dodge City. Garden City (162), Hays (140.5) and Colby (114) rounded out the top

  • Football | January 13, 2013

    Clements leaving K-State for job at Oklahoma State

    Kansas State assistant coach Joe Bob Clements is leaving Manhattan to coach the defensive line at Oklahoma State, according to a tweet from Cowboys head coach Mike Gundy. “Excited to announce Joe Bob Clements as the new defensive line coach at Oklahoma State,” Gundy tweeted

  • January 13, 2013

    Sweeping floors, hauling hay: area professionals reflect on their first paid gigs


    First jobs tend to have a bad reputation. People are young and inexperienced, and the pay is almost always low. The jobs themselves tend to involve relatively menial tasks: paper routes, busing tables at restaurants or doing basic janitorial tasks. There’s a reasonable prospect

  • Arts, Leisure | January 13, 2013

    A variety of music, theatre, dance will heat up the season

    A chorus line.phatch

    The new year is brimming with cultural events in Manhattan, and there’s plenty of theater, music, art and dance to fill your agenda through the springtime. The unofficial headliner of the season is violin virtuoso Itzhak Perlman, who will take the McCain Auditorium stage

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