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  • Local |Kansas State University | February 01, 2013

    150th anniversary connects past, present and future

    Kansas State University’s 150th anniversary celebration, which kicks off in February 2013, isn’t just about honoring the university’s past. Current students are being encouraged to take part in planning and celebrating the sesquicentennial. Grant Hill, a senior in accounting and student body vice

  • Local | February 01, 2013

    Breadbasket to benefit from game-linked donations

    It may be Super Bowl weekend in most places, but among the charitable in Manhattan it’s Souper Bowl weekend. It’s a weekend when individuals are asked to donate cans of soup at grocery stores, or bring them to their local churches or schools

  • Manhattan High School | February 01, 2013

    Winiecki wins bowling at Sacred Heart

    The Indian bowling team competed in the Sacred Heart quadrangular at All Star Lanes in Salina on Thursday. The girls’ team took second, shooting 2,061, just six pins shy of Junction City who won it with 2,067. Hayden finished third. The Lady Indians were led by sophomore

  • Local |Education | February 01, 2013

    School briefly evacuated over bomb threat

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    A bomb threat caused an evacuation of Woodrow Wilson Elementary School this morning. A student told a staff member that another student told him that he had placed a pipe bomb inside the school. School officials called the Manhattan Fire Department and Riley County Police

  • Arts, Leisure | February 01, 2013

    ‘Chorus Line’ getting close to losing its bounce

    Ben.nyberg

    McCain Auditorium’s stage hosted a dance troupe invasion this past Tuesday evening as the touring production of the long-running, award-winning Big Apple hit musical A Chorus Line came to the Little Apple. As I sat there, one among a nearly full house crowd, I

  • Local |Fort Riley | February 01, 2013

    Film on Oprah network documents GI’s recovery

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    From one Manhattan to another, Chad Ostrom, a Kansas native and now a film director and executive producer for TBG Studios in New York, has produced a show called “In Deep Shift with Jonas Elrod.” It will air as part of Oprah Winfrey’s Emmy-winning

  • Obituaries | February 01, 2013

    Hazel Gleason

    Hazel Madeline Westgate Gleason, 87, died Tuesday in Stillwater, Okla.

  • Obituaries | February 01, 2013

    Loretta Sawin

    Loretta M. Sawin, 102, of Waterville died Wednesday at Blue Valley Senior Living in Blue Rapids.

  • Obituaries | February 01, 2013

    Clifton Watts

    Clifton Hugh “Huey” Watts, Jr., 63, of Westmoreland died Thursday at his home.

  • Women's Basketball | February 01, 2013

    Chambers rewriting the K-State record book

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    Deb Patterson remembers the weekend well. Brittany Chambers was in town for an official recruiting visit, but ill. And so was the Kansas State coach because she thought there was no way this dynamic scorer from Jordan, Minn., was going to choose the Wildcats. Chambers


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