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  • General Activities | July 18, 2013

    Junior 17ers’ season comes to an end

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers ended their season Wednesday night in Marysville in the American Legion Single-A Zone tournament, but went down fighting. Manhattan defeated Marysville 7-3 earlier in the day to keep its hopes alive for a state tournament berth, but fell

  • General Activities | July 18, 2013

    12U Titans take second

    The Manhattan 12-and-under Titans finished second in the NBC state tournament this past weekend in Pratt. Manhattan opened pool play on Friday and lost to the Topeka Renegades 4-2. The Titans played their second pool game on Saturday morning, winning 24-0 against the Bandits. On

  • Football | July 18, 2013

    Lockett named to AFCA Good Works Team

    Kansas State junior wide receiver Tyler Lockett was one of a record 151 nominees for the 2013 Allstate/American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Good Works Team, the organizations announced this week. Lockett, one of 67 players from the FBS and six from the Big 12 up for the award,

  • General Activities | July 18, 2013

    11U Rangers win AA state

    The Manhattan Rangers 11-and-under baseball team won the state title at the USSSA class AA tournament, topping 39 other teams earlier this month in Shawnee. The Rangers went 2-1 in pool play, losing to the Wichita Aeros 10-8 before beating the Wichita Stix 14-4 and the

  • Track & Field | July 18, 2013

    K-State track and field to offer new fitness camp

    The Kansas State track and field coaching staff is offering a new camp this summer available to any and all people who are looking to get fit. The staff has announce the start of Wildcat Fitness Camp that will allow campers the opportunity to train

  • Local |Education | July 17, 2013

    USD 383 mulling land purchase

    The USD 383 school board took first action on the purchase of an estimated 33 acres of land in Pottawatomie County during its meeting Wednesday. According to the contract, the school board “has until Aug. 1 to inspect the property to determine usefulness for school construction purposes.” The

  • Local |Government & Politics | July 17, 2013

    Cabin status tabled over accessibility


    City commissioners tabled consideration of historical status for a 1930s cabin here Tuesday. The tabling action passed 3-2 with commissioners Usha Reddi and Karen McCulloh opposed.  At issue is whether to endorse efforts to add the Bluemont Youth Cabin to the national register of

  • Local |Government & Politics | July 17, 2013

    Changes to codes are OK’d

    City commissioners approved adoption of international building and national electrical codes Tuesday over the objection of Mayor John Matta. Matta said he opposed the changes because he campaigned on a platform against them. But that objection didn’t hold with the rest of the commission,

  • Local |Government & Politics | July 17, 2013

    Options on table at intersection meeting

    City officials expect a meeting at 6 this evening at the Sunset Zoo to produce feedback on proposed changes for the interchange at Fort Riley Boulevard and Seth Child Road. Peter Clark, city traffic engineer, said the meeting will feature results of a study assessing traffic

  • Obituaries | July 17, 2013

    Judith Miller

    Judith (Vick) Miller, 66, of Orlando, Florida, died May 13, in Orlando, Fla.

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