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  • Letters | July 11, 2013

    Raise the American flag in Bluemont roundabout

    To the Editor: I question why the City of Manhattan would consider placing a statue of a Potawatomi Native American at the top of the Bluemont Street roundabout that some people do not want.

  • Letters | July 11, 2013

    Manhattan is a welcoming place for exchange students

    To the Editor: I, Katarina Zdolsek, left Sweden 10 months ago. I have spent a wonderful time here as an AFS exchange student. At first I didn’t want to come. The thought of being in a foreign family did not seem pleasant to me. I

  • Local |Kansas State University | July 11, 2013

    K-State donors set new record with $152 million

    Alumni, friends, parents, faculty, students and corporate partners of Kansas State University made philanthropic gifts, pledges and future commitments totaling $152 million in the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2013. This figure sets a new record in total gift activity in the 69-year history of the Kansas

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | July 11, 2013

    Wabaunsee County Sheriff looking for more information about alleged theft

    At approximately 12:42 p.m. Monday a Wabaunsee County resident noticed an unfamiliar person driving a neighbor’s 2003 Chevy 3/4-ton truck, which was loaded with several items, on Wabaunsee Road West of Alma. The individual alerted the Wabaunsee County Sheriff’s Office, whose officers located the

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | July 11, 2013

    JC man arrested for child porn charges

    Junction City officers arrested a 28-year-old man Tuesday after they allegedly found child pornography on his home computer. Officials said Sean Vincent, a Fort Riley soldier, was arrested for five counts of possessing child pornography and possession of a controlled substance after officers executed a

  • Local |Kansas State University | July 11, 2013

    Plant pathology named best in U.S.

    The U.S. National Research Council has ranked Kansas State University’s department of plant pathology as the No. 1 plant pathology department in the nation. The council’s most recent Ranking of Plant Sciences Graduate Schools lists the university’s plant pathology department at No. 10

  • Obituaries | July 11, 2013

    Judith Miller

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

  • Local |Traffic | July 11, 2013

    Upcoming Poyntz and Humbolt closures

    Beginning Monday, July 15, N. 4th Street between Poyntz Avenue and Humbolt Street will be closed to traffic and street parking. Traffic will be detoured to 3rd and 5th Streets. Parking will be available in the Humbolt City parking lot, mall parking lot and side streets.

  • General Activities | July 11, 2013

    Olson’s bat pacing junior 17ers


    The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers have struggled at times this season, despite the efforts of Jake Olson’s hot bat. Olson has been on a tear with the 17ers in his second season on the junior squad. He currently boasts a team-best .426 batting

  • Volleyball | July 11, 2013

    K-State has day off after loss at Games

    KAZAN, Russia — The Kansas State volleyball team got the day off Thursday, following the final match of pool play Wednesday in which the team lost to Russia in three sets. The Wildcats — playing as Team USA in the World University Games — was leading against the

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