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  • I Wonder |Local |Traffic | September 17, 2013

    What’s going in on US 24?


    Q: What are they putting in out there next to Tractor Supply Co. on U.S. Highway 24?

  • Columns | September 17, 2013

    An evening converation

    Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    IT’S HARD to believe that Theresa Vail ever was bullied. And yet her life once became so terrifying, she thought about suicide. You’ve probably been reading or hearing all about the upbeat, competitive, bow-hunting, rifle-shooting, tattoo-proud Miss Kansas — and how she’s become

  • Local |Business | September 17, 2013

    Overlay company to look at Belvue Bridge

    A company with experience in applying concrete polymer overlays will send a representative to see whether the Belvue Bridge is a candidate for the remedy, Pottawatomie County commissioners learned Monday. Bob Awerkamp, owner of The Onyx Collection at Belvue, said Truesdell Corporation, Tempe, Ariz., has

  • Local |Business | September 17, 2013

    Property sales down in August

    Property sales in Pottawatomie County took a breather in August, but are still on track to top total sales for 2012. “I feel we will probably bypass last year’s sales appraiser Lois Schlegel told county commissioners Monday. “I’m pretty confident that will happen.” There

  • Local |Education | September 17, 2013

    Board to discuss state association positions

    The USD 383 school board will spend most of its time discussing Kansas Association of School Boards issues during its meeting Wednesday at the Robinson Education Center. The meeting starts with a 5:45 p.m. work session about the KASB preliminary legislative positions. The board will select

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | September 17, 2013

    RCPD officer’s dismissal upheld

    A judge has upheld the 2010 dismissal of a Riley County Police Department officer who was involved in a car chase here. Judge William B. Elliott issued the order on Friday, finding for the department and the Riley County Law Board in an appeal filed by

  • Obituaries | September 17, 2013

    Mark Allen

    Mark L. Allen, 55, Wakefield, died Sunday, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Xavier Catholic Church with the Rev. Kerry Ninemire officiating. Burial will follow the service at St. Mary’s

  • Obituaries | September 17, 2013

    Lila A. Wrigley

    Lila Alene Wrigley, 87, of Manhattan, died Monday, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | September 17, 2013

    James Allan Johnson

    James Allan Johnson, 70, of Paris, Texas, died Sunday at Legend Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. A celebration of his life is set for 11 a.m. Thursday at Oak Park United Methodist Church with the Rev. Judi Brandt officiating.

  • Obituaries | September 17, 2013

    Charles Peterson

    Charles Peterson, 70, of Junction City, died Sunday at the Colmery O’Neil VA Medical Center in Topeka.

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