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  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency |Education | November 06, 2013

    Local school under lockout after dispute

    A Manhattan elementary school has been in a lockout since Friday, locking its front door and keeping children inside for recesses, district officials said. Woodrow Wilson Elementary School, 312 N. Juliette Ave., has locked its front door for the last several days because of a domestic

  • Local |Business | November 06, 2013

    Area power plant ranked 12th in nation for CO2 emissions


    A recent report ranked Jeffrey Energy Center in St. Marys as the 12th most polluting plant in the nation based on carbon dioxide emissions. In light of reports like this and pressure from the Environmental Protection Agency, Jeffrey and many other power plants are searching

  • Local |Business | November 06, 2013

    Gas drops below $3 a gallon in Manhattan

    Gas prices dipped below $3 in Manhattan on Tuesday, the lowest they’ve been in at least a year. The change marks a downward trend across the country that experts say is related to low crude oil prices, less travel and a light hurricane season. The

  • Local |Government & Politics | November 06, 2013

    Don’t fence me in: City denies proposal following debate

    Politics trumping law? City attorney Bill Raymond told commissioners Tuesday night that their decision to deny the building of a fence came down to politics, not legality. Commissioners spent two hours listening to renters and home owners along the south side of Arbor Heights Drive

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | November 06, 2013

    Officers responding to report in Marysville find no evidence of shooter

    The Marshall County Sheriff’s Department responded Tuesday to a report of a possible shooting in Marysville. The department received a 911 call about a possible active shooter at Landoll Corporation, 1900 North St. When officers arrived at the scene they found no evidence of a shooter.

  • Local |Government & Politics | November 06, 2013

    Troopers earn Superintendent’s Award

    Kansas state troopers were honored recently for their efforts in keeping people safe on Kansas highways. Two troopers were honored with the Kansas Highway Patrol Superintendent’s Award for their efforts following a vehicle pursuit and crash. Master Trooper Bryan Crownover (who is originally from

  • Local |Kansas State University | November 06, 2013

    Native American group plans activities

    The KSU Native American Student Association, or NASA, is sponsoring three events in honor of National Native American Month, starting with the first Native American Heritage Day on Thursday. The event will feature displays, dancers and singers. The second Native American Heritage Day will be

  • Football | November 06, 2013

    Cantele shrugs off pressure


    He’d already done it once before — from the same spot nonetheless. So why not go for it again? Though Kansas State kicker Jack Cantele didn’t make the 51-yard field goal try last Saturday against Iowa State, it wasn’t from a lack of

  • Area Schools | November 06, 2013

    MCC men lose home opener

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team lost its home opener Tuesday night, falling 82-72 to Central Christian College from McPherson.  Central got off to a solid start in the first half and had a 14-11 lead, and then went on a 12-2

  • Area Schools | November 06, 2013

    Anthony opens season with victory over Fort Riley

    The Anthony Middle School eighth grade girls’ basketball team opened its season with a 43-4 victory over Fort Riley on Tuesday. Kenzie Smith scored 11 points and Raegan Wilcoxson scored eight points. Megan Klug grabbed three rebounds. The B team lost 22-15. Kelsea McDiffett scored eight

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