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  • Local |Business | January 31, 2015

    Pawnee Mental Health employee retires

    Terry Seier-Becker, LCP, retired from Pawnee Mental Health Services on Dec. 30 after 12 years of service. Seier-Becker is a licensed clinical psychologist. She earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in clinical psychology from Fort Hayes University. She began her employment

  • Local |Business | January 31, 2015

    New Boston Creative hires two women

    New Boston Creative Group, LLC, has hired video production specialist Erin Rains and communications specialist Julie Fiedler. Rains earned a bachelor’s degree in film production at Missouri State University in Springfield, Mo. During her time there, Rains worked on various video projects for local

  • Local |Business | January 31, 2015

    Weary Davis hires associate attorney

    Melissa D. Richards has joined Weary Davis, L.C. law firm as an associate attorney at its Manhattan office. Richards grew up in Coffeyville but moved to Manhattan in 1998 where she now resides with her husband, Jason, and three daughters. She earned a Bachelor of

  • Local |Business | January 31, 2015

    McCullough promotes property manager

    Shawn Dawes has been promoted to regional property supervisor/trainer at McCullough Development, a local full-service property management and real estate development company. Dawes is responsible for the supervision and performance of properties in Junction City and Topeka as well as providing systems training for

  • Manhattan High School | January 31, 2015

    MHS girls beat Andale for 3rd place at MAC

    MCPHERSON — The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team used a strong first half to fuel its 49-36 win over Andale in the third-place game at McPherson’s Mid-America Classic Saturday evening. The win is head coach Scott Mall’s 300th win at Manhattan High. Manhattan took

  • Manhattan High School | January 30, 2015

    MHS boys defeat Great Bend, 47-36

    Playing on back-to-back nights for the second time in a week, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball grinded out a win on the road at Great Bend Friday night, 47-36. The win gives the Indians the season sweep over the Panthers after winning the first matchup

  • Manhattan High School | January 30, 2015

    MHS girls lose in MAC semis to Olathe South

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team had multiple chances to come away with a win against Olathe South Friday night in the semifinals of the Mid-America Classic, but couldn’t come up with the victory in a 54-50 loss. Manhattan led through the first half,

  • Local |Education |Business | January 30, 2015

    Expanded insurance to cover 290 more

    Starting in October, 290 more USD 383 employees will gain access to the district’s health insurance program offered to full-time employees, according to a school district official. The newly covered employees include some bus drivers, paras and aides, and those who work a variety of jobs

  • Local |Fort Riley | January 30, 2015

    President proposes ending sequester cuts

    WASHINGTON — For the first time since the 2011 Budget Control Act put in place a series of automatic spending cuts, President Barack Obama might be in the best bargaining position to move the debate his way, toward more domestic and defense spending. And that’s with

  • Local |Business | January 30, 2015

    Country club members paying more for less

    The Manhattan Country Club is reducing services and increasing dues to address debt problems, according to a letter to members. The club informed members that it would reduce clubhouse hours during the winter months and close food and beverage service early on Sundays and Tuesdays.


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