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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | July 16, 2014

    Police looking for motorcycle

    Riley County police are asking for the public’s help in locating a $20,000 custom-built motorcycle that was reported as stolen more than a week ago. John Straud, 27, of Wamego, reported the theft on July 8 when Riley County Police Department officers responded to 6241 Zeandale Road. Straud

  • General Activities | July 16, 2014

    Junior 17ers 2-0 at Zone with victory

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers moved another game closer to a state berth on Tuesday, defeating Junction City 14-6 in a run-rule victory in its second game at the Marysville single-A Zone tournament. Manhattan won the five-inning game with a pair of strong

  • Editorials | July 16, 2014

    Obama, Congress in race to the bottom

    Results from a Quinnipiac University poll earlier this month showed that President Barack Obama is considered the worst U.S. president since World War II. Worse than George W. Bush and worse even than Jimmy Carter. If history is any guide, President Obama’s numbers

  • Letters | July 16, 2014

    Let’s end victim-blaming in cases of sexual assault

    To the Editor: Last Sunday, The New York Times ran a front-page story on the experience of a student (who agreed to be identified by her first name, Anna) at an East Coast college. Anna allegedly endured a criminal sexual assault by male students. After

  • Local |Kansas State University | July 16, 2014

    Center opens doors to federal service academy members

    A U.S. Department of Homeland Security Program is bringing select visitors to the Center of Excellence for Emerging and Zoonotic Animal Diseases, or CEEZAD, at Kansas State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. The center, which enhances the capability of the Department of Homeland

  • Obituaries | July 16, 2014


    Florence Ruth Johnston Hadin, 93, of Leonardville died Monday, July 14, 2014, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. She was born on Aug. 23, 1920, at the family farm in rural Riley County, where she was raised throughout her childhood, the second child of Henry and Alma (Weinert) Nanninga. Florence graduated

  • Obituaries | July 16, 2014


    LaVonne Larson Price- Greene, 101, of Manhattan died Friday, July 11, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on April 22, 1913, in Dows, Iowa, the daughter of Arthur and Florence Larson. She was a proud graduate

  • Obituaries | July 16, 2014


    Jerry Berry, 75, of St. George died Wednesday, July 16, 2014. Services are pending with Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home.

  • Women's Basketball | July 16, 2014

    Mittie wants more pressure on the rim, trips to the line

    Not only did the Kansas State women’s basketball team have a difficult time getting to the free-throw line a year ago, but when it did, the Wildcats had a hard time making shots. That was just part of an offensively-challenged squad last season that

  • Football | July 16, 2014

    Four Wildcats named All-Big 12

    Kansas State placed four football players on the Preseason All-Big 12 team on Wednesday, as voted on by media representatives who cover the league. Senior wide receiver and kick returner Tyler Lockett was named to the preseason team for the third straight season, while offensive linemen

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