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  • Court Calendar | February 27, 2015

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Tuesday, February 17, 2015 9:00 Black, Benita Status (15 CR 8 Dom Batt) JJC III 9:00 Branam, Demarco SENTENCING (14 CR 603 Theft) BKD III 9:00 Burnett, Faasofia Arr (14 CR 699 Felony Flee & Elude, etc) BCF III 9:00 Dishman, Derrick Status (11 CR 564 Interference w/ LEO) KSL III 9:00 Dishman, Tiffany SENTENCING (14 CR 599 Poss MJ) KSL III 9:00

  • Local |Government & Politics | February 27, 2015

    Senate approves bill extending DHS funding

    The Senate on Friday approved a short-term plan to fund the Department of Homeland Security at current levels until March 19. If the measure passes, the department would avoid a partial shutdown. Without action, DHS would begin shutting down at midnight Friday, furloughing 30,000 workers. Another 200,000 would

  • Local |Education | February 27, 2015

    Science night aims to spark imagination of Lee students

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    Manhattan-Ogden third- through sixth-graders got a chance to explore science Thursday evening during a family event at Lee Elementary School. Family Science Night allowed the students and their families to come to the school and participate in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) activities, as

  • Area Schools | February 27, 2015

    Falcons score 68-54 win over St. Marys

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    RILEY — Riley County sophomore Alex Sager said his 3-pointer was there for him to start the season, but was lost at times during the middle of it. Thursday night at home in the regular-season finale, he seemed to find it again. Sager hit six of

  • Local |Business | February 27, 2015

    Roundtable aims to bring local food to restaurants

    Offering local fare is becoming increasingly appealing for restaurants in Kansas, but sometimes it can be a challenge to connect with local producers. A roundtable discussion on Thursday at the From the Land of Kansas’ annual meeting at the Hilton Garden Inn aimed to address

  • Area Schools | February 27, 2015

    Riley County pulls away for 37-31 victory

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    RILEY — The Riley County girls’ basketball team, again playing without leading scorer and rebounder Alyssa Kulp due to sickness, didn’t start pretty, but found a groove in the second half to beat St. Marys, 37-31, Thursday night in its regular-season finale. Sophomore Bethany Crubel

  • February 27, 2015

    USD 383 candidates discuss school crowding, budget

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    The five candidates running for a seat on the Manhattan-Ogden school board told potential voters how they felt about everything from the size of classrooms to budgets to their biggest regrets at a forum on Thursday. Our Manhattan, a political action action committee that describes

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | February 27, 2015

    Sheriff identifies inmate who died in Pott County Jail

    The Pottawatomie County Sheriff on Thursday identified the inmate who was found unresponsive in his cell on Wednesday. Pottawatomie County Sheriff Greg Riat said the inmate was 25-year-old Andrew J. Brown, of Wamego. Riat originally reported Brown was 24, but corrected himself in a later statement.

  • Manhattan High School | February 27, 2015

    Do or die for MHS girls against Seaman

    Grant Guggisberg .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)/*= 0)out += unescape(l[i].replace(/^\s\s*/, '&#'));while (--j >= 0)if (el[j].getAttribute('data-eeEncEmail_YakQEDUwhi'))el[j].innerHTML = out;/*]]>*/ There’s not much mystery left for the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team.

  • Editorials | February 27, 2015

    Can Mars One accomplish its mission?

    Readers might remember earlier this month a splash of publicity about manned missions to Mars — one-way missions. That publicity involved the Mars One Project, which plans to establish a permanent mission on the Red Planet in 2024, and had narrowed its list of potential pioneers to 100.


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