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  • 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

  • Football | July 16, 2014

    Lockett makes Biletnikoff watch list

    Kansas State wide receiver Tyler Lockett was one of 55 players nationally to be named to the Biletnikoff Award watch list — presented to the nation’s best college receiver — the Tallahassee Quarterback Club announced Tuesday. Lockett is a candidate for the award for a second straight

  • Football | July 16, 2014

    Mueller nominated for Good Works Team

    Kansas State senior defensive end Ryan Mueller was one of a record 182 nominees for the 2014 Allstate/American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Good Works Team, the organizations announced. Mueller, one of 90 players from the FBS and nine from the Big 12 up for the award, is the

  • General Activities | July 16, 2014

    Moxie places second in USSSA tournament

    In a tournament of 19, the Manhattan Optimist Moxie placed second and went 6-2 on the weekend at the USSSA state tournament. In the opener Friday night, the Moxie squared off with the Wichita Lady Reds and won, 7-1.  The Moxie managed eight hits, two

  • General Activities | July 16, 2014

    10U Aggies baseball holding tryout

    The Manhattan Aggies 10-and-under baseball team will be conducting tryouts this Friday and Saturday at Wilson Field in City Park.  Friday’s tryout is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. and Saturday’s tryout is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Eligible players must be age 10 or younger

  • Local |Government, Politics | July 15, 2014

    Advance voting begins Wednesday

    Advance voting for the Aug. 5 primary election starts Wednesday. Anybody can vote in person in the Riley County Office Building second floor from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 1 and 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 2. The final day of advance voting is

  • Local |Government, Politics | July 15, 2014

    Resident: Elm Slough Road a hazard

    It’s just a matter of time before a bad accident occurs on Elm Slough Road, a concerned citizen told Pottawatomie County Commissioners Monday. The amount of traffic and dust on the roadway, which runs 1.5 miles north and parallel to U.S. Highway 24, is a

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