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  • Obituaries | July 15, 2014


    Pamela Jean Hill, 67, died Friday, July 11, 2014,  at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. The family provided the following information. Pamela was born on Sept. 13, 1946, in Kansas City, Kan., the daughter of H. E. and Rose Hill. Pam was a CPR Instructor for

  • Obituaries | July 15, 2014


    Carl Wendell Berggren, 91, of Lindsborg, died Friday, July 11, 2014. The family provided the following information. Carl was born on Aug. 31, 1922, the son of Martin and Agnes (Nelson) Berggren, in rural Leonardville. He served in the U.S. Army in New Guinea from 1943 to 1946. He married Betty

  • Obituaries | July 15, 2014


    Vivian D. Ross, 80, of Manhattan, died Sunday, July 13, 2014, at Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community Sloan House. The family provided the following information. She was born on Nov. 20, 1933, in Iola, the daughter of James and Alice (McClarnan) LeValley. She was a Manhattan resident since the early 1950s.

  • Football | July 15, 2014

    Three Wildcats make Lombardi watch list

    Kansas State offensive linemen B.J. Finney and Cody Whitehair, along with defensive end Ryan Mueller, were named to the Rotary Lombardi Award watch list on Monday. The award, which is presented to the college lineman of the year, includes 123 players from 76 different institutions, including 12

  • Manhattan High School | July 15, 2014

    Schartz to host youth camp

    Manhattan High head football coach Joe Schartz will host the fifth-annual Future Indian Football Camp, July 21-25. Students entering grades 2-4 will have camp July 21 from 6-8:30 p.m., with camp wrapping up July 22 from 9-12 p.m. Grades 5-6 will go on July 24 from 6

  • General Activities | July 15, 2014

    10U Aggies baseball holding tryout

    The Manhattan Aggies 10-and-under baseball team will be conducting tryouts on Friday July 18 and Saturday July 19 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

  • General Activities | July 15, 2014

    Aftershock finish season at state

    The Manhattan Optimist Aftershock 16-and-under team finished their season at the USSSA State tournament in Kansas City.  The Topeka Hooligans took the first game 8-3. Grace Suther got the pitching loss but hit a triple. Makayla Tegtmeier pitched in relief and had a single.

  • Local |Business | July 14, 2014

    As e-cigarettes become popular, questions about where and when to use them remain


    You’d think it would be fairly simple to trace the impact of e-cigarettes in the Manhattan area. But you’d be wrong. These little smokeless nicotine dispensers have caused headaches for every organization that’s gone near them (medical agencies, governmental bodies, trade groups,

  • Local |Kansas State University | July 14, 2014

    KSU gets record donations for year

    Philanthropic gifts and commitments to Kansas State University set a record in the past 12 months, totaling $211 million. According to a K-State report, the figure for the fiscal year ending June 30 set a record in charitable giving in the 70-year history of the Kansas State University

  • Local |Business |Government, Politics | July 14, 2014

    City to vote on funding for airport expansion

    The city commission will vote Tuesday on whether to accept Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) grant funds for the next phase of the Manhattan Regional Airport passenger terminal project. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. at City Hall. When completed, the terminal building will grow from 12,500

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