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  • Local |Education | February 03, 2015

    Another preschool project on tap at board meeting

    The Manhattan-Ogden school board will consider upgrading the communications wiring system at College Hill Preschool during a 6:30 p.m. Wednesday meeting. Last month, the school board approved spending $175,000 on Phase 1 improvements at the preschool, 2600 Kimball Ave. That project includes a new secure entrance, a ramp

  • Manhattan High School | February 03, 2015

    MHS bowlers take second at home quadrangular

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    Most days, the kind of scores the Manhattan boys’ bowling team put up on Monday would be enough to win a quadrangular meet. But most days, the Indians aren’t facing teams with the depth of Washburn Rural. Defeating the Junior Blues is a difficult

  • Local |Education | February 03, 2015

    Stufflebeam not selected for Topeka superintendent job

    Rock Creek Superintendent Darrel Stufflebeam said he plans to stay in the district after Auburn-Washburn USD 437 selected a candidate for its open superintendent position. “It was a really good learning experience and it would have been a difficult choice had they offered it to me,”

  • Obituaries | February 03, 2015


    Anita Taylor, 70, of St. George, died Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, at her residence in St. George. She was born on July 19, 1944, in Manhattan, the daughter of Maynard and Georgia (Cyrene) Breese. Anita worked as a cook for Farm Bureau and also the Manhattan Senior Center. She was

  • Obituaries | February 03, 2015


    Rick Harris, 66, died Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, at The Good Shepard Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provide some of the following information. He was born Aug. 26, 1949, in Raytown, Mo. He was the son of Harley and Geraldine Harris and attended schools in Raytown. His mother and

  • Obituaries | February 03, 2015


    Madeline Dunn, 95, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was born on Nov. 21, 1919, in Lincoln County, the daughter of Edward and Nona (Gourley) Mathews. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616

  • Football | February 03, 2015

    K-State adds, loses recruits as signing day looms

    A pair of three-star linebackers have changed their minds and are no longer headed to Kansas State — both major blows to the Wildcats’ 2015 recruiting class, just days ahead of National Signing Day on Wednesday. Loganville, Ga., linebacker Mohamed Barry and Dallas product Kylan Johnson de-committed

  • Women's Basketball | February 03, 2015

    Cats put win streak on line vs. Texas


    Riding two straight victories and the first road win for coach Jeff Mittie at Kansas State, the Wildcats now get set to host the 20th-ranked Longhorns Wednesday night. Though the Wildcats are on a bit of a roll in the last week, nothing has come

  • Men's Basketball | February 03, 2015

    K-State men to play Colorado St. in 2015-16

    Kansas State men’s basketball coach Bruce Weber said last month that his team was searching for its next opponent to play at Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita. Weber hinted then that the opponent might be Colorado State, and on Monday K-State officials confirmed to

  • Football | February 03, 2015

    Former Steelers All-Pro to speak in Manhattan

    Tunch Ilkin, former Pittsburgh Steeler All-Pro offensive tackle, will speak at a men’s gathering at First Presbyterian Church in Manhattan this Saturday, Feb. 7 at 9 a.m. Ilkin is currently a television sports commentator and color analyst for Pittsburgh Steelers radio. For more information or

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