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  • Local |Business | December 27, 2013

    Sales tax receipts top $10M in 2013

    Sales tax revenues in Manhattan broke $10 million for the year — again. “This year’s total sales tax collections were just under last year’s record pace,” said city finance director Bernie Hayen. “It was a good year notwithstanding those ups and downs.” This year’s

  • Editorials | December 27, 2013

    Commission action benefits swimmers

    There normally isn’t much you can learn from a swimming pool, except to come up for air when your lungs suggest it’s time. In the case of how the public can push government toward its own interests, however, there actually are some lessons

  • Obituaries | December 27, 2013


    Dean Austin Henneberg, 90, of Belvue, died Tuesday at his home surrounded by his family. The family provided some of the following information. Dean was born in rural Pottawatomie County on the family farm near Wheaton on April 22, 1923. He was the son of Louis W. and

  • Obituaries | December 27, 2013


    Bill Rencin, 83, of Hanover, died on Thursday at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, in Lincoln, Neb.  Arrangements are pending at Terry-Christie Funeral Home in Waterville.

  • Obituaries | December 27, 2013


    Gloria Marten, 83, died Wednesday. The family provided some of the following information. On Feb. 16, 1930, Jay and Isabel Hill welcomed their daughter, Gloria Isabel, into the world in Wamego. She spent her entire childhood in Wamego, graduating from Wamego High School in 1948, before beginning college at

  • Obituaries | December 27, 2013


    Margie L. Larsen, 90, of Manhattan, died Wednesday at the Meadowlark Hills- Sloan House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Aug. 21, 1923, in Lyons. She was the daughter of Henry E. and Mary E. (Hubbard) Reents. Margie was raised

  • Men's Basketball | December 27, 2013

    Cats look to keep winning vs. Tulane

    Joel Jellison .(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_oYWXyctvtG'))el[j].innerHTML = out;/*]]>*/ Just one week after the Kansas State men’s basketball team won its

  • Women's Basketball | December 27, 2013

    K-State to play NC State Saturday

    Kansas State will conclude its 2013 non-conference schedule in San Diego, Calif., as the Wildcats will take part in the Surf & Slam Classic on Dec. 28 and 30. K-State will face North Carolina State on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. (CT). The Wildcats will face either San Diego

  • Football | December 26, 2013

    Zimmerman set for return against Michigan

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Ty Zimmerman knew what happened when he was helped off the field during the first quarter against TCU on Nov. 16. ​A coincidence, or just bad luck, the Kansas State safety had suffered another leg injury — this time the right leg — against the same

  • Football | December 26, 2013

    Potential matchup in the trenches has Mueller excited

    ​SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — When the bowl announcements were made earlier this month, the potential matchup between Michigan left tackle Taylor Lewan and Kansas State defensive end Ryan Mueller seemed like pure gold — a one-on-one type of battle seemingly built for national TV. ​You have a former

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