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  • Manhattan High School | December 05, 2014

    MHS wrestlers open season with win

    The Manhattan High wrestling team opened its season on the road with a dual win over Washburn Rural Thursday night, edging the Junior Blues 38-32. Heavyweight Eldon Picou got the chance to play the hero and delivered, as the two teams came into the final

  • Manhattan High School | December 05, 2014

    MHS’ Fraley signs with Emporia St.

    After a senior season that included an 11th place finish at the Class 6A state tournament in Topeka in the fall, Kristen Fraley knew she wasn’t ready to give up competitive tennis. The senior made the decision to continue her career by signing to

  • Editorials | December 05, 2014

    Science standards hurt no one

    In dismissing a lawsuit alleging that Kansas science standards promote atheism and violate the religious freedoms of students and their parents, U.S. District Judge Daniel Crabtree said the plaintiffs did not claim specific enough injuries from the standards to continue the lawsuit. Though the

  • Editorials | December 05, 2014

    Stakes are high in Waco

    Here’s hoping the Kansas State Wildcats, who have put themselves in a position to win their second Big 12 Conference championship in three years, have saved their best for last.  They’ll need to be at their best Saturday when they play the Baylor

  • December 05, 2014

    Article about combat photographer compelling

    To the Editor: I am writing to express my thoughts about the article “For Vietnam combat photographer, it took decades to be able to look at photos again,” about Mr. Steve Robinson. This was a very interesting article that kept me alert through out the

  • Letters | December 05, 2014

    What’s with the sarcasm in ‘I Wonder’ answers?

    To the Editor: I had a slight issue with the answer to the Sunday “I Wonder” question about where all the students go at halftime of KSU football games. Are the responses typically that sarcastic? It seemed to be a response from an Internet troll

  • Letters | December 05, 2014

    Don’t miss holiday music Monday at Peace Auditorium

    To the Editor: The Friends of Peace Memorial Auditorium, in partnership with Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, a music fraternity at Kansas State University, will present the “Holiday Music Spectacular” on the stage of Peace Memorial Auditorium, 1101 Poyntz Ave., at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 8. The program

  • Letters | December 05, 2014

    Enjoy pancakes, auction at annual Kiwanis event

    To the Editor: The Manhattan Kiwanis Club will hold its 64th annual pancake feed and silent auction from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, at Pottorf Hall in CiCo Park. This event has become a Manhattan tradition for many individuals and families in our

  • Obituaries | December 05, 2014


    Wilda L. “Woody” Tucker, 89, of Hutchinson, died Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014. The family provided the following information. Woody was born on Nov. 6, 1925, in Haddam, the daughter of the late Vernon Jay and Edna C. Teeter. She graduated from Lawrence High School in 1943. Woody married Dean Tucker on

  • Obituaries | December 05, 2014


    Virginia Bartley, 91, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014, in Overland Park. A Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date. The family provided the following information. Virginia was born on July 25, 1923, in St. Louis, Mo. She was a graduate of Iowa State University

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