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  • Obituaries | September 12, 2014

    VERONICA BARRY

    Veronica Ann Barry, 84, of Manhattan, died Thursday, Sept.11, 2014, at Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community. The family provided the following information. Veronica was born on Feb. 9, 1930, in Manhattan, and had been a lifetime resident in the area. Veronica attended grade school in the country school on McDowell

  • Obituaries | September 12, 2014

    JOANN PRIOR

    JoAnn Margaret Prior, 75, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, at her residence. The family provided the following information. JoAnn was born on Aug.18, 1939, in Seneca, the daughter of Herman and Margaret (Jenkins) Schmelzle. JoAnn graduated from Msgr. Luckey High School. She had worked at McCall Pattern

  • Men's Basketball | September 12, 2014

    K-State vs. A&M tickets on sale Sept. 15

    Tickets for Kansas State’s matchup with former Big 12 foe Texas A&M in the Wildcat Classic on Saturday, Dec. 20 at the Sprint Center in Kansas City will go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m., Monday, athletic officials announced this week.

  • September 12, 2014

    K-State club soccer hosting youth clinic

    K-State’s club soccer team will hold a youth soccer clinic on Sunday from 4-7 p.m. at Memorial Stadium on the K-State campus. The clinic is for youth ages 6 and up and will cost $15. The clinic will be a fun time focused on soccer

  • General Activities | September 12, 2014

    Neils’ team 7th at rowing championships

    At the 2014 World Rowing Championships in Amsterdam — Aug. 24-31 — Manhattan native Andrew Neils and his team of four placed seventh in the Lightweight Men’s Quadruple Sculls Final. The team finished behind defending champion Greece, Germany, China, Italy, Denmark, and the Netherlands. Neils’ team finished

  • Area Schools | September 12, 2014

    EMS cross country begins its season

    The Eisenhower Middle School cross country team began it’s season with meets on Sept. 7 at the Manhattan Invitational and Sept. 9 at the Wamego Invitational. Ella Rosenkranz led the way for the seventh grade girls in Manhattan, taking third. Luke Wichmann was first for the

  • Local |Fort Riley | September 11, 2014

    5 names added to Fort Riley memorial at 9/11 ceremony

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    FORT RILEY — It’s been 13 years since the terrorist attacks that destroyed the World Trade Center in New York City, damaged the Pentagon and led to the civilian take-over that foiled the hijacked Flight 93 that was headed toward Washington D.C. Thousands of lives were

  • Local |Government & Politics | September 11, 2014

    Update to comprehensive plan at critical stage

    Officials planning for the Manhattan area’s future growth said the process has reached an important point. The community workshop Wednesday continued work for Manhattan Area 2035, an update of the Manhattan Urban Area Comprehensive Plan and the Manhattan Area Transportation Strategy. The draft of the

  • Local |Fort Riley | September 11, 2014

    Group preps 2,000-plus pies ahead of fort’s Apple Day

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    There’s no doubt that Saturday’s Fall Apple Day Festival at Fort Riley will be jam-packed with various events for the public to enjoy. From tactical equipment displays to a petting zoo to historical reenactments, there’s no shortage of activities. But Apple Day

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | September 11, 2014

    2 plead not guilty in connection to McClendon death

    PHOENIX — Two men accused of alcohol-related violations in connection with the fatal fall of an Arizona State University student and Manhattan High graduate have pleaded not guilty. David Siegel and Matthew Farberov made their first appearances Wednesday in Maricopa County Superior Court on charges related


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