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  • Arts & Leisure | December 28, 2014

    Adventure camp, New Year’s Eve parties and more

    MONDAY Flint Hills Discovery Center Adventure Camp: Small World After All, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Learn all about the microscopic organisms that live throughout the Flint Hills. Pre-registration is required. For ages 8-12. Visit http://www.cityofmhk.com/ecommerce to register. Auntie M.’S

  • Football | December 28, 2014

    Finney looking to leave legacy at K-State

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    In a program that preaches consistency and constant improvement, Kansas State center B.J. Finney was a natural fit from the very beginning. Coaches and teammates laud the senior for both his leadership abilities and his talent as a blocker, which are both things he’

  • Men's Basketball | December 28, 2014

    K-State hosts pesky Texas Southern

    For those waiting to see Kansas State play Texas A&M on TV last Saturday, the first few minutes were interrupted by the Wildcats’ next opponent. While the Aggies and Wildcats were underway, Texas Southern was taking No. 25 Michigan State into overtime, on the

  • Local |Business | December 28, 2014

    Hundreds take to ice at City Park rink

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    There’s only one way to celebrate winter during a virtually snow-less December in Manhattan — ice skating safely inside. Hundreds of people laced up their skates Saturday at the Manhattan indoor rink at the GTM Sportswear Family Center in City Park. Rink manager Paden Town

  • Local | December 28, 2014

    Awareness, testing key to limiting concussions

    More parents than ever are nervous about concussions when they send their kids out to play high school sports. Area coaches and administrators say that’s not a bad thing. “Legitimate concern is the right attitude,” said Mike Marsh, athletic director at Manhattan High. “It’

  • Local |Government & Politics | December 28, 2014

    New committees on tap for some area lawmakers

    Some area lawmakers will have new duties when the Kansas Legislature convenes on Jan. 12. Republican Rep. Tom Phillips, Manhattan, of the 67th District will sit on four committees this session with two of them being new to the representative. His new duties will come on

  • Editorials | December 28, 2014

    Pope Francis leads by example

    When Pope Francis last week scolded the cardinals, bishops and others who make the Vatican run, it made newspapers the world over. He told his subordinates they were succumbing to 15 weaknesses, including hypocrisy, greed, jealousy and “spiritual Alzheim-er’s.”  The pope spoke of the “

  • Letters | December 28, 2014

    The marching band is a picture of all that is good about K-State

    To the Editor, It is with great pride, respect, humility and admiration that I send this letter of thanks and congratulations to all from the K-State and Manhattan community for the Kansas State University Marching Band being awarded the prestigious 2015 Sudler Award for the outstanding

  • Letters | December 28, 2014

    Generous sponsors, hundreds of diners boosted annual Kiwanis pancake feed

    To the Editor: The spirit of the season was clearly evident Dec. 12 during Manhattan Kiwanis Club’s 64th annual Pancake Feed and Silent Auction. More than 500 people came by to enjoy the food, shop for presents and visit with neighbors in helping us raise funds

  • Letters | December 28, 2014

    Joe Cocker wasn’t just a hard rocker; he was an extremely generous man

    Joe Cocker died the other day. I didn’t take the news very well, and I found myself tearful many times during the day. Friends were posting on Facebook about his death and how much they enjoyed his music. His death affected me harder. You


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