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  • Fort Riley troop cuts tolerable

    Fort Riley is going to shrink, and that’s not good news for Manhattan. But considering the possibilities, we’ll take it. The Army announced Thursday that Fort Riley will lose 615 soldiers over the next two years. It’s not .

  • Website: Manhattan far from average

    Cold, hard facts show that Manhattan is so different from the rest of the United States that it might as well be in Switzerland. Honestly, it’s no joke. Not a goofy rumor. Not some crackpot’s wild opinion. It’.

  • What is the city’s official designation for Nutmeg? Nutmeg.mercury

    Q: There’s a street in Manhattan called Nutmeg near the intersection of Casement and Butterfield roads. Except apparently it’s not a street, drive, or a road, or anything, because the street sign just says “Nutmeg” and nothing else. .

  • Chamber, developer exploring welcome center near Exit 313

    Unless you just moved to town, you’ve already heard a rumor like this. Or several, perhaps. “It seems like we’ve been discussing this forever,” said Lyle Butler, president of the Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce. “But, yes, we’.

  • 17ers’ strong start ends in 11-1 win over Alma

    The Manhattan American Legion Manko 17ers put together a complete effort in their win over Alma-Wabaunsee in Thursday’s opener at Junction City’s Post 45 17U tournament. The 17ers defeated Alma 11-1 in a run-rule shortened game at Rathert Stadium. .


    Marilyn Kay McMulkin, 76, of Manhattan, died Friday, July 3, 2015, in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Marilyn recently moved to Manhattan from Topeka. She was born Dec. 3, 1938, on the family farm, southeast of Norton, the daughter of Victor .


    Twila Mae Ericson, 87, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, July 8, 2015, at Via Christi Hospital. The family provided some of the following information. She was born Oct. 1, 1927, in Leonardville, the daughter of Laurin V. and Stella E. (Hageman) Wohler. She was married to .


    Mildred “Millie” Collins, 82, died Wednesday, July 1, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. A rosary will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 11, 2015, at the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, KS. A visitation will follow until 2:30 p.m. .


    Mildred Lucille Mathews, 86, of Manhattan, died Monday, July 6, 2015, at Via Christi Village in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Mildred L. was born July 31, 1928, in Manhattan, the daughter of the late Monett (Cavens) Hanks and Aaron Divine.&.


    Virginia L. Flower, 83, of Blue Rapids, died Tuesday, July 7, 2015, at her home in Blue Rapids. The family provided some of the following information. Virginia was born February 17, 1932, in Flint, Michigan, to Forrest and Mary (Cox) Cronk. Survivors include her six .

  • McCann back as Cats’ pitching coach

    Sean McCann, a nationally recognized veteran pitching coach and recruiting coordinator as well as an original member of Brad Hill’s coaching staff at K-State, has returned to the Wildcat baseball staff, Hill announced today. McCann replaces Josh Reynolds, who .

  • Cats name four to Leadership Council

    K-State volleyball has named Katie Brand, Kersten Kober, Katie Reininger and Kylee Zumach as members of the 2015 leadership council, head coach Suzie Fritz announced. The leadership council, the program’s version of its captains, is selected by the team and .


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