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  • Local |Business | April 13, 2014

    Hayden Orthodontics celebrates 10 years

    Hayden Orthodontics celebrates ten years of service to Manhattan, Junction City, Wamego and the surrounding areas in the month of April. Dr. Curtis Hayden established Hayden Orthodontics ten years ago this month. After more than 20 years of service as a Naval Dental Officer, Dr. Hayden

  • Local |Business | April 13, 2014

    Local agency becomes state-approved vendor

    New Boston Creative Group, LLC, has been selected as a State of Kansas-approved vendor for marketing, advertising and media-buying services for all political subdivisions across the state. New Boston, 315 Houston St., Suite E, is one of only 11 agencies in the state to be approved to

  • Local |Business | April 11, 2014

    Ray’s Apple Market: Options discussed for the building

    The impending closing of Ray’s Apple Market on Sixth Street will leave a hole that residents would like to see filled. Ray’s owners Mike and Nelda Floersch announced on March 5 that the store at 222 N. Sixth St. store would close. As of Friday

  • Manhattan High School | April 11, 2014

    Indians come up short against Rural


    Facing off against league rival Washburn Rural Thursday night, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team knew it was in for a battle. The Indians struck early, but couldn’t hold the momentum, falling 2-1 at Bishop Stadium. Like most of Manhattan’s losses, the difference

  • Local |Government, Politics | April 11, 2014

    Martin files for Swanson’s House seat

    CLAY CENTER – Kathy Martin, outspoken former member of the Kansas State Board of Education, filed Thursday to run for the 64th District seat in the Kansas House of Representatives. Martin, a Republican from rural Clay Center, at this point would face a primary challenge from

  • Baseball | April 11, 2014

    Kivett named to Golden Spikes Award midseason list


    Kansas State’s Ross Kivett was named to the Golden Spikes Award midseason watch list on Thursday, USA Baseball announced. The Golden Spikes Award is the honor given to the nation’s top amateur baseball player. Kivett was one of 27 players from the award’s

  • I Wonder |Local |Business | April 11, 2014

    Why does Salina get big-name musical acts?


    Q: Why can’t Manhattan get bigger musical acts to come here? Salina has had Darius Rucker, REO Speedwagon, and Marty Stuart play to full houses in the last few weeks, and they have several more fairly big names coming, including Rob Thomas, Martina McBride,

  • Manhattan High School | April 11, 2014

    MHS takes fifth at Salina swim meet

    With the majority of the team’s top athletes making the trip to Olathe for a meet today, the other portion of the Manhattan High swimming and diving team traveled to Salina for a five-team invitational Thursday afternoon. The Indians finished fifth out of the

  • Local |Education | April 11, 2014

    Students demonstrate science skills

    School kids.phatch

    Manhattan High School placed second in a field of 30 teams Saturday in the Kansas Science Olympiad competition. “The level of the competition is extremely high. Most of the kids who have medaled in the event have to go beyond high school curricula,” said Dick Nelson,

  • Manhattan High School | April 11, 2014

    Dillon takes first at Rural Invitational

    Competing at the Washburn Rural invitational at the Wamego Country Club, the Manhattan High boys’ golf team tied for fifth place in the team standings on Thursday, but got a solid performance from Cole Dillon, who took medalist honors with a 1-over 71. Facing a tough

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