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  • Local |Business | February 08, 2014

    CivicPlus adds team members

    CivicPlus hired Steven Turner to the team. He will be responsible for any IT issues that CivicPlus encounters. Turner has more than 20 years in the Army and he has 10 years of experience in IT, where he operated Cisco routers, switches, servers and active directories. As

  • Local |Business | February 08, 2014

    Landmark declares cash dividend of 19 cents per share

    Landmark Bancorp Inc. (Nasdaq: LARK), a bank holding company serving 23 communities across Kansas, reported net earnings of $521,000 ($0.17 per diluted share) for the quarter ended Dec. 31 compared to $1.6 million ($0.52 per diluted share) for the fourth quarter of 2012. For 2013, Landmark reported net earnings of $4.7 million ($1.49 per diluted

  • Women's Basketball | February 08, 2014

    West Virginia routs K-State women, 84-44

    MORGANTOWN, W. Va. — The Kansas State women’s basketball team used a 15-3 run midway through the first half to take a two-point lead on No. 17 West Virginia, but the Wildcats couldn’t keep it up, falling to the Mountaineers in an 84-44 rout on

  • February 08, 2014

    Foster leads K-State past No. 15 Texas, 74-57

    Backed by a career-high 34 points from freshman Marcus Foster, the Kansas State men’s basketball team defeated No. 15 Texas, 74-57, on Saturday in Bramlage Coliseum. The Wildcats (16-7, 6-4 Big 12) jumped on Texas early with a 12-2 lead and then with less than six minutes

  • Manhattan High School | February 07, 2014

    MHS boys beat Topeka High

    TOPEKA — Despite taking 22 fewer shots than its opponent Friday night, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team managed to keep the Topeka High Trojans at bay and win 56-44 in the team’s second game without head coach Tim Brooks. Brooks’ suspension continued despite a meeting

  • Manhattan High School | February 07, 2014

    MHS girls pull away late against Trojans

    TOPEKA — It wasn’t always easy, but the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team managed to pull away from Topeka High and preserve its undefeated mark in Centennial League play with a 45-30 win Friday night on the road. Manhattan used an 11-0 run in the

  • Local |Education | February 07, 2014

    Shannon: 1 snow day left

    Superintendent Bob Shannon gave a snow day update during the USD 383 school board meeting Thursday. The meeting had been postponed from its usual Wednesday time due to weather conditions. Typically, the district’s calendar provides only three built-in snow days for all schools. USD 383 has

  • Local |Kansas State University | February 07, 2014

    Expert: Russia moving toward 1st use of nukes

    Russia is moving toward the use of nuclear weapons in an increasingly unstable area of the world, according to an expert on Russia from the University of Kansas. Jake Kipp, an adjunct professor at KU, said Thursday that Russian conventional forces are weak, while that

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | February 07, 2014

    2 involved in Ray’s robbery

    Riley County police have released a few details about an armed robbery at Ray’s Apple Market on Wednesday night. Officer Matthew Droge of the Riley County Police Department released a statement saying that at 9:05 p.m., two people, one brandishing a handgun, robbed the

  • I Wonder |Local |Government, Politics | February 07, 2014

    Can you explain this ‘2-tier’ voting system?

    Wonder1

    Q: I’ve read some about the “two-tier” voting system in Kansas that Kris Kobach is preparing, but I don’t really get it. Could you explain it? I understand that there are a bunch of people who have registered to vote but might not


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