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  • Women's Basketball | August 14, 2014

    KSU releases 2014-15 WBB schedule

    The Kansas State women’s basketball team will open the Big 12 portion of Jeff Mittie’s first season with the Wildcats on Jan. 3 at Iowa State, as the Big 12 announced the complete 2015 league schedule on Wednesday. K-State will begin the home portion of its 2015 Big 12

  • Arts & Leisure | August 13, 2014

    Band to open jazz concert series

    TOPEKA — The Topeka Jazz Workshop Band will open the TJW Inc. Concert Series on Sunday with guest artist Bill Watrous, a bop-oriented trombonist well known in the jazz world as a master technician with a mellifluous sound. The concert will be from 3 to 5 p.m.

  • Local |Business | August 13, 2014

    How the under-40 set is making its mark in Manhattan business

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    Ask the movers and shakers around town, and they’ll tell you that Manhattan commerce is filled with a pool of talented young professionals ready to fill positions in a dynamic, growing business scene here. Not only that, but you’ll notice that this new

  • Local |Business |Government & Politics | August 13, 2014

    Commission wants deadline for fixes to justice center

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    Pottawatomie County Commissioners want written assurance that 13 warranty items at the new justice center at Westmoreland will be handled in a timely manner. Commissioners Monday declined to approve a final payment of $39,351 to Treanor Architects and KBS, the project’s general contractor, until it received

  • Local |Kansas State University | August 13, 2014

    K-State device among Top 100 technologies of the year

    Kansas State University engineers have developed a lithium-based neutron detector that is being recognized as one of the year’s Top 100 newly developed technologies. R&D Magazine is recognizing Douglas McGregor, professor of mechanical and nuclear engineering, and his research team with a 2014 R&

  • Local |Kansas State University | August 13, 2014

    Prof circumvents Mideast conflict to study chameleons

    Understanding the physiology of a very tiny animal can pose some very large challenges, such as working in a Middle East trouble spot. After returning from a trip to study the hematology of the Mediterranean chameleon in July, a Kansas State University veterinary medicine researcher

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | August 13, 2014

    Defendant in kidnapping, robbery case granted more time after attorney change

    Jerred Snyder and his attorney have been given more time to prepare for his upcoming jury trials. Riley County District Judge John Bosch granted the request from Snyder’s attorney, Jillian Waesche, on Monday. Waesche was appointed to represent Snyder on July 28, about a month

  • Local |Kansas State University | August 13, 2014

    National accounting group honors K-State’s Deines

    A Kansas State University accounting professor has received the Special Recognition Award from the American Institute of CPAs. Dan Deines, the KPMG Ralph Crouch professor of accounting in the university’s College of Business Administration, is the 23rd recipient of award, which is given to

  • Editorials | August 13, 2014

    Air quality monitor’s absence inexcusable

    We’re not quite sure what to make of the Kansas Sierra Club’s allegations about the removal of an air quality monitor outside of Manhattan in April 2013. But given the annual burning of grasslands all around this town each spring, Manhattan certainly ought to

  • Obituaries | August 13, 2014

    JUNIOR BREYMEYER

    Junior Breymeyer, 84, Wamego, died on Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at Stormont-Vail Healthcare in Topeka. The family provided the following information. Junior was born Jun 1, 1930 in Paxico, the son of Reinhardt and Alice (Buell) Breymeyer.  Junior was united in marriage to Lois “Jean” Shultz on March 3, 1957 at


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