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  • Editorials | August 14, 2014

    Small colleges, big impact

    When one private college in Kansas toots its horn, it doesn’t always make a lot of noise. But when 18 of them do so together, the impact can be mighty impressive — almost $1 billion worth. The Kansas Independent College Association consists of 18 private colleges and universities

  • Letters | August 14, 2014

    ‘Art Happens’ will have something for everyone

    To the Editor: The Manhattan Arts Center is where our community comes together to participate in and enjoy local arts. Join us as we celebrate and experience “art in the making” at Art Happens, our signature fundraising event, on the evening of Saturday, Aug. 23. Our

  • Obituaries | August 14, 2014

    JOHN A. MANN

    John A. Mann II, 91, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born March 16, 1923, in Wellington, Mo., the son of John Corse Mann and Edna Lorine (Howe) Mann, and was

  • Movies | August 14, 2014

    New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles at least please a 7-year-old

    Christopher.conner

    Some twenty-four years after the first live-action treatment of Eastman and Laird’s “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” Nickelodeon Movies and Paramount have rebooted the franchise. Originally conceived as parody, “TMNT” has become a marketing giant, though in a different way than other comic book fare

  • Arts & Leisure | August 14, 2014

    John Michael Montgomery to bring country hits to Wareham Opera House

    John m3.phatch

    I’m goin’ once, goin’ twice. I’m sold to goin’ to see John Michael Montgomery. RPA Entertainment presents country music legend John Michael Montgomery at 7 p.m. Friday at the Wareham Opera House. Montgomery’s songs taught us that “life’s a dance you

  • Men's Basketball | August 14, 2014

    Bolden, Edwards shine in final overseas victory

    Kansas State’s Brandon Bolden and Justin Edwards each scored in double figures to help Athletes in Action wrap up its international tour with a 108-99 win over the Barons, a Latvian professional team, on Wednesday at Olimpic Center in Riga, Latvia. After trailing 25-24

  • Tennis | August 14, 2014

    Steinberg begins work on her staff

    Kansas State head tennis coach Danielle Steinberg announced the addition of assistant coach Mark Denenfeld to her inaugural staff on Wednesday. “I am very excited about Mark joining our staff,” Steinberg said in a release. “Mark brings a lot of hunger and enthusiasm, but also

  • 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

    Culbertson.phatch

    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


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