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  • New Boston to host marketing academy

    New Boston Creative Group, a marketing communications firm in Manhattan, announced its Digital Marketing Academy to help businesses and nonprofits learn to use online tools to grow. The academy consists of seminars, hands-on workshops, and one-on-one and small-group coaching partnerships. .

  • Randolph woman to become angus convention delegate

    Lori Fink of Randolph has been elected as a delegate to the 132nd Annual American Angus Association Convention of Delegates on Nov. 5 at the Overland Park Convention Center in Overland Park. Fink, a member of the American Angus Association with .

  • Unitarian Universalist hires new pastor

    Rev. Jonalu Johnstone began her service to the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Manhattan on Sunday, Aug. 23. Previously, she served the First Unitarian Church of Oklahoma City for 13 years as program minister, focused primarily on small group ministry and adult religious .

  • Harry’s owners look back on 25th anniversary of opening

    When Julie Haynes opened Harry’s Uptown Supper Club in 1990, people told her she couldn’t be successful selling plates over $10. Fast forward 25 years and three ownership groups, and the restaurant — now simply called Harry’s — is one the most .

  • Searching for sitting

    I’ve been thinking a lot about furniture lately. Couches, to be exact. I never realized how much I took them for granted until I lived without one for a little over two months. Thankfully, that changed for the better .

  • KSU students have much to give

    Now that K-State’s returning students have gotten reacquainted and new students have found their way around campus, we hope both groups extend their reach further. We hope they become part of this larger community. We’re not talking just .

  • Good marks for MHS

    Though the State Finance Council didn’t have much in the way of good news for the Manhattan-Ogden School District last week, the district’s ACT report was a step in the right direction. The average 2015 composite ACT score for .

  • Indians cruise past Lawrence in season opener, 4-0 Mhs7.mercury

    With a comfortable lead most of the night and plenty of opportunities to insert most of his large roster into the match, Friday night’s 4-0 win over Lawrence High was exactly what Manhattan High head coach Frank Alonso wanted .

  • ‘Last Reunion’ part mstery, part drama, all comedy

    Sara Jane (“Sookie”) Poole, a sixtyish woman in a small Alabama town near Mobile, lives a reasonably content, if unexciting, life. She is happily married to local dentist Earle Poole, Jr., and has recently seen all three of her daughters (.

  • Liftin weaves tabloid gossip into fiction

    “Movie Star” is written as a tell-all (fictional) autobiography of Lizzie Pepper, an actress who was married to celebrity Rob Mars and is now penning an exposé of their life together. Lizzie, who brings to mind Katie Holmes, started her .

  • Revisiting Shakespeare at the public library Susan.withee.librarian1

    Brush up your Shakespeare Start quoting him now Brush up your Shakespeare And the women you will wow Just declaim a few lines from Othella And they’ll think you’re a hell of a fella Brush up your Shakespeare .

  • Disease response course will be included in FEMA training

    When thinking of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, most probably envision the FEMA jackets and trailers seen at the aftermath of natural disasters like Hurricane Katrina. But emergency preparedness encompasses agricultural disasters, too, including disease outbreaks such as this year’.


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