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  • Local |Business |Government, Politics | October 28, 2013

    Clinic to cease primary care

    The Riley County Health Department will no longer offer safety net primary care services – beginning this Friday. Department director Brenda Nickel told the county commission that the Primary Care Clinic has been unable to secure a full-time provider for medical and prescribing services since February.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Traffic | October 28, 2013

    Manhattan woman killed standing on I-70 after crash

    A 35-year-old Manhattan woman died after being struck by a disabled vehicle that was hit by another car at 8:45 pm Sunday on Interstate 70. The accident happened eight miles south of Manhattan in Geary County. According to a Kansas Highway Patrol report, Dale Colleen Williams died

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 27, 2013

    Parade, pep rally pump up fans before win over West Virginia


    Spectators sporting K-State purple and Halloween costumes lined the streets around City Park Friday evening for the K-State Homecoming parade. The university’s sororities and fraternities made up the majority of the parade with decorative floats and chapter chants, proving their school spirit before the

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 27, 2013

    K-State marks start of business building project

    Officials broke ground on K-State’s new College of Business Administration building during a ceremony Friday morning. The $50-million, 140,000-square-foot building will sit near Manhattan Avenue and Lovers Lane, east of the president’s house. The facility is to include a 250-seat lecture hall, three 80

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 27, 2013

    Holocaust exhibit at Hale Library moves to Kansas Statehouse

    An exhibit dedicated to a hero of the Holocaust will move from Kansas State University’s Hale Library to the Kansas Statehouse on Friday, October 25, where it will be on display in the rotunda until October 31. The 20-panel exhibit, “The World Knew: Jan Karski’s

  • Local |Education | October 27, 2013

    MHS students get PSAT recognition

    •Manhattan High student Cassidy Harper recently received the distinction of Outstanding Achievement in the National Achievement Scholarship Program. The National Achievement Scholarship Program provides recognition for outstanding black American high school students through the PSAT. Of the more than 160,000 students who currently enter the National

  • Local |Business | October 27, 2013

    Financial business hires 2

    Sink, Gordon and Associates, LLP, added two new staff members. Seth J. Gordon joined as the director of the Business Valuation Department. He is a May, 2009, graduate of Kansas State University with a degree in finance, and a 2004 graduate of Rock Creek High School. Previously

  • Local |Business | October 27, 2013

    ESB Financial promotes employee

    Tori Nuzum was promoted to financial service provider at ESB Financial in Manhattan.  Nuzum served the bank as a CSR for the past year and will expand upon her customer service duties; in addition to taking on numerous lending and relationship growing functions. 

  • Local |Business | October 27, 2013

    CivicPlus hires consultant

    CivicPlus added Conor Milne to the community engagement team as a consultant. Milne is a recent graduate of Kansas State University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a minor in leadership studies. He has worked with campus as a president of the Residence

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 25, 2013

    150th celebration closes with party, time capsule


    The only way to end a nine-month party is with another party. K-State held the grand finale of its sesquicentennial Thursday on the front lawn of Anderson Hall. The 150th anniversary celebration began in February. As the university moves past 150 years, K-State President Kirk Schulz

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