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  • Local |Kansas State University |Arts, Leisure | October 07, 2013

    Locals get their chance to decide if the ‘Price is Right’

    What do a famous game show host, a man wearing purple pants, a Texas A&M booster and a room full of diehard TV fans have in common? They were all in attendance Sunday night for “The Price is Right Live.” The stage show

  • Local | October 06, 2013

    Aggieville invaded by zombie dogs, Dorothys and ‘survivors’ for Breadbasket fundraiser


    Sure, zombies want to eat your flesh, but some of them are still softies at heart. Aggieville was invaded by a pack of 37 zombies and survivors — plus one zombie dog — during the third annual Zombie Walk for Hunger on Saturday. Participants donated canned goods to

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 06, 2013

    Brown found guilty in child abuse case

    Antonio Brown has been convicted of first-degree murder and other charges in the death of 14-month old Clayden Urbanek, according to reports in the Salina Journal.  The trial was moved to Riley County earlier this month due to the intense media coverage the case

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 06, 2013

    Beach Museum faces busy October

    K-State’s Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art is offering plenty of activities for patrons of all ages to enjoy during the month of October. The following events, all free unless otherwise indicated, are sponsored by the Beach Museum. They include: • “The World’s Largest

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 06, 2013

    HALO event at K-State Tuesday

    Motivation, leadership and career development, as well as knowledge of the university system, are the focus of the seventh annual Midwest HALO Encuentro, from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm Tuesday at the K-State Union. HALO stands for the university’s Hispanic American Leadership Organization. “The Encuentro started

  • Local |Business |Kansas State University | October 06, 2013

    ONEOK Foundation makes $250K donation for K-State Welcome Center

    The ONEOK Foundation has made a commitment of $250,000 over five years in support of K-State’s new Welcome Center. A patio providing the threshold to the entrance of the K-State Welcome Center will be named the ONEOK Patio. ONEOK is the parent company of Kansas

  • Local |Business | October 06, 2013

    Vet joins Blue Hills Animal Hospital

    Blue Hills Animal Hospital hired Julie Ebert, DVM. She will practice routine wellness exams, surgery, dental and veterinary care. She has a special interest in behavioral medicine and exotic animal care. Ebert graduated from Kansas State University of Veterinary Medicine in 1996. She also attended undergraduate

  • Local |Business | October 06, 2013

    AT&T upgrades local service

    AT&T U-verse customers in Manhattan can surf the Internet with faster speeds. U-verse customers can order home high speed Internet at speeds of up to 45 Mbps downstream and up to 6 Mbps upstream as part of its Velocity IP investment project. The project is

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 04, 2013

    Students meet Union architect

    The road to designing a new and improved K-State Student Union began this week. Workshop Architects of Milwaukee visited campus Wednesday through Friday to speak with members of the campus community about what they would like in a renovated student union. This is the first

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 04, 2013

    Gen. Myers: U.S. needs to take better care of veterans


    Former Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman and retired General Richard Myers said Thursday that the country has to do a better job taking care of millions of current and future veterans. Myers, a retired Air Force general, Kansas State graduate and part-time KSU Foundation professor

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