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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | April 08, 2013

    1 killed, 3 more injured in attack at apartments on Garden Way

    One person was killed and three others were hospitalized with serious injuries as a result of a Sunday morning shooting at a Manhattan apartment complex. None of the victims have yet been publicly identified by authorities. Neither has a suspect, although authorities did confirm that

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | April 08, 2013

    Burglars break into Wareham tomb

    Wareham.phatch

    Burglars over the weekend broke into the largest mausoleum in Manhattan, disturbing the coffin of a member of one of the city’s most prominent families, but leaving authorities and family members baffled about what they were up to. It was the second break-in at

  • Local | April 08, 2013

    2 local men presumed dead in plane crash

    Plane crash.2.phatch

    The family of Dr. Ronald L. Marshall waited for confirmation from authorities Monday morning that a man who died in a plane crash Sunday evening in Oklahoma was the retired local physician. Officials at Kansas State University, meanwhile, confirmed that one of the dead was

  • Local |Government, Politics | April 08, 2013

    County finalizes election results, provisional count

    The Riley County Commission finalized the 2013 city and school board general election results Monday, approving the counting of 47 provisional ballots as part of the official election canvass. The 47 were among 69 provisional ballots cast county-wide during last Tuesday’s municipal and school board voting. The ballots

  • Local |Kansas State University | April 08, 2013

    KSU professor sees rape culture as worldwide problem

    April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, but Kansas State University’s Donna Potts thinks every month should focus on the problem — especially on college campuses throughout the world. Potts, professor of English, served on the subcommittee of the American Association of University Professors that drafted

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | April 08, 2013

    Man pleads guilty in Dara’s robbery

    A Manhattan man pleaded guilty Monday to robbing a convenience store here in February. Officials believe the crime is related to a deadly arson at a Manhattan apartment complex. Frank Hanson, 22, pleaded guilty to one count of brandishing a firearm during a crime of violence.

  • Local | April 08, 2013

    Two dead in plane crash

    The family of Dr. Ronald L. Marshall waited for confirmation from authorities Monday morning that a man who died in a plane crash Sunday evening in Oklahoma was the retired local physician. Officials at Kansas State University, meanwhile, confirmed that one of the dead was

  • Local | April 08, 2013

    Small plane crashes en route to Manhattan

    COLLINSVILLE, Okla. - A spokesman for the Federal Aviation Administration says as many as three people are dead after the crash of a small plane in Collinsville. Lynn Lunsford says local authorities have told the agency that as many as three were killed in the

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | April 07, 2013

    Fatal shooting in Manhattan

    One person is dead from gunshot wounds and three others have been hospitalized following a report of multiple shots fired at a Manhattan apartment complex early Sunday morning. Riley County officers responded to 900 Garden Way at approximately 4:10 a.m. Sunday, where officials said, they found

  • Local |Education | April 07, 2013

    USD 383 names teachers of the year

    USD 383 named Jessica Nelson from Northview Elementary School and Marie Green from Anthony Middle School as the 2013-14 USD 383 Teachers of the Year. Jessica Nelson is a special education teacher at Northview Elementary School. She received her BS degree in Elementary Education from Kansas State

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