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  • ATA Bus exploring new route system

    OLATHE — ATA Bus will soon begin seeking public opinion on an altered fixed route system in Manhattan.

  • K-State will allow stun guns on campus in July

    TOPEKA — K-State will allow people to carry stun guns on campus when a state law changes in July, but officials won’t provide additional storage options for firearms.

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  • FARM DOGS | MARVIN, PAL Farmdogs2

    Marvin Hachmeister has never met a stranger, he certainly passed that on to his dog, Pal, an 8-year-old heeler mix. Hachmeister’s land just outside Wildcat Park is Pal’s domain. He keeps watch over the cattle and lives like a farm king. Pal often acts as a greeter at Wildcat Park, running to entering cars to put a smile on visitors faces. Pal even gets to go to races with Hachmeister; he competes in 10Ks with his faithful owner. Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) to suggest a farmer for this series.

  • SIGN CHANGE Signchange

    From left, Sam Anderson, of Green, and Matt Coulson, of Abilene, remove an old sign in preparation for a new one at Allstate in downtown Manhattan on Wednesday morning.

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  • Job Class helps criminal offenders find employment

    On a Tuesday morning in December, Shelly Williams taught her clients about programs that help people with felony records find jobs after they’ve been released from prison.

  • Flavor the best judge of perfect tomatoes

    Seed catalogs inspire the gardener to grow that perfect specimen like a tomato.

  • Repeal campus concealed carry

    The Kansas Legislature is more moderate now than it was a few months ago before citizens vented their frustration at the ideologically conservative bent of legislation on tax policy, education and other issues has hurt this state in multiple ways.

  • First fast food burger chain began in Kansas

    What was the first fast food hamburger chain in the world, and where did it begin? You are correct if you answered White Castle in Wichita.

  • Mhstalent1 MHS talent show offers variety for audience

    The special talents of some Manhattan residents were on display at Manhattan High School Thursday evening.

  • Trump takes charge of nation

    Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — Donald John Trump swore the oath of office Friday as the 45th president of the United States, one of the most polarizing figures to assume the office shouldering a promise to reclaim prosperity for millions who have felt abandoned by their government.

  • Locals marking Trump inaugural in DC, at home

    Tom Hintz has visited Washington, DC, many times in the past, but never to watch the presidential inauguration.

  • USD 383 names mascot committee members

    The committee is set.

  • A1 main art 0119 Discovery Center food exhibit to open Saturday

    The latest Flint Hills Discovery Center exhibit focuses on teaching healthy eating habits.

  • Former K-State, MHS grad to receive honorary doctorate

    TOPEKA — K-State will award a university alumna and Manhattan High School graduate with an honorary doctoral degree during 2017 spring commencement.

  • RCPD closing in on deal for Fort Riley shooting range

    Brad Schoen, Riley County Police Department director, told Riley County commissioners an agreement for a new shooting range between RCPD and Fort Riley is still in the works.

  • Air Supply, ‘Space Jam,’ basketball and more

    Get lost in love Thursday as the 80s rock sensation Air Supply takes the McCain Auditorium stage.

  • Aggievilleplan1 City identifies parking as key to Aggieville plan

    City officials identified increased parking as a necessity for any density growth in Aggieville.

  • Board to keep noon meetings

    The Riley County Law Enforcement Agency Board will continue to meet at noon on the third Monday of each month.

  • Commerce nominee says NAFTA top priority

    The Washington Post WASHINGTON — Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross singled out changes to the nation’s free trade agreement with Mexico and Canada on Wednesday as “the first thing” he would address if confirmed to lead the Commerce Department in President- elect Donald Trump’s administration.


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