Burglaries & thefts: 0
Notices to appear: 6
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Fire reports from March 26: 1
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POTT CO. TO HAVE WATER MEETING
The annual meeting of Pottawatomie County Rural Water District No. 2 will be at 7:30 p. m. Feb. 15 at the district office, 309 Second St. in Olsburg. The meeting will be held to notify members on the progress of the district. Terms for two directors are up for election. Refreshments will be provided.
LEGISLATIVE COFFEE SESSIONS TO BEGIN
The 2016 Manhattan Chamber State Legislative Coffees will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Saturdays at the Sunset Zoo Education Building. The coffee sessions are fre to attend and open to the public. No registration is required. The dates are Feb. 6, March 5 and April 30.
A culvert replacement project is scheduled to begin Monday, Feb. 1, on North 52nd Avenue. The project is located approximately a quarter mile west of Kitten Creek Road. The road will be closed to through traffic from Kitten Creek Road west to West 59th Avenue. The project has been allotted 40 working days, and is expected to be completed by March 31. Adverse weather conditions may cause unexpected delays.
The Keats Lions Club will hold a biscuit/gravy feed from 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, at the new Keats Center. The event is a free-will donation fundraiser to help support the club’s projects.
LIBRARY OFFERS TECH TUESDAYS
Manhattan Public Library is offering a series of workshops to teach people more about technology. Twice a month, from Jan. 12 through April 19, Tech Tuesday workshops will address a variety of subjects, ranging from Beginning Ancestry to Basic PowerPoint skills. Registration is required for these free two-hour workshops to guarantee small class sizes and plenty of time for questions. Register online using the library’s website http://www.MHKLibrary.org, call 785-776-4741 ext. 300 or visit the public library at 629 Poyntz Avenue.
DATE CHANGED FOR MCCAIN SHOWS
Due to an unavoidable change in the performer’s schedule, the date has been changed for the Kansas State University McCain Performance Series shows featuring Ana Gasteyer at the Wareham Opera House in Manhattan. Previously scheduled for Friday, Jan. 29, 2016, the performance will now take place Friday, Feb. 19, 2016. Neither the performance times — 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. —nor the venue will change. Patrons who have previously purchased tickets to the show will be automatically assigned the same seats for Feb. 19 and do not need to take any action. Ticket holders may use their current tickets for entry into the performance on the new date. Call the McCain Auditorium box office at 785-532-6428 for more information.
ZANDER JACOB CLEARY
Zander Jacob Cleary was born Jan. 12, 2016, to Zachary and Erin Cleary, of Manhattan. He weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19.5 inches long. Grandmother is Margo S. Caley, of Manhattan. Zander joins his brother, Noah Gregory.
JACK X. WHITNEY
Jack Xavier Whitney was born Jan. 6, 2016, to Nicholas and Michelle Whitney, of Manhattan. He weighed eight pounds, four ounces and was 20.5 inches long. Grandparents are Mark and Ginger Whitney, of Peabody, and David and Carol Grimmer, of Northville, Michigan. Great-grandparents are Beverly Dillon, of Peabody; Hattie Whitney, of Hydro, Oklahoma; and Ruth Yenc, of Painesville, Ohio.
BECKETT L. SHEPEK
Beckett Lee Shepek was born Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, to Tim and Jenna Shepek of Manhattan. He weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20 inches long. Grandparents are Mark and Lisa Loberg and Deb and Steve Shepek, all of Manhattan. Great-grandparents are Don and Carol Geren, Don and Judy Loberg, Ken and Kathy Buyle, Frank and Alberta Parrett, and Don and Phylis Shepek, all of Manhattan. Beckett joins his sister, Ava Shepek.
ARIA A. SKAGGS
Aria Adlee Skaggs was born Sept. 22, 2015, to Aaron and Danielle Skaggs, of Shawnee. She weighed 7 pounds, 2.4 ounces and was 19.5 inches long. Grandparents are Stephen and Denise L’Ecuyer, of Manhattan, and Harold and Rhonda Skaggs, of Leavenworth.
Corrections & clarifications: In the Jan. 26 story on Page A1 about the intergovernmental luncheon, Riley County counselor Clancy Holeman said the Kansas Association of Realtors, Kansas Chamber and Manhattan Association of Realtors proposed legislation about property tax valuations. Jeff Pfannenstiel, president of the local realtors board, said the local association doesn’t officially take positions as a non-political body.
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