Wednesday, July 29, 2015

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  • Labor guides

    Little Apple Doulas is currently made up of five women, all educated through a program called ProDoula, which uses a standardized curriculum to provide training and certification in labor support, postpartum support and childbirth education.

  • Snake charmer

    Karnowski, known to some as “Scaly Dave,” co-owns Manhattan Reptile World. He sells a lot of snakes, and has dozens of them in his store, ranging from earthworm-sized babies to adults as thick as a firehose.

  • By the horns
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    Despite finishing with just one winner, Saturday’s performance had several solid scores and times.

  • Roped in
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    Kaw Valley Rodeo entertains fans on Thursday and Friday night.

  • Kaw Valley Rodeo: opening night
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    At Thursday’s opening-night performance at the Kaw Valley Rodeo, Shade Etbauer was the top finisher and in the lead in tie-down roping, finishing in 9.3 seconds.

  • Manhattan Marlins: Water World

    Manhattan’s City Park hosted a swim meet Saturday.

  • Risque business

    Bohnenblust is a consultant for Pure Romance, a company that sells — ahem — adult products, that is “products that enhance intimate adult relationships,” according to the company’s website, mainly through parties at women’s homes.

  • In revue

    The 4-H Fashion revue is an early event of the Riley County Fair, which begins Thursday at CiCo Park.

  • New home

    Construction continues on $11.5 million K-State Foundation Center building, the first of several in planned office park.

  • A spoonful of sugar

    About 150 children and teens, ages 5 through 18, will take part in the production of “Mary Poppins” next weekend in McCain Auditorium on K-State’s campus.

  • Reading room

    BLUE RAPIDS — A tiny library in Blue Rapids recently underwent big changes upon completion of an addition to the original one-room, 700-square-foot building.

  • Country Stampede: Fashion

    A detailed look at the vast range of fashion at Kicker Country Stampede.

  • Country Stampede: Day 4

    Coverage of the final day of the 20th Kicker Country Stampede at Tuttle Creek State Park.

  • Country Stampede: Day 3

    Coverage of day three at the 2015 Kicker Country Stampede.

  • Country Stampede: Day 2

    Coverage of the second day of the 2015 Kicker Country Stampede at Tuttle Creek State Park.

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