Saturday, May 30, 2015

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  • Food & Drink | July 31, 2014

    Flush picnic


    A “town” consisting only of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, built in 1910, one or two surrounding buildings and a cemetery across the road suddenly was crowded with more than 1,000 people.

  • July 29, 2014

    Riley County Fair 2014

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  • Local |Fort Riley |Holidays | July 28, 2014

    Vendors at Riley County Fair

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    Vendors at Riley County Fair 2014 help the visitors to handle thirst, hunger and boredom, Friday, July 25, 2014.

  • General Activities | July 27, 2014

    Kaw Valley Rodeo 2014


    The defending champion in tie-down roping from a year ago, Jerome Schneeberger didn’t record a time in the event after his calf got away from him.

  • July 25, 2014

    Hold on tight

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    Ponies, slides and other rides at the Riley County Fair.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | July 22, 2014

    Buttonwood Drive Fire

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    Officials estimated the home sustained $130,000 in structure damage, while contents sustained $65,000 in damage.

  • Arts, Leisure | July 20, 2014

    Kaw Valley Junior Rodeo


    The competition took place Saturday afternoon at the Manhattan Town Center.

  • Arts, Leisure | July 20, 2014

    Contra Dancing at the Douglass Community Center


    Some may know it as barn dancing, and it’s similar to square dancing. There’s a live band, the dancing is done in a large circle and partners rotate.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | July 18, 2014

    RCPD Taser exercise


    When an officer fires a stun gun, the weapon shoots probes with fish hook-like barbs designed to pierce through the subject’s clothing and skin.

  • Arts, Leisure | July 17, 2014

    4-H Fashion Revue at Faith Evangelical Church


    The latest fashions and enjoy the coronation of this year’s fair royalty.

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