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  • Arts, Leisure | July 20, 2014

    Contra Dancing at the Douglass Community Center

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    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

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    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

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

  • Local |Business | July 15, 2014

    Food harvesters

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    The Manhattan Methodist Harvesters were giving away 5 1/2 tons of food. The food is all donated and brought in from Topeka through Harvesters Community Food Network and Feeding America.

  • Local |Business | July 14, 2014

    Questions about e-cigarettes

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    These little smokeless nicotine dispensers have caused headaches for every organization that’s gone near them.

  • July 13, 2014

    Cooking for a cause

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    The Manhattan Fire Department and Riley County Police Department held their fourth-annual barbecue competition during the Relay for Life event Saturday at City Park.

  • Local |Education | July 13, 2014

    Hitting the road

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    Manhattan teenagers are preparing for a new step toward independence as they wrap up what they’ve learned in drivers education.

  • July 13, 2014

    Flit & fly

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    A team of volunteers began counting butterflies around Manhattan on Thursday morning for the 40th annual count by the North American Butterfly Association.

  • General Activities | July 13, 2014

    Wildcat Legends: ‘Unbelievable’

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    The foursome of Brent Bayer, Hank Bayer, Dan Sparks, Bernie Haney and Matt Walters won the 22-team tournament Saturday — shooting a 56.

  • Local |Business |Holidays | July 06, 2014

    Wamego fireworks

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    On Friday, tens of thousands of people poured into the town that, on normal days, holds just under 4,500.

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