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  • Local |Education | July 13, 2014

    Hitting the road


    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


    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’


    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


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

  • Arts & Leisure | July 03, 2014

    Wamego Carnival


    The Evans Midland Empire Shows Carnival.

  • July 02, 2014

    Summer reading

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    Manhattan kindergarten through third graders are enhancing their literacy skills during the break with AfterSchool KidzLit.

  • June 29, 2014

    Country cooking


    The four-day music festival is a marathon of dancing, drinking and walking about in the elements, so refueling is crucial to having a good time.

  • Holidays | June 29, 2014

    With a bang!

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    The half-hour show includes about 2,000 explosive “events.’

  • Local | June 22, 2014

    Back home


    Cultures were shared and celebrated Friday night at the Kaw Mission Historical Site, near downtown Council Grove.

  • Local | June 22, 2014

    Juneteenth 2014


    Juneteenth is a nation-wide celebration remembering June 19, 1865, (two years after the Emancipation Proclamation) when Union soldiers arrived in Galveston, Texas, and delivered the news that the Civil War had ended and the slaves were freed.

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