Monday, April 27, 2015



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  • Arts, Leisure | July 27, 2013

    ‘I’m not leaving my boys’

    C1 cancer page.phatch

    Aricca (pronounced “Erika”) was a 34-year-old mother of two school-aged boys, a taskmaster who had a winning game plan for everything.

  • Arts, Leisure | July 27, 2013

    The Riley County Fair

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    Some games at the fair’s Ottaway Amusements Company carnival are “prize anytime” games where no matter what happens, the player is guaranteed to win at least a small toy, such as a pink lion.

  • General Activities | July 26, 2013

    Tough start

    Bull.phatch

    On the first night at the Kaw Valley Rodeo, seven rode and seven were bucked off, giving the clean sweep to stock contractor Del Hall, who brings his bulls to Manhattan from Tahlequah, Okla., every year.

  • Snapshots | July 24, 2013

    Snapshots, July 24

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  • Local |Kansas State University | July 21, 2013

    Major improvements

    Central water.phatch

    Kansas State University is making improvements systemwide this summer. Work varies from major construction projects to various room and lab renovations and life safety improvements.

  • Arts, Leisure | July 21, 2013

    Dressed to impress

    Boys buy.phatch

    Thursday’s event, the judging and fashion revue, was an all-day event divided into male and female categories with subcategories in clothing construction, buymanship and make-it-with-wool.

  • Football |General Activities | July 21, 2013

    Giving back

    Catch.phatch

    Klein brought his newly formed passing academy to the Manhattan area Friday, hosting more than 100 kids at Rock Creek High School — ranging from the third grade to seniors in high school.

  • Snapshots | July 17, 2013

    Snapshots, July 17

    2013 national apistol team.phatch

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  • July 14, 2013

    20 years later

    A1.71998.flood.phatch

    Twenty years ago, more than nine inches of rain fell at Tuttle Creek Lake. In July that number increased to nearly 17 inches in just one month.

  • July 14, 2013

    Summer firsts

    Boxes.phatch

    Holly Hertel started her weight loss journey in April 2012 at 372 pounds. She is now down to 237 — 135 pounds lighter — a weight that has allowed her to participate in many summer activities she hasn’t been able to for a decade.


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