Friday, May 29, 2015



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  • General Activities | August 04, 2013

    A nose for MMA

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    More than 100 people workout at Wilk’s gym — located at 2601 Anderson Avenue — whether it’s training in Thai boxing, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, mixed martial arts or self-defense classes.

  • Arts, Leisure | August 04, 2013

    Spinning a yarn

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    The lifelong artist uses a special yarn she refers to as “baby yarn,” a soft, delicate French creation called bouclé, which she crochets into abstract, intricate patterns and pins to a type of canvas she said is used for insulation in showers.

  • Snapshots | July 31, 2013

    Snapshots, July 31

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  • General Activities | July 27, 2013

    Best show on dirt

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    For the second night in a row, nobody was able to post a score in the bull riding event, as all five cowboys failed to make it 8 seconds.

  • Arts, Leisure | July 27, 2013

    ‘I’m not leaving my boys’

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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.


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