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  • Local |Business |General Activities | August 28, 2015

    Speedy P.D. grows into one of Manhattan’s biggest races

    The Speedy P.D. Race for Parkinson’s Disease has come a long way since it started on the Meadowlark Hills campus seven years ago.

  • General Activities | August 28, 2015

    Optimist Hurricanes tryouts

    The Manhattan Optimist Hurricanes 10-and-under fastpitch softball team is having tryouts on Wednesday, Sept. 2 at Optimist Park in Manhattan.

  • General Activities | August 26, 2015

    Barton wins equestrian title

    Julia Barton, the 13-year-old daughter of two Manhattan natives, has claimed a national championship in an equestrian event.

  • General Activities | August 26, 2015

    McDermeit competes at Water Ski National Championships

    Manhattan resident Tyler McDermeit competed at the Water Ski National Championships last week in West Palm Beach, Fla.

  • Manhattan High School | August 23, 2015

    MHS cross country opens with time trial

    The Manhattan High cross country season started Saturday morning with a time trial and pancake feed at Bishop Stadium.

  • General Activities | August 14, 2015

    Speedy PD races coming up on Aug. 29

    The seventh annual Speedy PD 5K/10K and Family Run will be held on Aug. 29, at Tuttle Creek State Park.

  • Manhattan High School | August 14, 2015

    Manhattan High to begin fall practices

    Athletics at Manhattan High get started on Monday with meetings and initial practices this week.

  • Columns |General Activities | August 13, 2015

    Cameron: Kansas City has Cueto fever: Now Royals need to sign him

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    Cueto’s home debut for the Royals on Monday night happened to be a classic in terms of his craft — a four-hit, complete-game shutout of the once-mighty Tigers. But it was SO much more when you considered the buzz.

  • General Activities | August 13, 2015

    Optimist Sting to hold tryouts

    The Manhattan Optimist Sting 18-and-under fastpitch softball team will be holding tryouts Saturday, Aug. 15 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Optimist Park in Manhattan.

  • General Activities | August 13, 2015

    Open horseshow set for this Saturday

    The Blackjack Saddle Club will host an open horse show on Saturday, Aug. 15, beginning at 9 a.m. at CiCo Park in Manhattan.

  • Manhattan High School | August 09, 2015

    MHS alum Buchanan wins Poyntz Avenue Mile

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    Manhattan High alumnus and University of Portland distance runner Reid Buchanan doesn’t spend much time in Manhattan these days.

  • General Activities | August 07, 2015

    Local youth compete in Junior tourney

    The Manhattan Junior Golf Association held its City Junior Championship this week, playing at Stagg Hill on Wednesday and the Manhattan Country Club on Thursday.

  • General Activities | August 06, 2015

    Local shot putter 3rd at State Games

    Making his debut at a national meet, Douglas Teener, of Manhattan, placed third in the 60-64 age group at the State Games of America over the weekend.

  • General Activities | August 06, 2015

    Optimist Double Play to hold tryouts

    The Manhattan Optimist Double Play 12-and-under fastpitch softball team will hold tryouts on Aug. 8 at 10 a.m. and Aug. at 7 p.m., both at Brummett Field at Optimist Park.

  • General Activities | August 06, 2015

    Optimist Starz to host tryouts

    The Manhattan Optimist Starz 12-and-under fastpitch softball team is having tryouts in August.

  • General Activities | August 06, 2015

    Optimist Sweet Heat to hold tryouts

    The Manhattan Optimist Sweet Heat 12-and-under fastpitch softball team will hold tryouts at Optimist Park in Manhattan.

  • Columns |General Activities | August 02, 2015

    Cameron: Not so sure renting talent is right path

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    There are three very different ways to look at the wild, out-of-character trades that brought Johnny Cueto and Ben Zobrist aboard as the Royals aim for their second straight World Series.

  • General Activities | August 02, 2015

    Registration open for Manhattan Cross Country Club

    The Manhattan Cross Country Club is taking registrations for the 2015 fall season. The club provides age-appropriate distance running for youth in grades 8 and younger.

  • General Activities | August 02, 2015

    Optimist Diamonds holding tryouts

    The Manhattan Optimist Diamonds 10-and-under softball team will hold tryouts for the 2016 season on Thursday, Aug. 6 from 5:30-8 p.m. at the Optimist Park on Jessica Field.

  • General Activities | August 02, 2015

    Optimist Hurricanes to hold tryouts

    The Manhattan Optimist Hurricanes 10-and-under fastpitch softball team is having tryouts at Optimist Park in Manhattan.

  • Manhattan High School | July 30, 2015

    Local soccer coaches support artificial surface

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    Manhattan High girls’ soccer coach Mike Sanchez has experience coaching soccer on both natural grass turf and artificial turf.

  • General Activities | July 26, 2015

    Edler takes steer wrestling title

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    Jacob D. Edler competed at the Kaw Valley Rodeo last year, so he knew what he was up against sitting in the chutes during the steer wrestling portion of Saturday’s finale performance of the Kaw Valley Rodeo at Wells Arena in CiCo Park.

  • General Activities | July 24, 2015

    Bullfighter helps keep cowboys safe

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    It all started on a Saturday morning in 1989.

  • General Activities | July 24, 2015

    Etbauer takes tie-down roping lead

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    Shade Etbauer is used to people knowing his last name.

  • Manhattan High School | July 24, 2015

    Wagner will represent MHS at Shrine Bowl

    For players like Manhattan High’s Colton Wagner, the Kansas Shrine Bowl offers athletes one last chance to strap on the pads, put on the cleats and play high school football.

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