Monday, July 6, 2015



Morning story

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Rachael Rassmussen and her son, Thein, 3, read a story together Monday morning at the Manhattan Public Library Move and Groove Storytime.


K-State Sports
  • Golf | July 06, 2015 Streb second at Greenbrier Classic

    Former Kansas State golfer Robert Streb finished second at the Greenbrier Classic on Sunday, but it’s how he got into the four-man playoff that turned heads at The Old White TPC.

  • Women's Basketball | July 05, 2015 Mittie likes team’s depth, roster balance

    With eight returning letter winners — including three starters — to go along with a talented recruiting class, Kansas State women’s basketball head coach Jeff Mittie has every reason to be confident as he heads into his second season in Manhattan.

  • Men's Basketball | July 03, 2015 Weber announces the signing of Freeman

    Kansas State men’s basketball head coach Bruce Weber announced the signing of prep school shooting guard Ron Freeman (Inglewood, Calif./Junipero Serra/Future College Prep School) on Thursday.

  • Tennis | July 03, 2015 K-State hires assistant tennis coach

    Jordan Smith, former Memphis tennis player and Middle Tennessee assistant coach, has been hired as the new Kansas State women’s tennis assistant coach — announced by head coach Danielle Steinberg on Thursday.

Galleries
  • Reading room
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    BLUE RAPIDS — A tiny library in Blue Rapids recently underwent big changes upon completion of an addition to the original one-room, 700-square-foot building.


  • Country Stampede: Fashion
    1

    A detailed look at the vast range of fashion at Kicker Country Stampede.


  • Country Stampede: Day 4
    1

    Coverage of the final day of the 20th Kicker Country Stampede at Tuttle Creek State Park.


  • Country Stampede: Day 3
    1

    Coverage of day three at the 2015 Kicker Country Stampede.


Opinion
  • Editorials | July 05, 2015 Congress should strengthen FOIA

    The president is not the only individual in government who erects roadblocks to American citizens who seek information they’re entitled to, but he’s the most conspicuous.

  • Letters | July 05, 2015 Thomas More congregation to miss Father Zimmerman

    We, the Spirit Spreaders group (there are nine of us) from the Light of the World Retreat at Thomas More Catholic Church, wish to publicly thank Father Don Zimmerman, our beloved pastor and active Manhattan community servant.

  • Letters | July 05, 2015 Life in a small Kansas town impresses Spanish student

    What I didn’t realize was that it doesn’t matter where you are; what really matters is who you are with. Everybody here is so kind, respectful and polite; they actually care about you.

  • Columns | July 04, 2015 How volatile are relations between Russia, U.S.?

    In short, Russia is in no position to go to war. A further attack on Ukraine is one thing, a war against NATO is another and far more dangerous.

Lifestyle
Sports
  • General Activities | July 06, 2015 Prime takes second at Concordia Blast

    The Manhattan Optimist Prime 18-and-under softball team came in second place in the Concordia Blast tournament this past weekend.

  • General Activities | July 06, 2015 Wildcats holding tryouts

    The 8-and-under Manhattan Wildcats are holding a tryout for a competitive baseball team for the 2016 season.

  • July 04, 2015 Kansas basketball team voted best in nation

    USA Today has named the best high school girl’s basketball program in the nation. Would you believe, that honor belongs to a small school in rural Kansas?

  • General Activities | July 03, 2015 Buhler beats 17ers again, 4-2

    The first time the Manhattan American Legion Manko 17ers played Buhler this season, they were run-ruled by nine runs in a game at the Tournament of Champions.

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