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This year’s winners at the Riley County Fair 4-H Foods and Nutrition Division did an exceptional job. Although they are all busy with multiple projects for the fair, you can tell they spent a great deal of time cooking and baking to prepare great entries. Here is a quick glimpse at what some…

Bermudagrass loves this warm and humid growing environment. If you choose it for your lawn, it is doing really well. The stolons (creeping stems) are seeking ground to take over. This may be in the tall fescue lawn, vegetable garden, and shrub or flower beds.

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Following a year when everyone was instructed to stay a part from one another, Sunset Zoo staff are simply delighted in seeing children interact with animals this summer.

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Growing food and growing people. Those two are not the same, but they both have to do with positive development for the future – and they are the two motivating priorities that inspire one young Kansas leader daily. They have helped propel her to not one, but two national agriculture awards.

The Manhattan City Commission this week approved the appointments of 15 people to a steering committee for a possible aquatics center. The city government received 117 interest forms from people who wanted to serve on the committee. Mayor Wynn Butler asked each commissioner to submit up to s…

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The three co-founders of Manhattan Brewing Co., 406 Poyntz Ave., had dreamed of opening their own craft brewing location for years but a quick decision had to be made when their former employer, Tallgrass Brewing, shuttered its doors in 2018.