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Remembering the Dockum Drugstore sit-in, Manhattan MLK Committee hosts virtual ceremony

The hour long ceremony featured Religious figures, Musicians, and guest speakers from all walks of life to not just promote the sit-in, but impart all manner of life lessons from MLK and those who continue to cherish his memory by carrying the torch to light the way for change today.     In July 1958, [...]

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By |2021-01-18T01:12:39-06:00January 18th, 2021|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on Remembering the Dockum Drugstore sit-in, Manhattan MLK Committee hosts virtual ceremony

Shepherd’s Crossing offers assistance to those impacted by utility payments with the Federal LIEAP Program

LIEAP, or Low Income Energy Assistance Program is a federally funded program for those with low income, offering them support with their Evergy and/or Kansas Gas payments. https://www.benefits.gov/benefit/1557 Director of Client Services, Warren Holmes said this program has been underreported and many people didn’t even know about the program. For this reason, his organization began [...]

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By |2021-01-15T17:57:36-06:00January 15th, 2021|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on Shepherd’s Crossing offers assistance to those impacted by utility payments with the Federal LIEAP Program

Holding ‘State of the Garrison’ update, Garrison Commander addresses concerns and successes during Corona

Engaging with the local media, Garrison Commander Colonel Will McKannay of Fort Riley, came before the audience to speak on accomplishments in the past year during the pandemic and held a Q&A session pertaining to activities on the base. “In current times, as you know, 2020 was both a great and a challenging year for [...]

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By |2021-01-12T18:37:09-06:00January 12th, 2021|Fort Riley, Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on Holding ‘State of the Garrison’ update, Garrison Commander addresses concerns and successes during Corona

UFM Learning Center announces new class catalog to bring in Spring

Entering the New Year, those searching for a new interest or searching for new profound knowledge can take full advantage of the UFM Community Learning Center’s new opportunities this Spring. Executive Director Linda Teener, of the UFM Community Learning Center, tells KMAN there are several classes coming up. Highlighting the importance of protecting your security, [...]

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By |2021-01-07T19:42:04-06:00January 7th, 2021|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on UFM Learning Center announces new class catalog to bring in Spring

USD 383: In person classes to begin January 5th

Following Wednesday’s general board meeting, Superintendent Dr. Marvin Wade announced the district’s intent to return to five days a week on site in the new year. Wade indicated that based on the metrics, when Kansas State students were coming back, discussions were initially brought up to shut down and be all remote. However when his [...]

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By |2020-12-17T17:45:00-06:00December 17th, 2020|Local News, Manhattan|Comments Off on USD 383: In person classes to begin January 5th

Aggieville Parking Garage construction launches following groundbreaking ceremony

Representatives of Olsson & BBN Architects design team, McCown-Gordon Construction, and the City of Manhattan joined together to lay the foundations that would light up Aggieville development on a otherwise dark, and overcast Friday. Laying the foundations from which the Aggieville parking garage will rise, Mayor Usha Reddi thanked the Riley County Commission, as well [...]

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By |2020-12-11T23:19:16-06:00December 11th, 2020|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on Aggieville Parking Garage construction launches following groundbreaking ceremony

Cops N’ Kids continues to bring Christmas cheer in their 31st year

Continuing in the fashion of previous years, the “Cops N’ Kids” program will continue to provide gifts to children in the community unable to afford presents. The program originally set out to serve more than 50 families every year, and as it continued, through the gifts from representatives and the general population, the program has [...]

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By |2020-12-09T20:44:52-06:00December 9th, 2020|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on Cops N’ Kids continues to bring Christmas cheer in their 31st year

19th annual holiday parade marches on to light up Manhattan

The holiday tradition of lighting up Manhattan continued this Friday as the 19th annual Mayor’s Spirit of Holidays Lighted Parade brought hundreds of people out for a little Christmas cheer while still socially distancing. The parade acts as an opportunity to raise awareness of the Flint Hills Breadbasket. Instead of bringing gifts to the parade, [...]

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By |2020-12-05T00:24:28-06:00December 5th, 2020|Local News, Manhattan, Riley County|Comments Off on 19th annual holiday parade marches on to light up Manhattan

Collegian Media Group lay the foundations for new housing website to aid Manhattan community with off-campus rentals

As students head home for the holidays, the Collegian Media Group has a present waiting for any and all looking to find a new place to call home. As part of an initiative to provide localized content for Students and Greater Manhattan residents with off-campus housing, MHKhousing.com will assist any potential renter with a concise, [...]

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By |2020-11-20T23:22:02-06:00November 20th, 2020|K-State Activity, Local News, Manhattan|Comments Off on Collegian Media Group lay the foundations for new housing website to aid Manhattan community with off-campus rentals
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