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Mobile Food Distribution rescheduled for this Friday at 3 p.m.

HandsOn Kansas State and the Harvesters Community Food Network of Topeka are rescheduling their Mobile Food Distribution to tomorrow at 3 p.m.. It is starting one hour earlier than usual and will take place in parking lot C-1 of the Chester E. Peters Recreation Complex. The event offers fresh fruit, vegetables and non-perishable food items [...]

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By |2020-04-02T15:03:53-05:00April 2nd, 2020|K-State Activity, Local News, Manhattan|Comments Off on Mobile Food Distribution rescheduled for this Friday at 3 p.m.

Military official discusses Ft. Riley COVID-19 patient; on-base changes to prevent virus from spreading

Ft. Riley COVID-19 case Although a Ft. Riley soldier recently tested positive for COVID-19, one official says the virus is currently not an issue for the army base. Perry Wiggins, the Executive Director of the Governor’s Military Council, says the soldier did not contract the virus while at Ft. Riley. Whatever may happen, Wiggins says [...]

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By |2020-04-02T14:18:38-05:00April 2nd, 2020|Fort Riley, Local News|Comments Off on Military official discusses Ft. Riley COVID-19 patient; on-base changes to prevent virus from spreading

Hospital president discusses new $1.9 million cardio equipment; women’s heart-health luncheon

New Equipment Ascension Via Christi recently finished installing a new piece of cardio equipment in time for February, which is American Heart Month. The equipment will allow cardiologists and radiologists to diagnose and treat heart conditions more quickly. That’s Ascension Via Christi President Bob Copple, who says an upcoming event will help the hospital pay [...]

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By |2020-02-17T15:04:42-06:00February 17th, 2020|Ascension Via Christi, Bob Copple, Go Red for Women, Local News, Manhattan|Comments Off on Hospital president discusses new $1.9 million cardio equipment; women’s heart-health luncheon

By donating blood, you can help those going through cancer treatment

Through their partnership, the American Red Cross and American Cancer Society are attempting to spread awareness of how donating blood can help cancer patients. American Red Cross Account Manager Kristi Ingalls explains why cancer patients often receive blood donations. Ingalls says she personally knows someone who received a significant amount of blood while receiving treatment. [...]

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By |2020-02-14T15:03:32-06:00February 14th, 2020|American Cancer Society, American Red Cross, Blood Drive, Local News, Manhattan, Pottawatomie County, Riley County|Comments Off on By donating blood, you can help those going through cancer treatment