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K-State is now offering a doctorate of education in community college leadership

Kansas State University will now be able to offer a new path for those seeking to work in educational leadership positions. The Kansas Board of Regents earlier this week approved a request submitted by K-State to offer a doctorate of education in community college leadership. The degree will be offered by the K-State College of [...]

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By |2020-05-22T18:59:22-05:00May 22nd, 2020|K-State Activity, Local News|Comments Off on K-State is now offering a doctorate of education in community college leadership

RCPD is gradually getting back to pre-pandemic operations

As local businesses slowly begin to open back up, so do different parts of the Riley County Police Department. Dennis Butler, the RCPD director, says inmate visitations started back up earlier this week. Butler also says the patrol and detective divisions will begin transitioning to more regular operations. Other aspects of the department involving citizens, [...]

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By |2020-05-22T18:24:30-05:00May 22nd, 2020|Local News, Riley County|Comments Off on RCPD is gradually getting back to pre-pandemic operations

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