Who's the tall fella in City Park?

That's our old pal Johnny Kaw ... the one-and-only, scythe-wielding Johnny Kaw, livin' large! The pioneer spirit of Kansas lives large with this gigantic 25-foot statue of the formidable farmer. The legend was created by Kansas State University horticulture professor George Filinger for the 1955 city centennial; with the statue erected in the park a decade later (1966). Join the Johnny Kaw Club to assist refurbishment efforts and create a plaza around the statue. Those construction efforts are slated for late 2018 to unveil in 2019!

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1. How did Manhattan get The Little Apple® nickname?
2. Who's the tall fella in City Park?
3. What are the best places to see on the K-State campus?
4. What are the "can't-miss" places in Manhattan?
5. I typically travel with my best friend, aka my dog. What are the accommodations?
6. I'm hungry! Where do I go for unique dining?
7. I hear Fort Riley has great military museums; how can I get onto post?
8. Manhattan trails ... where do I access to run/bike?
9. Love to paddle! Where do I put in my kayak or canoe?
10. Does Manhattan have unique laws to be aware?