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Bethunger

Beth Unger walks to the stage as attendees give her a standing ovation during a ceremony to dedicate the Unger Complex at K-State. Unger is a former vice provost at the university and a pioneer in the information technology field.




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  • MAP QUEST Mapquest

    Bluemont Elementary fifth-grader Dakota Krause finds the spot on the map the instructor picked out for students during the Starbase, a military education program that provides real world applications of math and science, at Manhattan’s National Guard Armory on Thursday morning.

  • BOOK SALE Books

    Books are sorted into categories and stored in the basement of the library in preparation for Manhattan Public Library’s annual book sale, which begins on Friday. Friends of the Library sort the books throughout the year as donations come in. Last year’s sale raised more than $10,000 for the library.

Opinion

  • What else is out there?

    It wasn’t all that long ago that astronomers gazing endlessly into the sky hoped to find even one planet that might be a second home for humans, or at least might support life.

  • Brownback should get out of Legislature’s way

    To the Editor: “Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.

  • You’ll find plenty to read at annual library book sale

    To the Editor: We all know that books are food for the brain, stimulate our imaginations and take us to places beyond our physical reach.

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Sports

  • MHS wrestling seniors get one last shot at title

    Ask nearly anyone on the Manhattan wrestling team, and they will call the rest of the Indians their brothers.

  • KU clinches 13th straight league title

    Associated Press LAWRENCE — One by one, the glittering Big 12 championship trophies were paraded into Allen Fieldhouse, set upon a series of tables that these days stretch nearly the full length of the court.

  • Marysville boys edge Wamego in final seconds

    If there was any doubt as to Scott Brown’s emotions in the waning seconds of the third quarter Tuesday night, he erased it in a heartbeat.

State & Region

  • Witnesses say fatal bar shooting seemed racially motivated

    OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A man has been charged with murder in what some witnesses described as a racially motivated shooting at a crowded suburban Kansas City bar that left one Indian man dead and two other men hospitalized.

  • The Latest: Kansas bar shooter had served in Navy

    OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly shooting at a Kansas bar that some witnesses said was racially motivated (all times local):

  • Some witnesses say Kansas shooting was racially motivated

    OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A man accused of opening fire in a crowded suburban Kansas City bar, killing one man and injuring two others in an attack that some witnesses said was racially motivated, was charged Thursday with murder and attempted murder.

  • Officer shoots suspect in central Kansas triple homicide

    NEWTON, Kan. (AP) — A central Kansas man suspected of gunning down three other men in a home before being fatally shot by a police officer early Thursday knew his victims and targeted them, authorities said.

  • Suspect in Kansas bar shooting is charged with murder

    OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting in a bar in Olathe, Kansas, that left one person dead and two injured (all times local):





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