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  • Columns | July 25, 2014

    The issue of economic recovery

    The defining issue in state elections is candidates’ positions regarding “the path of our economic recovery.” So wrote Republican state Rep. Steven Becker of Hutchinson in a recent letter to the Hutchinson News, as he asked, “Does the candidate sup-port a reassess-ment of our tax

  • Local |Kansas State University | July 25, 2014

    Philosopher strives to understand how words acquire meaning

    Why does the word “dog” have meaning? If you say “dog” to a friend, why does your friend understand you? Kansas State University philosopher Elliott Wagner aims to address these types of questions in his latest research, which focuses on long-standing philosophical questions about semantic

  • Local |Kansas State University | July 25, 2014

    Student Cargill Global Scholar

    Kylie Hardman, a sophomore in human resource management at Kansas State University’s College of Business Administration, has been selected as a Cargill Global Scholar for the 2014 academic year. “This is a really fantastic opportunity that I hope to gain a lot from,” Hardman said. “

  • General Activities | July 25, 2014

    Bulls take opening night of rodeo

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    One rider, one chance. Dodge City’s Jesse Barber was the lone entrant in bull riding in Thursday’s Kaw Valley Rodeo opener at Wells Arena in CiCo Park, and for seven seconds, it looked like his trip up from southwest Kansas would be well

  • General Activities | July 25, 2014

    Fidone leads at Colbert Classic

    Sam Fidone shot a Thursday-best 7-under par, 65, to take the lead at the Colbert Charity Classic at Colbert Hills. After shooting 4-under on Thursday, Fidone, a Lufkin, Texas, native, took a second-round lead with the best score of the day, dropping him to 11-under for

  • Obituaries | July 25, 2014

    SYBIL CONVERSE

    Twila Sybil Converse, 72, of rural Olsburg, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. Sybil was born in Emporia on Nov. 17, 1941, the daughter of Dr. Ralph and Genevieve Barrett, of Burlington. When her father returned to

  • Obituaries | July 25, 2014

    ISABELLA (KIRKMAN) DeARMOND

    Isabella (Kirkman) DeArmond, the daughter of Kristine Leigh Kirkman and Justin Beau DeArmond, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri, as the result of the Trisomy 18 birth defect. The family provided the following information. Isabella was born on March 4, 2014,

  • Tennis | July 25, 2014

    Steinberg ready to build up K-State tennis

    When new Kansas State women’s tennis coach Danielle Steinberg left Israel nearly a decade ago to play collegiate tennis at the University of Arizona, she had never needed a coat. It took several years and a move to Wichita, after a standout playing career

  • Track & Field | July 25, 2014

    Rovelto, Krais represent USA at Thorpe Cup

    K-State Track and Field Head Coach Cliff Rovelto along with former Wildcat heptathlete Ryann Krais will join Team USA’s best in the combined events as they face off against Germany in the annual Thorpe Cup. Held this year in Marburg, Germany, the Thorpe Cup

  • Golf | July 25, 2014

    K-State places two on All-America Scholars team

    Kansas State men’s golfers Kyle Weldon and Daniel Wood were two of 75 Division I players named to the Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars team, the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) announced. Wood was named to the team for a second-straight season, while Weldon


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