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  • Obituaries | December 30, 2014


    Darrell Chester Deibler, 83, of Manhattan, died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. He was born on March 22, 1931, in rural Manhattan, the son of William Chester Deibler and Georgia (Kramer) Deibler.  He grew up in

  • Obituaries | December 30, 2014


    Charlene W. Peddicord, 88, of rural Wamego, died Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, at her home. The family provided the following information. Charlene was born June 15, 1926, in Wamego, the daughter of Charles and Stella Warner. She attended Wamego schools and graduated from K-State with a home economics degree. She

  • Obituaries | December 30, 2014


    Terry Gene Keith, 77, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. The family provided the following information. Terry was born Aug. 6, 1937, in Hastings, Neb., the son of Virgil and Georgia Keith. He had been a St. George resident for 35

  • Obituaries | December 30, 2014


    Gerald “Murph” Murphy, 80, died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, at Geary Community Hospital in Junction City. The family provided the following information. He was born on March 12, 1934, in Natoma, the son of Charles and Laura (Winder) Murphy. Gerald grew up in Natoma and graduated from Covert High School

  • Obituaries | December 30, 2014


    Courtney E. Mooney, 25, of Manhattan, died Sunday morning, Dec. 28, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family said the death was of natural causes. The family provided the following information. She was born on April 30, 1989, in Kansas City, Kan., the daughter of R.

  • Football | December 30, 2014

    Barnett lets loose on dropped picks


    SAN ANTONIO — Dante Barnett will gladly take the three interceptions he had this season. But Kansas State’s junior safety knows he should have had more — a lot more. By Ryan Mueller’s count, Barnett should have reeled in 25 interceptions. “As many times as he

  • Men's Basketball | December 30, 2014

    Cats look to bounce back vs. Georgia

    Thomas Gipson didn’t have many words for Sunday’s 58-56 loss to Texas Southern. The Wildcats allowed the Tigers to score six points in the final three seconds of the game, while missing six free throws in the final 1:10 to lose their first December

  • Local |Government & Politics | December 29, 2014

    Court security tops 2015 goal list

    With 2015 just three days away, Riley County commissioners used a portion of Monday’s meeting to look ahead at goals for the new year. Commissioners outlined six priorities for the county in 2015: courthouse security improvements, 911 system improvements, fire station improvements, further communication and collaboration with

  • Local |Business |Neighbors | December 29, 2014

    Local doctor uses balloon instead of scalpel to treat vascular disease


    Dr. Raymond Dattilo of Manhattan is working to save lives by saving limbs. Dattilo focuses his practice, Flint Hills Heart, Vascular and Vein Clinic, on treatment for critical limb ischemia, a form of peripheral arterial disease where there is a severe blockage in a patient’

  • Editorials | December 29, 2014

    Growth here is business as usual

    It’s old hat to say that Manhattan is on a roll. That’s been true for a decade, ever since Fort Riley started to grow again. But the great Army boom is over, and still Manhattan marches forward. That’s the thought that comes

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