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  • Editorials | October 20, 2014

    Kansas roads a source of pride

    That Kansas roads are among the best in the country is worth a collective pat on the back for elected officials and workers over many years. That Kansas ranked just 33, however, in terms of fatality rate per miles driven ought to give us pause. The

  • Columns | October 20, 2014

    First Amendment still precious

    Just 45 words —  fewer words than there are in the sentence you are reading — guarantee five freedoms that the nation’s founding fathers deemed to be at the core of a democracy, freedoms that a nationally recognized free-speech advocate says “truly set us apart from

  • Arts & Leisure | October 20, 2014

    Variety adds spice to Kansas State library concert

    Ben.nyberg

    This past Friday evening the Kansas State University Library’s Hemisphere Room hosted the first of its concert series’ new season of four programs. Future dates will include a tribute to Gail Kubik (January 30), a piano recital by Slawomir Dobrzankski (May 1) and a jazz gig (

  • Neighbors | October 20, 2014

    Chen takes on bigger role in family business — while taking classes

    Neighbor.phatch

    Michael Chen’s family has always followed an unexpected path when pursuing opportunity. That’s one reason the 23-year-old Kansas State University student didn’t hesitate when the opportunity arose to purchase a local restaurant. Chen co-owns Chen’s Chinese, 2704 Anderson Ave., with his parents,

  • Obituaries | October 20, 2014

    PATRICIA ELLINGTON

    Patricia (Pat) Ann Ellington, 73, of Manhattan died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at Mercy Regional Hospital. The family provided some of the following information. She was born Jan. 11, 1941, in Tupelo, Miss., the daughter of Bill and Francis Ellington. She grew up in Birmingham, Ala., where she graduated Birmingham

  • Obituaries | October 20, 2014

    DORIS MULHERRON

    Doris Ann Berry Mulherron, 86, of Lenexa died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014. The family provided some of the following information. Doris was born on April 11, 1928, in Walnut to Walter and Viola Berry. She was married to Joseph Eugene Bradshaw in 1946, and together they had three children and lived

  • Obituaries | October 20, 2014

    DELIA REED MARCELLUS

    Delia Reed Marcellus, 86, of Manhattan died Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, at Stonybrook Retirement Community. The family provided some of the following information. Dee was born on April 6, 1929, in Lawrence to the late Bertha Christie and Addison Reed. She graduated from Lawrence High School and from the University

  • Obituaries | October 20, 2014

    ROBERT MILLS

    Robert Barney Mills, 92, of Manhattan died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community - Honstead House. He was born Feb. 10, 1922, in rural Franklin County. He attended public schools in Lane, Garnett, and Greeley, graduating from Greeley High School in 1939. He served in the United States

  • Football | October 20, 2014

    Truman sets tone for Cats’ defense

    Kstatecolor.phatch

    If Jonathan Truman was allowed to play a little bit longer Saturday he might have had as many tackles as his hometown has residents. OK, so that’s a stretch, slightly. But the Kechi native was a one-man wrecking crew, nonetheless, during Kansas State’s 31

  • Football | October 20, 2014

    Nelson catches TD in Packers’ win

    Former Riley County standout Jordy Nelson added another touchdown to his season total as the Green Bay Packers put a 38-17 beat down on the Carolina Panthers. Nelson caught four passes for 80 yards and a touchdown, bringing his season total to six in seven games.


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