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  • November 30, 2014

    Man diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease returns home, wins Kansas legislative seat

    Ron Wilson Contributing writer “When you are diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, you try to remember good moments.  For me, those were in Ellinwood.” That statement is from a young professional who has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s, but has found a rewarding life

  • Football | November 30, 2014

    Lockett inches closer to record trifecta

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    Tyler Lockett entered his final game at Bill Snyder Family Stadium on Saturday within reach of stamping his name as the greatest receiver in Kansas State history. Lockett left with one more of K-State’s career receiving records, securing the career receptions mark his father,

  • Columns |Football | November 30, 2014

    Kinder: Bowl outlook clear as mud in final week

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    Kansas State’s game at Baylor next week couldn’t be bigger for the Wildcats. Sure, there’s no Big 12 title game anymore, but this one could come pretty close, considering what’s all on the line for both teams. And this is the Wildcats’

  • Volleyball | November 30, 2014

    West Virginia takes down Wildcats in five games

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    The Kansas State volleyball team had its senior night celebrations cut short after the Wildcats dropped a 3-2 decision (20-25, 21-25, 25-14, 25-21, 13-15) to West Virginia Saturday night at Ahearn Field House. The Wildcats (22-8, 9-7 Big 12), who had previously come back from two-set

  • Manhattan High School | November 30, 2014

    MHS football lands seven on all-league

    The Manhattan High football team had seven players recognized by the Centennial League’s coaches as all-league performers on Saturday, including four on the first team. Manhattan finished the year at 7-2, sharing the Centennial League title with Topeka High and Hayden while narrowly missing

  • Local |Education | November 30, 2014

    Anthony Middle School students attend KAY conference

    Seven members of the Susan B. Anthony KAY Club attended the Area 3 Kansas Association for Youth Regional Conference on Nov. 7 in Wamego. The club received the Blue Award in recognition of their student leadership and service to their school, community, nation and world for the 2013

  • Local |Education | November 30, 2014

    Manhattanite named to Phi Kappa Phi honor society

    TOPEKA — Washburn University student Shari LaGrange-Aulich of Manhattan was inducted into Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. LaGrauge-Aulich is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology. The 36 Washburn students elected to membership in Phi Kappa Phi include juniors in the top 7.5 percent of their class

  • Local |Education | November 30, 2014

    Fort Riley soldiers help with school meal

    Partners in Education from Fort Riley joined in the Thanksgiving fun in Angela Blankenau and Erin Allen’s kindergarten class at Frank Bergman Elementary on Tuesday. Sgts. Travis Daugherty and Joseph Gray assisted the kindergarteners as they prepared for their meal and joined the group

  • Local |Kansas State University | November 30, 2014

    Two K-State researchers become science society fellows

    Two Kansas State University faculty members have been named 2014 fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, or AAAS, the world’s largest scientific society. The following Kansas State University faculty members were selected as fellows: • C. Michael Smith, professor of entomology, for

  • Obituaries | November 30, 2014

    EDITH M. PICKETT

    Edith Marie Pickett, 96, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Sept. 2, 1918, in Clay Center, the daughter of Emil Andrew and Jenny Sophia (Alexson) Loberg. Edith spent her childhood


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