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  • Men's Basketball | November 22, 2013

    K-State to play Georgetown this morning

    The Kansas State men’s basketball team will play Georgetown at 11 a.m. on ESPNU in the consolation round of the Puerto Rico Tip Off. It will be the first meeting between the two schools, while Bruce Weber has beaten Georgetown and its coach John

  • Local |Fort Riley | November 21, 2013

    Fort Riley pays tribute to German, Italian soldiers

    Roses.phatch

    FORT RILEY — Not every fallen soldier with connections to the post fought under the American flag. Fort Riley officers and German and Italian delegates from Fort Leavenworth paid tribute to soldiers from those countries who died as prisoners of war in a ceremony Thursday morning.

  • November 21, 2013

    K-State student found dead

    Police have named the K-State student found dead Wednesday night in a campus parking lot. Kansas State University police identified the man as Jordan Blayne Forbit, 18. They said Forbit was a resident of Haymaker Hall and a freshman in the College of Arts and Sciences.

  • Local |Education | November 21, 2013

    Northview principal resigns

    Northview Elementary principal Shelley Aistrup has resigned, effective July 31. The resignation was a part of the consent agenda from the USD 383 school board meeting Wednesday. Aistrup has been with the district since fall 2004. Her husband, Joe Aistrup, accepted the position of dean of Auburn University’

  • Editorials | November 21, 2013

    A touch of winter

    We’ve had overnight temperatures in the teens a time or two this fall, and we’ve had enough wind to blow leaves not just from trees but up, down and across streets all over town. Until this week, however, our forecasts haven’t included

  • Columns | November 21, 2013

    An evening conversation: Brrrrrr…

    Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    A few years ago, I was approached by a headhunter. Instead of asking me about a particular open position, however, this gentleman opened our conversation with a rather startling question. “What would be your dream job?” he said. The funny thing is that I’ve

  • Letters | November 21, 2013

    Something is terribly wrong in our country

    To the Editor: Since one of the more recent public shootings, the media propaganda frenzy has concentrated on what they term conspiracy theories about one-world government. They intimate that you’re a conspiracy theorist and a kook if you believe the United Nations should be

  • Letters | November 21, 2013

    Why hasn’t FDA warned public about diet pill drug?

    To the Editor: I am calling for the resignation of the director of the Food and Drug Administration. Why? Because he is “mum on new drug in diet pills,” as per a story on the front page of USA Today on Tuesday, Nov. 19. According to

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | November 21, 2013

    Police release photo of armed robber

    1121 suspect photo.phatch

    Riley County police released a description Wednesday afternoon of the man who robbed a Dara’s Fast Lane at 1816 Claflin Road early that morning. The robber is described as being a slender white male,  5 feet, 7 inches tall. The man was wearing a black or

  • Local |Kansas State University | November 21, 2013

    Twenty-three students named libraries ambassadors

    Twenty-three Kansas State University students form the inaugural group of K-State Libraries ambassadors. Representing a wide diversity of majors from both undergraduate and graduate programs, these students will serve two-year terms as advocates and representatives for K-State Libraries at social, cultural and fundraising activities. Ambassadors


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