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  • Obituaries | October 29, 2014

    NORMA WILLIAMS

    Norma Dee Williams, 83, of Manhattan, died Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014,  at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan. She was born on Oct. 4, 1931, in Topeka. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.

  • Obituaries | October 29, 2014

    JOHN COTY

    John Coty, 75, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. He was born on June 12, 1939, in Lafayette, Ind. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.

  • Obituaries | October 29, 2014

    MERLIN GEISLER

    Merlin Geisler, 80, of Leonardville, died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley, Kansas.

  • Obituaries | October 29, 2014

    PAT REASONER

    Pat Ann Reasoner, 80, of Keats, died Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, at her home. A celebration of her life will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at the Keats United Methodist Church. Additional obituary information will be announced later by the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley,

  • Editorials | October 29, 2014

    Elevated security should be the rule

    One could argue that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security is just doing its job in elevating security at some, perhaps hundreds, of federal building in Washington, D.C., and other major cities. After all, Jeh Johnson, secretary of Homeland Security, didn’t refer

  • Letters | October 29, 2014

    Decision on equestrian makes mockery of ‘family’

    To the Editor: It was late on a recent Monday night when my 18-year-old-daughter called from Manhattan. I couldn’t understand her through her tears. This was a call I would never want a parent to endure. I couldn’t hold, comfort her or give

  • Letters | October 29, 2014

    Questions remain after equestrian dream cut short

    To the Editor: A little girl’s dream of riding a horse turns into a dream of competing on a collegiate equestrian team. As with any athlete, years of practicing, no normal childhood and financial resources can indeed make that dream a reality. For K-State

  • Letters | October 29, 2014

    Wildcat fans can help poor with donations at OSU game

    To the Editor: The leaves are changing, and it’s beautiful to walk through campus with the sun shining and a soft breeze blowing. Recently as I built the first fire of the season in my fireplace, I could not help but take a moment

  • Movies | October 29, 2014

    Animated ‘Book of Life’ found entertaining

    Christopher.conner1

    “The Book of Life” begins with a group of detention students arriving at the museum. Apparently on an unsupervised field trip, the guide’s joy at delivering the final tour of the day turns to despair when he sees the students arrive. The intimidated tour

  • Football | October 29, 2014

    Wildcats debut at No. 9 in CFP poll

    Kansas State may have five regular season games remaining, but the Wildcats know where they stand right now when it comes to the developing College Football Playoff picture. The Wildcats (6-1, 4-0 Big 12) debuted at No. 9 in the playoff committee’s first-ever Top 25 rankings that


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