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  • Local |Kansas State University | November 16, 2014

    Disease could cost black walnut industry millions

    Several states, including Kansas, are trying to protect their borders from a little beetle that could cost the black walnut industry millions of dollars. Kansas Forest Service specialists at Kansas State University say you could be spreading the disease without knowing it. Thousand cankers disease

  • Local |Kansas State University | November 16, 2014

    Business ethics competition awards $2,750 to KSU students

    Five teams of Kansas State University students were awarded $2,750 in cash prizes as part of the recent Phillips 66 Business Ethics Case Competition, a collaboration between the university’s College of Business Administration and Phillips 66. The competition saw 22 teams made up of two to four students

  • Obituaries | November 16, 2014

    DICK CLEMENT

    Dick Clement, 62, of Grand Island, Neb., died of cancer on Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014, at CHI St. Francis Medical Center in Grand Island. He was born April 30, 1952 in Alma, Neb. He was a veteran of the Vietnam war, serving in the U.S. Army. He worked at

  • Obituaries | November 16, 2014

    WYOMA JOHNSON

    Wyoma (Wy) Jean Johnson, 92, of Manhattan, died on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan. She had been a Manhattan resident since 1970. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, at the First Presbyterian Church, 801 Leavenworth Street. The Reverend R.

  • Obituaries | November 16, 2014

    JAMES G. FINDLEY

    James G. Findley, 91, died Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, at his home at Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan from age related causes. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, at the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Chapel with Pastor Steve Ratliff officiating. Graveside services with military honors

  • Local |Business |Books | November 16, 2014

    Book inspires program for future entrepreneurs

    “Who Owns the Ice House?” That’s not a question one hears every day. This unusual question is the name of a book that has helped inspire the creation of an entrepreneurship program being utilized in Kansas and beyond. Jim Correll is facilitator of the

  • Columns | November 16, 2014

    In new Cold War, Russia pesters U.S., NATO

    I remember the day the Berlin Wall was opened. I was in my front room with the TV on and “Pow!” there it was — people were coming through at “Check-point Charlie” while border guards stood by and did nothing.  For two years I had

  • November 14, 2014

    Wildcats rout Southern Utah, 98-68

    The Kansas State men’s basketball team defeated Southern Utah, 98-68, on Friday night in the season opener at Bramlage Coliseum. Southern Utah kept it close in the first half, coming back from a 42-29 deficit to cut the lead to 44-36 at halftime. But

  • November 14, 2014

    Mittie collects first victory at K-State

    The first one is in the books for Jeff Mittie. Kansas State opened the women’s basketball season with a business-like effort against Southern Illinois-Edwardsville Friday night, controlling from the tip and never looking back on its way to an 81-55 victory, giving the new

  • Local | November 14, 2014

    Snow arriving early Saturday

    Winter weather will arrive in Manhattan early Saturday morning with up to four inches of snow by noon, according the Kansas State University climatologist Mary Knapp. “The problem will be the wind after that,” Knapp said Friday morning. “We expect winds of 10-15 mph Saturday


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