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  • Obituaries | March 23, 2014


    Thelma Louise Winans, 89, of Manhattan died Thursday at the Westy Community Care Home in Westmoreland. Thelma was born on April 20, 1924 in Bennington, the daughter of Edward and Elise Winans. She grew up and attended schools in Bennington graduating from Bennington High School. After high school

  • Obituaries | March 23, 2014


    William Howard Johnson, 91, a resident of Manhattan and Professor Emeritus, College of Engineering, Kansas State University, died Thursday at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community Sloan House in Manhattan.  William H. Johnson (Bill) was born on September 3, 1922 to Dollie Victoria Gamble and Russell Earl Johnson

  • Obituaries | March 23, 2014


    Geneva Musgrove Furey, 94, died March 12 at Edgewood Vista in Brookings, S.D. Graveside Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday at Sunrise Cemetery in Manhattan.  Fellowship will follow the service at the Manhattan First Assembly of God Church.

  • Obituaries | March 23, 2014


    Isabel R. Torrey Mondt, 91, of St. George, died Thursday at the Valley Vista Good Samaritan Society in Wamego. Isabel was born March 23, 1922, in rural Manhattan, the daughter of William and Mary (Lintz) Gros. Isabel attended Flush schools. On Jan. 1, 1945, Isabel was united in marriage to

  • Obituaries | March 23, 2014


    William R. “Bill” Gates, 58, beloved son, brother, father and grandfather, died Wednesday.  Viewing hours will be from noon to 6 p.m. today at the Cochran Mortuary, 1411 N. Broadway. (Parking from Market St.)  Service will be Monday at 10 a.m. at St. John’s

  • Men's Basketball | March 23, 2014

    Kentucky bounces Cats from tourney


    ST. LOUIS — The way the game was billed, it seemed like Kentucky would beat Kansas State in a blowout. But the Wildcats wouldn’t let it go that easy on Friday, fighting all the way up until the final seconds in a 56-49 loss in

  • Men's Basketball | March 23, 2014

    K-State looks ahead to next season


    ST. LOUIS — Although Kansas State was disappointed with the end to its season, it was hard for the returning players to ignore what’s on the horizon. The Wildcats will lose four seniors and just three contributors, while welcoming in two transfers and a junior

  • Baseball | March 23, 2014

    Sooners rout K-State, 11-2

    NORMAN, Okla. — The Kansas State baseball team grabbed an early first-inning lead, but after leaving 11 runners on base, the Wildcats lost to Oklahoma 11-2 on Saturday at L. Dale Mitchell Park. The loss to the Sooners (18-6, 2-0 Big 12) was the Wildcats’ second in as

  • Tennis | March 23, 2014

    K-State tennis loses at UCSB

    SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — Kansas State senior Petra Niedermayerova became the first player in school history to win 100 career singles matches on Saturday, but the Kansas State tennis team was unable to hold off UC Santa Barbara, losing 4-3. The loss ended a three-match winning streak

  • Off The Beat | March 23, 2014

    Growing up never gets easier


    There are moments in life when you realize everything is changing. I had one of those moments this week when I received a baby shower invitation for a friend from high school. It wouldn’t have been quite such a shock to my system if

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