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  • Obituaries | September 29, 2014

    REBECCA ROSE BRANAM

    Rebecca Rose “Becky” Branam, 49, formerly of Ogden, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. Mrs. Branam was a former Social Security Administration service representative. She was preceded in death by her mother, Wanda Clark. Survivors include her husband, Richard Branam; father, James Clark; parents-in-law, Gale and Martha Branam; son,

  • Arts & Leisure | September 29, 2014

    McCain show by Marsalis, orchestra technically fine

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    The McCain series concert on the K-State campus last Thursday provoked a lot of interpretation of components other than the music itself. The performers, Wynton Marsalis and Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, were a technically superb swing band. Apparently they believe that part of their

  • Columns |Football | September 29, 2014

    Kinder: No benefit to dumping Weis right now

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    I don’t imagine it’s ever an easy decision to fire a coach, especially during the season like Charlie Weis was on Sunday. But nonetheless, that’s what Kansas athletic director Sheahon Zenger felt was necessary after the Jayhawks’ 2-2 start to the season

  • Football | September 29, 2014

    Weis fired 4 games into third season

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    LAWRENCE — Charlie Weis arrived at Kansas full of bravado, promising dramatic changes within the long-suffering program. Players were dismissed, offenses and defenses were scrapped. Assistant coaches were hired, fired or simply reassigned. In the end, the one thing that needed to change —  on-field results —&

  • Football | September 29, 2014

    League honors Lockett

    Kansas State wide receiver Tyler Lockett was honored for his efforts in the return game on Saturday against UTEP, as he was named the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week, the conference office announced Monday. Lockett’s designation was the third for the Wildcats

  • Football | September 29, 2014

    Nelson scores 2 TDs in Packers’ win

    Jordy Nelson was once again a big part of the Green Bay offense Sunday, finishing with 10 catches for 108 yards and a pair of touchdowns. Nelson is rewarding the Packers for extending his contract this offseason, as he now leads the NFL in receiving yardage through

  • Football | September 28, 2014

    Lockett races into end zone on punt return

    It seems impossible, but Tyler Lockett did something he’s never done in a Kansas State uniform on Saturday. With the Wildcats leading Texas-El Paso 17-0 in the second quarter, Lockett fielded a line-drive punt and took it 58 yards for his first-career punt return touchdown

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 28, 2014

    WWII pilot takes to skies to fly one plane, skydive from another

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    Case Bonebrake started flying when he was 21 for the U.S. Army Air Corp. But that was in 1942, when he enlisted in the military for World War II. Bonebrake, a retired mechanical engineer and Kansas State University alumnus who lives in Manhattan, turned 93 earlier this

  • Local |Kansas State University |Government & Politics | September 28, 2014

    Expert looks at ISIS

    Millions of Americans got a shock this week when President Barack Obama announced that he had ordered air strikes directed at targets in Syria. The goal was to destroy a few specific individuals and structures around the city of Raqqa, Syrian stronghold for the group

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 28, 2014

    Schulz: 2013-14 was good for KSU

    Kansas State University reached record enrollment this year, its largest grant and its highest amount of fundraising. K-State President Kirk Schulz delivered the State of the University address on Friday, listing the happenings of the 2013-14 school year and the institution’s accomplishments to this


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