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  • Editorials | October 14, 2014

    Make good use of lower gas prices

    The law of gravity doesn’t control oil and gas prices. In fact, experience has shown the reverse to be true: What goes down must go up. That’s pertinent now —and has been for many months, as dropping gas prices have finally broken through

  • Columns | October 14, 2014

    State seeks water solutions

    Nearly a year ago, in re-cognition of the critical importance water serves in our state, Gov. Sam Brownback challenged the Kansas Water Office and Kansas Department of Agriculture to develop a 50-year vision for our water supply. His message was clear: We needed to get

  • Arts & Leisure | October 14, 2014

    Co’Motion lights up stage in Junction City

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    After listening to the Royals’ last at-bat in their Saturday baseball playoffs victory, I sidled into Junction City’s pleasant Hoover Opera House to see a performance by Co’Motion Dance Theater. Co’Motion is a small company out of western Iowa. Born during the

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 14, 2014

    KSU veterinary medicine hosts reunion for Chinese students

    The U.S.-China Center for Animal Health in Kansas State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine welcomed special guests from the China Scholarship Council as part of a recent inaugural student reunion event. So far, 12 students from China have been sent to Kansas State

  • Local |Kansas State University |Arts & Leisure | October 14, 2014

    Hale Library series presents four concerts

    The Friends of K-State Libraries group at Kansas State University is again presenting a season of music in a beautiful setting. All presentations in the Hale Library Concert Series begin at 7:30 p.m. on Hale Library’s fifth floor and include wine, dessert and chocolate.

  • Obituaries | October 14, 2014

    JULIA F. ROGERS

    Julia F. (Miller) Rogers, 84, of Holton, died Monday, Oct. 13, 2014, at Aldersgate Village in Topeka. The family provided the following information. Julia was born on Feb. 14, 1930, in Marysville, the daughter of William and Clementine (Stoehr) Miller. She graduated from Marysville High School in 1949. She was united

  • Obituaries | October 14, 2014

    RANDAL T. KOCH

    Randal “Randy” Thomas Koch, 59, died at his home in Omaha, Neb., on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, surrounded by family and friends. He is survived by his wife Rae Ellen of the home, two sons, Adam and special friend Megan of Omaha, Alex and his wife Kiley of

  • Soccer | October 14, 2014

    Local soccer club leaders excited

    As news broke Monday night about Kansas State University’s decision to drop equestrian as a varsity sport and add women’s soccer in the fall of 2016, Manhattan High girls’ soccer coach Mike Sanchez’s phone began to ring. A group of enthusiastic players and

  • Volleyball | October 14, 2014

    Reininger, Brand earn Big 12 honors

    Kansas State’s Katie Brand and Katie Reininger both earned a Big 12 Player of the Week awards on Monday as Brand was named the conference’s top defensive player, while Reininger was tabbed as the top offensive player. The pair of redshirt-sophomores played a key

  • Soccer |Equestrian | October 13, 2014

    K-State to drop equestrian, add women’s soccer

    America went crazy for the World Cup this past summer and now Kansas State hopes to capitalize on the frenzy that’s made soccer one of the fastest growing sports in the country. K-State announced late Monday night that it will add women’s soccer —


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