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  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | September 16, 2014

    Firefighters say stove caused Ogden house fire

    Firefighters believe an unattended stove is to blame for a house fire outside Ogden Monday night. Riley County and Manhattan firefighters responded to the house, 2438 Woodside Lane, at about 12:10 a.m. Riley County Fire Chief Pat Collins said the fire caused about $4,000 in damage. “The

  • Editorials | September 16, 2014

    ‘We don’t anoint people’

    Bernie Sanders, the independent U.S. senator from Vermont, doesn’t have a snowball’s chance in Honolulu of becoming president. Or of winning the Democratic nomination, for that matter, especially if Hillary Clinton, a former senator and secretary of state, runs. For starters, as

  • Columns | September 16, 2014

    Scottish vote could affect U.S.

    Whether the question is posed in a commissioned survey or asked casually on the street, most answers are similar. The saddest of them sounds roughly like this… Q: “What do you think of Scotland’s vote on independence this week?” A: “Vote? What vote?” Americans

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 16, 2014

    Vet warns about eggs from backyard chickens

    Whether raising chickens in your backyard as pets or as a source of fresh eggs, a Kansas State University pharmacologist says what you don’t know about your chickens could hurt you or others. Ronette Gehring, associate professor of veterinary pharmacology at the university’s

  • Local |Kansas State University |Arts & Leisure | September 16, 2014

    Tickets still available to see stars at McCain

    Tickets are still available to see two of television’s brightest comedy stars, K-State alumnus and two-time Emmy winner Eric Stonestreet and five-time Emmy nominee Jesse Tyler Ferguson, at Kansas State University’s McCain Auditorium. “An Evening with Eric Stonestreet and Jesse Tyler Ferguson” will

  • Obituaries | September 16, 2014

    BETTY LOU MADDEN

    Betty Lou Madden, 91, a former Hastings, Neb., resident, died Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, at Tiffany Square Care Center in Grand Island, Neb. The family provided the following information. Betty was born Oct. 30, 1922, in Topeka to John Lanehart Madden, Sr. and Exzelia E. (Boudreau) Madden.  Betty earned

  • Obituaries | September 16, 2014

    JOE ROY FARRANT

    Joe Roy Farrant, 63, of Manhattan, died Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House. He was born in Enid, Okla., on April 11, 1951.  He was a graduate of the University of Oklahoma School of Law and a member of Sigma Nu fraternity.  Joe was

  • Volleyball | September 16, 2014

    Zumach Big 12’s top rookie for second straight week

    For the second consecutive week, Kansas State freshman Kylee Zumach was named the Big 12 Rookie of the Week, the conference announced Monday. A native of Buffalo, Minn., Zumach averaged 3.88 kills and 4.41 points per set in four matches last week, marks that not only led Big 12

  • Men's Basketball | September 16, 2014

    K-State men land fourth commitment

    The Kansas State men’s basketball team picked up its fourth commitment for the 2015 class over the weekend. Texas center Dante Williams made a decision to commit to K-State, according to a text from his mother, after sorting through offers from schools like TCU, Purdue,

  • Golf | September 16, 2014

    Wildcats in 7th at St. Mary’s Invite

    MONTEREY, Calif. — The Kansas State men’s golf team is seventh after two rounds of the St. Mary’s Invitational at Bayonet and Black Horse Golf Club on Monday. The Wildcats, who carded a 9-over 585 on the day, were led by sophomore Matt Green, who


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