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  • Letters | September 11, 2014

    Poor Kansans hurt by state’s refusal to expand Medicaid

    To the Editor: The League of Women Voters of Kansas believes that basic health care should be available for all citizens of Kansas, that it should be affordable and that it should provide for the medically indigent. At a recent health care forum of the

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 11, 2014

    Army veterinarian-to-be ready to help four-legged defenders

    More than 2,500 dogs serve our nation in search and rescue, border patrol and deploying with our soldiers. But who serves man’s best friend? Michael White is one of those who will soon join the select group of veterinarians who have been caring for these

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 11, 2014

    College of Education wins national award

    Kansas State University’s College of Education received a 2014 LTG (Ret) H.G. “Pete” Taylor Partnership of Excellence Award for higher education from the Military Child Education Coalition at the coalition’s recent 16th National Training Seminar in Washington, D.C. The coalition is a

  • Obituaries | September 11, 2014


    June Barnes, 71, of Randolph, died Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. She was born on June 1, 1943, in Randolph, the daughter of Ernest Homer and Thelma Mae (Furry) Boles.  She worked as a school cook for the Blue Valley Randolph school district

  • Obituaries | September 11, 2014


    Lewis Lynn Hine, 83, of Manhattan, died Tuesday evening, Sept. 9, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born on Oct. 17, 1930, in Purcell, Okla., the son of Loyd T. and Marcella (Lynn) Hine. Lewis was raised in Purcell and graduated from Purcell High School

  • Obituaries | September 11, 2014


    Brenda Allen Morgan, 49, of Riley, died Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. Arrangements are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley.

  • Arts & Leisure | September 11, 2014

    Sept. 11 activities, ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ and more

    Thirteen years ago, the freshmen at K-State were just starting kindergarten. They may or may not remember where they were and what they were doing, but they can remember now. To commemorate those lives that were lost and affected by the tragedies in New York,

  • Volleyball | September 11, 2014

    Wildcats look to refocus at Saluki Invite

    Fresh off of playing four matches in five days — all victories — the Kansas State volleyball team will try to repeat that performance Friday as they travel to Carbondale, Ill., for the Saluki Invitational. K-State coach Suzie Fritz’s Wildcats (6-1) are set for a day-night

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 10, 2014

    KSU denies travel to parts of Africa

    In light of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, Kansas State University is not approving the travel of university-sponsored students, faculty or staff to several countries in the region, and those who recently traveled from the region are being screened for the disease. A letter

  • Local |Government & Politics | September 10, 2014

    GOP group backs Sherow in 1st District

    Jim sherow.phatch

    TOPEKA — A group of moderate former Republican state legislators Tuesday endorsed the Democratic nominee in the sprawling and heavily GOP 1st Congressional District of Kansas over conservative incumbent Tim Huelskamp. Democrat Jim Sherow, a 63-year-old Kansas State University history professor and former Manhattan mayor, had

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