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  • Local | October 01, 2014

    No quake activity at Tuttle Creek

    A pair of southern Kansas earthquakes whose effects reportedly were felt as far north as Manhattan didn’t register with Tuttle Creek officials. The U.S. Geological Survey reported that the first earthquake to hit Harper County was at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday and was measured 3.3

  • Editorials | October 01, 2014

    Data generates more partisan spin

    The state revenue report released Tuesday gave Paul Davis, the Democratic candidate for governor, more campaign fodder than it gave Gov. Sam Brownback. But even the administration can point to a bright spot in otherwise troubling news. That involves corporate tax revenue, which was conspicuous

  • Obituaries | October 01, 2014


    Francis Jay Lovell, 88, died at his home in Wichita on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014. The family provided the following information. He was born on Oct. 6, 1925, in Pittsburg to Cloral and Ruth Aiman Lovell. He graduated from Manhattan High School in 1944 and from Kansas State University in 1950 with

  • Obituaries | October 01, 2014


    Patricia Joan Cunningham, 81, of Leonardville, died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. The family provided the following information. She was born on March 25, 1933 in Anthony, the daughter of John E. and Mabel V. (Martin) Whittle. She graduated from Kiowa High School. She was married

  • Obituaries | October 01, 2014


    David M. Wataha, 59, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, at his residence. He was born on March 7, 1955, in Manhattan, the son of Clay J. and Janet R. Wataha. Additional obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen- Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan,

  • Obituaries | October 01, 2014


    Helen C. Hannagan, 73, of the McDowell Creek Community in Manhattan, died Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. She was born on March 28, 1941, in Manhattan, the daughter of Frank P. and Catherine A. (Otnes) Heidel. She was

  • Obituaries | October 01, 2014


    Terry L. Bills, 64, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. Terry was born on April 20, 1950 in Wichita, the son of Ludie and Dortha (Adams) Bills. Terry enlisted in the Marines in 1967. He served

  • Obituaries | October 01, 2014


    Frances Moyer, 97, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, at Meadowlark Healthcare. Services are pending with Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home.

  • Football | October 01, 2014

    Truman finds perfection through adversity


    Jonathan Truman didn’t need anyone to tell him what to do. He already knew what he was doing wasn’t good enough. He had to be better. The Kansas State senior clearly wasn’t at his best in Week 2 at Iowa State when he

  • Manhattan High School | October 01, 2014

    MHS drops rare match to Titans

    Last year, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team beat Wichita South twice in the season, outscoring the Titans 19-0 in total. Tuesday night’s game went much differently, as South stunned Manhattan with a 3-1 victory in Wichita. ‘It’s a very poor result for

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