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  • Letters | September 08, 2014

    Talking about suicide can help to prevent it

    To the Editor: Did you know the word committed when describing suicide is left over from the Middle Ages, when suicide was condemned as a crime and a sin? We now know that suicide is illness-driven and not a crime, sin or choice. It’s

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 08, 2014

    University to observe 9/11 with two campus events

    The School of Leadership Studies and HandsOn Kansas State at Kansas State University are sponsoring two Manhattan campus events to remember 9/11 and honor the country’s veterans. The commemoration will include the university’s annual Day of Service on Sept. 13 as well as a new

  • Local |Business |Kansas State University | September 08, 2014

    Gift benefits KSU geography students

    The estate of Steven Kale, Salem, Oregon, has provided a gift of nearly $800,000 to Kansas State University through his will. The funds will support a scholarship and the excellence fund for the geography department in the university’s College of Arts & Sciences. The scholarship

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 08, 2014

    Israeli delegation to conduct water management seminars

    Two Israeli experts in water technology, strategic planning and desalination will visit Kansas State University Olathe on Wednesday to present two international water management seminars. The delegation includes Michael Zaide, head of the strategic planning section at the Israeli Water and Sewage Authority, and Oved

  • Obituaries | September 08, 2014

    JIM YACKLEY

    Jim Yackley, 65, of Searcy, died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, after a long illness. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Claudia; children, Jennifer and Brian; and brother, Tom (Claire).  He was preceded in death by his parents, Don and Ruth Yackley. Jim entered the U.

  • Football | September 08, 2014

    Cats have work to do before Auburn

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    Curry Sexton has been here before. The senior receiver knows how to play in close games. He’s been part of a lot of them, most notably during the 2011 season when Kansas State won 10 games — seven by a touchdown or less — and finished ranked No. 15

  • Football | September 08, 2014

    Big 12 reprimands officials from ISU game

    Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads was right. A 15-yard pass from Kansas State quarterback Jake Waters to Tyler Lockett that set up a 1-yard touchdown run near the end of the first half Saturday should have been reviewed. The Big 12 office said so Sunday, but

  • Manhattan High School | September 08, 2014

    MHS boys atop XC coaches poll

    The Manhattan High boys’ cross country team remained No. 1 in Class 6A after winning its home invitational on Saturday in the second coaches poll of the season released Monday. The MHS girls’ team came in ranked No. 4 in 6A, behind Lawrence Free State, Olathe East

  • Area Schools | September 08, 2014

    Wamego takes 3rd at Manhattan Invite

    Both Wamego cross country teams finished in third place in the team standings at Saturday’s Manhattan Invitational at Warner Park. The boys’ team finished with 90 team points behind Manhattan (46) and Newton (88) while landing two runners in the top 10. Ethan Artzer (16:45.8) took fifth, while Matt

  • Area Schools | September 08, 2014

    MCC volleyball sweeps York College

    The Manhattan Christian College Crusaders came ready to play Friday night versus York College (NAIA) from York, Neb. MCC controlled the entire first two sets against York College leading from start to finish and winning the first 25-19, and the second 25-22. The Crusaders served


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