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  • Obituaries | October 22, 2013


    Anna Maria Voldrich, 89, of Wamego died Sunday at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Maria was born on May 15, 1924, in Schoneberg, Germany. She was the daughter of Joseph and Anna (Bach) Bootz. She grew up in Germany,

  • Obituaries | October 22, 2013


    Trevor Cole Redding, 17, of Randolph, died Saturday near Leonardville. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on June 25, 1996, in Manhattan. He was the son of Vince and Sandi (Schaaf) Redding and had been a lifetime resident of Randolph. Trevor went to

  • Obituaries | October 22, 2013


    Sharon Rae Sotkovski, 73, of Manhattan, died Saturday. She was a department manager at Wal-Mart in Manhattan, retiring in 2009. Prior to Wal-Mart she was in food preparation at the Sigma Nu Fraternity for 25 years. The family provided some of the following information. Sharon was born in

  • Obituaries | October 22, 2013


    Helen Irene Davis, 86, died Sunday at the Wesley Towers in Hutchinson. She was born Aug. 9, 1927 in Clay County. She was the daughter of Albert and Vena (Palmateer) Siebold. She was raised in the Fact Community. She married Ahart Reed in 1946 and they later divorced. She

  • Food & Drink | October 22, 2013

    Make your autumn goodies sweeter with a few new twists


    Cooler temperatures and falling leaves bring in autumn — one of my favorite times of year. Most people adore the season due to the weather, but for me, fall signifies an important part of the year because I can start baking the sweet, rich treats that

  • Obituaries | October 22, 2013


    David Lee Welch, 54, of Manhattan, died as the result of a single car accident near Green River, Utah. The family provided some of the following information. He was born July 6, 1959, in Marysville. He was the son of Robert Lee and Dorothy (Vlasin) Welch, and had

  • Men's Basketball | October 22, 2013

    Foster expected to play big role early


    On paper, it might seem tough to figure out how Kansas State has any chance of replacing the production Rodney McGruder brought to the Wildcats. McGruder scored a team-leading 15.6 points per game, and added 5.4 rebounds per contest. And of the Wildcats’ returning players, none even

  • Volleyball | October 22, 2013

    Cats’ Pelger named Player of the Week


    Staff reports Kansas State senior Kaitlynn Pelger was named Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week on Monday. It is Pelger’s second weekly award this season, as she was named the conference’s Defensive Player of the Week for the week of Sept. 16. The two-time

  • Football | October 22, 2013

    Nelson catches fifth TD pass this season

    Josh Freeman was out to prove the Tampa Bay Buccaneers made a mistake by giving up on him midseason. But in his debut with the Minnesota Vikings Monday night, Freeman’s struggles continued. Other former Kansas State players enjoyed good days in their games on

  • Local |Government, Politics | October 21, 2013

    U.S. rep. discusses shutdown

    Mike pompeo official portrait 112th congress1

    Representative Mike Pompeo isn’t trying to kid anyone. “We got into a fight. Was it the right time? No, it probably wasn’t, and so we lost,” Pompeo said of the battle over shutting down the government that engulfed Washington and then the nation

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