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  • Peace Auditorium to host second ‘Music Spectacular’

    To the Editor: The second annual American Music Spectacular will begin at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 27, at Peace Memorial Auditorium in City Hall. Kansas State University’s music fraternity and alumni of the Tau Chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia .

  • ALICE training can help us prepare for the ‘unthinkable’

    To the Editor: Every day, we are bombarded by images of violence and tragedy. Whether on the news or through social media or by opening a newspaper, we cannot deny that we are confronted by it regularly. The real travesty, .

  • Pianist highlights library event

    Music lovers can start the month of May on the right note with a performance, dessert and wine at an encore piano concert by Slawomir Dobrzanski, associate professor of music at Kansas State University. The event is presented by the .

  • Pet pantry helps people provide for loved creatures

    WICHITA — Crystal Diamond is 67 and says she lives on about $600 a month from Social Security. It’s not easy for her to afford her own food, let alone provisions for her five once-stray cats. But Diamond said she can’t .


    She was born Sept. 7, 1919 in Clay Center to Benjamin and Josephine (Sherbert) Nye. On April 11, 1941, she married Raymond Myers. Raymond preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents; infant son, Gary; daughter, Gayla Ro; and .


    Gloria F. Healy, 89, a resident at The Waterford, Juno Beach, Florida died Saturday, April 18, 2015, after a battle with Alzheimer’s. The family provided some of the following information. Gloria previously lived at 11395 Twelve Oaks Way, North Palm Beach, and Manhattan.&.


    Linda Stockwell, 67, of Riley, died Wednesday, April 22, 2015, at the Golden Living Center in Wakefield. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley..

  • 2 days of improv, ‘Footloose’ Dustin Lynch and more

    To honor the man known as the “Father of Modern Day Improv,” K-State’s On the Spot Improv troupe created “DelFestopia” to celebrate Del Close, a Manhattan native. On the Spot will be hosting a two-day improv festival, featuring The .

  • Weber says changes were needed

    From an outside perspective, the situation within the Kansas State men’s basketball might appear beyond grim. But K-State coach Bruce Weber remains optimistic about his program after making changes he said had to be made. Since the conclusion of .

  • K-State volleyball schedule announced

    Featuring 11 home matches and non-conference tournaments at Miami, Middle Tennessee and Creighton, Kansas State’s 2015 volleyball schedule was announced Wednesday. Coming off their third NCAA tournament appearance in the last four years, the Wildcats open their season on Aug. 28 with .

  • K-State women’s golf ready for Big 12 Championship

    The Kansas State women’s golf team will travel to San Antonio, Texas, to open play in the Big 12 Championship on Friday at the par-72 6,333-yard Dominion Country Club. K-State will tee off at 10 a.m. on Friday and will .

  • Mustang baseball sweeps St. Marys

    The Rock Creek baseball team went on the road on Monday for a pair of games at St. Marys, sweeping the Bears 12-5 and 9-0. In Game 1, the Mustangs fought back from a 4-3 deficit to take the lead in .


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