Caroline Margaret Anna Ramsey, 99, of Salina, died Friday, March 27, 2015. The family provided some of the following information. She was born Feb. 21, 1916, the eldest of five children to William and Edith Ludeke in Avoca, Nebraska. In 1942, she married Mark Dorsey Ramsey .


    Winifred Arlene Turner, 94, of Manhattan, formerly of Tonganoxie, died Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at Mercy Regional Health Center, Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born Sept. 22, 1920, in McLouth, the daughter of Claude and Myrtle (Cox) Kimmel. She .


    Katie RaeAnn (Watt) Bradbury, 34, of Manhattan, died Saturday, March 28, 2015, at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The cause of death is still being determined. She was born Aug. 11, 1980, in McCook, Nebraska. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. .


    Carlotta L. Preston, 76, of Manhattan, died Sunday, March 29, 2015. Mrs. Preston worked as a certified nurse for many years. Services are pending with the Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home and Cremation, Manhattan..


    LaVonne M. Pierce, 81, formerly of St. George, died Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Kiowa. Mrs. Pierce was a homemaker and helped her husband, Clark, at the Pierce Auto Service in St. George. A graveside memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. .

  • K-State held to two hits in 4-1 loss at Oklahoma State

    STILLWATER, Okla. — The Kansas State baseball team was held to two hits on Sunday by Oklahoma State starting pitcher Michael Freeman, who carried a no-hitter into the ninth inning. The 12th-ranked Cowboys went on to beat the Wildcats, 4-1, and .

  • Wildcats add JUCO point guard

    Kansas State started to rebuild the depth of its roster on Sunday with the commitment of junior college guard Corlbe Ervin. The Wildcats had a few spots come open after announcing the dismissals of Marcus Foster and Tre Harris, and .

  • K-State sets records at ESU Open

    EMPORIA — The Kansas State track and field team put up a solid showing at the ESU Spring Open in Emporia this weekend, nabbing multiple meet records en route to five first-place finishes. Held in Emporia State’s Fran Welch Stadium, .

  • 1V8 leads K-State to big day at Crew Classic

    SAN DIEGO — Kansas State’s 1st Varsity 8 highlighted a big effort by the Wildcats’ rowing team at the San Diego Crew Classic Sunday, as the crew notched a program-best second-place finish in the Collegiate Varsity Grand Final. Held at Mission .

  • Phillips: Expect increase in taxes

    Questions related to the state budget dominated conversation during a meeting of area legislators Saturday morning. The event, hosted by the Chamber of Commerce but open to the public, gave residents a chance to ask questions and express concerns to .

  • Lee Elementary raises funds with playful event Family1.phatch

    Going to school isn’t generally about fun and games, that’s exactly what went on this weekend — at Lee Elementary’s annual Fun Fair. Students and their families were free to wander from classroom to classroom Saturday, playing games .

  • Panel to weigh liquor law change

    TOPEKA — With thousands of dollars in campaign contributions at stake in the 2016 election cycle, GOP legislators are weighing the risks of acting on a fiercely lobbied issue: allowing supermarkets to sell liquor. Senate Majority Leader Terry Bruce, a Nickerson Republican, .


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