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  • Kansas is right to fight back

    The Obama administration is on a crusade against our state’s energy policies — and Kansas is fighting back. When the administration announced earlier this year that it would force us to slash our greenhouse gas emissions, our state quickly sued .

  • Walker impressed by KC’s Houston

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — From his perspective on the San Diego Chargers’ sideline, Reggie Walker could only marvel at Kansas City Chiefs’ linebacker Justin Houston. During San Diego’s season-ending 19-7 setback to the Chiefs on Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium, Houston .

  • ‘Battle of the Five Armies’ leaves viewer exhausted Christopher.conner1

    With the release of “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies,” Peter Jackson wraps up nearly two decades of bringing J.R.R. Tolkein’s “Middle Earth” to the big screen. While really the end of the relatively thin .


    Denise Burgess, 42, of Council Grove, died Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. A cause of death was not provided. The family provided the following information. Denise was born July 30, 1972, in Council Grove to Larry and Mary Dains.  She married Vince Burgess on Aug. 20, 1999, .


    Darrell Chester Deibler, 83, of Manhattan, died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. He was born on March 22, 1931, in rural Manhattan, the son of William Chester Deibler and Georgia (Kramer) Deibler.&.


    Charlene W. Peddicord, 88, of rural Wamego, died Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, at her home. The family provided the following information. Charlene was born June 15, 1926, in Wamego, the daughter of Charles and Stella Warner. She attended Wamego schools and graduated from K-State with .


    Terry Gene Keith, 77, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. The family provided the following information. Terry was born Aug. 6, 1937, in Hastings, Neb., the son of Virgil and Georgia Keith. He had been .


    Gerald “Murph” Murphy, 80, died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, at Geary Community Hospital in Junction City. The family provided the following information. He was born on March 12, 1934, in Natoma, the son of Charles and Laura (Winder) Murphy. Gerald grew up in Natoma and .


    Courtney E. Mooney, 25, of Manhattan, died Sunday morning, Dec. 28, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family said the death was of natural causes. The family provided the following information. She was born on April 30, 1989, in Kansas City, .

  • Barnett lets loose on dropped picks B8.8.10.14.ksufb.ap.barnett.phatch

    SAN ANTONIO — Dante Barnett will gladly take the three interceptions he had this season. But Kansas State’s junior safety knows he should have had more — a lot more. By Ryan Mueller’s count, Barnett should have reeled in 25 interceptions. “.

  • Cats look to bounce back vs. Georgia

    Thomas Gipson didn’t have many words for Sunday’s 58-56 loss to Texas Southern. The Wildcats allowed the Tigers to score six points in the final three seconds of the game, while missing six free throws in the final 1:10 .

  • Court security tops 2015 goal list

    With 2015 just three days away, Riley County commissioners used a portion of Monday’s meeting to look ahead at goals for the new year. Commissioners outlined six priorities for the county in 2015: courthouse security improvements, 911 system improvements, fire station improvements, .


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