• Such apologies are becoming rare

    K-State Bill Snyder is an outstanding college football coach. He’s also a big man. He demonstrated that Saturday by publicly acknowledging he was wrong and apologizing for having appeared in a political campaign ad for Sen. Pat Roberts. “I .

  • Make your vote count

    We hope registered voters have been paying attention to the candidates and the issues in recent weeks. And we hope that if they haven’t already done so, they vote Tuesday. Elections are important, and in close elections, each vote .


    Dwayne Stewart, 80, Wamego, died Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, at St. Francis Health Center in Topeka. The family provided some of the following Dwayne was born on May 25, 1934, in Morganville to Vernon and Verona (Lakin) Stewart. He would be united in marriage with .


    Robert F. Bentley, 84, of Leonardville died Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, at his residence. He was born on Dec. 4, 1929, in West Plains, Mo., the son of Burl Rudolph and Elsie Adeline (Haley) Bentley. On Feb. 9, 1954, he was married to Berniece Fern Short at .


    Alexander Delane Hamblin, 26, of Manhattan, died Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, at his residence. The family did not provide the cause of death. The family provided some of the following information. Alexander was born in Great Bend on April 7, 1988, to Debra (Horyna) Pratt .

  • Troupe offers terrific ‘Anything Goes’ at McCain G.w.clift1

    Sometime around 8:30 on Thursday evening, the NETworks touring company doing “Anything Goes” on the McCain Auditorium stage went into a spirited version of Cole Porter’s “Blow, Gabriel Blow.” The second act opener for the venerable musical may not be .


    Leigh Glenn Poston, 62, died on Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 at his residence in Manhattan. He was born on June 23, 1952, in Gunnison, Colorado. Memorial service information and a complete obituary are pending and will be released later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home 1616 Poyntz .


    George M. Schmidt, 95, a longtime Manhattan resident, died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at Autumn Hills in Riley. He was born June 1, 1919, in Tescott. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502..

  • K-State climbs to No. 9 in both polls

    A day after routing Oklahoma State, the Kansas State football team has climbed two spots in both national polls to No. 9. The Wildcats, who have four games remaining in the regular season, travel to Fort Worth, Texas, for a game .

  • Tough road awaits Cats Ksu10.phatch

    It’s always been there, lurking like a horror movie monster waiting in the shadows. And after dispatching Oklahoma State with a business-like 48-14 win the day after Halloween, the ninth-ranked Kansas State football team now comes face-to-face with the .

  • KSU tennis ends fall on high note

    The Kansas State women’s tennis team wrapped up action at the Jason’s Deli Collegiate Invitational and put a bow on its first fall under new head coach Danielle Steinberg on Sunday. The Wildcats ended the weekend with 14 overall .

  • Athletic Edwards awaits K-State debut

    Justin Edwards started thinking about leaving Maine after his freshman year. Coming out of a small high school in Whitby, Ontario, Canada, Edwards felt he was overlooked by some schools, and not taken as a serious Division-I talent. So after .


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