Paul and Sandra Edgerley, Brookline, Massachusetts, gave a $10 million gift to support the new building for the College of Business Administration at Kansas State University. The proposed building plan has 140,000 square feet of space featuring tiered classrooms, a large showcase lecture hall, computer labs, a
Peter Dorhout, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and professor of chemistry at Kansas State University, has been selected as a 2013 American Chemical Society fellow and will be recognized at the society’s upcoming fall national meeting in Indianapolis. “This is an honor
Nearly 200 researchers, students, ranchers and conservationists will gather in Manhattan Aug. 12-14 for the biennial America’s Grasslands Conference. The event will focus on the status, threats and opportunities facing America’s declining grasslands. It is the first time for Kansas State University to host
Wanda Booz Williamson, 96, of Manhattan died Wednesday at Meadowlark Hills - Bramlage House. She was born Oct. 1, 1916, at Glen Elder. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, KS 66502.
Gene Henry, 75, of Randolph died Wednesday at Autumn Hills in Riley. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley.
Wanda Bowman, 83, died Sunday at her home in Clyde.
Claus Ehlers, 94, of Elkhart, Ind., died Wednesday at his residence.
To the Editor: Soon the school buses will be seen all over Manhattan as the new school year begins. As it has been for the last 17 years, so, too, the doors of the Beach Museum will open, and eager children will be shown the many
We commend Wamego police officers Derek Gray and Jason Powell, Alma resident Michael Connelly and 17-year-old Aerial Hardie for rescuing 9-year-old Kayla Hardie from the rain-swollen Kansas River on Sunday afternoon. All played integral roles in saving the young girl, who fell into the river
To the Editor: The poet Rod McKuen opens my favorite poem with the words, “I’ve been going a long time now and along the way I’ve learned some things.”
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