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  • VICTOR E. VANOVER

    Victor “Earl” Vanover, Sr., 68, of Wamego, died Saturday, March 14, 2015, at his home. The family provided some of the following information. Earl was born Dec. 8, 1947, in Mountain City, Tennessee, to David Ambrose and Ellaree Vanover. In 1988, Earl married Chong Suk. Chong .

  • K-State women selected for WNIT Mittie.phatch

    The Kansas State women are headed back to the postseason, selected Monday night to play in the Women’s National Invitational Tournament and host Akron in the first round Thursday night. This will be the Wildcats’ first trip to the .

  • Cats begin road trip vs. Lumberjacks

    After playing its last eight games at home, the Kansas State baseball team will be heading out on the road for a week of games in Texas. First up, the Wildcats (10-9) will be headed to Stephen F. Austin (6-15) .

  • K-State women selected for WNIT

    The Kansas State women are headed back to the postseason, selected Monday night to play in the Women’s National Invitational Tournament and host Akron in the first round Thursday night. This will be the Wildcats’ first trip to the .

  • Centenarian reflects on life, 78 years of marriage Woelhof3.phatch

    LEONARDVILLE — When Donald “Butch” Woellhof started farming in the 1920s, he used a pair of mules named Jack and Jim. By the time he retired, he was using modern farm equipment. “I’ve never been anything but a farmer,” he .

  • Officials warn of fire dangers

    Fire officials are warning residents to take extra care after two accidental grass fires on Friday got out of control and threatened homes. Riley County Emergency Management Director Pat Collins and his crew were dispatched around 2 p.m. Friday to .

  • JC man arrested in death of woman

    Police on Sunday night found and arrested a man they suspect of killing a Junction City woman. Daniel Edwards, 34, is accused of killing Sharon L. Moody, 52. He was found in Topeka, and detectives from the Junction City Police Department took .

  • K-State fraternity member roughing it for charity Neighbor.phatch

    Nearly every night, a K-State sophomore drags his sleeping bag out to the front lawn of his fraternity house on Sunset Avenue, crawls into it and goes to sleep under the stars - and he’s doing it voluntarily, rain, .

  • Commission supports plan to change sewer bid threshold

    Riley County commissioners on Monday gave their support to a proposed state law that would substantially increase the competitive bid threshold for state sewer districts. The county, which oversees seven sewer districts, is currently required to seek a competitive bid .

  • Legislators ignorant about higher ed

    It’s possible that state Rep. J.R.Claeys late last week simply fell into the Twitter trap that ensnares so many of its users. He used it to explain that legislators should encourage universities to emphasize high-priority areas that .

  • VICTOR VANOVER

    Victor Vanover, 67, of Wamego, died Saturday, March 14, 2015, at his home following a lengthy illness. Services are pending with Stewart Funeral Home of Wamego. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later..

  • LYLE HALLER

    Lyle R. Haller, 91 of Leonardville, died, Saturday, March 14, 2015, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. He was born Jan. 17, 1924, in Randolph, the son of Court and Maude Elizabeth (Gustafson) Haller. He was married to Bonna Jean Fosha on Dec.16, 1945, in Marysville. Together .





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