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  • Obituaries | January 22, 2014


    Linda Colleen Smith , 70, of Salina, died Tuesday. The family provided some of the following information. She worked in the office of Atmosphere Odor Kontrol alongside her husband for 35 years. She was preceded in death by her parents, Hean W. and Orpha S. Rider; two brothers,

  • Obituaries | January 22, 2014


    Iris Delight “Idee” McLeod Buell, 87, died Sunday at Dillon Living Center. The family provided some of the following information. She was born May 21, 1926, to William Maxwell and Gertrude Sarah Symmonds McLeod in Manhattan.  She graduated from Manhattan High and attended Kansas State University. 

  • Area Schools | January 22, 2014

    Wamego wins in Hillsboro opener

    In the opening round of the Hillsboro midseason tournament, the Wamego Red Raiders squeaked past Republic County, 63-58, in a game that went back and forth all night long. Wamego trailed by 15-14 after the first quarter and 25-24 heading to halftime, but pulled out

  • Area Schools | January 22, 2014

    Rock Creek 64, Ell-Saline 42

    ROCK CREEK 64, ELL-SALINE 42 At Canton, the Rock Creek Mustangs soundly defeated Ell-Saline on Tuesday evening, 64-42, to advance in the winner’s bracket at the Canton-Galva midseason tournament. Game information and individual scoring were not available. Rock Creek advances to play the Wichita Homeschool Warriors,

  • Area Schools | January 22, 2014

    BV-Randolph 46, Frankfort 43, OT

    At Washington, the Rams beat Frankfort in a closely-matched game that ended in overtime in the first consolation game for both teams at the Twin Valley League tournament. Game information and individual scoring were not available. Frankfort wraps its tournament week with a game against

  • Men's Basketball | January 22, 2014

    Texas beats K-State at buzzer, 67-64

    AUSTIN, Texas — There was just 1.9 seconds left on the clock, and not much time for Texas to do more than catch the ball and hurl it toward the basket. And that’s exactly what the Longhorns did — to win the game and shock No. 22 Kansas

  • Men's Basketball | January 22, 2014

    Cats’ normally steady ‘D’ falls short

    AUSTIN, Texas — Throughout the season, Kansas State has made a living on playing good defense and getting clutch offense when it needed it most. On Tuesday against Texas, that recipe for success didn’t fall into place, as the Longhorns defeated the 22nd-ranked Wildcats, 67-64,

  • Manhattan High School | January 21, 2014

    MHS girls outlast Washburn Rural

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team stayed undefeated in Centennial League play with a 33-27 win over Washburn Rural. The Indians hit 3 of 4 crucial free throws — two from Par McNair and one from Darby Price — to build up a lead in the final minutes that

  • January 21, 2014

    City commission approves regional transit board

    City commissioners on Tuesday voted 3-2 to support the creation of a regional transportation board with commissioner Wynn Butler and mayor John Matta dissenting. They also approved by a vote of 5-0 a resolution authorizing city officials to use the excess taxes collected from the

  • January 21, 2014

    Longhorns beat No. 22 K-State at buzzer

    AUSTIN, Texas — Texas forward Jonathan Holmes made a buzzer-beating 3-pointer from the corner to beat No. 22 Kansas State, 67-64, on Tuesday night at the Frank Erwin Center. K-State, which had its two-game win streak snapped with the loss, got a shot to fall from Shane

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