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  • Columns | March 21, 2014

    We must keep the sun shining

    Recent news reports that the Obama administration has compiled a dismal record of releasing government documents requested under the U.S. Freedom of Information Act — despite promises to be the most transparent administration in history — have not surprised press advocates who say accessing government information

  • Obituaries | March 21, 2014


    Phyllis Burns Broadie, 84, formerly from Manhattan, died Thursday in Lenexa. She was born on Thanksgiving Day, November 28, 1929, in Ashland, to Stacy and Beulah Burns.  She was the youngest of three children. Phyllis had a B.S. in Home Economics from Kansas State University and

  • Obituaries | March 21, 2014


    Joan Johnson, age 81, of Ogden died Thursday at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. She was born on December 20, 1932 in Abilene, the daughter of William and Jennie (Gieber) Hunter. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz

  • Obituaries | March 21, 2014


    William H. Johnson, 91, of Manhattan, died Thursday at the Meadowlark Hills-Sloan House in Manhattan. He was born on September 3, 1922, in Sidney, Ohio and had been a Manhattan resident since 1970. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz

  • Men's Basketball | March 21, 2014

    KSU rides underdog feel into tonight’s matchup


    ST. LOUIS — Anyone who has watched NCAA tournament coverage in the last week might have heard the same thing: The Kentucky-Wichita State matchup will be tough for the Shockers. That approach writes off the season Kansas State has had, and what the Wildcats feel they

  • Men's Basketball | March 21, 2014

    All eyes on Foster on national stage


    ST. LOUIS — When Kansas State lost at Kansas in January, something changed in Marcus Foster. After that, the K-State freshman consistently played his best basketball against teams that were among the top 50 RPI in the country. Whether it was 18 points in a win over Oklahoma, 34

  • Men's Basketball | March 21, 2014

    Iwundu set for reunion with Harrison twins

    Iwundu, wesley - mug.phatch

    ST. LOUIS — Their fathers have spent much of the last week telling the story, but on Thursday, it was their turn. Aaron and Andrew Harrison, Kentucky’s twin freshmen guards, will meet up with a guy they consider to be a brother when they play

  • Obituaries | March 20, 2014


    Geneva Musgrove Furey, 94, died March 12 at Edgewood Vista in Brookings, S.D. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, March 24, at Sunset Cemetery in Manhattan. Fellowship will follow the service at the Manhattan First Assembly of God Church.

  • Obituaries | March 20, 2014


    Maxine R. Flanary, 92, died Monday in Manhattan. She was at the Bramlage House at Meadowlark Hills after a short stay in the hospital from a fractured hip. The family provided some of the following information. Mrs. Flanary was born Feb. 13, 1922, at Emmett, the daughter of

  • Obituaries | March 20, 2014


    William K. “Bill” Barnett, 67, of Manhattan, died Tuesday at the Wamego Health Center in Wamego. Family was at his side at the time of his death. The family provided some of the following information. He was born Jan. 21, 1947, in London. Bill graduated from Fort Hamilton

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