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    Laurine A. Stevens, 98, of Wamego, died Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, in Wamego. The family provided some of the following information. She was born Jan. 13, 1917, in rural Alma. She was the daughter of Gustav “Gus” and Clara Brase Schmanke. She married William E. .


    Lee William Dalrymple, 52, died on Friday, Feb. 20, 2015 at the Onaga Community Hospital. The family provided some of the following information. Lee William Dalrymple, 52, was born July 27, 1962, at the Valley Forge General Hospital in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania. He was preceded in death .


    Irene P. Cott, 78, of Alta Vista, died peacefully on Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Irene was born on March 18, 1936, in Bowlegs, Oklahoma, to Earn and LaDema Dixon. .


    Lois B. Carlin, 95, former longtime Manhattan resident, died Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, at the Medicalodge Care Center in Clay Center. She was born on Nov. 11, 1919, in Clifton. She was the daughter of Ottis and Lula (Barleen) Elliott. Following graduation from Green High .


    Gary A. Padgett, 61, of Blue Rapids, died on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at Community Memorial Health Care in Marysville. Gary was born July 7, 1953, at Marysville to Zylda (Plegge) and Floyd Padgett. He graduated from Valley Heights High School in 1972. Gary worked many .


    Enid L. Stutzman, 97, died on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, at Meadowlark Hills in Manhattan. Enid was born on Oct. 4, 1917, in Harper to Sankey and Louise (Nester) Coberly. She was raised in Kingman and graduated from Kingman High School in 1936. After her graduation, .


    Jeanette Alstatt, 93, of Manhattan, a former resident of Riley, died Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. She was born on September 11, 1921 in Oakland, Nebraska. She was the daughter of Carl E. and Esther Helen (Nyquist) Anderson. She .


    Robert W. Smail, 88, died at his home in Manhattan, on Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. Bob was born in Aberdeen, South Dakota, to Leola (LaSalle) and William C. Smail. He attended local schools, graduating from Aberdeen’s Central High School in 1945. In high .

  • Complicated entertainment gets admirable Ebony production G.w.clift1

    Director Hannah Miller told the Friday night audience in K-State’s Purple Masque Theater that this would be the last Ebony Theater production in that space. Now the good news is that this means folks at the school of performing .

  • New dietary guidelines good for people and environment

    The U.S. Advisory Panel on Dietary Guidelines has finally mustered the courage to recommend that Americans eat less meat and dairy products. And the panel did so not just to lower our risk of heart disease, stroke, cancer, diabetes .

  • Johnson lifts Wildcats past Jayhawks

    For a week, Kansas State coach Bruce Weber was begging for someone to play at a magic level for his team. On Monday, it came from an unlikely source. Nigel Johnson came off the bench to score 20 points and lead .

  • Kinder: Another nice win for a bad team Josh mug color

    Still celebrating Kansas State’s win over the rival Jayhawks last night? That’s great. Enjoy it. No, really. Soak it up. Now allow me to be your voice of reason going forward — that little voice in your head that .


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