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  • Rowing | October 27, 2013

    K-State dedicates rowing facility

    Kansas State dedicated the new Intercollegiate Rowing Center on Friday night, as the ribbon-cutting ceremony and ceremonial first oars in the new state-of-the-art rowing tanks officially opened the facility in the K-State Sports Complex. The event for donors, project contributors and the general public featured

  • Obituaries | October 27, 2013

    Nicholas James Garcia

    Nicholas James Garcia, 25, of Wamego, died Wednesday, October 23, in Colorado Springs, Colorado, as a result of an automobile accident. He had been a resident of the area since moving to Wamego in 1997 from Houston. He moved to Colorado Springs eight months ago. Nick was born

  • Obituaries | October 27, 2013

    Ann Jankovich

    Ann Jankovich, 83, died Friday, October 25, 2013, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information: Ann was born May 13, 1930 in Gary, Ind. She was the daughter of Harry and Grace Geoghegan. She graduated from Lew Wallace High School in Gary

  • Obituaries | October 27, 2013

    Ruby E. Flanders

    Ruby Flanders, 90, of St.George, died October 25, 2013, at the Wamego Health Center. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Dec. 23, 1922, in Broughton, the daughter of Eli and Carrie (Motto) Oppenlander. Ruby worked as a clerk for Western Auto as her

  • Obituaries | October 27, 2013

    Lois A. Eudaley

    Lois (Wheeler) Eudaley, 84, died Friday, October 25, at the Lone Tree Retirement Center in Meade. She was born Feb. 27, 1929, in rural Gridley, the daughter of Chester Arthur and Audrey Aileen (Wilson) Wheeler. As a young girl, she attended the Emporia school system, graduating from Emporia High

  • Obituaries | October 27, 2013

    Arlene V. Smith

    Arlene Smith, 79, of Wamego, died Friday, October 25, 2013, at Valley Vista Good Samaritan Society of Wamego. Services are pending with Stewart Funeral Home of Wamego. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later.

  • Obituaries | October 27, 2013

    Eileen M. Jacobson

    Eileen Jacobson, 89, of Waterville, died on Saturday, October 26, 2013, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. Funeral arrangements are pending. Services will be arranged by Terry-Christie Funeral Home in Waterville.

  • Holidays |Off The Beat | October 27, 2013

    Halloween birthday an extra treat

    Sarah mug-cut.phatch

    I think it’s probably every little kid’s dream that their birthday lasts longer than one day. A whole week would be ideal. In some ways, having my birthday on Halloween was like that growing up. I was basically guaranteed three days of celebration,

  • Football | October 27, 2013

    Lockett’s return from injury spurs Wildcats to win

    Anyone curious how much of an impact Tyler Lockett makes for the Kansas State offense need not wonder anymore. After missing a game and a half with a hamstring injury, the junior receiver was a welcome sight for both of K-State’s quarterbacks, pacing the

  • Manhattan High School | October 27, 2013

    MHS cross country teams both advance to state

    Another race, another dominant win. Saturday’s regional cross country race in Junction City brought more of the same for the Manhattan High boys’ team, putting them one step closer to their ultimate goal of a state title. With a third-place finish in the girls’

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