• Tickets still available to see stars at McCain

    Tickets are still available to see two of television’s brightest comedy stars, K-State alumnus and two-time Emmy winner Eric Stonestreet and five-time Emmy nominee Jesse Tyler Ferguson, at Kansas State University’s McCain Auditorium. “An Evening with Eric Stonestreet .

  • BETTY LOU MADDEN

    Betty Lou Madden, 91, a former Hastings, Neb., resident, died Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, at Tiffany Square Care Center in Grand Island, Neb. The family provided the following information. Betty was born Oct. 30, 1922, in Topeka to John Lanehart Madden, Sr. and Exzelia E. (.

  • JOE ROY FARRANT

    Joe Roy Farrant, 63, of Manhattan, died Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House. He was born in Enid, Okla., on April 11, 1951.  He was a graduate of the University of Oklahoma School of Law and a member of Sigma .

  • Zumach Big 12’s top rookie for second straight week

    For the second consecutive week, Kansas State freshman Kylee Zumach was named the Big 12 Rookie of the Week, the conference announced Monday. A native of Buffalo, Minn., Zumach averaged 3.88 kills and 4.41 points per set in four matches last week, marks .

  • K-State men land fourth commitment

    The Kansas State men’s basketball team picked up its fourth commitment for the 2015 class over the weekend. Texas center Dante Williams made a decision to commit to K-State, according to a text from his mother, after sorting through offers .

  • Wildcats in 7th at St. Mary’s Invite

    MONTEREY, Calif. — The Kansas State men’s golf team is seventh after two rounds of the St. Mary’s Invitational at Bayonet and Black Horse Golf Club on Monday. The Wildcats, who carded a 9-over 585 on the day, were led .

  • Cranford brings 3 decades of experience to K-State students Neighbor

    Jerry Jay Cranford is a busy man. The Kansas State theatre instructor is directing the department’s first play of the year in October, “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike,” a comedy that won the 2013 Tony Award for best .

  • County receives prenatal care grant

    The Riley County Health Department has long told county commissioners that when it comes to prenatal care, the area is lacking. The region’s five-year infant mortality rate is 6.8 percent, with Riley County negatively contributing to that statistic. From 2011 to 2012, .

  • Transportation plan update, audit on tap for city

    The Manhattan City Commission will hear Tuesday about the progress made on developing a regional transportation plan. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. at City Hall. Stephanie Watts, transportation planner with the Flint Hills Regional Council, will update the commission .

  • Issues, please, not distractions

    John Vratil, a moderate Republican and former vice president of the Kansas Senate, and Dave Trabert, president of the Kansas Policy Institute, a conservative think tank, aren’t very far apart on the topic of school consolidation as it pertains .

  • Support, celebrate people going through recovery

    To the Editor: Each September Pawnee Mental Health takes time to celebrate National Recovery Month. This year’s theme, “Join the Voices of Recovery: Speak Up, Reach Out,” encourages people to discuss mental health and substance use disorders and the .

  • ‘No Good Deed’ isn’t bad, just sort of ‘Who cares?’ G.w.clift1

    Theater fans and those who like or at least remember older movies know all about “Wait Until Dark.” If they are students of screen history, they may even know that the original small scale (essentially one set) play was written .





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