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  • Manhattan High School | October 19, 2013

    Manhattan cross country sweeps league, again

    In Manhattan’s quest for four straight league titles, head coach Susan Melgares knew the girls’ team was going to have the toughest battle. With one of her top runners in Megan Ochoa out with illness, the rest of the team was going to have

  • Obituaries | October 19, 2013


    Dr Winnifred Johnson Geissler, 92, died on August 3, 2011, in Lindsborg.  She was interred in the family burial plot at the Amherst pioneer cemetery in Luray.  She wished to have no funeral and burial was attended by close family only. The family provided some of

  • Obituaries | October 19, 2013


    The family of Donald and Patsy Mock would like to invite friends and acquaintances to celebrate the lives of their recently deceased parents. Join them from 4 to 6 p.m. Oct. 28 in the Flint Hills room of the Kansas State University Student Union for an informal

  • Obituaries | October 19, 2013


    Don Hansen, 75, died Tuesday, in Austin, Texas. Among survivors is his wife, Amy (Peddicord) Hansen, of their home. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Oct. 26 at the Stewart Funeral Home of Wamego. Burial will follow in Wamego City Cemetery. The family will greet friends

  • Obituaries | October 19, 2013


    Edward “Francis” Gordon, 84, formerly of Highland, died Wednesday. He served in the Kansas Legislature for 14 years, both in the House and Senate. The family provided some of the following information. He and his wife Virginia Tilton, just celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary.  They had

  • Obituaries | October 19, 2013


    Richard “Dick” Walsh, 73, died Thursday at the Mercy Regional Health Center, Manhattan in Kansas. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on July 18, 1940, in Hartford, Conn. He was the son of Phillip J. and Mary Rita (Nagle) Walsh. He attended Conard

  • Obituaries | October 19, 2013


    Trevor Redding, 17, of Randolph, died Saturday, following an automobile accident in Riley County. He was born on June 25, 1996, in Manhattan. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.

  • Obituaries | October 19, 2013


    Charles “Chuck” Greene, 85, of Topeka, died on Saturday, October 19, 2013. He was sales manager and later co-owner and president of Kansas Electric Supply. He retired in 2008 after 57 years. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday at Grace Episcopal Cathedral. Burial will follow at

  • Court Calendar | October 19, 2013

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, October 21, 2013 9:00 – Div. III - BRW 9:00 Amaro, Dalton Status (13 CR 532 Battery) JJC III 9:00 Anderson, Matthew Status (13 CR 591 Battery LEO x2) JJC III 9:00 Bates, Marcus Arraignment (13 CR 497 Poss Meth to Dist) KSL III 9:00 Batson, Joseph Status (13 TR 2331 DUI#3, Refusal) BRW III 9:00 Branam, Demarco Status (13 CR 533 Theft,

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Kansas State University | October 19, 2013

    Missing man found dead in Utah

    A Manhattan man missing for seven weeks was found dead in Utah Friday after a hitchhiker spotted his car at the bottom of a ravine, police said. Utah Highway Patrol contacted Riley County police on Friday, saying that the man, David Welch, 54, had been discovered

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