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  • Local |Kansas State University | February 07, 2014

    Students awarded scholarships

    Kansas State University has awarded Kassebaum Scholarships to five Kansas high school seniors. The scholarship competition was Jan. 27. The university received 189 applications, and a selection committee chose 12 student finalists to interview for the scholarship. Of those interviewed, five students were chosen to receive a $5,000 scholarship.

  • Local |Kansas State University | February 07, 2014

    ‘Taste of Costa Rica’ at K-State

    Allan Ortiz, a Costa Rican chef and culinary educator, will demonstrate how to prepare Hearts of Palm Ceviche Accompanied with Avocado and Pineapple, Coconut Rice and Beans with Curry Fish and other specialties from the Central American country at Kansas State University’s 10th annual

  • Local |Kansas State University | February 07, 2014

    KSU professor part of ice age study

    A recent study in the journal Nature finds that nearly 50,000 years ago during the ice age, the landscape was not as drab as once thought — it was filled with colorful wildflowers. These wildflowers helped sustain woolly mammoths and other giant grazing animals. The study, “Fifty

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | February 07, 2014

    Battery reported on campus

    A woman reportedly was sexually battered on the Kansas State University campus Thursday night. A man reportedly entered K-State’s Ahearn Natatorium, 902 Denison Ave., around 8:30 p.m. and sexually battered a woman. Police are looking for a white man in his 20s, around 6 feet tall.

  • Obituaries | February 07, 2014


    Yang Kuo-Shang, 87, of Manhattan, died Wednesday. He was the beloved husband of Yang Tuan Hsin-Hsin. He was also the devoted father of David Yang (Marcia Molina) and Lisa Yang (David Mills), dear grandfather of Carolyn, Emily, Julia, Stephen and Daniel and brother of Yang Fu-Zhou.

  • Obituaries | February 07, 2014


    Harold D. Callahan, 87, of Randolph, died Wednesday at his home. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on June 24, 1926, in Kansas City, Kan. He was the son of Dennis Callahan Sr. and Mary S. (Smerchek) Callahan.  He graduated high school

  • Obituaries | February 07, 2014


    Mary Carr, affectionally known as “Grandma,” 92, of Manhattan, died Jan. 30.  At Mary’s request there will only be a visitation, not a funeral.  She wished everyone to have a “final” cup of coffee with her if they wished from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on

  • Women's Basketball | February 07, 2014

    Off week came at good time for K-State

    The Kansas State women’s basketball team was only a few days removed from beating Oklahoma for the first time in 10 years. Yet a week off was looking pretty good for the Wildcats. (Kansas State’s Katya Leick tries to get past Oklahoma’s Nicole

  • Baseball | February 07, 2014

    Expectations lofty for KSU baseball


    Last year was a season of firsts for the Kansas State baseball team. The Wildcats won their first conference title in 80 years, hosted an NCAA regional for the first time and advanced to the Super Regional for the first time in school history. But it’

  • Men's Basketball | February 07, 2014

    Refocused Wildcats set to host hot Horns


    After losing three of its last four games, all on the road, Kansas State coach Bruce Weber thought his team needed a week off. As the Wildcats (15-7, 5-4 Big 12) prepare to play No. 15 Texas (18-4, 7-3) on Saturday in Bramlage Coliseum at 12:30 p.m.,

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