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  • Obituaries | August 26, 2013

    Marilyn Eichem

    Marilyn Regina (Magnett) Eichem, 69, of Westmoreland, died Friday at the Rossville Care Home where she had been a resident since January of 2009. She was a life-long resident of the Westmoreland area.

  • Obituaries | August 26, 2013

    Billie Baldock

    Billie “Ann” Baldock, 80, of Alma, died at the Alma Manor. Full obituary and service information is pending and will be announced by Campanella-Gentry Funeral Home.

  • Obituaries | August 26, 2013

    Bob L. Suggs

    Bob Lee Suggs, 51, of Manhattan, died Saturday at Mercy Regional Health Center.

  • Movies | August 26, 2013

    ‘City of Bones’ a more-or-less coherent cinematic thrill ride

    Lily Collins plays auburn haired Clary, the supernaturally-powered heroine of “The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones,” and spends all of her time on-screen either fighting or flirting. The latter is particularly appropriate for this film, which is based on a two-book series intended for young

  • Letters | August 26, 2013

    League seeks nominations for Good Government Award

    To the Editor: The League of Women Voters of Manhattan/Riley County is accepting nominations for the Edith L. Stunkel Good Government Award. The award will be presented on Sunday, Sept. 15, in a program to be held from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Blue Earth

  • Letters | August 26, 2013

    ‘Repurposing’ auditorium doesn’t disrespect veterans

    To the Editor: As our city commissioners do their best to serve all the people of Manhattan in the most money-saving way possible, the issue of the Peace Memorial Auditorium has arisen. It is suggested that “the people” be heard from. So far, that has

  • Football | August 26, 2013

    Several former Wildcats cut from NFL rosters

    As NFL teams continue to trim their rosters in anticipation of the start of the regular season, several former Kansas State football players found themselves without a team on Sunday. The Kansas City Chiefs cut sixth-round draft pick Braden Wilson, while the Denver Broncos cut

  • Football | August 26, 2013

    Waters named K-State starting QB

    After months of competition between Jake Waters and Daniel Sams,Kansas State coach Bill Snyder has picked his quarterback. Snyder announced Monday during the Big 12 coaches teleconference that Waters will be the starter when the Wildcats host North Dakota State this Friday at 7:30 p.m.

  • Local |Kansas State University | August 25, 2013

    Armed with marker boards and twin XL sheets, thousands unpack at K-State’s residence halls

    Movein.phatch

    Before Kansas State University students return to classes on Monday, thousands of them have to move into their new homes in the residence halls. Hannah Robinson, who is majoring in business at K-State, moved into Boyd Hall on Saturday. “I had never been in the

  • Local |Government, Politics | August 25, 2013

    Huelskamp town hall draws 140

    Huelskamp.phatch

    Love him or hate him, Tim Huelskamp can draw a crowd. The First District representative in Congress showed that Friday afternoon when nearly 140 persons showed up for his Town Hall appearance at the Manhattan Public Library. Judging from more than 15 questions fired at the congressman


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