Wednesday, May 27, 2015


  • Obituaries | May 26, 2013

    Jimmy Lee Cope

    Jimmy Lee Cope, 65, of Topeka died May 15 at a Topeka hospital.

  • Obituaries | May 26, 2013

    Allen Janke

    Allen Webster Janke, 79, of Manhattan died May 15 in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | May 26, 2013

    John R. Stauffer

    John R. Stauffer, 90, of Westmoreland and formerly of Blue Rapids died May 23 at the Westy Community Care Home in Westmoreland.

  • Columns | May 26, 2013

    Hollande’s France is spiraling downward

    Things keep going from bad to worse for French President, Francois Hollande. His popularity has dropped to 27 percent — the lowest of any president of the Fifth Republic. The primary reason is the disastrous condition of the country’s economy. As a man in an unemployment

  • Editorials | May 26, 2013

    End backlogs in veterans’ care

    Memorial Day is an occasion to honor the sacrifices of Americans who gave their lives in service to our country. But on the eve of that commemoration, we also would do well to keep in mind the hundreds of thousands of military personnel who continue

  • Letters | May 26, 2013

    Local historic preservation achievements noteworthy

    To the Editor: On May 9 in front of a packed house, the Manhattan/Riley County Preservation Alliance (M/RCPA) presented the ninth Historic Preservation Building Awards to 21 commercial, pri-vate and public property owners at a ceremony at the Union Pacific Depot.

  • Letters | May 26, 2013

    Properly display and honor U.S. flag on Memorial Day

    To the Editor: Help! I’ve been kidnapped! Perhaps flagnapped (There’s a new one for you, Mr. Webster).

  • Baseball | May 26, 2013

    Wildcats rally late to defeat Baylor, 13-9

    OKLAHOMA CITY — Although it didn’t matter much toward Kansas State’s chances at playing for the Big 12 tournament championship, a loss to Baylor could have dashed the Wildcats’ shots at hosting a regional next weekend. Needing some ninth-inning heroics Friday afternoon, the 15th-ranked Wildcats

  • Triangulate | May 24, 2013

    Phil Jackson ‘the Zen’ Master gives Tex High Praise on the Charlie Rose Show

    Former head basketball coach of the Chicago Bulls and LA Lakers- Phil Jackson appeared on the PBS Charlie Rose T.V. show last night and gave high praise to Tex Winter for Jackson’s success in winning “Eleven Rings” which is the title of his

  • Court Calendar | May 24, 2013

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, May 27, 2013 OFFICE CLOSED – MEMORIAL DAY Tuesday, May 28, 2013 9:00 – 9:00 Braden, Benjamin Arraignment/ PLEA (12 CR 556 Veh Burglary x 2, etc) BRW III 9:00 Brun, Cole SENTENCING (13 CR 74 Unlawful Poss Cont Sub) BCF III 9:00 Castro, Efrain Status (13 CR 280 Filing False Report) KSL III 9:00 Castro, Efrain Parole Hrg (11 CR 198 Criminal Use

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