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  • Manhattan High School | May 15, 2014

    MHS golfers take 3rd at Alvamar

    The Manhattan High boys’ golf team got a glimpse of the postseason golf landscape and fared well on Wednesday afternoon in Lawrence, taking third place with a 308 team score. The Indians finished behind Washburn Rural, which shot a 296, and Shawnee Mission East, which shot a 305.

  • Editorials | May 15, 2014

    A setback for Kansas counties

    It wasn’t a surprise, but it was nevertheless disappointing that Gov. Sam Brownback on Wednesday signed legislation that will eliminate the mortgage registration fee over several years. The new law, which had been supported by the Kansas banking and real estate lobbies, will save

  • Columns | May 15, 2014

    Let’s deal with climate change

    This letter is in response to the misleading and obstructionist column by Nicholas Loris of the Heritage Foundation on climate change. The time is long past to accept the reality of the human impact on climate change and begin to seriously engage the dual problems

  • Local |Kansas State University |Arts & Leisure | May 15, 2014

    ‘Mid Century Moderne’ on display

    An exhibit called “Mid Century Moderne: fashion, furnishings and furniture a la Mad Men” continues through May 23 in the William Kemper Gallery at the Kansas State University Student Union. The popular 1960s’ theme was chosen to coincide with the season finale of the hit television

  • May 15, 2014


    Richard Lee (Dick) Linder, 74, died Monday, May 12, 2014, at home in Marquette. He was born in Salina on Jan. 27, 1940 to Orel A. and Minnie I. (Bickel) Linder. The family moved to the Lindsborg area in 1954 and Dick graduated from Lindsborg Rural High School in 1959. During his

  • Obituaries | May 15, 2014


    Gordon Ray Barr, 73, of Keats, died Wednesday, May 14, 2014, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on Dec. 30, 1940 in Hollenberg, the son of Dean and Gladys (Taylor) Barr. He grew up in the Hollenberg area

  • Obituaries | May 15, 2014


    Ivadell Ann Christian, 79, of Concordia, died Tuesday, May 6, 2014, at Mesa, Ariz. The family provided some of the following information. She was born April 25, 1935, to Albert and Lillian (Noltensmier) Hein at Wessington Springs, S.D. Ivadell was baptized and confirmed at The Lutheran Church in Lane,

  • Arts & Leisure | May 15, 2014

    Commencement, ‘Barnyard’ and more on tap this weekend


    Students are going out with a bang this weekend. Hundreds of students will walk this weekend, concluding their time here at K-State, in Bramlage Coliseum or McCain Auditorium. For a complete list of commencement activities, visit Bramlage Coliseum will also be the site

  • Obituaries | May 15, 2014


    Frank Ford Combs, 82, of Glen Allen Va., formerly of Manhattan, St. Louis and many other places he called home as he lived a storied life traveling the world in the military, died in his sleep Sunday, May 11, 2014. Frankie, as he was known to his four

  • Golf | May 15, 2014

    Cats’ Wood ready for golf regional

    Kansas State golfer Daniel Wood has a pretty good idea what to expect today. The senior has been here before — literally. Wood, who led the Wildcats with a 72.38 stroke average and six Top-20 finishes this season, opened the NCAA Columbia (Mo.) Regional today at the

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