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  • Obituaries | February 23, 2014

    HOWARD KESSINGER

    Howard D. Kessinger, 81, of Marysville, died Saturday in Lincoln, Neb. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Kinsley Mortuary. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Cabin, 10th & Alston, in Marysville. A funeral

  • Area Schools | February 23, 2014

    Shorthanded Falcons secure league championship

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    RILEY — The somber mood that filled the gym afterward belied the fact that the Riley County girls’ basketball team clinched its fourth straight Mid East League title Friday night with a 41-31 win over Rossville. The No. 2 (Class 3A) Falcons (18-1, 9-0), who lost senior

  • Area Schools | February 23, 2014

    Rossville tops Riley County, 50-43

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  • Area Schools | February 23, 2014

    Berard leads Mustangs past Silver Lake

    FLUSH — It was the Nate Berard and Trenton Smith show Friday night, but Berard’s Rock Creek squad prevailed over Smith’s Silver Lake Eagles, 73-58. The win secured Rock Creek its second straight league title. “I’m very proud of them tonight,” Rock Creek

  • February 23, 2014

    Rock Creek girls fall to Eagles, 63-49

    FLUSH — The Rock Creek girls’ basketball team pushed and pushed, but they weren’t able to get past Silver Lake in a 63-49 loss at home Friday night. The two teams played almost evenly through three of the four quarters of action. It was the

  • Editorials | February 23, 2014

    Wamego dusts off its welcome mat

    Wamego knows how to put on a show. Every year, its population seems to double for the annual Tulip Festival, the town’s party on the Fourth of July is one of the best in the entire state, and, well, the only Oztoberfest we can

  • Letters | February 23, 2014

    ‘Thanks, but no thanks’ for religious liberty bill

    To the Editor: Carl Sandburg is quoted as saying, “The ugliest word in the English language is exclusion.” Upon reading House Bill 2453 and considering the possible ramifications, we believe that this bill would actually increase exclusion and discrimination in our state and not protect religious

  • Area Schools | February 23, 2014

    Valley Heights’ girls beat B&B in OT

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights forced overtime to beat Baileyville B&B at home Friday night, 68-59. The Mustangs trailed by nine at halftime, but tied the game in the third quarter and played even in the fourth to force overtime. The Mustangs outscored

  • Area Schools | February 23, 2014

    BV-Randolph 46, Onaga 29

    At Onaga, the Rams got 10-point scoring efforts from Megan Plummer and Shelby Peter to beat the Buffaloes on the road and win their second league game of the season. After an evenly-played first half, Blue Valley blew out Onaga in the second half to

  • Area Schools | February 23, 2014

    Wash. Co. 59, Frankfort 44

    At Frankfort, Washington County turned a 10-point halftime lead into an easy road win Friday night. Arianna Martin scored 16 points for Frankfort.


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