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  • Columns | June 07, 2013

    Al Qaida’s rhetoric predictably strident

    Al Qaida has cranked up its PR machine again in an effort to win friends and influence people to harm the United States. Its latest iteration comes from an individual named Qassim ar-Reimy in the form of a rant that makes for a short but

  • Local |Traffic | June 07, 2013

    Motorcyclist injured in accident

    A motorcyclist suffered minor injuries Thursday after his motorcycle hit a deer near Riley. Officer Matthew Droge said Wilfred Maldonado, 57, Manhattan, had been driving his Harley Davidson in the 15000 block of Madison Road a little before 10 p.m. Thursday, when the deer appeared in the

  • Columns | June 07, 2013

    Stage set for 2014 campaigns

    In the early morning hours last Sunday, state lawmakers temporarily closed the books on the financial debacle created one year ago when Gov. Sam Brownback signed a seriously flawed bill that dramatically cut state income taxes. The machinations of Republican leaders to clean up the

  • Local |Kansas State University | June 07, 2013

    K-State Salina to add bachelor’s in digital media for fall 2013

    Kansas State University Salina will expand its digital media program to a bachelor’s degree starting in August. “We have been offering the program as an associate degree for five years, and it was time to build it into a bachelor’s degree program to

  • Local | June 07, 2013

    June to be Flint Hills Heritage Month

    Gov. Sam Brownback has signed a proclamation declaring June to be Flint Hills Heritage Month, according to information released by his office Thursday. The governor is a passionate champion of the Flint Hills, regarding its beautiful landscape as a valuable resource to draw tourists and

  • Obituaries | June 07, 2013

    Bernice Fellers

    Bernice Fellers, 88, of Clyde died Monday in rural Clyde.

  • Obituaries | June 07, 2013

    Judith Miller

    Judith (Judi) Lynn Vick Miller, 66, of Orlando, Fla., died May 13 in Orlando, Fla.

  • Obituaries | June 07, 2013

    Francis Shepherd

    Francis Eugene “Gene” Shepherd, 68, of Belvue died Thursday at the Indian Meadows Nursing Center in Overland Park.

  • Baseball | June 07, 2013

    Hometown catcher grows into leader

    Ksu9 play064home.phatch

    Blair DeBord remembers growing up with the Kansas State baseball team playing in his backyard. And he remembers well the struggles and adversity that the program faced leading up to its first NCAA Regional in 2009. That just happened to be DeBord’s, a Manhattan native

  • Men's Basketball | June 07, 2013

    Incoming K-State recruit fails to qualify

    The one post the Kansas State men’s basketball team looked to be adding next season won’t be coming after all. Neville Fincher, the lone big man in the Wildcats’ incoming freshman class, will not be academically qualified to play Division-I basketball next season.

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