LUBBOCK, Texas — The Kansas State volleyball team picked up its second Big 12 road win in a row, behind double-digit kills by Kylee Zumach and Katie Reininger, as the Wildcats swept Texas Tech, 3-0 (27-25, 25-18, 25-22), on Saturday in the .
Kansas State University and its faculty are being honored with three national awards for commitment to diversity and inclusion. The university has received a 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity, or HEED, award, from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine. Minority Access Inc. .
Olivia Collins, Kansas State University assistant professor emeritus of leadership studies, was named the recipient of 2014 Wildcat Pride Award. Collins received the award, which recognizes K-State faculty or staff who have been instrumental in advancing the mission of the K-State .
FLUSH — In just a few plays, the momentum seemed to fall right out from under Rock Creek. Riley County scored quickly on a few drives and the Mustangs couldn’t answer in a 34-13 loss at home. The Mustangs tied .
KANSAS CITY — Good grief!! What will this city be like tonight? “Loud,” offered outfielder Alex Gordon, who drove in the Royals’ first run against the Los Angeles Angels Friday night. “Really, really loud.” “Just plain crazy,” summed up first baseman .
Have you ever turned away business on principle — and found that doing so produced more business in the long run? That sounds like a surprising turn of events, but that is what happened to one small business in rural Kansas. .
FAYETTE, Iowa — Upper Iowa University announced the dean’s list for the summer term 2014. To be honored, a student must have earned a minimum 3.5 grade point average for the semester and be enrolled as a full-time student. Area students are .
Forrest Doyle Denney, 73, of Manhattan, died Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born on March 25, 1941, in Garnet and had been a longtime Manhattan resident. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later .
Robert Barr, 76, of Olsburg, died Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, at the St. Francis Health Center in Topeka. Bob was born on Feb. 25, 1938 in Bloomington, Wis., the son of Allan and Jeanette Barr. Complete service times and obituary information is pending and will .
Helen Meryl Mansfield, 107, of Manhattan, died Friday, Oct. 3, 2014 at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. Meryl was born on April 4, 1907 in Admire, the daughter of Jacob Thierer Martin and Ida Mae (Hauserman) Martin. Complete service times and obituary information .
Veronica J. Carl, 93, of Cawker City, died Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, at Hilltop Lodge in Beloit. Survivors include her son, Michael of Salina, three daughters: Mary Ann Broderick of Bettendorf, Iowa; Lucy Dahm of Manhattan; and Jean Larkin of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. .
It is fitting that the largest single grant Kansas State University has ever received will support research into ways to meet the world’s increasing demands for food. The grant, announced in late September, is for $50 million over five years. .
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