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  • Obituaries | March 10, 2014


    Doris Jean Millsap, 87, died March 9, 2014, at Via Christi Village in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. Doris was a beloved wife, mother, sister, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She was born Jan. 3, 1927 at Bethany Hospital in Kansas City, Kan., the first child of Cecil Harold Whitmer

  • Obituaries | March 10, 2014


    Glenda S. Sullins, 82, died Sunday March 9, 2014, at Stormont-Vail Medical Center, Topeka. She was born on Aug. 11, 1931 in Oklahoma City, Okla. A complete obituary and service information are pending and will be released later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home 1616 Poyntz Ave.Manhattan, KS 66502.

  • Local |Kansas State University | March 10, 2014

    Former John Deere executive to present lecture at K-State

    David C. Everitt, a former John Deere division president, will present “Combining business objectives, appropriate technology and social support programs to help feed a hungry world” at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in Fiedler Hall Auditorium at Kansas State University. The event is part of the College

  • Editorials | March 10, 2014

    Championship aspirations

    Area basketball fans needn’t wait for the NCAA tournaments to satisfy their postseason basketball fix. There are eight area teams — six high school girls teams and two boys teams — worth following. Three of the girls teams — Manhattan, Wamego and Riley County — are league champions

  • Columns | March 10, 2014

    ‘Now, for the rest of the story’

    Not long ago Gov. Sam Brownback was in Washington, D.C. boasting at a national political conference that when he took office, Kansas was broke, with just $876.05 in its bank account, but that through his leadership the state now had $700 million in reserve. Given the

  • Arts & Leisure | March 10, 2014

    K-State one-act opera performances top-notch


    Last weekend, K-State’s School of Music, Theater, and Dance produced an evening of operatic entertainment in Chapman (formerly Nichols) Theater. The auditorium is a nearly perfect place to see a show. The program featured a couple of very attractive one-act operas. And the productions

  • Arts & Leisure | March 10, 2014

    Irish-music group sounds terrific at McCain


    This past Friday evening, aka Fake Patty’s Eve, the McCain Performance Series entertained a good-sized, very enthusiastic audience with a vibrant concert by the traditional Irish music group Danu. Danu’s Irish idiom may indeed be traditional, maybe also in some senses even authentic,

  • Men's Basketball | March 10, 2014

    Foster named second-team All-Big 12

    Kansas State freshman Marcus Foster was named to the All-Big 12 Second Team and to All-Newcomer Team on Sunday, while junior Thomas Gipson and senior Will Spradling were selected All-Big 12 honorable mention. Big 12-champion Kansas earned two of the six major awards, as freshman Joel Embiid

  • Baseball | March 10, 2014

    K-State baseball rallies to sweep Iowa

    The Kansas State baseball team combined for a season-high six extra base hits as they rallied to turn a five-run deficit heading into the bottom of the sixth inning into a 12-8 win over Iowa Sunday afternoon at Tointon Family Stadium. The win completed a

  • Court Calendar | March 09, 2014

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, March 10, 2014 9:00 – JWG 9:00   Cameron, Germy   Status (14 CR 59 Dom Batt)  JJC   III 9:00   Dreckman, Bryce   Status (11 TR 1456 DWS [1st], Dr. w/Hab. Viol., Exp. Reg., etc.)  JWG   III 9:00   Fleury, Kenneth   Status (14 CR 37 Battery)  BKD   III 9:00 &

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