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  • Local |Kansas State University | August 08, 2013

    K-State to host native grasslands conference

    Nearly 200 researchers, students, ranchers and conservationists will gather in Manhattan Aug. 12-14 for the biennial America’s Grasslands Conference. The event will focus on the status, threats and opportunities facing America’s declining grasslands. It is the first time for Kansas State University to host

  • Obituaries | August 08, 2013

    Wanda Williamson

    Wanda Booz Williamson, 96, of Manhattan died Wednesday at Meadowlark Hills - Bramlage House. She was born Oct. 1, 1916, at Glen Elder. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, KS 66502.

  • Obituaries | August 08, 2013

    Gene Henry

    Gene Henry, 75, of Randolph died Wednesday at Autumn Hills in Riley. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley.

  • Obituaries | August 08, 2013

    Wanda Bowman

    Wanda Bowman, 83, died Sunday at her home in Clyde.

  • Obituaries | August 08, 2013

    Claus Ehlers

    Claus Ehlers, 94, of Elkhart, Ind., died Wednesday at his residence.

  • Letters | August 08, 2013

    Young students welcome at KSU’s Beach Museum

    To the Editor: Soon the school buses will be seen all over Manhattan as the new school year begins. As it has been for the last 17 years, so, too, the doors of the Beach Museum will open, and eager children will be shown the many

  • Editorials | August 08, 2013

    A child’s life was at stake

    We commend Wamego police officers Derek Gray and Jason Powell, Alma resident Michael Connelly and 17-year-old Aerial Hardie for rescuing 9-year-old Kayla Hardie from the rain-swollen Kansas River on Sunday afternoon. All played integral roles in saving the young girl, who fell into the river

  • Letters | August 08, 2013

    Steve’s Floral unmatched when it comes to weddings

    To the Editor: The poet Rod McKuen opens my favorite poem with the words, “I’ve been going a long time now and along the way I’ve learned some things.”

  • Football | August 08, 2013

    Big changes at receiver for Wildcats

    Losing receiver Chris Harper is a big deal. The same could be said for tight end Travis Tannahill. Those weren’t the end of the changes, however, as Kansas State also brought in a new receivers coach Andre Coleman. The former Wildcat wide receiver replaces

  • Football | August 08, 2013

    Wildcats add JUCO linebacker

    Kansas State just lost Arthur Brown to graduation last May, and now the Wildcats might have found a player to take his spot next year. The Wildcats received a verbal commitment from Garden City Community College linebacker Dvonta Derricott late Wednesday night. At 6-foot-1 and 230

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