The K-State baseball team honored a K-State student who died this weekend and plan to the rest of the season. Abilene-native Carly Gassman died away on Friday night after a battle with cancer, and the team honored her with the .
C. Calvin Hansen, 94, of Manhattan, died March 13 at the Meadowlark Hills-Bramlage House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on June 3, 1919, in Kansas City, Mo., the son of Dewey C. and Julia Belle (Shipman) .
James Russell “Jim” Simons, 81, a resident of Severy, died March 13 at the Greenwood County Hospital in Eureka. He was born on Aug. 24, 1932, in Severy, the son of Joseph Elmer and Doris Genevieve (Moor) Simons. Jim served in the United States .
Maurice Victor Stuewe, 88, of Alma, died Saturday at the Alma Manor. He was a long-time resident of the community. The family provided some of the following information. Maurice was born on Nov. 23, 1925 in Alma, the son of Albert “A.E.” .
Richard Ray Walker, 54, of Manhattan, died Feb. 22 in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. He was born Aug. 28, 1959, in Junction City, to Ray and Nadine (Jaecke) Walker. During his childhood, he was a very active member at the First .
Anna B. Davis, 97, of Clay Center, died Jan. 25 at the Clay County Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Riley Cemetery. A memorial has been established for Medicalodges of Clay Center. Contributions may be .
The Barcelona Book and Rose Fair takes place every April 23 on the feast day of St. George, patron saint of Catalonia. The streets and squares are lined with stalls selling roses and books of all sorts, and the annual Roses .
TODAY Riley County Genealogical Society Educational Program: “Using Travel as a Tool for Genealogical Research” by Vickie Holverson, 2 p.m. Holverson, a Kansas native and lifelong Kansas resident, became interested in genealogy about 4 years ago. She has done research by .
First things first. The idea of making the head of the Riley County Police Department an elected rather than an appointed position ought to be quashed quickly. One of the present arrangement’s strengths is that the post is not .
To the Editor: Another Fake Patty’s Day celebration has come and gone. As I read in the Mercury, it appears that the Riley County Police Department handled about the same load as always. The Emergency Medical Service was maybe .
To the Editor: It used to be a thrill when a friend announced that he was seeking election to our U.S. Congress in Washington, D.C. In those days, intelligence and diplomacy were admired in those who had the .
To the Editor: Only in Kansas… A drunken driver who hit and killed multiple people was sentenced to probation and rehabilitation. Shortly there-after, a Kansas judge sentenced a man who killed his own cat to two years in prison. Have .
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