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  • Letters | January 31, 2013

    Loub’s rant ignores role of Bush tax cuts in U.S. debt

    To the Editor: Per usual when Art Loub is allowed to pontificate on the pages of the Mercury, it would take dozens of pages to rebut all the fallacious arguments and misleading numbers that he can cram into a few paragraphs. So please forgive me

  • Letters | January 31, 2013

    Residents’ generosity evident on Mitten Tree

    To the Editor: Once again the Manhattan community has overwhelmed us with their generosity in donating to our annual Mitten Tree project at Manhattan Public Library.

  • Movies | January 31, 2013

    Brighten up February with a DVD or two

    G.w.clift1

    February sometimes seems like the longest month of all. It can be cold. Folks can get isolated. But before cabin fever kicks in, you might want to check out a newly-released DVD of a recent general-release motion picture. There are some interesting ones scheduled out

  • Obituaries | January 31, 2013

    Velda Jackson

    Velda M. Henderson-King Jackson, 79, of Topeka died Saturday at Presbyterian Manor in Topeka.

  • Obituaries | January 31, 2013

    Louis Parkinson

    Louis Davidson “L. D.” Parkinson, 92, died Thursday at his home in Scott City.

  • Obituaries | January 31, 2013

    Raymond Wauthier

    Raymond August Wauthier, 91, of Manhattan died Tuesday at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | January 31, 2013

    Michael Kelley

    Michael “Mark” A. Kelley, 59, died Tuesday at his residence in Manhattan.

  • Men's Basketball | January 31, 2013

    Wildcats make easy work of Texas

    13 drives.phatch

    Somehow, with Rodney McGruder on an off-night, No. 18 Kansas State still found a way to win against Texas. And convincingly too. The Wildcats (16-4, 5-2 Big 12) slammed the Longhorns 83-57 on Wednesday at Bramlage Coliseum. McGruder, the Wildcats’ leading scorer, played just 15 minutes — two in

  • Men's Basketball | January 31, 2013

    Gipson plays with heavy heart in win

    42 shoots.phatch

    Kansas State forward Thomas Gipson played with a heavy heart Wednesday night in his team’s 83-57 win against Texas in Bramlage Coliseum. It was his stepsister’s birthday. She died last April in a car accident. “She was my motivation today, “ said Gipson, who

  • January 31, 2013

    Gipson plays with heavy heart in win

    Kansas State forward Thomas Gipson played with a heavy heart Wednesday night in his team’s 83-57 win against Texas in Bramlage Coliseum. It was his stepsister’s birthday. She died last April in a car accident. “She was my motivation today, “ said Gipson, who


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