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  • FERN HAGEMAN

    Fern Hageman, 83, of Leonardville, died Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home..

  • Little Apple Music Festival offers assortment of musicians G.w.clift1

    One of the annual highlights of summer here abouts is the Little Apple Music Festival K-State’s Union Program Council puts on at the Norvell Bandshell in City Park. The event is a marathon of music—this last Saturday there .

  • Don’t miss this opportunity to voice your preferences

    To the Editor: As stated in Joan Strickler’s letter July 30, it is sad that only about 20 percent of the qualified voters in Riley County participate in primary elections. The primary election Tuesday is too crucial to miss because key .

  • JUCO players on their way to K-State

    Three of Kansas State’s top junior college recruits say they will be with the team this week as fall camp is well underway for the Wildcats. Camp officially started on Sunday, but offensive tackle A.J. Allen, defensive lineman .

  • Primary election recommendations

    After a mostly quiet primary campaign, the election to determine both parties’ nominees for various local, state and national offices is just two days away. For readers who have not already cast their ballots or not made up their minds, .

  • Baseball Hall of Fame exceeded expectations

    To the Editor: This is in response to Steve Cameron’s column July 29 lambasting the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame. I had the wonderful opportunity to attend the Hall of Fame induction ceremony this year, visit the museum in .

  • Events join forces for a day of music, beer, running Brew1.phatch

    Throw together a race, a beer competition and tasting and a music festival and you’ve got a Rhythm and Brews.  The event was an all-day affair comprising Manhattan Running Company’s Brew 2 Shoe 5k and 10k races on .

  • Flooding, growth pose challenges for candidates Ben-wilson-pic.phatch

    The race for the Riley County Commission District 1 seat is a contest of youth vs. experience between incumbent Dave Lewis and Ben Wilson, a Kansas State University student. As incumbent Dave Lewis said, “I have lived in this county longer .

  • ‘Everybody Counts’ prepares for upcoming school year 080214 comm 091.phatch

    Volunteers focused on feeding Riley County’s children and getting them the supplies they need for school the second Everybody Counts on Saturday. The event was a follow-up to the one that happened in January. “We didn’t see the .

  • Kansas House candidates on state’s issues Kathy martin.phatch

    The 64th District will have a new representative next session after Rep. Vern Swanson, R-Clay Center, elected not to run for reelection. Three challengers are seeking to take his place in the Republican primary on Tuesday: Glen Hawkins of Riley, .

  • JC man charged with making explosives

    Junction City police on Saturday arrested a 26-year-old man for making explosive devices in his home. A witness told police on Friday that Andrew Vancleave of Junction City was making explosives at his residence, 1701 Belair Drive. Officers executed a search .

  • Propaganda exhibit evokes patriotism of WWII

    Ray Kurtz was just an 8-yearold boy when American involvement in World War II started in 1941, but the nation’s fervent war effort inspired him to collect its memorabilia throughout his life. “The men — mainly men, and some women — were .





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