Riley County commissioners on Monday agreed to a settlement in a lawsuit over an unpaid medical bill for a man who was injured following a police chase. The suit, brought by the board of Stormont-Vail Healthcare Inc. of Topeka, concerned .
One can fault Kansas regulators for giving U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins permission to continue to identify herself in her congressional and campaign literature as a certified public accountant, even though she ceased being one when her certification expired in 2012. .
Raymond Henry “Poncho” Garcia, 75, of Wamego, formerly of Onaga, died Saturday, May 10, 2014, at Stormont-Vale Regional Heath Care in Topeka. Poncho was born Jan. 24, 1939 in St. Joseph, Mo., the son of Benito and Marie Refugio Garcia. He graduated in 1957 from .
Cleo J. Smerchek, 89, of Blue Rapids, died at the Blue Valley Nursing Home on Monday, May 12, 2014. Cleo was born May, 30, 1924 in Oketo to William and Ethel (Stanberry) Taylor. She graduated from Beattie High School in 1941 and worked at the .
Merwin Leon Jensen, 75, died at home in Wamego on Friday, May 9, 2014. Cremation is planned with memorial services to be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 16, 2014, at the Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church in Wamego, with Reverend Jim Mayes officiating. Private family .
Shirley Talbott, 78, of Ogden, died on Sunday, May 11, 2014, at a hospice in Tomball, Texas. She was born July 15, 1935, in Farmington, Maine, the daughter of the late Walter and Gladys (Coltey) Hatch. On April 24, 1970, she married the late Donald Talbott. She .
The band is getting back together —- at Northern Colorado. Kamie Ethridge, who served as the associate head coach at Kansas State for 18 years under Deb Patterson and was recently named head coach at Northern Colorado, has finalized her staff .
Three former Kansas State football players — offensive lineman Cornelius Lucas, wide receiver/kick returner Tramaine Thompson and safety Ty Zimmerman — have signed free agent contracts with NFL teams following the 2014 NFL Draft. Lucas signed with the Detroit Lions and Thompson .
Kansas State athletic director John Currie announced Tuesday morning that quarterback-turned-receiver Daniel Sams has been granted a conditional release from his scholarship. “Daniel requested to be able to continue his playing career at an FCS institution so that he could .
Apparently the move to wide receiver wasn’t what Daniel Sams was looking for next season. The former quarterback, who moved to receiver this spring, plans to transfer from Kansas State — likely to a FCS school where he would have .
The band is getting back together — at Northern Colorado. Kamie Ethridge, who served as the associate head coach at Kansas State for 18 years under Deb Patterson and was recently named head coach at Northern Colorado, has finalized her staff with .
We understand the importance of limiting junk food in schools. We’ve extolled the virtues of a healthy diet and regular exercise in a slew of editorials in recent years, and the types of foods available at schools play a .
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