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  • Men's Basketball | February 27, 2013

    McGruder a candidate for Naismith

    Kansas State’s Rodney McGruder was named one of 30 candidates for the 2013 Naismith College Player of the Year Award on Tuesday. McGruder becomes third Wildcat to be selected as a Top 30 candidate for the Naismith Award, joining Michael Beasley (2008) and Jacob Pullen (2010).  He is

  • Area Schools | February 27, 2013

    Marysville boys ends Falcons’ season

    Staff reports When the Riley County boys’ basketball team got a pair of 3-pointers in the first quarter of its sub-state game at Marysville, it seemed as if the Falcons had a chance to keep their season going. But the Marysville Bulldogs had other ideas.

  • Obituaries | February 27, 2013

    Jean Davis

    Jean Claire (Bothwell) Davis, 84, died Thursday.

  • Obituaries | February 27, 2013

    John Stanesic

    John R. Stanesic, 81, died Thursday at Manhattan Mercy Hospital.

  • Obituaries | February 27, 2013

    Elnora Davenport

    Elnora Davenport, 91, of Ottawa died Thursday at her home. Arrangements are pending and will be announced later by Dengel and Son Mortuary in Ottawa.

  • Obituaries | February 27, 2013

    Bethel Logan

    Bethel Logan, 81, of Topeka, died Tuesday at Midland Hospice House.

  • Editorials | February 27, 2013

    Sequester takes us to uncharted territory

    Spending cuts of 2.3 percent shouldn’t spark a crisis in the United States — not in the Defense Department, not in the Department of Health and Human Services, not in any of the multitude of programs and services the federal government provides. That’s the Republican

  • Letters | February 27, 2013

    Nuss knows our community and will serve it superbly

    To the Editor: When you vote for city commissioners this spring, choose someone who has spent years in Manhattan and has a thorough knowledge of the people, politics and problems we face as a community.

  • Letters | February 27, 2013

    Learn about the candidates, take responsibility and vote

    Some candidates’ letters disturb me greatly. One candidate for City Commission says “I’m a nice person, had jobs where I’m in command and I’ve served on many boards.” Nothing about beliefs, what Manhattan needs or helping people who live here.  Since

  • Arts, Leisure | February 27, 2013

    San Francisco troupe fresh and easy to like

    Once we were all actually seated in K-State’s McCain Auditorium, the “dance theater” production “The Rambler” went along easily enough. It was the getting there that was the adventure. The company, Joe Goode Performance Group out of San Francisco, apparently left their home airport

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