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  • Obituaries | January 30, 2014

    HANS HART

    A memorial graveside service for Hans Edward Hart, 57, of Manhattan, who died Dec. 16, will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the Kansas Veterans Cemetery Pavilion. He worked at Fort Riley for the Department of the Army in the Human Resources Development Division.  To send

  • Local |Education | January 30, 2014

    Principals report to board

    Principals from all district schools offered wide-ranging reports to the USD 383 school board Wednesday — discussing their schools’ progress and their needs during a special meeting devoted entirely to site council reports. The last time the district’s various principals delivered these reports was in November

  • Obituaries | January 30, 2014

    WILLIS ‘BUD’ BECKLEY

    Willis Boyd “Bud” Beckley, 74, of Manhattan, died Thursday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born Jan. 7, 1940. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.

  • Columns | January 30, 2014

    An evening conversation: Home, sweet home

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    Yes, we’re a day late here — but Kansas has been around 153 years, so waiting 24 hours for my birthday wishes won’t exactly rock the state. Besides, this one comes straight from the heart. I grew up in northern California, so my friends back home

  • Local |Business | January 30, 2014

    Low temps, high prices mean crisis for propane users

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    Propane users are enduring a crisis, with skyrocketing prices combined with unusually cold weather. It can be a deadly combination. The cost of propane has more than doubled in recent weeks, with prices shooting so high that Gov. Sam Brownback on Wednesday instituted provisions to

  • Movies | January 30, 2014

    New animated feature ‘Nut Job’ for kids only

    From five feet deep in a month known as the place to bury bad movies comes the animated feature “The Nut Job.” Will Arnett provides the voice for Surly, a selfish squirrel outcast who prefers to work only with his sidekick Buddy rather than cooperate

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | January 30, 2014

    RCPD: Most car thefts involved unlocked doors

    A new Riley County Police Department statistic revealed that 93.3 percent of vehicle burglaries during the last three years involved unlocked automobiles. Officer Matthew Droge of the RCPD said that out of 753 vehicle burglaries from 2011-2013, only 50 were break-ins. “As a community, we could change that

  • Arts & Leisure | January 30, 2014

    Tony winner Bernadette Peters to perform

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    Throughout her career, Tony Award-winning actress Bernadette Peters has dazzled audiences and critics with her performances on stage and television, in concert and in her celebrated recordings.   Feel free to be dazzled live on Friday as Peters brings her signature voice to the stage at

  • Women's Basketball | January 30, 2014

    Cats get first win vs. OU in 10 years

    Ten years. Kansas State head coach Deb Patterson knew exactly how long it had been since she beat Oklahoma — 13 straight losses to the Sooners that went back 10 years when the majority of the current Wildcats were in elementary school. (Kansas State players celebrate at center

  • Baseball | January 30, 2014

    K-State baseball ranked No. 21 by USA Today

    Two days after earning its highest ever preseason ranking in two different national polls, the Kansas State baseball team checked in at No. 21 on Wednesday in the USA Today preseason coaches’ poll, establishing a new program-best. The Wildcats are one of four Big 12 teams ranked


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