Joseph Barton-Dobenin, a long-time professor at Kansas State University whose Czech roots led to the city’s sister-city relationship with a city in that country, died Dec. 19, in Weslaco, Tex. He was 92. During a visit to his native land, Mr. Barton-Dobenin identified the city of
The school board plans to look next month at a district task force’s proposal to provide teachers with more planning, collaborative and professional development, all of which would be provided during normal classroom hours. Each of these things individually and abstractly is an enhancement
Mary Ruth Finan, 81, of Blaine died Tuesday at the Westy Community Care Home in Westmoreland.
Lyle Ray Figge, 62, of Wamego died Monday at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City after a long battle with cancer. He died surrounded by family.
Ruby Dale Pilgrim, 42, of Salina died Sunday at Rose Medical Center in Denver, Colo.
Bruce Weber isn’t Frank Martin. In fact, he’s the anti-Frank Martin. And for some, that’s all that matters. The idea that Martin wouldn’t be stomping around the sidelines anymore, combined with a nonconference schedule packed with mid-major and worse teams, has
Staff reports Amateur area ornithologists will get their best chance to see migrating eagles next week at Tuttle Creek. Officials of the Corps of Engineers have announced plans for the annual Eagle Day to be held Saturday, Jan. 5, beginning at 9 a.m. and running until
The year 2012 was a rollercoaster of emotion for those with ties to Fort Riley. The new year brought hundreds of military vehicles and two new schools, launched thousands overseas for battle and left numerous families broken with the deaths of loved ones. Deployment for Fort
New Year’s Eve and 2013 are just around the corner. Here are some options for you to ring in the new year. Watch the K-State men’s basketball team take on South Dakota at 1 p.m. Monday at Bramlage Coliseum. Spend the evening Under the
Staff reports A 15-month-old child was air-lifted to Topeka Wednesday evening following a single-car accident in the 6900 block of Anderson Avenue. Capt. Kurt Moldrup said Hallie Oltsmanns, Keats, was driving a 2007 Dodge Dakota on Anderson about a mile south of Keats when she swerved off
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