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  • Guilt over Kennedy sends man into spiral

    Millions of Americans know Jim Lehrer as a PBS news anchor. Fewer are aware that he is also the author of 21 novels, the most recent of which is “Top Down.” This book offers insight to how intensely Secret Service agents .

  • New addition means more room, storytime and creativity Jennifer.adams.librarian1

    Bulldozers arrived on the scene three weeks ago.  A few young library patrons watched in delight from the storytime room windows as a digger piled up dirt and chunks of concrete. The much-awaited expansion of the Children’s Library .

  • Plan landscape design as outdoor living room Greggeyestone1

    My yearly program on home landscape design is coming up on Feb. 12 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. This is the first session in a three part series that continues on Feb. 19 and Feb. 26. Registration is taken through the UFM .

  • Sochi Olympics more than just sport to Putin

    Most of the commentary on the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, has focused on the danger of a terrorist attack. That danger is real. It is so real that Moscow has sent 40,000 security personnel, including special military forces, to the .

  • JOE MCCLURE

    Joe D. McClure, 83, formerly a longtime resident of Alta Vista, died Jan. 29 in his home in Overland Park surrounded by his family. The family provided some of the following informtion. Born Oct. 30, 1930, in Wamego, Joe was raised on a farm .

  • MARY CARR

    Mary Carr, affectionately know as “Grandma,” 92, of Manhattan, died Thursday, January 30. The family provided some of the following information. Mary was born May 7, 1921, in Clearwater, Fla. She was the daughter of the late Melvin and Lily Clark. After working 4 p..

  • FRED DANIELS

    Fred Daniels, 63, of Wamego died Dec. 6 in Manhattan. A celebration of life honoring Daniels will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Feb. 8 at the American Legion in Manhattan. Anyone who knew him is welcome to come and share memories..

  • K-State tennis beats Liberty for third straight victory

    The Kansas State tennis team cruised to a 7-0 win over Liberty on Saturday at the Body First Tennis and Fitness Center, marking the third straight victory for the Wildcats. It’s the first time K-State has won three straight .

  • Cats run strong at Iowa State

    AMES, Iowa — The Kansas State track and field team followed up an impressive second day at the Bill Bergan Invitational with a balanced closing effort from both the men’s and women’s squads on Saturday. The Wildcat men finished .

  • K-State falls apart late, loses at WVU Wildcatscolor.phatch

    This has happened before. A little too often if you’re Kansas State. On the road, trailing by eight at halftime to West Virginia, the Wildcats rallied to tie the game at 53 and later had a chance to take the .

  • Cyclones top K-State women, 84-65 Woods ashia 23.phatch

    AMES, Iowa. — A sluggish first-half shooting performance by the Kansas State women’s basketball team on Saturday night sent the Wildcats to an 84-65 loss at Iowa State. The Wildcats were looking to win their first game in Hilton Coliseum .

  • MHS girls hang on to win Mac tourney

    MCPHERSON — After two blowout wins in the Mid-America Classic this week, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team finally got a tough game Saturday night. In what ended up being a true road game in the championship game of the 19th .







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