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  • Local |Kansas State University | February 20, 2013

    Tech expert to speak at K-State

    New York Times technology writer David Pogue will deliver the keynote speech at 8:45 a.m. Tuesday, March 5, in Forum Hall at Kansas State University’s student union as part of the inaugural Innovations in Teaching and Learning Conference. Pogue is a Scientific American columnist, correspondent

  • Obituaries | February 20, 2013

    Marilyn Doebele

    Marilyn Bess Doebele, 81, died Thursday at the Delmar Gardens of Overland Park.

  • Obituaries | February 20, 2013

    Everett Fair, Sr.

    Everett Lee Fair, Sr., 91, of Garnett and formerly of McFarland and Manhattan, died Sunday at his home.

  • Obituaries | February 20, 2013

    Edward Vytlas

    Edward J. Vytlas, 88, of Manhattan died Friday at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | February 20, 2013

    Margaret Dillingham

    Margaret R. Dillingham, 94, of Wamego died Wednesday at Valley Vista Good Samaritan Center.

  • Editorials | February 20, 2013

    Countering cyberthreats

    It’s good to see heightened interest in efforts by China, Iran and doubtless other nations and other organized groups to hack into the data central to the operations of the U.S. government and American industry. Though indications are that considerable damage has been

  • Letters | February 20, 2013

    Strawn is a proven leader who is solution-oriented

    To the Editor: Bob Strawn is running for City Commission. He’s experienced, having served as our mayor before. I know that Bob is effective, practical and very good at listening to the concerns people have. He is very much about finding solutions that everyone

  • Letters | February 20, 2013

    Mercury ought to give pro-life position equal time

    To the Editor: Thrice more it has occurred — no publicity. First, unless I happened to miss any of the write-ups, there was no mention or publicity about the interdenominational Rally for Life at the state Capitol in Topeka on Jan. 22. Despite the very cold weather,

  • Manhattan High School | February 20, 2013

    Indians swept on the road at Hayden

    TOPEKA — Manhattan High coach Tim Brooks knows late February is the worst time for a team’s focus to start to wane. Perhaps that’s why he was so frustrated after falling on the road to Topeka Hayden 43-32 in a game the Indians managed

  • Manhattan High School | February 20, 2013

    Indians cap regular season at Junction City

    With weather playing a factor in the bowling postseason, the Manhattan High bowlers will end up with a quick turnaround after closing the regular season Tuesday at the Junction City triangular. Manhattan, set to host a Class 6A regional on Thursday will instead bowl today,

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