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  • Obituaries | November 30, 2012

    Steve Jacobson

    Steve “Jake” Jacobson, 61, formerly of Wamego, died Thursday after a long illness.

  • Local |Kansas State University | November 30, 2012

    New K-State partnerships looks to increase applicant diversity

    A new partnership with Texas Tech University will help Kansas State University increase diversity in applicant pools for open positions. The partnership — the first of its kind for Kansas State University — involves a database called The Registry, which is short for the National Registry of

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | November 30, 2012

    Thefts reported from hotel parking lots

    Officials said they are investigating a series of thefts from pick-up trucks parked in hotel lots in Pottawatomie County, the most recent reported on Thursday. Lt. Josh Kyle said that incident occurred in the parking lot of Comfort Suites, 1020 Hostetler Drive, between Nov. 28 and 29. An

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Education | November 30, 2012

    False alarm at elementary school

    Riley County officers were called to Woodrow Wilson Elementary School after school hours on Thursday after it was reported that a male, who looked to be in his teens, appeared to be carrying a rifle on school grounds, though the object was later found to

  • Editorials | November 30, 2012

    The pools look great at summer’s end

    The irony of the entire debate over the length of the pool season lies in learning that the city has built a set of pools so large, so involved, so elaborate, with so many gadgets and fun diversions that it is no longer practical to

  • Letters | November 30, 2012

    Is Black Friday surpassing Thanksgiving as a holiday?

    To the Editor: Thanksgiving, I’m afraid, is being squeezed out of existence. The lovely holiday when we gather together with friends and family for a meal, as did our Pilgrim fathers, to thank God for being in a free land and for bringing us

  • Letters | November 30, 2012

    Thanks to Bill Snyder, team for an outstanding season

    To the Editor: I want to congratulate Coach Bill Snyder and the Wildcat football team on an outstanding season. As we welcome the University of Texas to Manhattan, Saturday will be a special day to honor the seniors and their family members.

  • Arts, Leisure | November 30, 2012

    Symphony plans holiday concert

    TOPEKA—The Capitol Federal Topeka Symphony Holiday Concert will be presented at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 5, in White Concert Hall on the Washburn University campus.  Guest Conductor Jeremy Starr will be on the podium for a program featuring a wide variety of seasonal

  • Football | November 30, 2012

    Those who know Collin Klein the best share his story

    LOVELAND, Colo. — John Poovey looks every bit the high school football coach he is. A tall man with a slight hitch in his step, perhaps from his own playing days, and a firm handshake, Poovey exudes toughness. But when asked what it would mean to

  • Football | November 30, 2012

    Cats come full circle on senior night

    Saturday’s clash with No. 23 Texas has plenty on the line for the Kansas State football team. The implications for K-State’s postseason and league championship have taken the forefront in what is typically an important game no matter what the team’s record is.

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