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  • February 05, 2013

    Sigmon named CFO for college football playoff

    Reid Sigmon is leaving his post as senior associate athletic director at Kansas State to become the chief financial officer of the college football playoff and national championship game, BCS Executive Director Bill Hancock announced today. In Sigmon’s new role, which will begin April 22,

  • Tennis | February 05, 2013

    K-State tennis hosts No. 23 Tulsa Saturday

    The 60th-ranked Kansas State tennis team will open the home portion of its 2013 spring schedule on Saturday, as the Wildcats host No. 23 Tulsa at 11 a.m., at Body First Tennis and Fitness Center. The match is free and open to the public and will be

  • Area Schools | February 05, 2013

    MCC women win two

    The third-ranked MCC women’s basketball team won two games this past weekend to clinch a conference championship. The Crusaders defeated Ozark Christian 84-49 on Friday. MCC led 41-21 at halftime. Ashley Valentine and Brittany Shaklee scored 16 points apiece for the Crusaders. Libby Witte had

  • Local |Kansas State University | February 04, 2013

    Product developed at KSU incorporates omega 3 fatty acids in beef product

    Think of it as a hamburger with all the most healthful fish qualities. A Manhattan-based firm will begin marketing later this month a ground beef product enriched with omega 3 fatty acids, the substance prevalent in fish that has been shown to reduce heart disease, cholesterol

  • Local |Government, Politics | February 04, 2013

    Home sale activity climbs in 2012

    Riley County commissioners learned Monday that housing values here grew during 2012. Delivering an annual update tied to the pending release of individual home valuations, appraisal analyst Allen Todd said there were 933 residential sales in the county during 2012, up from 838 in 2011. The local data was part

  • Local |Traffic | February 04, 2013

    Woman is fatally hurt in crash here

    A Manhattan woman died Saturday night as a result of injuries sustained in a car accident that afternoon. Betty Clark, 88, was airlifted to Stormont-Vail Hospital following initial treatment, according to a report filed by the Kansas Highway Patrol. Clark died at the hospital. She was

  • Obituaries | February 04, 2013

    Loren Hodges

    Loren D. Hodges, 95, of St. George died today at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan.  Funeral services are pending and will be announced by Campanella-Evans Mortuary in Wamego.

  • Local |Government, Politics | February 04, 2013

    Manko expansion project on city’s Tuesday agenda

    City commissioners plan to hold a public hearing and discuss issuing about $6.7 million in industrial revenue refunding and improvement bonds for Manko Window Systems, Inc. Tuesday. City manager Ron Fehr said $1.7 million will be for refinancing of existing bonds in order to take advantage of

  • Obituaries | February 04, 2013

    Earl Bullock

    Earl Richard Bullock, 82, of Dallas, Texas, died Wednesday in Dallas.

  • Obituaries | February 04, 2013

    Eunice Dorst

    Eunice Dorst, 76, died Jan. 22 in Lawton, Okla.

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