• Allen pleased with Indians’ start at Rural

    So far, so good for the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team. Though it was an unscored team invitational, Indians’ coach Joyce Allen was pleased with her team’s showing at Washburn Rural to open the season Tuesday. Camden Adams went 3.

  • ‘Sabotage’ pretty good, if you like that sort of thing G.w.clift1

    “Sabotage” seems like an independent movie with advantages. It is too stylish to be the usual sort of Hollywood general-release film, and its budget, though adequate, doesn’t support the number and variety of settings we might see in a .

  • Indians take second at home swim meet Kellywichmann 200im.phatch

    The Manhattan High girls’ swim team took second place on Wednesday in a five-team meet at the Kansas State Natatorium. The Indians scored 366 team points, losing out to first-place Lawrence Free State, which had 465 points. Maize South was third with 258 .

  • Auction to offer signed football, gift baskets

    Those attending Kansas State University’s 18th annual Travel and Dining Auction on Friday may bid on auction items ranging from a football autographed by Bill Snyder to a dinner party for eight at President Kirk Schulz’s home, then .


    Marguerite Ferne Regier, 100, of Olathe, died Tuesday. Marguerite was born Dec. 29, 1913. She was the daughter of Jeremiah and Constance Harris. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leo Regier; sister, Mildred Wallace; great-grandchildren Christian Springer, Grace Rush, and David .


    Helen Louise Crenshaw Sanford, 95, died at home surrounded by loving family and friends on March 13. She is survived by daughters Paula (Ron) Schubert-Laplant of Exuma, The Bahamas; Pat (Wayne) Banning of Scott Depot, W.Va.; Carolyn (Roger) Elmore of Wichita; .


    George W. Easton, 62, of Manhattan, died Wednesday at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. He was born Jan. 13, 1952, in Minnesota. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502..


    Donald Kenneth Dubois, 93, of Lenexa, died Sunday. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 13615 W. 92nd in Lenexa.  Rosary and eulogy will be at 4:45 p.m. Thursday followed by visitation until 7 .


    Carl O. Dahl, Jr., 82, of Kansas City, Mo. died Tuesday. Carl was born in Everest on Nov. 6, 1931. Carl was a member of St. James Lutheran Church, Son’s of Norway. Carl served as Chairman of the Board for Farmland Credit .


    Mark Joseph Wurmlinger, 62, of Ogden, died Monday at Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. Born on March 30, 1952, in Redford, Mich., he attended Redford Union High School, graduating in 1970. Shortly thereafter he enlisted in the U. S. Army, serving in Vietnam .

  • ‘Breaking Bad’ star to speak, plus K-State Open House

    Join more than 20,000 K-State enthusiasts at K-State’s carnival of academic exhibits, entertainment, food and fun on Saturday for the K-State Open House, a family-friendly event with something for everyone. K-State’s biggest annual event is campus-wide and runs from 9 .

  • ESPN at forefront of college sports Landonlecture1.phatch

    Normally focused on public affairs, Kansas State’s Landon Lecture opened its 2014 series Wednesday night with the leader of the biggest sports entertainment companies America has ever seen. Though Wednesday’s lecture — a four -person panel discussion — was sports driven .


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