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  • Letters | October 03, 2013

    Mercury handled story of theater worker correctly

    To the Editor: Normally I tend to move on after reading the opinions of others, but sometimes a nerve that caffeine normally keeps calm pops out and just rubs the wrong way to where one just has to respond. The editors of the Mercury are

  • Movies | October 03, 2013

    ‘Don Jon’ less than a must-see movie


    “Don Jon” is a sort of “Saturday Night Fever” for the twenty-teens. Or maybe its actually a little more like “Urban Cowboy.” Writer and director and long-time celebrity Joseph Gordon-Levitt plays the John Travolta part. Gordon-Levitt’s working-class New Jersey is like Travolta’s working-class

  • Obituaries | October 03, 2013

    Daniel Steven Rice

    Daniel Steven Rice, 46, died at his residence in Manhattan on September 25. The family provided some of the following information. He was born in St. Paul, Minn., on Jan. 15, 1967, to Marion (Haugen) Frank and Roger Frank, and grew up in Hudson, Wis. He was baptized at

  • October 03, 2013

    Patsy Elizabeth Mock

    Patsy Elizabeth Mock, 74, of Manhattan died September 27 at Mercy Regional Health Center. The family provided some of the following information. Patsy Noland was born Aug. 19, 1939, in Ouray, Colo., the daughter of the late Fred Morgan and Evelyn (McClure) Noland. She attended and graduated from the

  • Local | October 03, 2013

    Bryan, Church to headline Stampede

    The Kicker Country Stampede has announced its headliners for this year’s festival. Country Music Award Entertainer of the Year nominee and reigning Academy of Country Music Entertainer of the Year winner Luke Bryan will perform on Friday night. Country Music Award Male Vocalist of

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 03, 2013

    Professor’s husband still missing

    The husband of a Kansas State University professor has been missing for a month and police have no new updates. Police and members of the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks searched for David Welch, 54, Tuesday and found nothing that would help locate him. Welch

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 03, 2013

    K-State hires conference program director

    After 30 plus years in the corporate market, Jeff Wolfe has accepted the position of director of conferences and noncredit programs for Kansas State University’s Division of Continuing Education. Wolfe began the position at the start of fall semester. The conferences and noncredit programs office

  • Volleyball | October 03, 2013

    Wildcats fall to 0-2 in Big 12

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    Two costly errors proved critical in the Kansas State volleyball team’s loss to rival Kansas Wednesday night. The 100th edition of the Sunflower Showdown saw both of the first two sets go into extra points before the Jayhawks pulled away in the third set

  • Men's Basketball | October 03, 2013

    K-State lands first commit of 2014 class


    Stephen Hurt had a number of suitors after he announced his intention to transfer from Lipscomb last spring, but in the end, Kansas State was his chosen destination. The Wildcats landed the 6-foot-10, 275-pound Atlantic Sun Freshman of the Year on Tuesday night, when Hurt

  • October 03, 2013

    Currie wins AD of the year award

    Following a year that saw Kansas State reach unprecedented athletic, academic, administrative and fundraising success, John Currie was presented the 2013 Bobby Dodd AD of the Year Award at the annual Division 1A Athletics Director meetings in Dallas on Wednesday. The honor, which coincides with head

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