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  • Obituaries | February 16, 2015

    WARREN HENRY BERG

    Warren Henry Berg, 57, of Blaine, died Friday, Feb. 13, 2015, as the result of an automobile accident. His family provided some of the following information. Warren was a life-long resident of the community. He was born Sept. 4, 1957, in Westmoreland, the son of William O. and JoAnn Bienka

  • Women's Basketball | February 16, 2015

    Cats come up short in OT loss

    There wasn’t much Kansas State did right Sunday afternoon, and yet the Wildcats still had their chances to come away with a victory. K-State missed the go-ahead basket with three seconds left in regulation and then saw Texas Tech score for the first six

  • Women's Basketball | February 16, 2015

    Texada picks up K-State in second half

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    Texas Tech was in control of this game from almost the beginning. And with a little more than 11 minutes to play in regulation —  the Red Raiders ahead by 11 — it seemed the game’s conclusion was all-but set in Bramlage Coliseum Sunday afternoon. Although Texas

  • Men's Basketball | February 16, 2015

    Cats move on after ending skid

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    The common word after the Kansas State men’s basketball team’s last second, 59-56, win and season sweep of No. 17 Oklahoma in Bramlage Coliseum Saturday night was “relief.” There was relief because the Wildcats’ leading scorer, sophomore Marcus Foster, was back on the floor

  • Baseball | February 16, 2015

    Six-run 9th dooms Cats vs. Saint Louis

    PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. — After tying the game in the bottom of the eighth, the Kansas State baseball team allowed six runs in the top of the ninth, dooming the Wildcats in a 7-4 loss to Saint Louis on Sunday at North Charlotte Regional Park. K-State (2

  • Local |Kansas State University | February 15, 2015

    Forbes to give Landon Lecture

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    Steve Forbes, former presidential candidate and head of Forbes Media, will give the first Landon Lecture of the academic year next month. Forbes will present his lecture at 7 p.m. Monday, March 9, at K-State’s McCain Auditorium. “We’re excited to bring Steve Forbes to

  • Local |Traffic |Government & Politics | February 15, 2015

    Seeking solutions for US-24

    So you kiss the kids goodbye, stroll out of your lovely new house off Green Valley Road and jump in the car for that morning commute into Manhattan. Eventually you merge onto U.S. Highway 24 heading west, preparing for yet another day of brutal traffic.

  • Local |Government & Politics | February 15, 2015

    Attorney: Bills could change Kansas judicial selection

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    The selection process for Kansas Supreme Court justices could change as soon as the August 2016 primary elections. Five bills proposed by the Kansas House of Representatives are pending that could change the way justices are elected and retained. James Robinson, a senior partner with Hite,

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | February 15, 2015

    Blaine man dies in crash on K-13

    A man died after his car hit a pickup truck head-on 12 1/2 miles north of Manhattan on Kansas Highway 13. Warren H. Berg, 57, Blaine, was driving a 2000 Dodge Stratus north on K-13 when his car drifted across the center lines of the road and struck a 2013 Chevy

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | February 15, 2015

    Officers recover $25K in stolen goods

    The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office recovered on Wednesday over $25,000 in stolen items during two searches of the same St. George residence.  Sheriffs executed the first warrant on Wednesday at 5375 Hopkins Creek Road and found a John Deere riding mower, an ATV and tools that


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