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  • Black Hawk helicopter makes emergency landing off post

    A Black Hawk helicopter with crew from Fort Riley made an emergency landing on Wednesday. While on a training mission, the crew of a UH-60 Black Hawk made a precautionary landing in a field about 5 miles south of Fort Riley .

  • Ready or not, it’s football season

    K-State fans: Are you ready? At Bill Snyder Family Stadium, those are the booming words of public-address announcer Dave Lewis, signaling that a football game is about to begin. We’re borrowing them today because what the community is about .

  • Young Indians look to keep streak alive

    Manhattan High head football coach Joe Schartz made sure to point it out on Tuesday at practice. It’s been 30 years since Manhattan has lost a varsity football game to Shawnee Heights. The Indians are 10-0 against Shawnee Heights since .

  • There are some movies worth watching on new DVDs G.w.clift1

    There have been some movie fans waiting for the DVD releases of some new movies that will be out this month. Cate Blanchett fans, for example, want to own a copy of her Kenneth Branaugh-directed performance in Disney’s recent .

  • K-State plans Fighting For A Cure Day

    Show your pride in Kansas State University’s fight against cancer by participating in the second K-State Fighting for a Cure Shirt Day Oct. 17. First lady of Wildcat football Sharon Snyder and the Snyder family, Kansas State University President Kirk .

  • K-State interns present research projects

    Six interns at Kansas State University’s Pollution Prevention Institute will conduct presentations on their research projects for Kansas industries from 1-4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11, in Room 206 at the K-State Student Union. Five students from Kansas State University and .


    Robert “Bob`” Dean Jones, 93, of Chapman, died Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, at Chapman Valley Manor in Chapman. The family provided some of the following information. Bob was born Aug. 14, 1922, at the Riverview Farm in rural Junction City.  His parents were Orin .


    Lot Forman Taylor II, 76, of Woodward, Oklahoma, died Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, at the Grace Living Center. The family provided some of the following information. Lot was born on June 30, 1939, to Lot Forman Taylor and Ruth Irene (Smith) Taylor in El Dorado. .


    Kaysen Daniel Forsyth died Monday, Sept. 1, 2015, at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri, a few weeks shy of his first birthday. The family declined to provide a cause of death. Kaysen was born Sept. 25, 2014, in Wichita. He leaves .

  • Purple Power Play, Charlie Daniels Band and more

    Football season is officially here and with it comes the annual Purple Power Play in the Park. Performances start at 6 p.m. on Thursday and feature Project RISE, Bates Dance Studio, Diles Mavis Group and the K-State Marching Band. The .

  • Heath works to fill big shoes for Cats Heath.mercury

    When fans look at Dominique Heath, they see the makings of a player that could step in for Tyler Lockett. His teammates see him as a duplicate of another former Wildcat. But no matter what other people see, Heath wants .

  • Cats to host Varney’s Invitational Ksuvb17.mercury

    After going 2-1 in the Hurricane Invitational to start the season, the Kansas State volleyball opens its 2015 home campaign Friday with the Varney’s Invitational at Bramlage Coliseum. For the second straight year, the Wildcats (2-1) will host the invitational .


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