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  • Local |Kansas State University | February 02, 2015

    Renowned education pioneer highlights university Black History Month observance

    International education advocate and change agent Geoffrey Canada will be Kansas State University’s keynote speaker for Black History Month.  Canada’s lecture, “Leveling the Playing Field,” will take place at 7 p.m.  Feb. 9, in the Grand Ballroom at the K-State Student Union. The

  • Obituaries | February 02, 2015


    Anita Taylor, 70, of St. George, Kansas, died Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, at her residence in St. George. She was born on July 19, 1944, in Manhattan. She was the daughter of Maynard and Georgia (Cyrene) Breese. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral

  • Obituaries | February 02, 2015


    Joyce Marie Christensen, 74, of Leonardville, died Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. She was born on Oct. 25, 1940, in Fenwick, Mich. She was the daughter of William C. and Marjorie Grace (Frost) Loper. On Aug. 30, 1959, at Bridal Cave in Camdenton, Mo., she was married to

  • Obituaries | February 02, 2015


    Helen A. Coon, 95, of Wamego, died Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, at Wamego Health Center. Helen was born Sept. 29, 1919, near St. George to William and Mary (Putnam) Dugan. On Nov. 27, 1939, Helen married Lawrence E. Coon. He preceded her in death in 2001. Her survivors include one daughter, Donna “Jeanne”

  • Neighbors | February 02, 2015

    Cataloging memories after 31 years in KSU special collections


    After 31 years of documenting K-State history, Tony Crawford, the university’s first archivist, understandably struggles to pick a favorite era or research collection. “That’s hard when people ask me that,” he said. “I don’t think I can pinpoint one.” Crawford is officially retired

  • Court Calendar | February 02, 2015

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, February 2, 2015 9:00 –  BCF 9:00 Blair, Garett Status (14 TR 1865 DUI) BRW III 9:00 Brannon, Dawn Status ( 13 CR 324 Checks) BRW III 9:00 Campbell, Try Arr. (14 CR 665 Agg. Robbery, etc) BKD III 9:00 Dishman, Derrick Status (11 CR 564 Interference w/ LEO) KSL III 9:00 Edmond, Melissa WAIVER/PLEA (14 CR 509 Fail to Register, etc)

  • Court Calendar | February 02, 2015

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, January 26, 2015 9:00 –JWG 9:00 Armour, Robert Motion for Parole (14 TR 180 Test Refusal [2nd]) JWG III 9:00 Hamilton, Alexis Arraignment (14 CR 543 Theft) KSL III 9:00 Hardin, John SENTENCING (14 TR 1897 DUI [1st]) JWG III 9:00 Hawkins, Charlene Status (15 CR 10 Dom Batt) JJC III 9:00 Mason, Alvin SENTENCING (14 CR 318 CDP) JJC III 9:00 Silva,

  • Tennis | February 02, 2015

    Air Force beats K-State tennis

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The No. 66 Kansas State women’s tennis team looked to halt a two-match skid on Sunday, but Air Force outlasted K-State with a 4-3 win. K-State picked up the doubles point, as the No. 1 pairing of Palma Juhasz and Livia Cirnu won 6

  • Track & Field | February 02, 2015

    K-State women 4th, men 5th in New Mexico

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Facing a tough crop of Division-I competition at the New Mexico Team Invitational, the Kansas State track and field women’s team took fourth and the men finished fifth over the weekend. Among top finishers in field events, Dani Winters took second

  • February 01, 2015

    Students push keys, pedals on K-State organs


    The All Faiths Chapel Memorial Organ towers over anybody standing in front of it. David Pickering, organist and chair of the keyboard division at Kansas State University’s School of Music, said the pipes range in size from 16 feet to a small pencil. There are 2,458

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