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  • Obituaries | January 28, 2015


    Bill Faith, 91, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. Born on March 22, 1923, he was a longtime Manhattan resident where he was the founder of Faith Furniture which has remained a family owned and operated business for generations. Additional obituary

  • Obituaries | January 28, 2015


    Grant Eric Hepner, 38, of Manhattan, died Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, at the Via-Christi-St. Francis Hospital in Wichita as the result of an accidental gunshot wound to his abdomen. He was born Jan. 14, 1977, in Manhattan. He was the son of Terry E. and Christine E. (Reid-Selth) Hepner. Grant

  • Movies | January 28, 2015

    Paddington Bear finally brought to big screen


    It took seven years to bring Paddington Bear, the marmalade loving children’s book character from darkest Peru, to the big screen. “Paddington” stars Hugh Bonneville and Sally Hawkins as Henry and Mary Brown. The risk-averse Henry Brown and the compassionate Mary are on opposite

  • Men's Basketball | January 28, 2015

    WVU defense stifles Cats

    Wes pressure.phatch

    Marcus Foster wasn’t sharp, Nino Williams got hurt early, Kansas State couldn’t make free throws and West Virginia’s defensive pressure was relentless. The 17th-ranked Mountaineers played 40 minutes of full-court pressure defense and forced the Wildcats into 25 turnovers on the way to a 65

  • Men's Basketball | January 28, 2015

    Harris plays big minutes in Nino’s absence

    Kansas State freshman Malek Harris said earlier this season he’d always been aware of Nino Williams’ on-again, off-again knee problems. But going into Tuesday night’s game against No. 17 West Virginia, Williams had been on fire — scoring a combined 60 points in the last three

  • Manhattan High School | January 27, 2015

    MHS girls win home bowling quad


    Competing at home for the first time all season, the Manhattan High bowling teams took to the hardwood at Little Apple Lanes on Monday afternoon, hosting Shawnee Heights, Emporia and Junction City. The girls’ squad had a solid day, utilizing depth and a couple of

  • Obituaries | January 27, 2015


    Jerry Lee Carroll, 74, of Junction City, died Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. A funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, at the First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Laurie

  • Local |Business |Kansas State University | January 27, 2015

    ‘We have to feed 9.5 billion by 2050’


    The world will need to produce more food in the next 35 years than it has in its entire history, said a global food expert who spoke at K-State on Monday. A packed McCain Auditorium audience listened to Robert Fraley, the executive vice president and chief

  • Obituaries | January 27, 2015


    John Raymond Brumbaugh, 62, of Junction City, died Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Geary Community Hospital. The family provided some of the following information. The beloved son and brother went home to be with his Lord and Savior, the family said.  John was born July 10, 1952, at Indianapolis,

  • Local |Fort Riley | January 27, 2015

    Local leaders prepare for meeting with Army

    Community leaders are preparing in force for a meeting next month to talk about Fort Riley ahead of a potential troop reduction at the military installation. John Armbrust, the executive director of the Governor’s Military Council, talked about strategies at a Monday intergovernmental luncheon

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