Saturday, August 29, 2015


  • Women's Basketball | March 26, 2014

    Mittie outlines his recruiting philosophy

    Mittie fans.phatch

    Jeff Mittie said Tuesday he’s already been on the road recruiting, presumably for one scholarship spot that’s currently available for the upcoming season, unless of course another spot is freed up in the near future. Kansas State’s new women’s basketball coach

  • Local |Kansas State University | March 25, 2014

    K-State vet dean to retire in 2015

    Ralph Richardson announced his plans Tuesday to step down as dean of the Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine no later than July 2015. Richardson became the college’s 11th dean in summer 1998 after serving as the head of the clinical sciences department at Purdue

  • Local |Business | March 25, 2014

    Wilson: RCPD singled me out


    A longtime Aggieville bar owner told the law board Monday he has been harassed by the Riley County Police Department since the board’s March 17 meeting. Rusty Wilson, owner of Kite’s Bar and Grill and Rusty’s, accused the RCPD of selective enforcement aimed

  • Local |Government, Politics | March 25, 2014

    List of eco devo director candidates pared to 10

    WESTMORELAND — The list of candidates for the executive director’s position of the Pottawatomie County Economic Development Corporation has been pared to 10. Bob Cole, current PCEDC director, told county commissioners Monday the search process for his replacement is progressing on schedule, with a goal of

  • Columns | March 25, 2014

    An evening conversation: snow job

    Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    So how are you liking spring so far? Still rummaging through the closet for those scarves and parkas you put away? Look, I’m trying to have a laugh with this, but… Doggone it, if I’d wanted to freeze non-stop, I’d have taken

  • Local |Government, Politics | March 25, 2014

    RCPD budget up by nearly $1 million for 2015

    The law board unanimously approved publication of the 2015 Riley County Police Department budget during its meeting Monday. A public hearing will be held at a later meeting before the final approval. The 2015 proposed budget is $19.383 million, an increase of $969,500 from the 2014 approved budget. A carryover

  • Editorials | March 25, 2014

    Compact wouldn’t help Kansas

    Though some Kansas House members are content to embarrass the president, many of the 74 who voted for a bill that would permit Kansas to join a compact of states seeking to exempt themselves from Obamacare actually believe it would leave Kansas — and Kansans — better off.

  • Movies | March 25, 2014

    Latest Muppet movie misses magic of the others


    Without context the eighth feature film of the Muppets franchise might sound like a greatest hits album. “The Muppets Most Wanted” is in fact a sequel to 2011’s “The Muppets” and picks up right where that previous flick left off with the reunited muppets wondering

  • March 25, 2014

    Aziz Ansari to perform at Bramlage in April


    Actor and comedian Aziz Ansari will bring his stand-up show “Aziz Ansari — Modern Romance” to K-State in April, the Union Program Council announced Monday. The performance will be at 8 p.m. April 23 in Bramlage Coliseum. The comedian recently debuted his third hour-long stand-up special “Buried

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | March 25, 2014

    2 dead following tower collapse


    BLAINE — A pair of communications towers fell Tuesday morning in rural Pottawatomie County, killing two people. Pottawatomie County Emergency Management Director Chris Trudo confirmed at around noon that one person was dead another person had been transported to Onaga Community Hospital in serious condition following

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