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  • Obituaries | December 28, 2014

    ANN LEWIS MCDONALD

    Ann Lewis (Gudgel) McDonald, 77, of Manhattan, died Dec. 27, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born Dec. 23, 1937, to Christine Buford Gudgel and Clay William Gudgel in Louisville, Ky. Ann graduated from Bosse High School

  • Obituaries | December 28, 2014

    PAUL EHM

    Services for Paul E. Ehm, who died Dec. 21, will be 10 a.m., Monday, Dec. 29, at the Seven Dolors Catholic Church in Manhattan. Burial will follow at St. Patrick’s Catholic Cemetery, Manhattan. Visitation will be 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. with the family receiving friend

  • Obituaries | December 28, 2014

    MICHAEL BURDETT

    Michael (Mike) W. Burdett, 51 died Friday, Dec. 19, 2014 at his home. The family provided some of the following information. They said he died peacefully and went to meet the Lord upon his death. He was born Sept. 18, 1963, in Salina. He grew up in the Manhattan and

  • Local |Education | December 28, 2014

    Bethel College announces fall 2014 honor roll

    NORTH NEWTON. - Bethel College associate registrar Kay Schmidt announced the names of Bethel College students whose fall 2014 semester grades have earned academic distinction. Students are eligible for semester honors provided they complete a minimum of 12 letter-graded hours and do not have an I (Incomplete),

  • Local |Education | December 28, 2014

    Wamego native makes honor roll

    LIBERTY, Mo. - Lane Thomas Eichman of Wamego was named to the dean’s list at William Jewell College for the 2014 fall semester. Eichman was a senior accounting and psychology major during the fall semester at Jewell, located in Liberty, Mo. To qualify for the

  • Obituaries | December 28, 2014

    BARBARA FOSTER

    Barbara Foster, 75, of St. George, died Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, at the Stormont-Vail Health Care in Topeka. She was born July 1, 1939 in Wichita. Complete obituary information will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, KS 66502.

  • Columns | December 28, 2014

    Putin focuses on rebuilding Russia’s economy

    Apart from remarks about his love live (he says it is fine), Russian President Vladimir Putin in his end-of-the-year press conference focused on the economic problems plaguing his country. He partly blamed Western sanctions, but he faced Russia’s real problems — its dependence on oil

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency |Business | December 26, 2014

    Vehicle crashes through wall, damages 2 stores

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    A Marysville man crashed his car through a wall on Friday morning causing damage to two stores according to the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Jason Lee Butler, 36, in connection with the incident, according to a press release from Pottawatomie County

  • Local |Business | December 26, 2014

    Pump relief: Gas drops below $2 per gallon in Manhattan

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    Gasoline prices in Manhattan on Friday dropped below $2 per gallon for unleaded fuel. “I’m sure it will create some excitement in town,” Hy-Vee store director Chad Thacker said. Gas prices at Short Stop, Kwik Shop, Dillions and Hy-Vee were $1.99 for unleaded. Mid-grade fuel was

  • Local |Business | December 26, 2014

    Tower project part of climate change study

    A tower at near Manhattan will be used in a 30-year-long project with the National Science Foundation. The 26-foot permanent tower at the Konza Prairie Biological Station in the spring will begin collecting data for the climate research project. The $430-million project with the National


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