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  • Letters | December 08, 2014

    City Commission traditions deserve members’ respect

    To the Editor: The Sunday editorial on the City Commission urged a focus on policies rather than on personalities. That seems appropriate, but so are policies and practices of fairness. Such a respect for traditions of fairness tends to reinforce collegiality in the face of

  • Arts & Leisure | December 08, 2014

    WinterDance delights, despite a couple of hiccups

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    There may have been a rough moment or two during last week’s WinterDance. This annual performance by K-State’s Dance program on the thrust stage in Chapman (nee Nichols) Theater is always a high point in the local cultural calendar. But the dancers are

  • Letters | December 08, 2014

    Transparency essential if county wants voters’ trust

    To the Editor: As the Board of County Commissioners for Riley County continues to discuss the possibility of creating a public building commission, the more the public should be provided facts and figures on previous building purchases and building projects under County Commission control. A

  • Obituaries | December 08, 2014

    DELBERT J. GAREIS

    Delbert J. Gareis, 82, Flush, died Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, in Topeka. Delbert was born Aug. 13, 1932, near Flush, the son of John E. and Hilda M. (Umscheid)  Gar-eis. His family provided some of the following information. He attended grade school and high school at Flush, graduating in 1950.

  • Obituaries | December 08, 2014

    DELBERT J. GAREIS

    Delbert J. Gareis, 82, Flush, died Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, in Topeka. Delbert was born Aug. 13, 1932, near Flush, the son of John E. and Hilda M. (Umscheid)  Gar-eis. His family provided some of the following information. He attended grade school and high school at Flush, graduating in 1950.

  • Obituaries | December 08, 2014

    BOB J. CLARK

    Bob J. Clark, 85, died Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, at the Logan County Manor, Oakley. He was born June 5, 1929, in Lincoln County to Chester D. and Anna M. (Lewis) Clark. Bob married Edith L. Suter on May 25, 1952, in Manhattan. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran of

  • Local |Kansas State University |Football | December 08, 2014

    K-State to play UCLA in Alamo Bowl

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    Not two hours had passed since accepting the bowl invitation and Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder seemed as if he already had a rough scouting report for the Wildcats’ next opponent — UCLA—- in the Alamo Bowl on Friday, Jan. 2 in San Antonio, Texas. “

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | December 07, 2014

    Law enforcement agencies weigh use of asset seizure resources

    The use of non-government regulated intelligence networks among law enforcement officers has prompted the Riley County Police Department to begin drafting a policy to distinguish legitimate sites from their counterparts. The RCPD is concerned with sites like the Black Asphalt Electronic Networking and Notification System

  • Local |Business | December 07, 2014

    Church sells 12,000 cookies at Carousel

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    Santa isn’t the only one enjoying his cookies this year. More than 250 families donated cookies to the 24th annual Christmas Cookie Carousel Saturday morning at St. Thomas More Catholic Church. The St. Thomas More Ladies, a church group, use this holiday event to raise

  • Local |Business |Government & Politics | December 07, 2014

    Redevelopment project reaches financial halfway point

    City officials had discussed downtown redevelopment prior to the new millennium, but 2005 was when the city established a taxing district for the project. The journey took the city through $200 million of work, failed business opportunities and legal battles over the use of eminent domain to


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