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  • Obituaries | February 11, 2014

    ARIANNA KIM MCCONNELL

    Arianna Kim McConnell, six-week-old daughter of Alexander and Angela (Prato) McConnell, died on Saturday at Children’s Mercy Hospital. She was born on Dec. 29, 2013 at Ft. Riley. Arianna is survived by her parents, Alexander and Angela McConnell; grandparents, Adrian and Tish Alcala, Laura and Fausto

  • Obituaries | February 11, 2014

    SAM AMUNRUD

    Samuel “Sam” Mark Amunrud, 19, died Wednesday of a brain aneurysm at the University of Kansas Hospital in Kansas City, Kan. The family provided some of the following information. Sam was a patriot in the true sense of the word. Born in La Crosse on August 26, 1994,

  • Obituaries | February 11, 2014

    CONNIE S. ADOLPH

    Connie S. Adolph, 65, of Manhattan, died Sunday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Jan. 23, 1949, in Manhattan. She was the daughter of Clifford L. and Nadine L. (Lee) Barry.  Connie was

  • Obituaries | February 11, 2014

    RONALD DAVIES

    Ronald Davies, 79, of Manhattan, formerly of Wamego, died Tuesday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House. Services are pending with Stewart Funeral Home of Wamego. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later.

  • Men's Basketball | February 11, 2014

    Wildcats upset No. 7 Kansas, 85-82, in overtime

    With all the iconic imagery of players like Michael Beasley and Jacob Pullen beating Kansas in Bramlage Coliseum, it should come as no surprise that Kansas State’s freshmen had their own dreams of beating the Jayhawks at home and standing on scorer’s tables

  • Columns |Men's Basketball | February 11, 2014

    Kinder: KU’s stars no match for Cats’ bench

    Josh mug color

    Bruce Weber said it best Monday night. When asked if the Sunflower Showdown is a rivalry, the second-year Kansas State coach said, “For a day it is — we made it one for a day.” For at least a day, the coach is right after the

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | February 11, 2014

    JC police seek info on missing woman

    The Junction City Police Department is asking for help to find Amanda Clemons, 24. Clemons, a Junction City resident,  was last seen leaving the Budget Host Hotel, Room 112, 820 South Washington St., on Friday at 11:30 p.m. She was observed being placed in a silver colored

  • Men's Basketball | February 10, 2014

    K-State upsets No. 7 KU, 85-82, in OT

    It took an extra period to do it, but behind Marcus Foster, Will Spradling and a big-time lift from the bench, Kansas State upset the seventh-ranked Kansas Jayhawks, 85-82, on Monday night at Bramlage Coliseum. Foster scored 20 points and Spradling added 15 — including a clutch 3-pointer

  • Manhattan High School | February 10, 2014

    MHS boys rout Rural, 76-55

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team got its long week off to a good start with a 76-55 drubbing of Washburn Rural Monday night. Gabe Awbrey and Pierson McAtee each scored 16 points for the Indinas, with Darian Taylor adding a career-high 15 points in a game

  • Local |Government, Politics | February 10, 2014

    Snow crews keeping busy

    Riley County crews have had a busy season removing snow from roads, Riley County Public Works Director Leon Hobson said. Hobson explained the county’s process for clearing snow to the county commissioners at Monday’s meeting. “Each storm is different, so the crews have


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