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  • Obituaries | November 28, 2014

    BARBARA J. COONROD

    Barbara Jane (Stephens) Coonrod, 93, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, at Via Christi Village in Manhattan. She was born on Dec. 7, 1920, in Salina, the daughter of Charles and Mary (Southworth) Stephens.  Barbara was the youngest of 10 children.  She graduated from high school in 1938. On

  • Obituaries | November 28, 2014

    EDITH M. PICKETT

    Edith Marie Pickett, 96, of Manhattan, died Wednesday evening, Nov. 26, 2014, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. She was born on Sept. 2, 1918, in Clay Center, and was a longtime Manhattan resident. Additional obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz

  • Local |Business |Kansas State University | November 28, 2014

    Poinsettia sale benefits Kansas State Gardens

    The annual Kansas State University Gardens poinsettia sale from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, will not only brighten homes and dinner tables this holiday season, but also support student worker assistants and other operations at the gardens. The fundraising sale is organized by

  • Football | November 28, 2014

    Cats looking to get run game fixed

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    If Cody Whitehair could identify where things went wrong in the running game this season, it might surprise most. The Kansas State left tackle said things started to shift against Oklahoma this season, a game in which the Wildcats went to Norman, Okla., and came

  • Football | November 28, 2014

    Lockett wants to go out ‘with a bang’

    When Jake Waters was trying to decide between N.C. State, Penn State and Kansas State, there was one person he wanted to meet during his recruiting visit to Manhattan. The bond created that day has turned into one of the most prolific quarterback-to-receiver combinations

  • Volleyball | November 28, 2014

    Wildcats host Mountaineers on senior night

    Heading into the 2014 volleyball season Kansas State senior Chelsea Keating said this year’s senior class would be taking a different approach to leadership. “I try not to see it as my team,” Keating said during the Wildcats’ media day in August. “I think that’

  • Women's Basketball | November 28, 2014

    K-State women’s game vs. LSU cancelled

    PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico — The Kansas State women’s basketball team’s final game of the Hardwood Tournament of Hope against LSU was cancelled Thursday due to a facility conflict at the Puerto Vallarta International Convention Center. In addition to Thursday’s cancellation, the Wildcats’ game

  • Local | November 27, 2014

    NTSB: Bramlage had little experience with plane

    A Junction City businessman’s inexperience with the plane he was flying might have been a contributing factor in the crash that killed him and his five family members, according to a National Transportation Safety Board report. Ronald Bramlage, 45, and his family were returning to

  • Local |Business | November 27, 2014

    Volunteers prep dinner for 500-plus

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    Manhattan’s Old Chicago general manager Mike Rice was hard at work in the kitchen by 8 a.m. Thursday morning. He got there two hours earlier. When your restaurant is hosting a free community Thanksgiving dinner planned to feed more than 500 people later in the

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | November 27, 2014

    Soldier’s bond set at $5M

    A Fort Riley soldier is facing a $5 million bond after being arrested by the Junction City Police Department in connection with distributing child pornography. Staff Sgt. James G. Henning, 40, Junction City, faces charges of sexual exploitation of a child, rape and aggravated sodomy. Henning made


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