Carol D. Dettmer, 84, of Waterville, died on Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, at Blue Valley Senior Living in Blue Rapids. Survivors include her three daughters, Nancy Shields and husband Mike of Omaha, Neb., Amy Bishop and husband Rick of Blue Rapids, and Tammy Underwood and husband Tim of
John William Machin III, 74, of Riley, died Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015, at his residence. Additional obituary and service information will be announced later by the funeral home.
Deidra Rochelle Edwards, 58, died Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015. She was born Oct. 6, 1956, in Concordia to Melvin and Florene (Kopsa) Blecha. She graduated from Mankato High School in 1974. She is survived by daughter Danielle (Michael Pagels), Manhattan; sister Darci (Reed) Campbell, El Dorado; brother Delton (Dana) Blecha, Salina;
Leland W. Elliott, 82, of Manhattan, died Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on Sept. 26, 1932, in rural Hallowell. He was the son of Ernest and Maxine (Bramlette) Elliott. He grew up
To say the Kansas State women have struggled at the free-throw line this season would be an understatement. Only one team in the all of Division-I basketball has been worse at the stripe than the Wildcats. But not Sunday. Not when it counted the most.
After a topsy-turvy experience in the non-conference schedule, suddenly everything seems to be taking shape for the Kansas State men’s basketball team. The Wildcats have gone from starting 7-6 in the first two months, to winning two of their first three Big 12 games, including
Kansas State had a rough go of it Sunday for much of the Wildcats’ come-from-behind 58-52 victory over the rival Jayhawks at Bramlage Coliseum. But Shaelyn Martin found a way to do all the little things to keep the Wildcats in the game — finishing with
Sen. Jerry Moran said Friday the final $300 million in federal money for the planned National Bio- and Agro-Defense facility is included in a House appropriations bill. “As a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, I am committed to making certain NBAF remains a top priority,”
Before sets appear on the stage, sometimes people behind the scenes have to be willing to get a little messy creating them. Kathy Voecks, resident scenic designer at Kansas State University, guided a group of the willing Saturday during a scenic art workshop in collaboration
WASHINGTON — Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts officially has taken the helm of the Senate’s agriculture committee, promising an “aggressive schedule” of hearings focused on everything from farm programs and school meals to oversight of the Environmental Protection Agency. Roberts’ likely ascension to the chairmanship — his
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