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  • Obituaries | March 26, 2014


    Eva Agnes Cote, 91, of Concordia, died Tuesday at Cloud County Health Center in Concordia. She was born on Nov. 3, 1922 in Vermillion, S.D. to Joseph and Clarine (LaBarge) Hubert. Eva married Paul Eugene Cote on Feb. 2, 1943 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Aurora. She

  • Obituaries | March 26, 2014


    Bonnie L. Carlton, age 83, of Manhattan, died March 24, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was born Feb. 4, 1931, in Salt Lake City, Utah, the daughter of Victor R. and Virginia M. (Bell) Lewis. Bonnie has been a Manhattan resident since 1964, and her childhood

  • Obituaries | March 26, 2014


    Werner Carl Wilheim “Herb” Herbertz, 82, of Manhattan, died Saturday at Good Shepherd Hospice House.  He was retired after 26 years from the U.S. Army as a Master Sgt. and owner of the Veterans Painting Service for 15 years.  He was noted for his elaborate

  • Women's Basketball | March 26, 2014

    Mittie: Lehning won’t be joining staff

    Mittie jacket.phatch

    Leti Romero and Kindred Wesemann came to Kansas State because of the bond the two created with the coaching staff, especially former point guard Shalee Lehning, whose name hangs from the rafters of Bramlage Coliseum. Now, the soon-to-be sophomore guards are moving on in their

  • Women's Basketball | March 26, 2014

    KSU signees adjust to coaching change

    Mittie overall.phatch

    New Kansas State women’s basketball coach Jeff Mittie already has a pretty good idea what kind of team he’s inherited after just a week on the job. But Mittie is also already hard at work building for the extended future, which in part

  • Women's Basketball | March 26, 2014

    Mittie outlines his recruiting philosophy

    Mittie fans.phatch

    Jeff Mittie said Tuesday he’s already been on the road recruiting, presumably for one scholarship spot that’s currently available for the upcoming season, unless of course another spot is freed up in the near future. Kansas State’s new women’s basketball coach

  • Local |Kansas State University | March 25, 2014

    K-State vet dean to retire in 2015

    Ralph Richardson announced his plans Tuesday to step down as dean of the Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine no later than July 2015. Richardson became the college’s 11th dean in summer 1998 after serving as the head of the clinical sciences department at Purdue

  • Local |Business | March 25, 2014

    Wilson: RCPD singled me out


    A longtime Aggieville bar owner told the law board Monday he has been harassed by the Riley County Police Department since the board’s March 17 meeting. Rusty Wilson, owner of Kite’s Bar and Grill and Rusty’s, accused the RCPD of selective enforcement aimed

  • Local |Government, Politics | March 25, 2014

    List of eco devo director candidates pared to 10

    WESTMORELAND — The list of candidates for the executive director’s position of the Pottawatomie County Economic Development Corporation has been pared to 10. Bob Cole, current PCEDC director, told county commissioners Monday the search process for his replacement is progressing on schedule, with a goal of

  • Columns | March 25, 2014

    An evening conversation: snow job

    Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    So how are you liking spring so far? Still rummaging through the closet for those scarves and parkas you put away? Look, I’m trying to have a laugh with this, but… Doggone it, if I’d wanted to freeze non-stop, I’d have taken

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