SHARING A PINT

Sharingapint

Sarah Wolfe, a K-State senior majoring in life sciences, donates blood at the K-State Student Union on Tuesday morning. The drive continues Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.



  • Cats hit the road to face Nebraska

    After its conference-opening weekend, the Kansas State baseball team travels north to Lincoln, Nebraska, to meet former Big 12 rival Nebraska Tuesday night at Hawks Field at Haymarket Park.

  • Wesemann to compete in 3-point championship

    Kansas State’s Kindred Wesemann has accepted an invitation to compete in the 29th-annual State Farm College Slam Dunk and 3-Point Championships in Phoenix on Thursday.

  • Frankie and Johnny: Who did who wrong?

    At this moment, Frank Martin is the king of the world.

  • Texas sweeps K-State in weekend series

    Sunday afternoon’s series finale between Kansas State and Texas saw three lead changes, but a seventh-inning home run by Kody Clemens gave the Longhorns a 6-5 victory and a series sweep at UFCU Disch-Falk Field.


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    Sarah Wolfe, a K-State senior majoring in life sciences, donates blood at the K-State Student Union on Tuesday morning. The drive continues Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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    Baristas serve a line of customers at Bluestem Bistro. The restaurant reopened Saturday after being closed for a few days for renovations, including a new bar area, revamped menu and painted walls

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  • Wamego baseball opens season with 13-3 win over Royal Valley

    Wamego head baseball coach Jerry Johnson got a pleasant surprise on Tuesday.

  • Group to mull mascot change

    A Manhattan High School mascot committee will have a fifth item to consider when it begins meeting: whether the school board should remove the Indian mascot.

  • Seven area basketball players named all-state

    Staff reports Four area boys basketball and three girls players and were among the best of the best, according to the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association.

State & Region

  • Lawmakers in Republican-led Kansas vote to expand Medicaid

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas' Republican-controlled Legislature approved an expansion Tuesday of state health coverage to thousands of poor adults under former President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, days after the collapse of GOP leaders' repeal effort in Washington.

  • The Latest: Kansas Senate advances Medicaid expansion bill

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on the debate in Kansas over expanding its Medicaid program (all times local):

  • GOP failure in Congress boosts Medicaid effort in Kansas

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Legislators and advocates in Kansas pushing to expand the state's health coverage for the poor to thousands of adults are buoyed by the failure of Republicans in Washington to repeal former President Barack Obama's signature health care law.

  • Kansas man donates 32 gallons of blood over 64 years

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — An 87-year-old Kansas man who has donated 32 gallons of blood over more than six decades credits his father for his award-winning generosity.

  • Officials say Kansas blaze caused $23M to $25M in damage

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Officials in a Kansas City suburb where a fire destroyed a multimillion-dollar apartment building under construction and spread to about two dozen homes estimate the blaze caused between $23 million and $25 million in damage.





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