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The view of the 2014 Fake Patty’s Day crowd from the former Varney’s Bookstore. Police believe the drinking festival will continue to grow.



  • Cats hold on to beat No. 16 Oklahoma

    An early lead turned into the Kansas State women’s basketball team’s 20th win this season as it took down No.

  • K-State fighting for postseason

    In the moments following Kansas State’s last-second win at Texas on Saturday, senior Wesley Iwundu sent out a tweet.


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    Books are sorted into categories and stored in the basement of the library in preparation for Manhattan Public Library’s annual book sale, which begins on Friday. Friends of the Library sort the books throughout the year as donations come in. Last year’s sale raised more than $10,000 for the library.

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  • Veto a setback for Kansas

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  • Veto protects workers, families

    Sam Brownback Governor of Kansas Since the pioneers moved westward across the country and settled this fertile ground, our state has always held a promise for those who came here — that through dedication and hard work your standing in life can improve.

  • Skepticism about savings justified

    Kansas legislators’ caution Monday was well placed with regard to proposals from the governor’s office regarding the consolidation of all school districts’ employee health plans and centralizing school district purchasing statewide.

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  • No. 3 Kansas routs TCU 87-68 to clinch share of Big 12 title

    LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Frank Mason III scored 20 points, Carlton Bragg provided a big lift off the bench and No. 3 Kansas pulled away in the second half to beat TCU 87-68 on Wednesday night and clinch a share of its 13th consecutive Big 12 championship.

  • Kansas lawmakers scramble for budget fix after tax hike veto

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators pushing to roll back Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's signature income tax cuts scrambled Wednesday to find a new plan to fix the state's dire budget problems after he vetoed their bill.

  • Mexican woman tied to Kansas gun killing deported

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Mexican woman who tried to hide a gun her boyfriend used to fatally shoot a Kansas teenager has been deported, the government said Wednesday.

  • 2 men sentenced for hate crime attack against Somalis

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Two southwest Kansas men were punished Wednesday for their roles in a hate crime attack on three Somali that a federal judge said flies in the face of everything cherished in this country.

  • The Latest: Kansas governor keeps promise to veto tax hike

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on the debate in Kansas over raising income taxes to balance the state budget (all times local):





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