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  • Football | November 11, 2014

    KSU lands 3-star LB

    The Kansas State football program picked up a significant verbal commitment on Monday when three-star linebacker Mohamed Barry announced his intention to sign with the Wildcats via Twitter, de-committing from Wisconsin. Barry, who visited Manhattan two weeks ago during the Wildcats’ 48-14 victory over Oklahoma

  • Local |Kansas State University | November 10, 2014

    K-State set to help feed the world

    Can a wasp feed the world? It can help. If its larvae are nurtured near millet fields where a devastating moth steals harvests from the field, they can grow to become predators that destroy the pests and save a crop. And that just might put

  • Neighbors | November 10, 2014

    Preparation boosts motorcycle racer

    Neighbor.phatch

    Motorcycle racer Drew Jankord always tries his best to be prepared for a day on the track. It’s preparedness, Jankord said, that has helped him win motorcycle races this past year — some big races. Jankord, 26, won five national championships at the Daytona 200 at the

  • Local |Government & Politics | November 10, 2014

    County: Many who voted weren’t registered

    Three hundred thirty-one ballots cast in the Nov. 4 elections were not valid, said Riley County clerk Rich Vargo. A total of 15, 935 ballots were cast in the county, including 770 provisional ballots, according to the county’s 2014 General Election Canvass Report, released Monday. Provisional ballots are given

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | November 10, 2014

    Ogden man found dead

    Riley County police found a man deceased at 4:44 p.m. on Saturday after they conducted a welfare check in Ogden. Michael Hentges, 27, of Ogden, was found dead with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to a police report.

  • Manhattan High School | November 10, 2014

    Indians land five on all-Centennial volleyball teams

    The Manhattan High volleyball team, which finished one match short of a state berth in Class 6A, put five girls on the all-Centennial volleyball teams released by league coaches over the weekend. The group was led by senior middle Kelsey Schroll, who was the only

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | November 10, 2014

    Man shot during attempted robbery

    A 19-year-old Manhattan man was shot in the face during a robbery attempt late Friday night, Riley County police said Monday. Dispatchers received a call at 11:55 p.m. reporting that a victim had arrived in the Mercy Regional Health Center emergency room with a gunshot

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | November 10, 2014

    Man pleads not guilty to vehicle thefts

    A Westmoreland man suspected of stealing and attempting to steal vehicles in a May drunken driving and crash incident pleaded not guilty to his charges Monday. Nathan Woodyard, 38, pleaded not guilty to attempted robbery, DUI, interference with law enforcement, failure to stop at an accident

  • Arts & Leisure | November 10, 2014

    Shakespeare production is great; more need to attend

    Ben.nyberg

    The Manhattan Arts Center Theatre Company’s production of Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing” opened a two-week run this past Friday evening in MAC’s Grosh Performance Hall. Final evening shows this Friday and Saturday with a closing matinee Sunday. I dislike having to

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | November 10, 2014

    Officials ID boat victim

    Authorities have released the name of a man involved in a boat wreck over the weekend at Tuttle Creek Lake. Clark Linders, 3630 Marlatt Ave., was transported to Mercy Regional Health Center Saturday after he wrecked his airboat on the lake and was thrown into the


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