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  • Editorials | October 28, 2013

    Driving while female can be risky

    Eventually, it won’t be international news when women in Saudi Arabia dare to get behind the wheel. One day Saudi women who want to might even be able move around in public with their faces uncovered without fear of being stoned. Saturday was a

  • Letters | October 28, 2013

    ‘Now is the time to clean house — the White House’

    To the Editor: Enough is enough! I don’t know about you, but I have had my fill of President Barack Obama and this administration — like the entire White House. Their deeds disgust me. They constantly lie, won’t obey the laws of our country

  • Movies | October 28, 2013

    If ‘The Fifth Estate’ has an agenda, it fails to deliver it

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    In “The Fifth Estate,” Benedict Cumberbatch portrays WikiLeaks’ controversial founder and central personality Julian Assange. The screenplay is an adaptation of two books, one written by the other central character in the film Daniel Domscheit-Berg (Daniel Brühl). Because of this perspective, much of the

  • Neighbors | October 28, 2013

    Local cook and his family like to mix it up, on and off the job

    Frank1.phatch

    Whether they know him or not, Manhattanites probably have seen the face of Frank Willis. Willis’ face, complemented by his distinctive afro and beard, was featured on stickers and T-shirts for Bluestem Bistro a few years ago — since he used to co-own the place. But

  • Men's Basketball | October 28, 2013

    Southwell ready to lead Wildcats

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    Two years ago, it would have been hard to imagine Shane Southwell would ever emerge as anything other than a role player for the Kansas State men’s basketball team. He finished his sophomore season averaging just 3.2 points a game, and was making just 24 percent

  • Football | October 28, 2013

    Zimmerman a Thorpe Award semifinalist

    Kansas State senior safety Ty Zimmerman is one of 15 semifinalists for the Jim Thorpe Award as the nation’s top defensive back, the Jim Thorpe Association announced Monday. A product of Junction City, Zimmerman is the fifth player from K-State to be named a semifinalist

  • Football | October 28, 2013

    Nelson big again in Packers win

    Former Riley County standout Jordy Nelson had another big day for the Green Bay Packers on Sunday night, catching two touchdown passes in a 44-31 win over the Minnesota Vikings. The former All-America Kansas State receiver caught seven passes for 123 yards, adding to his strong

  • Area Schools | October 28, 2013

    MCC volleyball wins two

    The Manhattan Christian College volleyball team came away with a pair of victories over the weekend to win the Midwest Christian College tournament in Belton, Mo. MCC defeated Calvary Bible College 25-10, 25-14, 25-20 and then handled Ozark Christian College 25-23, 25-20, 23-25, 25-23 All-Conference

  • Football | October 28, 2013

    Texas Tech game set for 11 a.m. on ABC

    Kansas State’s football game at Texas Tech on November 9 will begin at 11 am and televised on ABC. The Wildcats’ home game this Saturday with Iowa State will kick off at 2:30 p.m.

  • General Activities | October 28, 2013

    FHSC Earthquakes take first

    The Flint Hills Soccer Club (FHSC) Earthquakes won the 13-and-under division of the Governor’s Cup this past weekend in Topeka. The Earthquakes went 3-0 in pool play by defeating the Sporting Kaw Valley United Arsenal 2-0, the Wichita Rojos 2-1 and the Topeka Select


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