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  • Manhattan High School | December 01, 2014

    MHS’ Allen named coach of the year

    Manhattan tennis coach Joyce Allen was named the Class 6A girls’ tennis coach of the year Monday morning. In the final season of a 25-year coaching career, Allen took both of her singles players to state this season, with Cathy Lei taking eighth place and

  • Men's Basketball | December 01, 2014

    Jellison: Wildcats still have a lot to learn

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    When the Kansas State men’s basketball team left for its first road game of the season, the Wildcats knew the challenge in front of them. K-State played four games in six days — three at the Maui Invitational — and went 1-3, playing well in two

  • Volleyball | December 01, 2014

    K-State volleyball dancing in Lincoln

    After about 35 anxious minutes, the Kansas State volleyball team, along with family and friends of the program, erupted in celebration as the Wildcats (22-8) learned their NCAA tournament destination Sunday night. The group of about 100, gathered at the Colbert Hills Golf Club in Manhattan, cheered

  • Women's Basketball | December 01, 2014

    Ostermann doing his part to fight prostate cancer

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    It’s now December and Brian Ostermann isn’t sure if he’ll keep his goatee a while longer or not. But one thing the Kansas State women’s basketball associate head coach does know is why he grew it in the first place — to

  • Football | December 01, 2014

    Nelson catches TD in win over Patriots

    Jordy Nelson helped the Green Bay Packers secure a 26-21 win over the New England Patriots on Sunday with a big catch in the second quarter. The cover boy of Sports Illustrated hauled in a 45-yard touchdown pass with 14 seconds left in the first half

  • Football | December 01, 2014

    McCrane named Big 12 Player of the Week

    Kansas State redshirt-freshman kicker Matthew McCrane has been named the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week, following the Wildcats’ 51-13 victory over Kansas, the conference office announced today. The honor is the first in McCrane’s career and the sixth for the Wildcats this

  • December 01, 2014

    Big 12 to cover full cost of attendance

    The Big 12 Conference Board of Directors announced a series of measures today it hopes will further ensure the success of its student-athletes on the field, in the classroom, and in life. Enacted to address the modern day challenges of being a student-athlete, these reforms are

  • Local | November 30, 2014

    State’s tallest Christmas tree illuminates Blue Earth Plaza

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    Hundreds of people traveled to “Whoville” on Friday night to witness the lighting of the state’s tallest Christmas tree. The 65-foot-tall manufactured tree served as the Blue Earth Plaza centerpiece for the second annual Festival of Lights ceremony. After Santa Claus arrived as the

  • I Wonder |Local |Kansas State University | November 30, 2014

    Where do students go at halftime?

    Q: I have season tickets to the K-State football games and sit on the west side. I have noticed that every game a large number of premium student seats on the east side goes unused during the second half. Where do these students go, and

  • Arts & Leisure | November 30, 2014

    Father, daughter who share love of art featured at MAC’s Wrap it Up

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    Growing up, Rachel Fontenot always had access to art supplies. “I was exposed to a lot of stuff,” she said. “We always had some tool.” The early exposure to art came mostly from her father and elementary school art teacher, Ralph Fontenot, who teaches at


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