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  • K-State golfers set for a busy summer

    Highlighted by a tournament victory by sophomore-to-be Trent Evans, K-State men’s golfers have started off the summer on the right foot in various tournaments across the nation. Evans captured the Inaugural Konza Prairie Amateur Championship last weekend at Colbert .

  • 3 Indians named All-League

    The Manhattan High softball team finished with three players on the all-Centennial League softball teams. Outfielder Savannah Thaemert made the league’s first team, while infielders Lindsey Hageman and Kenzie Smith both made the second team. Manhattan finished its season .

  • Lehning, Coffman and Harrison to be inducted into Kansas Sports Hall of Fame

    Former Kansas State standouts Shalee Lehning (women’s basketball), Paul Coffman (football) and Kenny Harrison (track and field) have been selected for enshrinement into the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame. The 2015 class will be inducted in ceremonies on Oct. 4 at .

  • Rock Creek baseball wins first-ever state title

    TOPEKA — The Rock Creek baseball team won its first state title in baseball with its Class 4A-Division II championship Monday afternoon at Hummer Sports Park. The Mustangs beat Concordia in the title game, 2-0. The Mustangs got only five hits .

  • Program to offer free bikes

    Manhattan is set to roll out a bike share program later this summer, but unlike the fee-based systems found in cities like New York and Chicago, the bikes will be free to use on the “honor system.” Gina Scroggs, executive .

  • Recent rains bring down wall, force family from home

    The heavy May rainfall has forced a Manhattan couple out of their home. Bobb and Pam Stokes’ home at 615 Ratone Lane has been deemed uninhabitable by the city after one of the retaining walls around the house collapsed around 1 p..

  • Airport agreement on tap

    The Manhattan City Commission will consider on Tuesday an agreement with a design-build team to start developing a facility to serve private planes at Manhattan Regional Airport. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. at City Hall. The team of Schultz .

  • Perfect brew one of job’s perks for Wamego coffee shop owner Neighbor.phatch

    Jim Hovind responded to a “strange” call in the early 1980s that ignited a lifelong passion. Hovind was a 19-year-old handyman in the San Francisco Bay area, where he’d moved after growing up in Kansas City. One day someone .

  • City to consider Dunkin’ Donuts location Tuesday

    Dunkin’ Donuts finally has a potential location, but first it needs city approval. The Manhattan City Commission meeting on Tuesday will include a first reading of an ordinance amending the Abbott’s Landing Shopping Center commercial planned unit development near .

  • Mustangs lose in title game, 2-1 Sad12.phatch

    TOPEKA — Rock Creek knows what it’s like to finish as runner-up at state softball. The tears and disappointment following the game, mixed with pride for a great season make for a roller coaster of emotions, especially for seniors who .

  • Rock Creek baseball wins semi, 1-0 Rc2.phatch

    TOPEKA — Sometimes, even baseball can be a game of inches. On Monday, Baxter Springs pitcher Kaid Karnes just barely hit Rock Creek’s Shilo Schaake’s toe to open the bottom of the sixth. One batter later, his throw to .

  • Rock Creek wins two on Sunday

    TOPEKA — For 13 innings Sunday afternoon at Hummer Sports Complex, the Rock Creek softball team was calm, in control and cruising on its way toward the Class 4A Division II state championship game. Rock Creek — the No. 6 seed in the tournament — .


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