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  • Women's Basketball | November 19, 2014

    Wildcats outpunch Kangaroos

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    It took the Kansas State women’s basketball team just over five minutes to hit its first field goal, but once the Wildcats got going they didn’t let up, dispatching UMKC in a 65-36 win Tuesday night at Bramlage Coliseum. “Our group continued to

  • Football | November 19, 2014

    Truman named semifinalist for Burlsworth Award

    Kansas State linebacker Jonathan Truman is one of 10 semifinalists for the Burlsworth Award, which honors the most outstanding football player that began his career as a walk-on, the award’s committee announced Tuesday. Truman, the lone semifinalist from the Big 12, is the third Wildcat in

  • Football | November 19, 2014

    Sunflower Showdown set for 3 p.m.

    The Big 12 and Fox Sports announced this week that K-State’s Nov. 29 home game with rival Kansas will be played at 3 p.m. and be televised nationally on Fox Sports 1. It will mark the second straight season that the Sunflower Showdown has been televised on

  • Local |Education | November 18, 2014

    MATC leader to step down

    Rob Edleston on Tuesday announced his retirement as president of Manhattan Area Technical College. Edleston, who has held the office for more than a decade, said he plans to retire July 1. The MATC campus is in the midst of a multi-year master plan that includes $81

  • Local |Kansas State University |Agriculture | November 18, 2014

    K-State aims for more food with $50M grant

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    Kansas State University graduate and post-doctoral students have been working to find ways to make more food for a growing population with fewer resources and with the environment in mind. Their efforts reflect the research that will be done in a new Feed the Future

  • Local |Kansas State University |Arts & Leisure | November 18, 2014

    Concert to include music from ‘Hansel and Gretel’

    The Kansas State University Orchestra will present its third concert of the season at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 9, in McCain Auditorium. Admission is free. David Littrell, university distinguished professor of music and orchestra conductor, said the concert will be packed with beloved compositions that will

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency |Business | November 18, 2014

    Reserve spending approved for new tech

    The Riley County Police Department will use emergency reserve funds early next year to cover unexpected computer upgrades. On Monday, the Riley County Law Enforcement Agency Board approved 4-0 reserve fund spending up to $150,000. RCPD Director Brad Schoen said the upgrades are necessary because Microsoft

  • Arts & Leisure | November 18, 2014

    Evans, Rhett, Niemann added to 2015 Stampede lineup

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    Country music starts Sara Evans, Jerrod Niemann and Thomas Rhett are joining the lineup for Kicker Country Stampede 2015, officials announced Monday. They join previously announced performers Blake Shelton, who serves as a judge on NBC’s “The Voice,” and duo Florida Georgia Line. Singer and

  • Local |Education | November 18, 2014

    Board to consider adding, removing MHS classes

    The Manhattan-Ogden school board could vote to add a few new courses to the Manhattan High School curriculum. The issue will be discussed at a 6:30 p.m. meeting on Wednesday. Two new courses proposed for the curriculum include General Psychology and Introduction to Sociology with

  • Obituaries | November 18, 2014

    TED DUNCAN

    Ted Duncan, 83, of University Park in Manhattan, died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at his residence. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley.


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