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  • Football | March 04, 2014

    K-State football announces player representatives

    Fourteen K-State football players have been named player representatives for the 2014 season, head coach Bill Snyder announced Saturday. Dante Barnett, Travis Britz, Jack Cantele, Dalton Converse, Randall Evans, B.J. Finney, Weston Hiebert, Tyler Lockett, Ryan Mueller, Curry Sexton, Boston Stiverson, Jonathan Truman, Jake Waters

  • Baseball | March 04, 2014

    K-State baseball game at Nebraska postponed

    K-State’s baseball game at Nebraska today has been postponed due to field conditions not suitable for playing in cold temperatures. No makeup date has been announced at this time. K-State (4-7) will open its 2014 home schedule on Friday against Iowa (9-1) at 3 p.m.

  • Baseball | March 04, 2014

    Ross Kivett named Player of the Week

    K-State second baseman Ross Kivett was named Big 12 Player of the Week for the period ending March 2, the conference office announced Monday afternoon. It is the senior’s first career conference player of the week honor. Kivett tied for the Big 12-lead with a .500 (6 for 12)

  • March 03, 2014

    Cats get smacked by OSU, 77-61

    STILLWATER, Okla. — It wasn’t the best way for the Kansas State men’s basketball team to finish off the Big 12 road schedule, as the Wildcats got knocked around in a 77-61 loss at Oklahoma State. The Wildcats (20-10, 10-7 Big 12) started the game off

  • I Wonder |Local |Education | March 03, 2014

    How do schools decide if it’s too chilly to open?


    Q:  Why did they have school today? I thought they had rules about calling off school when it’s below zero, since kids have to stand outside while waiting for the bus.

  • Local |Kansas State University | March 03, 2014

    ESPN boss to talk at KSU

    Kansas State University’s first Landon Lecture of 2014 will feature John Skipper, president of ESPN Inc. and co-chairman of Disney Media Networks, as well as prominent figures in collegiate athletics.    The lecture is scheduled for 7 p.m. on April 2 in McCain Auditorium. The event will

  • Local |Government, Politics | March 03, 2014

    Commissioners hear updates on Meals, storms

    Updates from the Riley County Commission: • Mary Jo Harbour, chair of the Riley County Council on Aging, updated the commission on its Meals on Wheels program in conjunction with March for Meals Month. Harbour said the program is currently serving about 170 meals a day to

  • Editorials | March 03, 2014

    Bill would fix imaginary problem

    Opponents of a bill that would make it easier to prosecute school officials for introducing offensive materials to students have good reason to be alarmed. The bill, sponsored by state Sen. Mary Pilcher-Cook, a Shawnee Republican, is so broad that it could leave educators more

  • Neighbors | March 03, 2014

    Lundquist can’t stay away from fire department


    Guy Lundquist contributes to the Manhattan Fire Department in a multitude of ways – as a former firefighter, current custodian and unofficial department historian. Lundquist, born and raised in Manhattan, served as an MFD firefighter from January 1977 until his early retirement in March 1997. During his career,

  • Manhattan High School | March 03, 2014

    MHS girls’ bowling makes state

    Last season, it was the Manhattan boys’ team qualifying for the state bowling tournament in Wichita. This year, it’s the girls’ turn. The Manhattan girls’ bowling team finished second at the Washburn Rural regional in Topeka on Friday, qualifying the team to compete at

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