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  • Football | November 10, 2014

    K-State drops to No. 13 in both polls

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    Coming off a 41-20 loss at TCU on Saturday, the Kansas State football dropped to No. 13 in both the Associated Press and Coaches polls on Sunday. The Horned Frogs moved up to No. 5 in both polls, while Baylor — which routed Oklahoma 48-14 in Norman — climbed

  • Men's Basketball | November 10, 2014

    Shorthanded Cats win exhibition

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    For a Kansas State team that was down a few players, everything seemed to go according to script in the opening minutes of the Wildcats exhibition with Washburn in Bramlage Coliseum. But after the Wildcats jumped out to a 12-1 lead, the Ichabods climbed right

  • Football | November 10, 2014

    Nelson has big night in Pack win over Bears

    Jordy Nelson caught two of Aaron Rodgers’ six first-half touchdown passes on Sunday night in a 55-14 win over the Chicago Bears. Nelson was Rodgers’ top target as the Packers racked up a 42-0 lead in the first half. The former All-American caught six passes

  • Local |Business | November 09, 2014

    County tops state in exempt property

    The planned National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility might bring an added benefit to Riley County: less tax-exempt property. Currently, more than 25 percent of the land and buildings in Riley County — worth about $1.5 billion — is exempt from paying property taxes. The presence of Kansas State University

  • Local | November 09, 2014

    Center welcomes community as it plans housing project

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    Members of the Islamic Center of Manhattan welcomed members of the community on Saturday with the goal of teaching others about the religion. “We want to, you know, show people who the Muslims are and what they do,” said Sabri Ciftci, a member of the

  • Arts & Leisure | November 09, 2014

    Behind-the-scenes preparations take MHS musical back to ‘60s

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    Sunday marks the premiere of Manhattan High School’s fall production of the musical “Hairspray,” full of the groovy colors and big hair of the 1960s. Audience members can expect laughs and plenty of entertainment from the rock- and jazz-based musical, accompanied by the Manhattan

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | November 09, 2014

    Man taken to Mercy after water rescue

    A man was transported to Mercy Regional Health Center after a water rescue Saturday evening. The rescue reportedly happened at about 6:30 p.m. at Stockdale Cove at Tuttle Creek Lake, according to Riley County Emergency Management Director Pat Collins. Collins said the man, whose name

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | November 09, 2014

    Man pleads in connection to McClendon death

    TEMPE, Ariz. — One of the men accused of alcohol-related violations in connection with the fatal fall of a Manhattan High School graduate has pleaded guilty. Court documents show 20-year-old David Siegal pleaded guilty this week to one count of minor in possession of liquor with

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | November 09, 2014

    Clay County woman arrested in fatal accident

    The Clay County Sheriff’s Department arrested a woman in connection with a Friday hit-and-run fatality. Rene Urbano, 49, of Clay County, was arrested and charged with the offenses of accident with death, not reporting an accident and driving while suspended. At 6:19 a.m. on Friday, 83

  • Off The Beat | November 09, 2014

    The (11th) happiest place on earth

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    Whatever problems might be lurking during the daytime, Kansans apparently don’t lose much sleep over them. At least, that’s one of many facts unearthed in a national survey conducted by WalletHub, a social media outlet that studies financial and lifestyle issues in the


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