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  • Manhattan High School | October 31, 2013

    MHS volleyball opens at state tourney Friday

    Manhattan High girls’ volleyball head coach Lisa Kinderknecht has seen plenty of success in her four years as head coach, and that success has been shared with a group of seniors that already has a state title displayed in the trophy case. On Friday, Kinderknecht’

  • Editorials | October 31, 2013

    Iraq is shopping for arms, expertise

    Where does an unstable government fending off fierce resistance go for help? In Iraq’s case, the United States. Never mind that just two years ago, after surviving because of the sacrifices of U.S. troops, Iraq accelerated the withdrawal of U.S. troops by

  • Football | October 31, 2013

    Snyder still looking for complete game from QBs

    Daniel Sams has played some good football this season. And so has Jake Waters. But neither Kansas State quarterback has played a complete game yet, something Wildcat coach Bill Snyder said has to happen down the stretch, especially as K-State continues to chase bowl eligibility.

  • Women's Basketball | October 31, 2013

    No surprise here: K-State rich with point guards

    Leti passing.phatch

    If there’s a program that knows point guards, it almost certainly has to be Kansas State. The K-State women’s basketball team has had some pretty good ones, starting with current assistant coach Shalee Lehning, who is arguably the best distributor in Big 12 history

  • Men's Basketball | October 31, 2013

    K-State trying to get healthy

    The scrimmages are done with, now it’s time to get the real games going. Of course, Kansas State men’s basketball coach Bruce Weber is glad this Friday’s game against Pittsburg State is just an exhibition. When the Wildcats take the Bramlage Coliseum

  • Local |Government, Politics | October 30, 2013

    Commission wants new look at bed tax spending

    City commissioners are not happy with how the Convention and Visitors Bureau spent some money generated by the transient guest tax. During Tuesday night’s work session, Mayor John Matta directed the staff to come up with some alternatives to the current way the CVB

  • Local |Kansas State University |Government, Politics | October 30, 2013

    Legislative tour stops at K-State

    State legislators sought answers Tuesday related to K-State’s budget, highlighting an increased focus on higher education. Members of the House Appropriations and Senate Ways and Means committees visited the campus as a part of their biennial bus tour. The tour to various Kansas universities

  • Local |Government, Politics | October 30, 2013

    Wolf capitalizes on Obama connection

    Milton wolf.phatch

    Political affiliation is thicker than blood. Milton Wolf, a Tea Party candidate running against U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., in the 2014 primary, ripped into President Barack Obama during a Tuesday appearance at K-State. It has been widely publicized that the super-conservative Wolf is Obama’

  • Manhattan High School | October 30, 2013

    Indians rout Titans in playoff opener

    Celebration.phatch

    Tuesday’s playoff-opening matchup against the Wichita South Titans had all the makings of a trap game for the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team. With a matchup against Washburn Rural looming at 6 p.m. on Thursday, the Indians first needed to take care of business

  • Manhattan High School | October 30, 2013

    Gray, Maier ready to key Indians’ run

    Manhattan High senior forwards Eric Gray and Peter Maier have been playing the same position, on the same teams, for the last six years. Not surprisingly, when one of the two isn’t out on the soccer pitch, it changes the way the other plays


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