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  • Volleyball | September 23, 2014

    Zumach earns third straight Big 12 Rookie of the Week

    For the third week in a row, Kansas State freshman Kylee Zumach was named the Big 12 Rookie of the Week, the conference announced Monday. Zumach shared this week’s award with Lauren Douglass of Texas Tech. The Wildcats’ outside hitter is the first Wildcat to

  • Football | September 23, 2014

    Wallerstedt’s father says ‘the truth will come out’

    John Wallerstedt says the truth about his son, Matt, will come out. Matt Wallerstedt abruptly resigned as Texas Tech’s defensive coordinator last Thursday after just a year and a half on the job. The Manhattan High graduate and former Kansas State linebacker released a

  • Football | September 23, 2014

    Texas Tech football game to kick at 6 p.m. on ESPNU

    The Big 12 Conference and ESPN announced Monday that K-State’s Oct. 4 game against Texas Tech will kick off at 6 p.m. and will be televised nationally by ESPNU. The game will be the first-ever home game for the Wildcats on ESPNU and just the second

  • Baseball | September 23, 2014

    K-State baseball team opens fall camp

    In preparation for the start of the 2015 season in February, the Kansas State baseball team started its first official practices of the fall on Monday. Monday’s practice was the first of 28 at Tointon Family Stadium over the course of the next 45 days, with camp

  • Neighbors | September 22, 2014

    Business sense, duty to community drive Jones’ work

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    Only one person can be the first dean of Kansas State University’s College of Business Administration, and that special title goes to C. Clyde Jones. Being one of K-State’s firsts puts him in the books of university history, but for the last 50 years,

  • Local |Business | September 22, 2014

    Demand surging for bus service

    The number of Manhattanites using public transportation continues to rise. Anne Smith, director of the Flint Hills Area Transportation Agency — otherwise know as aTa Bus — told Riley County commissioners Monday that 29,881 people took advantage of the service in August. That is a large increase from 2013’

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | September 22, 2014

    Woman steals patrol car

    A woman stole a patrol car and led Geary County Sheriff’s deputies on a chase Sunday on I-70 near Manhattan. A sheriff’s department deputy stopped to help what appeared to be a disabled motorist at about 8 p.m. Sunday at mile marker 305, according

  • Local |Education | September 22, 2014

    Regional StuCo conference teaches leadership at MHS

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    Student councils from 37 high schools and middle schools came to Manhattan Monday for the first time, bringing in a YouTube star as motivational speaker. “This is our first time hosting it,” Manhattan High School faculty StuCo sponsor Leslie Campbell said. “Since we’ve finished renovations,

  • Manhattan High School | September 22, 2014

    MHS freshman improve to 12-2

    The Manhattan High freshman volleyball team improved its record to 12-2 on the season by sweeping its second straight quad last week. Playing at Council Grove, the Indians defeated Junction City (25-4, 25-20), Rock Creek (25-6, 25-11) and Council Grove (25-10, 25-6). MHS plays back-to-back

  • Editorials | September 22, 2014

    Fitness a big draw at Anneberg Park

    The storms that at midweek had threatened to spoil an amazing event Saturday at Anneberg Park never materialized, and young runners and their families showed up in droves for the seventh annual Body First School Fitness Challenge. It was a beautiful morning, and by 8:15, organizers


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