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  • Movies | March 24, 2014

    New film ‘Divergent’ is worth a look


    Based on the Veronica Roth book of the same name, “Divergent” is set in Chicago a hundred years after the end of a catastrophic war that left the survivors believing the rest of humanity was destroyed. Living life beneath and between rusting ruins of skyscrapers

  • Columns |Men's Basketball | March 24, 2014

    Jellison: KSU seniors carved path for next year


    There was a clear theme to the questions four-year seniors Shane Southwell and Will Spradling were asked Friday night following Kansas State’ season-ending loss to Kentucky in the NCAA tournament. How do you want to be remembered or what do you think your legacy will

  • Rowing | March 24, 2014

    KSU rowing opens season at Texas

    AUSTIN, Texas — The Kansas State rowing team kicked off the spring portion of its season with standout performances from multiple boats at the Longhorn Invitational this weekend. K-State received six first-place finishes, including two against the No. 19 Oklahoma Sooners on Lady Bird Lake. <Rest&

  • Golf | March 24, 2014

    Wildcat golfers take 5th in Arizona

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. — The Kansas State men’s golf team turned in a final-round 11-under 277 Saturday to finish fifth in the Desert Shootout at the par-72, 7,015-yard Palm Valley Country Club. K-State finished at 23-under 841 — it’s lowest team score of the season — and ended the

  • Baseball | March 24, 2014

    Griep pitches Wildcats past Sooners

    NORMAN, Okla. — Redshirt-freshman Nate Griep pitched a three-hit shutout in his first-career Big 12 start to help lead the Kansas State baseball team to a 5-0 win over Oklahoma in the series finale on Sunday at L. Dale Mitchell Park. Griep (2-0), who had not gone

  • Court Calendar | March 23, 2014

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, March 24, 2014 9:00 –  BKD 9:00   Blasing, Keith   ProRev Dispo Hrg (10 CR 767 CDP X2)  JWG   III 9:00   Cameron, Germy   Status (14 CR 59 Dom Batt)  JJC   III 9:00   Dreckman, Bryce   Status (11 TR 1456 DWS [1st], Dr. w/Hab. Viol., Exp. Reg., etc.)&

  • Arts, Leisure | March 23, 2014

    Photographer treats practical Kansas structures as art, history

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    Tucked away from the road down the trail of branches and leaves, you don’t find a root cellar all that easily. Many cellars are camouflaged into their surroundings, but if you happen to stumble upon a root cellar, you’ve found history. Photographer Tom

  • Local |Education | March 23, 2014

    Rock Creek senior scores home run with exit project


    He did indeed build it, and people did, indeed, come. He’s also heard plenty of “Field of Dreams” references in the past year. Ryan Schneider went beyond the requirements of his senior exit project for Rock Creek High School this year and built a

  • Local | March 23, 2014

    Program to help manage flood risk

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on Friday announced a pilot project to help Manhattan property owners manage flood risks. The project is intended to help those in the Big Blue River floodplain use tools such as home elevations, flood-proofing and — possibly — buyouts, according

  • Local |Business | March 23, 2014

    Drought means higher food costs

    Many of your favorite products at the grocery store are going to cost more, says Glynn Tonsor, associate professor of agricultural economics at Kansas State University. “When consumers walk in the grocery store, they are going to have to continue to juggle what they put

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