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  • Local |Kansas State University | September 08, 2014

    Israeli delegation to conduct water management seminars

    Two Israeli experts in water technology, strategic planning and desalination will visit Kansas State University Olathe on Wednesday to present two international water management seminars. The delegation includes Michael Zaide, head of the strategic planning section at the Israeli Water and Sewage Authority, and Oved

  • Obituaries | September 08, 2014

    JIM YACKLEY

    Jim Yackley, 65, of Searcy, died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, after a long illness. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Claudia; children, Jennifer and Brian; and brother, Tom (Claire).  He was preceded in death by his parents, Don and Ruth Yackley. Jim entered the U.

  • Football | September 08, 2014

    Cats have work to do before Auburn

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    Curry Sexton has been here before. The senior receiver knows how to play in close games. He’s been part of a lot of them, most notably during the 2011 season when Kansas State won 10 games — seven by a touchdown or less — and finished ranked No. 15

  • Football | September 08, 2014

    Big 12 reprimands officials from ISU game

    Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads was right. A 15-yard pass from Kansas State quarterback Jake Waters to Tyler Lockett that set up a 1-yard touchdown run near the end of the first half Saturday should have been reviewed. The Big 12 office said so Sunday, but

  • Manhattan High School | September 08, 2014

    MHS boys atop XC coaches poll

    The Manhattan High boys’ cross country team remained No. 1 in Class 6A after winning its home invitational on Saturday in the second coaches poll of the season released Monday. The MHS girls’ team came in ranked No. 4 in 6A, behind Lawrence Free State, Olathe East

  • Area Schools | September 08, 2014

    Wamego takes 3rd at Manhattan Invite

    Both Wamego cross country teams finished in third place in the team standings at Saturday’s Manhattan Invitational at Warner Park. The boys’ team finished with 90 team points behind Manhattan (46) and Newton (88) while landing two runners in the top 10. Ethan Artzer (16:45.8) took fifth, while Matt

  • Area Schools | September 08, 2014

    MCC volleyball sweeps York College

    The Manhattan Christian College Crusaders came ready to play Friday night versus York College (NAIA) from York, Neb. MCC controlled the entire first two sets against York College leading from start to finish and winning the first 25-19, and the second 25-22. The Crusaders served

  • Manhattan High School | September 08, 2014

    MHS girls win JV race at Warner Park

    The Manhattan High JV girls won on Saturday at the Manhattan Invitational, putting five runners in the overall top-10 to win in the team standings with a score of 31 ahead of second-place Seaman, which finished with a 69. Rachel Beach was the top Manhattan finisher, taking

  • Football | September 08, 2014

    Sproles sparks Eagles past Jaguars

    Down 17-0, Darren Sproles scored a 49-yard touchdown for his new team to help the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 34-17. The former Kansas State All-American running back broke a run right up the middle of the field in the third quarter to kick

  • Arts & Leisure | September 07, 2014

    Larry the Cable Guy, ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ and more

    SUNDAY Seventh Annual Konza Reptile Breeders Expo, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Featuring live geckos, lizards, snakes, frogs, turtles, tarantulas, scorpions and more. Admission: $8, $7 with military or student ID. Children under 5 are admitted free of charge. For more information, visit konzaexpo.com. Regency Ballroom, Four


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