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  • Movies | March 19, 2014

    ‘Moms’ Club’ predictable, routine, but easy to like


    I don’t know about you, but when I go through the supermarket check-out line, I see magazine covers featuring celebrities I’ve never heard of. But as a moviegoer, I know the name Tyler Perry. Lots of people do. Heck, I know a guy

  • Editorials | March 19, 2014

    Be prepared for spring storms

    Today, we’re reliably told, is the last full day of winter. Our guess is that it isn’t ending soon enough for a lot of folks. The arrival of spring on Thursday doesn’t mean we can’t still get another snowstorm, of course,&

  • Local |Business | March 19, 2014

    Magazine names Kite’s among top college bars in nation

    Business Insider magazine has named Kite’s Bar and Grill as one of the 31 best college bars in the United States. Rusty Wilson, owner of Kite’s, said this is the most prestigious award the bar has won, although Kite’s previously has received recognition

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | March 19, 2014

    McKenith pleads guilty to murder


    A Manhattan temporary resident accused of helping kill 68-year-old John Burroughs Jr. in September 2013 pleaded no contest on Wednesday. James McKenith, 33, was found guilty by Judge Meryl Wilson of first-degree murder after his plea in Riley County District Court. McKenith, along with his mother, Christina

  • Local |Kansas State University | March 19, 2014

    Residence hall at K-State Salina gets proper name

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    SALINA — The building known only as Residence Hall for the last 20 years at Kansas State University Salina now has a proper name: Schilling Hall. The change comes after several students expressed their confusion over the literally named Residence Hall, saying an actual name would make

  • Columns | March 19, 2014

    An evening conversation: Oops

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    By now you’re probably aware that Rep. Tim Huelskamp, our very own congressman, pretty much goofed while trying to give away some basketball tickets. What he did, in the name of college hoops and his own campaign war chest — was create a lottery. Just

  • Women's Basketball | March 19, 2014

    Mittie named K-State women’s basketball coach

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    Kansas State athletic director John Currie promised to move quickly in his national search for a new women’s basketball coach. Currie did just that, announcing Tuesday in a press release that Jeff Mittie has taken over the program just 10 days after Deb Patterson was

  • Baseball | March 19, 2014

    Wildcats win 11th straight

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    The Kansas State baseball team continued its hot offensive streak on Tuesday, pounding Air Force 17-2 at Tointon Family Stadium. Just days removed from outscoring Northern Colorado 45-3 in a three-game series, the Wildcats’ (12-7) bats wouldn’t stop against the Falcons. K-State had 17 hits,

  • Tennis | March 19, 2014

    KSU tennis set for trip out West

    The 53rd-ranked Kansas State tennis team will end its three-match road trip with a spring break trip out West to face UC Santa Barbara on Saturday for a 2 p.m. match. K-State will bring a three-match win streak with it, looking to win three straight

  • Golf | March 19, 2014

    K-State men’s golf ready for Desert Shootout

    The Kansas State men’s golf team will travel to Goodyear, Ariz., to compete in the Desert Shootout, beginning Thursday and running through Saturday at the par-72, 7,015-yard Palm Valley Country Club. Thursday’s first round and Friday’s second round will begin with an 9

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