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  • The (11th) happiest place on earth Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    Whatever problems might be lurking during the daytime, Kansans apparently don’t lose much sleep over them. At least, that’s one of many facts unearthed in a national survey conducted by WalletHub, a social media outlet that studies financial .

  • Needs most acute during the holidays

    Now that we’re more than a week into November, it figures that Black Friday — the shopping frenzy that once took place the day after Thanksgiving but has intruded onto Thursday — has re-entered the conversation. While the debate about that .

  • Backup RB Green runs wild in TCU win

    FORT WORTH, Texas — It wasn’t supposed to be this way. When the news broke Friday afternoon that TCU starter B.J. Catalon was ruled out for the showdown between the No. 9 Wildcats and No. 6 Horned Frogs, many looked at .

  • K-State has no answer for TCU, Boykin in loss Kstatecolor1.phatch

    FORT WORTH, Texas — Maybe Trevone Boykin will remember Kansas State in his Heisman acceptance speech next month. It was that kind of night for TCU’s star quarterback, who burned the ninth-ranked Wildcats on the ground and through the air — .

  • Banged up K-State to take on Washburn

    When the Kansas State men’s basketball team takes on Washburn today, it’s hard to say how many players coach Bruce Weber will have available to play in the exhibition. With injuries taking players out of the mix, the .

  • ‘Much Ado About Nothing,’ Lakota Sioux dancing and more

    SUNDAY 28th Annual German Ethnic Dinner and International Crafts Sale, noon-6 p.m. Meal includes borscht, whole wheat bread, whole hog sausage, new year’s cookies and beverage. Tickets: $10 adults, $4.50 for children under 12. One dollar from every adult ticket will .

  • Ag pilot leads program to spray safely over fields

    “Have a SAFE flight!” That’s the type of sentiment which we might express to a loved one as they depart on an airplane. In this case, the term SAFE also applies to a program which encouraged safety and precision .

  • No. 22 K-State falls in four sets at No. 5 Texas

    AUSTIN, Texas — The No. 22 Kansas State volleyball team won the first set against No. 5 Texas, but the Longhorns captured the final three to win the top-25 matchup in Gregory Gym on Friday, 3-1 (16-25, 25-15, 25-21, 25-16). The Wildcats (20-5, 7.

  • Gates expands PBS ancestry show with new book

    “Finding Your Roots” is the companion volume to the PBS series of the same name hosted by author Henry Louis Gates Jr. It contains stories of Gates and his staff searching for the roots of some (more-or-less) famous people, as .

  • Hope, mystery surround rare buffalo calf

    In August, a white buffalo calf was born at Armstrong Creek Bison, northeastern Wisconsin, and Native American peoples across the nation celebrated this portent of great blessings. According to Lakota Sioux legend, the white buffalo calf is a sacred omen .

  • What’s the big deal about the Big Read? Librarian.danielle.schapaugh.phatch

    In Manhattan, we are honoring veterans with this year’s Big Read program by choosing a Pulitzer Prize-winning book of short stories about the war in Vietnam, “The Things They Carried.” Though the days of the Vietnam War are long .

  • Story of the ‘Evil’ side of Rome

    Michele Balistreri’s Rome is not the Rome tourists see. The Trevi Fountain, the Forum and the Spanish Steps get a few mentions, as do the Borghese Garden. Balistreri even pays several visits to the Vatican. But his Rome is .







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