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  • Local |Kansas State University | September 21, 2014

    University to hold event for undergrad research

    K-State will highlight the importance of undergraduate research next week during Undergraduate Research & Creative Inquiry Week, Sept. 22-26. “K-State has long excelled at involving undergraduates in research. “That no other state-supported university has more Goldwater Scholarship recipients is one especially high-profile testament to that

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 21, 2014

    K-State to celebrate Family Day

    Kansas State University’s annual Family Day, Sept. 27, will celebrate the long-standing tradition of family involvement on campus. “K-State Family Day is an extremely special tradition,” said Cole Grieves, new student services assistant coordinator. “The 2014 event will celebrate 86 years of welcoming families to campus for

  • Obituaries | September 21, 2014

    KATHRYN ROARK

    Kathryn “Kate” Roark, 93, Manhattan, died Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan.  The family provided some of the following information. Kate was born May 30, 1921, in Alma, the daughter of Frank and Elna Marie (Hollister) Kramer. She graduated from Manhattan High School

  • Off The Beat | September 21, 2014

    Bluegrass festival proves cathartic

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    By the time you are reading this, I will already have finished my second-ever attendance at the Walnut Valley Festival in my hometown of Winfield. And, if any of you remember my 24-hour diary from Country Stampede at Tuttle Creek State Park in June, it’

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Tescott routs Blue Valley, 48-8

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    RANDOLPH — Blue Valley coach Matt Schreiber said it feels like his young team is on a theme park ride. On Friday night, the Rams were looking for their first win of the season against another struggling team in Tescott, but it seemed like nothing would

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Silver Lake romps at Riley

    RILEY — Neither the stiff wind nor the Riley County defense could slow down quarterback Ryan Matzke and defending Class 3A state champ and current No. 1 Silver Lake Friday night, as the Eagles took home the 42-7 win. It was the second leg of a brutal

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Red Raiders whip Marysville

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders trailed 2-0 after one quarter, but turned it on for the next three periods in a 55-9 victory over Marysville on Friday night in their NCKL opener. Wamego (3-0) had a punt blocked through the back of the end zone

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Burlingame 40, Frankfort 28

    At Burlingame, despite a good start to the game, the Wildcats couldn’t sustain it in a 40-28 loss to Burlingame. Frankfort (1-2) led 16-0 in the first quarter before Burlingame cut the lead to 28-24 by halftime. But it was all Burlingame in the

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Rossville 45, Rock Creek 0

    At Flush, Rossville piled on 35 points in the first half and then cruised to an easy win in the second half, the beating Rock Creek Mustangs, 45-0. Rock Creek (0-3) was hurt by the big play in the game, allowing Rossville to score touchdowns of 29, 59

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Troy 42, Valley Heights 25

    At Troy, the Mustangs couldn’t get it going until the second half and didn’t have enough in the fourth quarter in a 42-25 loss to Troy. Troy led 20-0 at halftime, scoring all 20 points in the second quarter. But the Mustangs (1-2) made


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