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  • Local |Government & Politics | November 02, 2014

    Candidates for top offices in Tuesday’s election sound off on some of the most important issues

    GOVERNOR Gubernatorial candidates address state budget Republican Gov. Sam Brownback vs. democratic state Rep. Paul Davis and Libertarian Keen Umbehr STATE TAX REVENUE BROWNBACK Reports in June said Kansas received $338 million less than expected in revenue for fiscal year 2014. In September, revenue fell short of

  • Off The Beat | November 02, 2014

    The most wonderful time of the year


    November has been my favorite month for years, but depending on how it goes this year, I don’t know if it can top the October I’ve had. Let’s just say last month was pretty good. I saw a lot of good friends,

  • Football | November 02, 2014

    Guggisberg: Early hiccup doesn’t slow defense


    For one drive Saturday night, Oklahoma State’s offense had Kansas State football fans nervous. Oklahoma State took the game’s opening kick off and promptly drove 84 yards for a touchdown in eight quick plays, five of which went to speedy receiver Tyreek Hill. Just

  • Volleyball | November 02, 2014

    Wildcats rally to beat Texas Tech


    The 22nd ranked Kansas State volleyball team knows a thing or two about having its back against a wall. The Wildcats were in that position again after dropping the first two sets to Texas Tech, before coming back for a 3-2 (23-25, 17-25, 25-23, 30-28, 15

  • Manhattan High School | November 02, 2014

    Schroeder, Melgares tops at 6A cross country

    LAWRENCE - Coming into the Class 6A state cross country meet, sophomore Jackson Schroeder had never won a varsity meet for Manhattan High. That changed Friday on a chilly, breezy morning at Rim Rock Farm, as he edged teammate Michael Melgares for the first time

  • Manhattan High School | November 02, 2014

    Indians finish season with win

    TOPEKA — Manhattan High senior running back Chris Martin isn’t sure whether he wants to play football or run track at the next level. With five touchdowns, 212 yards rushing and an interception in Friday night’s season-ending 45-23 win against Washburn Rural, his highlight tape

  • Manhattan High School | November 02, 2014

    Manhattan girls medal two, take 4th

    LAWRENCE — In three previous runs at the Class 6A state cross country meet, Megan Ochoa has come home to Manhattan without a medal. She finally broke through Friday at Rim Rock Farm, finishing in 15th place in 15:49.8 to bring home a medal in her final

  • Area Schools | November 02, 2014

    Wamego finishes district with blowout win

    At Nickerson, the Wamego Red Raiders celebrated their third state playoff berth by routing Nickerson, 63-10, on the road on Friday. With the win, Wamego got to 8-1 on the season and now turns its attention to hosting Clearwater (3-6) in a regional playoff game

  • Area Schools | November 02, 2014

    Valley Heights 48, Jackson Heights 14

    At Blue Rapids, in a game to decide the district runner-up, Valley Heights stomped Jackson Heights, 48-14. Keaton DeWalt scored a pair of touchdowns, as did quarterback Gage Woodyard, while Elijah Smith added too and Logan Woodyard scored one. Valley Heights will be on the

  • Area Schools | November 02, 2014

    Frankfort 60, Blue Valley 14

    At Randolph, Frankfort dealt Blue Valley the final blow in a winless season for the Rams, winning 60-14 on the road. Frankfort finished the season at 5-4 and missed the playoffs, while the Rams lost all nine games this season.

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