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  • Books | October 06, 2013

    Silent wife no longer silent

    Reviews this summer called “The Silent Wife” a “must read.” They were right! The story is expertly written in alternating chapters titled “Him” and “Her” that detail the lives of Jodi and Todd. The author hooks the reader in at the outset and doesn’t

  • Books | October 06, 2013

    Pioneer hardship shows in girl’s life

    Carrie Nation once exclaimed, “God has given me a mean fight, a dirty and dangerous fight!” But her fight wasn’t anything like the struggle of a 12-year-old frontier girl to survive on her own in the wilderness. Too often today we forget what hardships

  • Books | October 06, 2013

    ‘Cozy’ mysteries offer easier read without the violence

    Librarian.linda.henderson

    Mysteries are a very popular literary genre. People think of mysteries as dark, scary thrillers full of graphic violence, sexuality, and strong language. “Cozy” mysteries are gentle reads, containing little violence, coarse language, or sexual themes. Death and criminal activity happen mostly off-stage. For a

  • Football | October 06, 2013

    Mistakes prove costly in Wildcats’ loss

    Kansas st oklahoma st kind1.phatch

    STILLWATER, Okla — Kansas State turned the ball over five times and committed a season-high 12 penalties. The Wildcats were also without Tyler Lockett and Tramaine Thompson. There was no way the Wildcats should have been in the game against Oklahoma State on Saturday. Yet, K-State had

  • Volleyball | October 06, 2013

    K-State beats TCU in five games

    Ksuvb16.phatch

    The Kansas State women’s volleyball team clawed its way back from a six-point deficit in a must-win fourth set, en route to defeating TCU for its first Big 12 win of the season. The Wildcats (13-3, 1-2 Big 12) found themselves trailing TCU (11-6, 1-3 Big 12) 14

  • Rowing | October 06, 2013

    Wildcats start season strong in OKC

    OKLAHOMA CITY — The Kansas State rowing team came away with a handful of strong performances as they sent 10 boats to race at the OCU Head of the Oklahoma. The Wildcats, racing for the first time this season, had two boats finish in the Top 10 in

  • Track & Field | October 06, 2013

    KSU men, women third at Rim Rock

    LAWRENCE — The Kansas State men’s and women’s cross country teams both finished third at the Rim Rock Invitational. Senior Martina Tresch finished fifth with a time of 21:07.80 and junior Laura Galvan joined her in the top-10 finishing eighth with a time of 21:21.44. Tresch,

  • Men's Basketball | October 06, 2013

    K-State’s ‘Madness in Manhattan’ set

    With “Madness in Manhattan” less than three weeks away, Kansas State officials released more details regarding the free event set for Friday, Oct. 25, celebrating the start of the 2013-14 basketball season at Bramlage Coliseum. The first 2,500 fans at the event will receive a free mini 2013

  • Tennis | October 06, 2013

    Niedermayerova falls at ITA championships

    PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif — Kansas State’s Petra Niedermayerova looked to reach the quarterfinals of the Riviera/Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Women’s All-American Championships on Friday for the third straight year, but was defeated in the second round of the main draw. Niedermayerova, No. 12 in

  • Manhattan High School | October 06, 2013

    Indians score 11 touchdowns, rout Topeka West, 76-0

    Manhattan football 8.phatch

    A week after dismantling Highland Park on the road, the Manhattan High football team made quick work of the Topeka West Chargers on homecoming night in Manhattan. After cruising to a 48-0 halftime lead, Manhattan breezed past Topeka West on Friday night at Bishop Stadium,


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