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  • Comic book store strives to create community 5.phatch

    Neither Evan Johnson, district manager of Boom Comics, nor the store’s employees should be referred to as heroes. If one had to bestow some sort of title on them, they could probably be called protectors of all things nerd. “.

  • Admiring mom mor e as I get older Megan.moser1

    In hindsight, it was the moments I was in the most trouble that best demonstrate how much my mom loves me. Take, for example, one day in college. I don’t remember the exact circumstances, but I had fallen behind .

  • Dispatchers work as a team in emergencies

    Hidden from public view in a back room at the Riley County Police Department is a complicated configuration of computers, monitors and telephones.  On Friday night, four dispatchers — employees who receive 911 and non-emergency calls, then dispatch the appropriate agency to .

  • New Wareham Opera House manager aims for wider audience

    The new Wareham Opera House manager plans to bring a wider range of community events to the downtown entertainment venue. Dell Ann Upp, owner of Straight Upp Creative Studio in Aggieville, began Thursday as the new operations manager for the .

  • K-State Salina adds drone security program

    SALINA — K-State Salina is adding a concentration in drone cybersecurity to its graduate offerings. Because processing, storing and transporting communication is an extensive component of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), also called drones, Kansas State University Salina is expanding its curriculum .

  • Hayden eases past Indians for twin bill sweep Thaemert.phatch

    Although the Manhattan High softball team put up a fight in both games, the scoreboard didn’t show it against Hayden Friday evening in Anneberg Park. The Indians lost the first game of their doubleheader, 7-2, and the nightcap, 10-5. .

  • K-State breaks ground on new soccer facility Groundbreaking.phatch

    Kansas State athletic director John Currie is getting pretty used to ground-breaking ceremonies these days. Currie has done so many in his six years leading K-State athletics that he told the media following Saturday morning’s latest ceremony on the .

  • Cats’ late rally falls short vs. Sooners Wolfe.phatch

    Oklahoma had 13 more hits than Kansas State going into the bottom of the ninth Saturday night at Tointon Family Stadium — after a nearly two-hour rain delay in the bottom of the seventh. Yet, somehow, the Wildcats had plenty of life .

  • Talley finishes strong at regional

    SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Kansas State women’s golfer Madison Talley carded an even-par performance though all three rounds to finish in a tie for 23rd at the 2015 NCAA San Antonio Regional Saturday at the par-72, 6,350-yard Briggs Ranch Golf Course. .

  • MHS scores two late to beat Hayden

    With a young and talented roster, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team isn’t known for its physicality on the soccer pitch. At times on Friday evening at Bishop Stadium, the match between Hayden and Manhattan felt more like a .

  • MHS track sweeps in Salina

    As the Manhattan High track and field team prepares for the postseason, the Indians typically use the Salina Central Invitational as a final tune-up and a chance to rest tired legs. Usually, this procedure takes them out of the running .

  • Indians hand Hayden first loss in doubleheader split

    The Manhattan High baseball team has struggled with plate discipline and consistency this season, but showed just how good they could be in a split with previously undefeated Hayden on Friday. The Indians lost the opener 12-3, but played one .


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