• Cholick proud of reaching goal as foundation CEO Cholick.phatch

    After five years with the Kansas State University Foundation, its CEO and president, Fred Cholick, is retiring. “A lot of people have been asking, am I looking forward to it?” Cholick said. “No, I’m not looking forward to it, .

  • Globetrotters to play at Bramlage Thursday

    There’s still time to catch the ball-handling wizardry of the Harlem Globetrotters, who will face the Washington Generals in Manhattan on Thursday. Tickets are still available for the game, which will be at 7 p.m. at K-State’s Bramlage .

  • USD 383 included in textbook fraud suit

    The Kansas Attorney General has filed a lawsuit against a New Jersey man accused of sending fraudulent invoices to textbooks to hundreds of Kansas schools, including ones in Manhattan. USD 383 director of business service Lew Faust said USD 383 schools received .

  • The Sharing Place offers helping hand to community Share3.phatch

    LOUISVILLE — So often it’s said that nothing is free, that everything has a price. But in rural Louisville, inside an old school building just north of Wamego, everything is free. Just drop in, look around, and if you find .

  • Foster, Cats upend No. 16 Sooners in OT, 66-63 Kstatecolor.phatch

    NORMAN, Okla. — When Kansas State needed a basket the most, Marcus Foster was there. With the game tied in overtime against No. 16 Oklahoma, Foster pulled up for a 3-pointer off the dribble and dropped it through for a 66-63 win .

  • Snyder plans to return in 2015 Snydercolor1.phatch

    Bill Snyder might as well go for 200 career victories. The Hall of Famer said Friday morning that he intends to coach in 2015, perhaps putting an end to rumors of his imminent retirement. “When you’re 100 years old, things change rapidly, .

  • MHS girls defeat Topeka High, 57-32

    TOPEKA — Coming into Friday’s road matchup with Topeka High, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team knew what it needed to do to come out with a win. The Trojans go as Adrianna Henderson goes, so stopping her had the .

  • Free throws doom Indians in first loss

    TOPEKA — Perfection can be hard to follow. The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team learned that lesson the hard way Friday night, missing 10 free throws in a 57-46 loss to Topeka High just three days after a perfect night from the .

  • MHS bowlers begin season with new coach

    As the owner of Little Apple Lanes, Robert Regan has a vested interest in promoting bowling throughout the Manhattan area. But he says it’s his love for the sport of bowling that sealed his decision to take over for .

  • Indians 5th at Salina South Invite

    Just two days after a down-to-the-wire dual win over Clay Center, the Manhattan High wrestling team came out wrestling strong against tough competition at the Salina South Invitational on Saturday After some confusion and late changes to the team scores, .

  • Post-holiday season dulls January days Kristina.phatch

    I can’t help but feel like I’m dragging my feet a little this week. It might be the snow. It might also be because it’s the first normal week I’ve worked in a few weeks. I’.

  • Wamego boys hold on against Concordia

    At Wamego, a back-and-forth game went down to the wire for the Red Raiders, but the home team pulled out the 42-39 win against Concordia Friday night. Wamego took a 20-18 halftime lead and extended it to three points after .


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