Wednesday, September 2, 2015


  • Men's Basketball | December 16, 2013

    Wildcats ease by Troy with 72-43 rout

    Even though the shots haven’t always fallen on offense, the Kansas State men’s basketball team has by and large played good defense this season. (Kansas State’s Marcus Foster tries to get past Troy’s Hunter Williams on Sunday night at Bramlage Coliseum.

  • Women's Basketball | December 16, 2013

    Craig lifts K-State past Gauchos

    Bri Craig only made three shots on Sunday — three big shots — that lifted the Kansas State women’s basketball team past UC Santa Barbara, 73-64, at Bramlage Coliseum. (Kansas State sophomore Bri Craig makes one of her three 3-pointers against UC Santa Barbara on Sunday

  • Local |Kansas State University | December 15, 2013

    Grad overcame debilitating injuries to finish degrees


    Pamela Maynez likes a challenge. Maynez graduated from the K-State College of Arts and Sciences Saturday morning with bachelor’s degrees in chemistry and biochemistry. She helped with basic cancer research at the university and also was an undergraduate teaching assistant in an organic chemistry

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | December 15, 2013

    Man charged in seed theft


    A Manhattan man was one of two agricultural scientists from China accused this week of trying to steal rice seed samples from a research facility in Junction City and pass them to a Chinese delegation visiting the United States. Federal prosecutors said Weiqiang Zhang of

  • Local |Fort Riley | December 15, 2013

    A symbol of their sacrifices


    FORT RILEY — As Christmas draws nearer, some members of the community took a moment to pay tribute to those who made the ultimate sacrifice. Members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars as well as the Ladies Auxiliary and members of the Fort Riley and area

  • December 15, 2013

    When he caught her, they fell for each other


    As an ROTC student, Annette Gruenstern fell off an obstacle and then fell for the man who caught her. At the time, 1st Lt. Daniel Gruenstern was an enlisted soldier who decided to go to college to become an officer. Both were preparing to start

  • Football | December 15, 2013

    Lockett, Zimmerman named MVPs

    Wide receiver Tyler Lockett and defensive back Ty Zimmerman were named Kansas State’s 2013 offensive and defensive MVPs, while Weston Hiebert and Tramaine Thompson took special teams MVP honors during the Wildcats’ annual awards ceremony Friday night at McCain Auditorium. A product of Tulsa, Okla.,

  • Men's Basketball | December 15, 2013

    Wildcats need improvement on offense

    When it comes to shooting the ball, the Kansas State men’s basketball team has been atrocious. The Wildcats might be fortunate to be 6-3 this season when a simple look at their shooting percentages and offensive numbers reveal just how bad they’ve been.

  • Manhattan High School | December 15, 2013

    Indians take 2nd in home tournament

    Wrestling (4).phatch

    Manhattan High entered the final match of its dual with Abilene down one point with both teams vying for second place at the Manhattan Dual Tournament. The final stop on this back-and-forth tilt put 285-pound MHS freshman Eldon Picou against 285-pound Abilene sophomore Andy Tope.

  • Arts, Leisure | December 15, 2013

    ‘Miracle on 34th Street,’ carriage rides and more

    SUNDAY   Read to Dogs, 2-4 p.m. Read to a certified therapy dog. The dogs have been trained to listen, and they help children relax while reading. Avid readers welcome also. No sign up required. Manhattan Public Library Storytime Room.   The Historic Columbian

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