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  • Football | September 23, 2013

    Newman has pick, TD in Bengals’ victory

    Former Kansas State All-American Terence Newman returned a fumble 58 yards for the go-ahead touchdown as the Cincinnati Bengals beat the Green Bay Packers 34-30 on Sunday. Newman had six tackles and one interception, with one tackle for loss, as the Salina native helped the Bengals

  • Tennis | September 23, 2013

    Cats complete action at K-State Fall Invite

    The first fall tennis event on the Kansas State campus since 1997 came to a conclusion on Sunday afternoon, as the Wildcats carded six singles wins over Omaha. Freshman Riley Nizzi concluded her first weekend in a K-State uniform with an unblemished record of 3-0. The

  • Editorials | September 22, 2013

    Local districts can handle negotiations

    We can’t fault members of the Manhattan-Ogden Board of Education for their indignation at the notion that they support limits on issues open for discussion during contract negotiations with teachers. In fact we applaud their desire to make their own decisions. The Kansas Association

  • Letters | September 22, 2013

    Let’s not fault government for helping the poor, hungry

    To the Editor: Arthur Loub’s recent essay about welfare criticized the president for expanding the nation’s “safety net” during the recession. Reacting to the recession by letting people suffer and starve would have been the wrong response by President Obama or any president.

  • Letters | September 22, 2013

    Why not supplement faculty salaries with private money?

    To the Editor: It seems the time has come when faculty salaries at K-State should be supplemented by private money. After all, the major Regents’ administrators received hefty salaries this year, all funded from the private sector. Since the state supplies only about 25 percent of

  • Letters | September 22, 2013

    Honor a veteran with a brick for Armed Forces Memorial

    To the Editor: On November 11, Veterans Day, our nation will honor all who have served in the armed forces. A way to personally honor someone you know who has served, or even your own service, is by purchasing a memorial brick.

  • Letters | September 22, 2013

    Downtown looks great without all those trees

    To the Editor: I cannot believe downtown Manhattan now. There was a time that I hated to go downtown.

  • Local |Business | September 22, 2013

    The return of Rusty ... and Big Boy, too

    Rusty Wilson is back from his trip to the set of the Pawn Stars TV show, and the Bob’s Big Boy sign is back with him. Does that mean the celebrity Las Vegas pawn shop owners didn’t offer enough money to interest the

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 22, 2013

    Records and momentum: Schulz praises ’12-13, but notes ongoing issues related to financing

    K-State President Kirk Schulz Friday called the 2012-13 academic year an important initial step in making KSU a top 50 public research institution by 2025. In his State of the University address, delivered at Forum Hall, Schulz said the university reached records in fundraising ($152 million), enrollment (24,378 students),

  • Local |Fort Riley | September 22, 2013

    Furloughs wrapped up on post

    Furloughs at Fort Riley originally scheduled to end on September 30 have been completed. The furloughs, which affected around 2,400 civilian employees at Fort Riley, ended on Aug. 30 after the Department of Defense reduced the number of furlough days from 11 to six. Furlough notices were issued in


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