Tuesday, May 31, 2016



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  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | August 31, 2014

    RCPD matching community demographics

    Yes, there was a glaring danger sign. Looking back at the tragic shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., law enforcement officials across the country are quick to point at one obvious signal. The population of Ferguson is about 67 percent African American, while the police

  • Local |Kansas State University | August 31, 2014

    KSU to offer first massive online course

    Kansas State University announced Thursday that it is joining the flurry of schools offering “Massive Open Online Courses” that are broadening access to higher education. The MOOCs allow tens of thousands of students to take a class at the same time, but the rate of

  • Local |Business | August 31, 2014

    Mercy holds off on name change

    By now, Mercy Regional Health Center’s name should have been a thing of the past. In February, the Memorial Hospital Association ceased its 50-50 ownership of Mercy Regional with Via Christi Health, a Catholic organization that is the largest health care provider in Kansas.

  • Local |Government & Politics | August 31, 2014

    Contract for airport expansion up for vote

    City commissioners will vote Tuesday on executing the contract for second phase of the Manhattan Regional Airport project. The Weitz Company of Lenexa, the project’s construction company, would receive $6.68 million, and Mead and Hunt of Madison, Wisconsin, the project’s design team, would receive $586,660

  • Arts & Leisure | August 31, 2014

    Limestone estate restored, reimagined as vacation rental

    Bedroom.phatch

    Before it became a luxurious vacation rental, the StoneHouse was, quite literally, a pigsty. And before that, it was the estate of one of Manhattan’s early settlers. The historic limestone structure, a dignified two-story house surrounded by several outbuildings, is the latest project by

  • Arts & Leisure | August 31, 2014

    Singer-songwriter to raise money for auditorium

    Anastasia Richardson joined the cheerleading squad as a freshman in high school, but that didn’t last long. Richardson was bullied so badly by the other cheerleaders that she went back to her first love — music. Richardson had played the clarinet in the marching band

  • Football | August 31, 2014

    Waters guides Cats to blowout win

    Waters.phatch.phatch

    Considering how last year’s season opener finished for Kansas State, the 20th-ranked Wildcats will gladly take Saturday night’s ho-hum 55-16 victory over Stephen F. Austin. The Wildcats’ only warm-up before opening Big 12 play next week at Iowa State was essentially over by halftime,

  • Football | August 31, 2014

    Guggisberg: Cats handle SFA, underwhelm in rout

    Ksufb9.phatch.phatch

    Last year, North Dakota State had the talent, depth and grind-it-out game plan to spoil Kansas State’s family reunion. The Bison beat the Wildcats on opening night and ruined the dedication of the West Stadium Center by squeaking out a 24-21 win in the

  • Off The Beat | August 31, 2014

    Depression a dangerous monster

    Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    Depression a dangerous monster You’ve probably read something about depression since Robin Williams committed suicide. Yes, in the end he was a man who could make anyone happy but himself. The danger here, since Robin was famous and tributes have come pouring in, is

  • Volleyball | August 31, 2014

    K-State swept by Arizona to end Green Bay tournament

    GREEN BAY, Wisc. — The Kansas State volleyball team led at one point in all three sets and fought to extra points in the third, but the Wildcats were swept by Arizona 3-0 (25-21, 25-18, 26-24) to finish second in the Green Bay Country Inn &


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