• Wabaunsee upset bid falls short

    A strong start gave Wabaunsee a chance to beat top-seeded Central Plains on Thurdsay at the Class 2A state basketball tournament in Bramlage Coliseum, but the Chargers couldn’t keep up the momentum to close the half, ultimately losing 62-52. .

  • Meade 54, Pitt-Colgan 51

    In a tight game from start to finish, Meade got a three-point play from Jaylin Stapleton with 7.3 seconds left to upset Pittsburg-St. Mary’s Colgan in the quarterfinals Thursday. The Buffaloes led by two at halftime and had a three-point .

  • Valley Falls 52, Hill City 37

    Valley Falls won every quarter to take care of business in its tournament opener against Hill City, leading by seven at halftime and nine into the fourth quarter. The Dragons were led by Ali Brown’s 14 points, while Hill City .

  • Moundridge 47, Chase Co. 38

    Moundridge needed a strong finish to hold off Chase County in the final minutes of its quarterfinal victory Thursday. The Wildcats led by 10 at halftime but gave it all back in the third quarter, with Chase County taking a 31-30 .

  • Big 12 ADs favor football tiebreaker

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.  — It is too late to help Baylor, but the Big 12 athletic directors want one true champion to be more than just a slogan next season. The conference ADs said Thursday they are in favor of using .

  • Jellison: Weber not going anywhere Cut047joel.phatch

    Without a doubt, it’s been a disappointing season for the Kansas State men’s basketball program and its fans. Despite that, it appears that Bruce Weber will be back as head coach. The Wildcats had high expectations and even .

  • MHS girls lose state tourney opener

    WICHITA — While a semifinal berth at the Class 6A state tournament wasn’t to be, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team battled the whole game against the Shawnee Mission Northwest Cougars Thursday afternoon. The Indians were sent home from the .

  • 3 people indicted in kidnapping, death

    TOPEKA — Three people were indicted Wednesday, each on a federal charge of kidnapping and killing a Junction City woman in 2014, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said. Larry L. Anderson, 26, Junction City, Maryssa A. Middleton, 23, Colorado, and Drexel Woody, 24, Fort Riley, .

  • Board gives final OK to mail-in election

    Voters will have their say in increasing USD 383’s taxing authority. The Manhattan-Ogden school board unanimously approved holding a mail-in ballot election, likely in early June, seeking voter approval for more taxing authority in its local option budget. Members delayed .

  • ‘Lost Boys’ grow up to become Fort Riley soldiers Dsc 0135.phatch

    A couple of decades ago they were shoeless and running from war in Southern Sudan, unsure if they’d live through the night. Now they’re U.S. citizens, college graduates and soldiers stationed at Fort Riley. Capt. Gabriel Deng .

  • Police seeking Fort Riley man in Ogden death Tierre wall mugshot.phatch

    Riley County police are searching for a Fort Riley man who they believe is responsible for the Tuesday shooting death of 27-year-old Casey Lindley of Ogden. Tierre Wall, 26, is wanted on an arrest warrant for voluntary manslaughter. According to Riley .

  • Regents approve K-State’s purchase of old Alorica building

    TOPEKA — Kansas State University can proceed with a plan to buy a building near the Manhattan airport as a place to house programs and staff affected by renovations on the main campus. The Kansas Board of Regents Wednesday unanimously approved .


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