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  • Wildcats put tough run D up against UTEP attack

    In a nationally-televised game last Thursday, Kansas State impressed the nation with its run defense against the dynamic rushing attack of the Auburn Tigers. Saturday’s 11 a.m. matchup with Texas-El Paso lacks the national intrigue or spotlight, but does .

  • K-State offense looking to find red-zone consistency

    Kansas State had four turnovers, dropped an easy touchdown pass and missed three field goals, yet still had a shot in the fourth quarter last Thursday night to beat Auburn. As bad as the Wildcats were at times, they know .

  • UTEP features one of the country’s best running backs

    If there’s one thing UTEP can do successfully on offense, it’s run. And the one thing Kansas State’s defense is really good at? Stopping the run. But the Miners will try to challenge K-State with the run .

  • Streaking Wildcats open conference action vs. Baylor

    Riding an 11-match winning streak and the second-best start in school history, the Kansas State volleyball team rolls into Big 12 play Saturday night against Baylor at Ahearn Field House. “We talk about how we played really well in the first .

  • 500 Fort Riley soldiers to deploy

    Nearly 500 Fort Riley soldiers will deploy to the Mideast in late October as part of the U.S. effort to fight ISIL. The Department of Defense Thursday identified the 1st Infantry Division as the headquarters unit to deploy as part .

  • Author to lend expertise to weekend OZtoberFest events Painting.phatch

    WAMEGO — There’s no place like home, and for celebrated “The Wizard of Oz” historian and aficionado John Fricke, home is any place that honors the world’s most well-known farm girl from Kansas and the characters that surrounded her. .

  • Harms named Aggieville director Harms.phatch

    After celebrating 125 years last weekend, Aggieville has a new leader to guide the district into the future. Rod Harms is the new executive director of the Aggieville Business Association. In June, Evan Tuttle resigned from the position. Harms is president .

  • Gonzalez gets 10 years

    WESTMORELAND — Pablo Gonzalez will have much of his life ahead of him when he’s released from prison after he serves just more than 10 years for the unintentional second-degree murder of his friend, Levi Bishop. On Thursday in Pottawatomie County .

  • Defense questions letter in indecent liberties case

    Defense attorneys for a Fort Riley soldier found guilty of aggravated indecent liberties with a child have called into question a key piece of evidence used in last month’s trial. On Thursday, chief public defender Larry McRell, an attorney .

  • Indians looking to correct mistakes Mhs20.phatch

    All week in practice, Manhattan High head football coach Joe Schartz has preached at his team to become better football players. After narrowly defeating Hayden last week, 23-20, to stay undefeated on the year and claim a leg up in .

  • Alma teen ready to defend title at American Royal Cooper.phatch

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Cooper Martin has a special place in his heart for the American Royal Invitational Youth Rodeo. “Defending my American Royal title is like defending my national title,” said Martin of Alma. The last 12 months have been pretty .

  • aTa Bus wheels go round and round

    It was gratifying earlier this week to learn that ridership on Manhattan’s bus system is rising — and rising significantly. As Anne Smith, director of the Flint Hills Area Transportation Agency — aTa Bus — told Riley County commissioners, the system’s .







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