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  • Football | October 14, 2013

    Sams ranked among best in QB rating


    Despite the 2-4 start for Kansas State’s football team, one of its two quarterbacks is drawing big numbers in ESPN’s Total Quarterback Rating. According to ESPN, Sams ranks eighth in adjusted Total QBR, a stat which gained recognition when the network applied it

  • Football | October 14, 2013

    Nelson’s TD bolsters Packers

    Green Bay wide receiver Jordy Nelson had the Packers lone touchdown in a day filled with field goals against the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday. Nelson caught a 64-yard pass near the end of the third quarter to give Green Bay a 16-3 lead on a

  • Golf | October 14, 2013

    KSU women take 9th in Iowa City

    IOWA CITY — The Kansas State women’s golf team finished ninth with a three-round team score of 74-over 938 following the final round of the Diane Thomason Invitational at the par-72, 6,212 yard Finkbine Gold Course on Sunday. Individually, the Wildcats were paced by senior Gianna Misenhelter

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 13, 2013

    Wildcat fans tell what they need for pre-game parties


    Tailgating isn’t about the game, the food or the cold beverages; it’s about the people. Tom Hoover, Kansas State University alum, said keeping people happy during a tailgate is what matters most. But “feeding them and providing them drink tends to provide that,”

  • Local |Government, Politics | October 13, 2013

    Residents concerned about aging tornado siren

    With dangerous storm hitting Nebraska as recently as last week, tornado safety is a major topic in one area neighborhood. Some residents of University Park, on the north side of Tuttle Creek Lake, are worried – not only that their tornado siren is not working, but

  • Local | October 13, 2013

    Rare birds that make home in Flint Hills down by half

    KANSAS CITY, Missouri — Last year was apparently rough for lesser prairie chickens, a rare grouse that has been a candidate for federal protection for years and is now proposed for inclusion under the Endangered Species Act. In 2012, there were an estimated 34,000 lesser prairie chickens across

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 13, 2013

    Nobel-winning chemist to speak at KSU

    The chemist whose invention is has led to identifying long-buried royalty, analyzing viruses and rescuing people wrongly sentenced to prison will speak at K-State on Wednesday. Kary Mullis, a Nobel Prize-winning chemist, will speak about the origins of a monumental 20th century scientific discovery: the

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 13, 2013

    Journalism school plans events as part of K-State 150th

    On October 24, the AQ Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications will host several events related to Kansas State University’s sesquicentennial. The activities are part of the culmination of yearlong celebration and take place during Homecoming Week. At 10:30 a.m., Jane P. Marshall will

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 13, 2013

    $40 million project to connect buildings, add 107,000 square feet of space

    East entry.phatch

    There are several renovation and construction projects on the horizon for K-State, but perhaps no project carries more impact than the College of Engineering expansion. The estimated $40 million expansion, which is slated to open in the fall of 2015, will add 107,000 square feet to the current

  • Football | October 13, 2013

    Bears survive upset-minded K-State


    Daniel Sams made play after play Saturday, but unfortunately for Kansas State, the game came down to just one — another fourth-quarter interception thrown by the sophomore quarterback to seal a 35-25 loss to the 15th-ranked Baylor Bears at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Sams rushed for

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