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  • Football | November 08, 2013

    Snyder, Kingsbury differ in styles


    Texas Tech’s rookie head coach Kliff Kingsbury looks like Ryan Gosling and has the charisma and personality of a rock star among fans in Lubbock, Texas. Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder is often compared to a stern, but caring grandfather. It goes without

  • Football | November 08, 2013

    Wallerstedt recalls time as player and coach at K-State

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    Matt Wallerstedt loves Kansas State. But unlike many former Wildcat greats, his experience playing and coaching at K-State was marred with something he hates more than anything — losing. Wallerstedt, who grew up in Manhattan and was a star linebacker at Manhattan High, played for K-State

  • Football | November 08, 2013

    Wallerstedt has Red Raiders on track

    The days of all-offense and no-defense Texas Tech teams seem to be behind the Red Raiders. For years under former coach Mike Leach one could count on two things — a lot of points scored by Texas Tech, and more often than not, a lot of

  • Volleyball | November 08, 2013

    K-State volleyball set for home match with West Virginia

    The Kansas State volleyball team will look to rebound from a midweek loss as its gets set to host West Virginia for a 7 pm match on Saturday at Ahearn Field House.  K-State (15-8, 3-7 Big 12) saw its two-match win streak snapped when the Wildcats

  • Obituaries | November 07, 2013


    Dorothy Decker, 86, of Manhattan died Wednesday at the Homestead Care Home in Manhattan. A memorial service will be at the Sedalia Community Church, 6040 North 52nd St., at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9. A full obituary will be published later.

  • Local |Government, Politics | November 07, 2013

    Eastes named director of parks deparment

    Eddie Eastes has been named the new director of Parks and Recreation for the City of Manhattan. City manager Ron R. Fehr announced the appointment on Thursday. Eastes was selected from an initial pool of more than 55 applicants in a national search, and chosen from

  • Obituaries | November 07, 2013


    Olive Joy Simmons, 88, of Wamego and formerly of Manhattan, died Wednesday at the Valley Vista Good Samaritan Society home in Wamego. The family provided some of the following information. Olive was born on Sept. 18, 1925, in Bozeman, Mont. She was the daughter of Samual and Margaret (

  • November 07, 2013

    Indians travel to Maize for playoff opener

    Friday’s playoff game between Manhattan and Maize will be a clash of opposing football philosophies. On one side you have Manhattan, a defense-led squad that tries to grind out the clock and win by stopping its opponent. The Maize Eagles will counter with a

  • Obituaries | November 07, 2013


    Margie Mae Howard Yeager, 88, of Manhattan, formerly of Wamego, died October 30. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home & Cremation in Manhattan.

  • Movies | November 07, 2013

    It’s no time to watch DVDs, but here are some new ones


    This is not the season for new DVD rentals and sales. Late in the month, some people will begin buying relatively new movies on home viewing media to give as Christmas presents. In December the weather may turn nasty enough that on some nights some

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