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  • K-State’s Galvan places 129th at NCAAs

    Making her second career appearance in the sports championship race, Kansas State senior Laura Galvan placed 129th Saturday at the Division I Women’s Cross Country Championships in Terre Haute, Indiana. Her final of time of 21:25.2 was a season-best at .

  • For K-State football, the 12th man is a crew of 1,000 workers

    At the corner of Kimball and College avenues is a coliseum epic in size, appearance and spectacle. Each fall 50,000 fans arrive for home football games to watch the gladiators in purple and white battle it out for four quarters of .

  • Wildcats shoot to ragged win over Hampton Ksuwbb23.phatch

    Solid 3-point shooting can cover up a lot of warts in college basketball. The Kansas State women’s basketball team exhibited as much Friday night. The Wildcats hit enough 3s to avenge last season’s 11-point double-overtime loss at Hampton .

  • ‘Fab Lab’ manufactures artificial hand for KS girl

    Does your school have a lab? Maybe a laboratory for chemistry or biology? Today we’ll meet a school laboratory of a different sort. It is what’s called a Fab Lab. This Fab Lab is helping entrepreneurs develop new .

  • A few tips to simplify baking pies for holiday season

    Pie-making can seem intimidating even for seasoned bakers. Part of the reason is that we don’t do it very often. Most people only break out their rolling pins on major holidays like Thanksgiving or Christmas. The other part, I .

  • Figuring out tradition no piece of cake Megan.moser1

    Marriage is about compromise, and I’ve made a big one. My husband and I have sort of a standing agreement to spend the holiday with his family. And while they’re lovely people with a beautiful home and a .

  • Supernatural tales, a dog’s point of view highlight adult fiction picks Marcia.allen1

    The fall book season always provides a nice helping of new fiction surprises.  This year’s list of standouts includes many offerings by bestselling favorites, but it also includes some unusual stories from authors who may not be familiar.&.

  • ‘Six Feet’ a great debut for young author

    It’s hard to believe that “Six Feet Over It” is Jennifer Longo’s debut novel. Her stylistic assuredness and authoritative voice usually belong to more experienced writers, and it will be well worth readers’ time to watch her career .

  • ‘Sleep in Peace’ thrives on WWII history

    “Sleep in Peace Tonight” is a novel about a period in American history almost lost —at least to the general public — to what came after it: America’s involvement in World War II.  The story begins in January 1941 — almost .

  • Ice melts and plants Greggeyestone1

    I’m a little cautious about plant health for next year. This fall has been dry. Along with the quick drop in temperature, it has put stress on our plants. I noticed this past weekend an abundance of residue of .

  • Bruce McMillan Architects additions, achievements

    Bruce McMillan AIA Architects, P.A. announced additions and achievements of its professional staff members. Dana Williamson, a 2014 graduate in architecture from the College of Architecture, Planning and Design at Kansas State University, joined the firm as an intern. Also .

  • City recreation supervisor earns national certification

    Chris Nelson, city recreation supervisor, recently became a Certified Park and Recreation Professional by the National Certification Board and the National Recreation and Park Association. Nelson has been with Manhattan Parks and Recreation for seven years and coordinates youth sports. .


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