• K-State volleyball season tickets on sale today

    With the 2015 campaign just a little more than four months away, K-State volleyball season tickets are now on sale today. Season ticket prices remain unchanged from a year ago, with packages starting at $3 per match. In addition to reserved seating, .

  • Rock Creek JV splits with Abilene

    The Rock Creek junior varsity softball team jumped out to an early lead on Abilene and captured a 13-0 victory on Thursday on the road. The Mustangs later lost the second game, 4-3. Seven runs in the first three innings .

  • Targeted strikes on Iran unwise

    Perhaps the framework for the nuclear deal with Iran won’t prevent Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons, or even nuclear weapons capability, until the end of time. Perhaps progress to this point, difficult as it has been, is so delicate .

  • 2014 pay up for area’s best-compensated public employees

    A combination of retirements and raises meant it was a good year for the highest- paid public-sector officials in the Manhattan area. The top 10 wage earners in local governments — not counting those at K-State — saw an 11-percent increase in pay .

  • Earth Day, puppet show, storm-spotter training

    TODAY Read with Dogs, 2-4 p.m. The Reading Education Assistance Dogs program gives children the opportunity to practice and enjoy reading in a fun, low stress environment. No registration required. Sign up for a 15 minute time slot when you .

  • Bomb suspect appears in court; 2nd man charged Booker2.phatch

    TOPEKA — Immediately after FBI agents on Friday arrested John T. Booker Jr., who is accused of plotting to bomb Fort Riley, a second Topeka man who admitted he knew about the bomb scheme was taken into custody. Alexander E. Blair, 28, .

  • Commissioners reflect on first female majority in 20 years

    It’s been 20 years since Manhattan has had a female majority on the city commission. “It’s always interesting that three women on the commission is news, and it’s not news when it’s three men on the commission,” .

  • Man charged in bomb plot called strange, troubled

    TOPEKA — John T. Booker Jr. struck others as strange or even troubled but also as a young man not shy about discussing his faith as a Muslim or debating Islamic philosophy at the Topeka mosque he attended. His name tag .

  • Cattle auctions show hectic side of rural life in Kansas Action.phatch

    It’s Thursday evening, the night before an auction, and cattle are beginning to arrive. Manhattan Commission Company already smells like livestock — it always does — but the back lot is also about to get loud. The animals disembark trailers in .

  • Young engineers build with straws, tape at KSU Open House Open3.phatch

    When it came to masking tape, the saying “less is more” did not apply for a group of about 30 kids who spent Saturday morning building windmills out of craft supplies in the leadership studies building at the annual K-State Open .

  • Frogs blank Wildcats to even series

    By the time Kansas State could string together any offense, it was already too late. TCU pitcher Preston Morrison pitched a complete-game shutout, holding the Wildcats to four hits and two walks while striking out six in a 9-0 win .

  • Cats have work to do in return game B1.11114.ksufb7.phatch

    Most people probably remember Tyler Lockett’s mastery in the punt return game. And with good reason, too. Lockett returned 21 punts last season for 402 yards and two touchdowns, and won the Jet Award as the nation’s top return specialist. .


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