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  • Columns |Football | October 07, 2013

    Guggisberg: Give Snyder some credit


    You can call it backup quarterback syndrome, or maybe it’s just the human nature that surrounds wanting most what you inevitably can’t have. But as the Kansas State football team has limped to a 2-3 start, with two of those losses coming by

  • Men's Basketball | October 07, 2013

    Spradling taking over at point guard

    When Angel Rodriguez transferred in April, the Kansas State men’s basketball team was put in a pretty tough place. The Wildcats had no point guard in line for the 2013-14 season, having pinned their hopes on having Rodriguez, one of the top point guards

  • Local | October 06, 2013

    Aggieville invaded by zombie dogs, Dorothys and ‘survivors’ for Breadbasket fundraiser


    Sure, zombies want to eat your flesh, but some of them are still softies at heart. Aggieville was invaded by a pack of 37 zombies and survivors — plus one zombie dog — during the third annual Zombie Walk for Hunger on Saturday. Participants donated canned goods to

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 06, 2013

    Brown found guilty in child abuse case

    Antonio Brown has been convicted of first-degree murder and other charges in the death of 14-month old Clayden Urbanek, according to reports in the Salina Journal.  The trial was moved to Riley County earlier this month due to the intense media coverage the case

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 06, 2013

    Beach Museum faces busy October

    K-State’s Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art is offering plenty of activities for patrons of all ages to enjoy during the month of October. The following events, all free unless otherwise indicated, are sponsored by the Beach Museum. They include: • “The World’s Largest

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 06, 2013

    HALO event at K-State Tuesday

    Motivation, leadership and career development, as well as knowledge of the university system, are the focus of the seventh annual Midwest HALO Encuentro, from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm Tuesday at the K-State Union. HALO stands for the university’s Hispanic American Leadership Organization. “The Encuentro started

  • Local |Business |Kansas State University | October 06, 2013

    ONEOK Foundation makes $250K donation for K-State Welcome Center

    The ONEOK Foundation has made a commitment of $250,000 over five years in support of K-State’s new Welcome Center. A patio providing the threshold to the entrance of the K-State Welcome Center will be named the ONEOK Patio. ONEOK is the parent company of Kansas

  • Books | October 06, 2013

    Story of Manhattan’s early history told by native son

    “Frontier Manhattan” traces the development of Manhattan from its founding to 1894, when it was the germ of the city of today. About two-thirds of the book concerns the pre-Civil War era when its residents were greatly involved in the struggle to establish a viable town

  • Books | October 06, 2013

    Silent wife no longer silent

    Reviews this summer called “The Silent Wife” a “must read.” They were right! The story is expertly written in alternating chapters titled “Him” and “Her” that detail the lives of Jodi and Todd. The author hooks the reader in at the outset and doesn’t

  • Books | October 06, 2013

    Pioneer hardship shows in girl’s life

    Carrie Nation once exclaimed, “God has given me a mean fight, a dirty and dangerous fight!” But her fight wasn’t anything like the struggle of a 12-year-old frontier girl to survive on her own in the wilderness. Too often today we forget what hardships

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