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  • Wetmore 61, Valley Heights 55

    At Onaga, Valley Heights lost the fifth-place game at the Twin-Valley League tournament to Wetmore to end its week with a 1-2 record in its first games without leading scorer Brandi Jo Roepke, who tore an ACL before the tournament .

  • Frankfort 57, Clifton-Clyde 43

    At Onaga, Frankfort closed out its week at the Twin-Valley League tournament with a consolation game win over Clifton-Clyde to move to 2-1 on the week. The Wildcats trailed by five at halftime, but took a five-point lead into the .

  • Cats learn to lean on Williams Williams3.phatch

    Back in November, Kansas State needed every bit of Nino Williams’ 14-point, 12-rebound performance to hang on and beat Bradley. It was the third game of a stretch of six straight that saw Williams score in double figures — the longest .

  • Nelson scores TD in Pro Bowl Nelsoncolor.phatch

    GLENDALE, Ariz. — J.J. Watt danced, Jimmy Graham dunked, Odell Beckham Jr. dazzled and Jordy Nelson caught a touchdown. The Pro Bowl in the desert was all about having a good time. Few moved very fast, no one flattened a .

  • K-State tennis loses to top-ranked UCLA

    LOS ANGELES, Calif. – The 64th-ranked Kansas State women’s tennis team faced its biggest challenge of the spring Sunday, as the Wildcats met No. 1 UCLA in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Season Kick-off at the Los Angeles Tennis Center. The .

  • Retain tax incentives for college savings

    We hope 2nd District Rep. Lynn Jenkins isn’t the only member of Congress making noise about President Barack Obama’s plan to scale back the tax advantages of a key middle-class college savings program. “It’s a tax increase .

  • Dancing Pros, dueling pianos and ‘Boyhood’

    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 .

  • Art, writing contest important part of MLK events

    Manhattan Public Library hosted and sponsored the 2015 Martin Luther King, Jr. Art and Writing Contest, which has been an important part of MLK Day events for more than 15 years. The theme for this year’s contest was “Only Love Can .

  • Book explores humans’ use of maps through history

    “On the Map: A Mind-Exploding Exploration of the Way the World Looks” is a fascinating book about the history of maps, or, perhaps more accurately, the history of how people interact with maps. British author Simon Garfield is best known .

  • Witnesses, motives abound in ‘Big Little Lies’

    “Big Little Lies” is a sometimes humorous, sometimes sad novel that focuses on three women in Australia who have children in the same kindergarten class. The women don’t know it, but they and their children are in for a .

  • 70 years later, veterans recall Battle of the Bulge Siebert.phatch

    ABILENE — Julian Siebert looked down the barrel of an 88-mm artillery gun mounted on a German tank on Christmas Day, 1944. He and the other American soldiers he was with had no choice but to surrender to Germany. They were trapped. .

  • Brownback points to Legislature for budget woes

    TOPEKA — Income tax cuts that are being blamed for a deep state budget deficit were the work of the Legislature and not the governor’s office, Kan. Gov. Sam Brownback told a group of business leaders this week. Speaking at .





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