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  • Football | September 23, 2013

    Jellison: It’s time to see if Sams can throw the ball

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    Four games into the season, everyone is still asking the same question. Can Daniel Sams throw? Kansas State coach Bill Snyder says he can. Several of his teammates claim to have seen it done, even Sams touts his own ability to hurl the football around.

  • Volleyball | September 23, 2013

    Fritz wins 250th in Cats’ sweep

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo.  — Kansas State volleyball coach Suzie Fritz recorded her 250th career victory Sunday as the Wildcats swept Missouri State 3-0 (25-17, 25-21, 25-17) at the John Hammon Student Center. K-State had 15.5 team blocks, including career-highs from junior middle blocker Taylor Johnson (9) and redshirt-freshman

  • Football | September 23, 2013

    Newman has pick, TD in Bengals’ victory

    Former Kansas State All-American Terence Newman returned a fumble 58 yards for the go-ahead touchdown as the Cincinnati Bengals beat the Green Bay Packers 34-30 on Sunday. Newman had six tackles and one interception, with one tackle for loss, as the Salina native helped the Bengals

  • Tennis | September 23, 2013

    Cats complete action at K-State Fall Invite

    The first fall tennis event on the Kansas State campus since 1997 came to a conclusion on Sunday afternoon, as the Wildcats carded six singles wins over Omaha. Freshman Riley Nizzi concluded her first weekend in a K-State uniform with an unblemished record of 3-0. The

  • Editorials | September 22, 2013

    Local districts can handle negotiations

    We can’t fault members of the Manhattan-Ogden Board of Education for their indignation at the notion that they support limits on issues open for discussion during contract negotiations with teachers. In fact we applaud their desire to make their own decisions. The Kansas Association

  • Letters | September 22, 2013

    Let’s not fault government for helping the poor, hungry

    To the Editor: Arthur Loub’s recent essay about welfare criticized the president for expanding the nation’s “safety net” during the recession. Reacting to the recession by letting people suffer and starve would have been the wrong response by President Obama or any president.

  • Letters | September 22, 2013

    Why not supplement faculty salaries with private money?

    To the Editor: It seems the time has come when faculty salaries at K-State should be supplemented by private money. After all, the major Regents’ administrators received hefty salaries this year, all funded from the private sector. Since the state supplies only about 25 percent of

  • Letters | September 22, 2013

    Honor a veteran with a brick for Armed Forces Memorial

    To the Editor: On November 11, Veterans Day, our nation will honor all who have served in the armed forces. A way to personally honor someone you know who has served, or even your own service, is by purchasing a memorial brick.

  • Letters | September 22, 2013

    Downtown looks great without all those trees

    To the Editor: I cannot believe downtown Manhattan now. There was a time that I hated to go downtown.

  • Local |Business | September 22, 2013

    The return of Rusty ... and Big Boy, too

    Rusty Wilson is back from his trip to the set of the Pawn Stars TV show, and the Bob’s Big Boy sign is back with him. Does that mean the celebrity Las Vegas pawn shop owners didn’t offer enough money to interest the


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