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  • Columns |Men's Basketball | December 09, 2013

    Jellison: December important for K-State


    Let’s be honest, November was basically a disaster for the Kansas State men’s basketball team. Thomas Gipson was hurt from the start, and the Wildcats struggled to find any sort of identity in losing their opening game to Northern Colorado. Then, looking to

  • Football | December 09, 2013

    Thomas leads Dolphins in win over Steelers

    Between position battles at running back and injuries throughout his career, Miami running back Daniel Thomas hasn’t always had it easy during his NFL career. Despite still being listed as probable for an ankle injury, Thomas showed what made him one of Kansas State’

  • Area Schools | December 09, 2013

    MCC men split games

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team split a pair of weekend games in Nebraska. The Crusaders defeated Grace University on Friday night, 59-56, before falling to Bellevue University, 95-59, on Saturday. Friday’s game against Grace was a region contest for the Crusaders

  • Area Schools | December 09, 2013

    MCC women rout Grace

    The third-ranked MCC women (6-2) rolled over Grace University, 92-39, Friday in Omaha. Manhattan scored the first 13 points of the game to force a Grace timeout. From there, MCC extended its lead to 18-2 before taking a 40-16 halftime lead. The Crusaders scored the first 13

  • Area Schools | December 09, 2013

    Manhattan Wildcats win tournament

    The Manhattan Wildcats 6th grade boys basketball team took first place in the Abilene Invitational Tournament this past weekend. In pool play the Wildcats defeated the Beloit Blazers 47-44, the Salina Dawgs 45-33, and the Cardinal Crew 40-33. In the championship game they defeated the

  • Football | December 08, 2013

    Wildcats to play Michigan in Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl

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    After a wild final weekend, the wait is finally over. Kansas State is headed back to the desert to play the Big Ten’s Michigan Wolverines in the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl on Saturday, Dec. 28 at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Ariz. Just 72 hours ago

  • Local | December 08, 2013

    Crowds brave frigid temperatures for holiday parade


    You want spirit? Celebrants who braved the cold Friday night for the Mayor’s Spirit of the Holiday Lighted Parade gave new meaning to the word. And however much spirit was involved, hardly anyone dared stay outside without a few breaks. Kathryn Talbot and her

  • Local |Government, Politics | December 08, 2013

    Local group proposes complete parks overhaul

    The city commission may ultimately agree or disagree with a local group’s proposal to revamp Manhattan’s entire system of parks and sports facilities – but the report isn’t likely to be digested quickly. Yes, it’s that comprehensive, and contains several spectacular suggested

  • Local | December 08, 2013

    Two-story house saved from blaze

    The Manhattan Fire Department saved a two-story house from burning to the ground Friday night. At 10:46 p.m., the department was called to 3144 Ella Lane.  Department officials said that upon arrival, crews found a two-story residential structure with light smoke coming from the rear

  • Local | December 08, 2013

    Don’t whine! It’s actually been colder

    Obviously, it’s cold outside. In fact, weather services have predicted this will be one of the coldest weeks ever recorded during this time of the year. The forecast calls a mean temperature of 23.6 degrees for the week ending Monday, according to information gathered by

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