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Lifestyle

  • Obituaries | September 13, 2013

    Betty Kleiner

    Betty Kleiner, 88, of Manhattan, died Thursday at Via Christi Village in Manhattan.

  • Manhattan High School | September 13, 2013

    Indians go 1-2 at Shawnee Heights

    Every year, the Manhattan High volleyball team gets the chance to measure itself against some of the state’s top volleyball teams at the Shawnee Heights quadrangular meet. Between Silver Lake (No. 2 in Class 3A), Seaman (No. 6 in 5A), Shawnee Heights (No. 2 in 5A) and

  • Columns | September 13, 2013

    Welfare is the goal for millions

    There are many negatives about the Obama administration and the president’s quest to “transform America.” There is one that I believe is the most egregious and will be his legacy. Why the worst? Because his policies and programs on welfare are destroying the American

  • Letters | September 13, 2013

    Huelskamp is a steadfast, honorable conservative

    To the Editor: I attended Congressman Tim Huelskamp’s town hall meeting August 16, and I have read the letters by Karl Kramer and Maggie Davis. Obviously they both support gay marriage, which Rep. Huelskamp does not.  Rep. Huelskamp told us he does not and

  • Letters | September 13, 2013

    MHS volleyball seniors grateful for support of team

    To the Editor: On behalf of the Manhattan High School volleyball team, we — Kaci Cink, Jessie Kujawa, Aubrey Jung, Lauren Goralczyk, Michaela Braun and Erica Hairgrove — would like to say a big “Thank you” to the Man-hattan community for supporting our program through our cookie

  • Football | September 13, 2013

    Wildcats adapting to life with two quarterbacks

    Sports art.phatch

    Kansas State coach Bill Snyder always seems to have a plan for everything. He has Plan A, Plan B and Plan C, and then probably 100 more after that, preparing for every possible scenario that could conceivably take place. Yet, jokingly, he said this week that

  • Football | September 13, 2013

    Cats taking Minutemen seriously

    It doesn’t matter how many times you ask him, or in what way you phrase the question. Bill Snyder doesn’t overlook opposing football teams. K-State could be playing Manhattan High on Saturday, and Snyder would still rattle off several reasons why the Wildcats

  • Football | September 13, 2013

    Like K-State, UMass has its own QB carousel

    Kansas State might be rolling with a two quarterback system, but Massachusetts is still trying to figure out which guy is its best option going forward. Although returning starter Mike Wegzyn was named the Minutemen’s starter before the season, backup AJ Doyle has seen

  • Volleyball | September 13, 2013

    Cats’ unbeaten streak ends with loss to Santa Clara

    The Kansas State volleyball team’s seven-match winning streak to start the season was snapped Thursday night as the Wildcats were swept by Santa Clara 3-0 (25-18, 25-17 and 25-17) at the Haas Pavilion in the Cal Invitational. K-State’s 24 kills and .115 hitting percentage in

  • Area Schools | September 13, 2013

    Flint Hills Christian splits

    The Flint Hills Christian School volleyball team split a pair of matches Thursday. Luckey swept FHCS 25-17 and 25-10, while Flint Hills took two out of three from St. Xavier, winning the match 10-25, 25-23 and 16-14.


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