• Rossville 59, Rock Creek 46

    At Flush, Rossville used a big fourth quarter to pull away from and beat Rock Creek on Wednesday. The Mustangs had the game tied at 24 at the half, but Rossville took a four-point lead going into the fourth quarter. The .

  • Valley Heights 40, Clifton-Clyde 39

    At Clyde, Valley Heights held on to win against Clifton-Clyde on Wednesday, 40-39. The Mustangs led 20-13 after the first quarter and held that seven-point advantage after two periods. Clifton-Clyde pulled within four points of the lead after the third .

  • Wamego 44, Jefferson West 36

    At Wamego, Wamego needed just three players to score on Wednesday, as the Red Raiders beat Jefferson West, 44-36. The Red Raiders led 10-6 after the first, and held a four-point lead at halftime. Wamego narrowly outscored Jeff West 25-21 .

  • Centralia 61, Frankfort 18

    At Frankfort, Centralia led by 45 points at halftime on Wednesday as it cruised to a 61-18 win over Frankfort. Centralia held the Wildcats to zero points in the first quarter as it piled up a 28-0 lead, and then outscored .

  • ‘Taken 3’ proves tiring Christopher.conner1

    In the third, and supposedly final, installment of the Taken movie franchise, Liam Neeson returns to the roll of Bryan Mills. After two films involving an initial abduction, “Taken 3” respins the plot of “The Fugitive,” only Mills’ friends are more .

  • Lockett is Consensus All-American Lockettcolor.phatch

    Kansas State senior Tyler Lockett was named a Consensus All-American as a kick returner/all-purpose player, the NCAA announced Tuesday. Lockett picked up the 11th Consensus All-America designation in school history and the first since wide receiver Jordy Nelson in 2007. .

  • Cats look for third straight win

    The message Kansas State men’s basketball coach Bruce Weber tells his team hasn’t changed since the Wildcats ended a three-game losing streak with two straight wins. Even after beating No. 16 Oklahoma on Saturday, Weber said he’s still .

  • McAtee rebounds, leads MHS boys past Rural

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team had no trouble taking care of business against Washburn Rural, defeating the Junior Blues 72-40 Tuesday night on its home court. The Indians led 34-16 at halftime and piled it on in the fourth .

  • Junior Blues rout MHS girls

    Not much went right on offense or defense for the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team Tuesday night, as the Indians lost their second league game of the season to Washburn Rural, 65-45. Up until late in the fourth quarter, well .

  • Manhattan mayor running for 2nd commission term

    Mayor Wynn Butler filed for re-election on Monday for the Manhattan City Commission. Butler said his primary issues are the same as they were four years ago: taxes, infrastructure and growth. He said progress has been made, saying that city .

  • Board allows Starnes to resign

    RILEY — USD 378 Superintendent Brad Starnes’ resignation will stand after a long and unusual special meeting of the district’s school board Monday night. Starnes submitted his resignation, effective June 30, to the board last week, saying that the trust that had .

  • Why does I-70 take drivers through so many counties in a short stretch? Riley county township map.phatch

    Q: What’s the deal with Riley County’s borders? Why do I drive from Wabaunsee County into Riley approaching Manhattan westbound on I-70, but suddenly I’m in Geary County until I turn onto K-177 – and then it’s .


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