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  • Arts, Leisure | November 08, 2013

    Youth ensembles to present concerts

    TOPEKA—-The Topeka Symphony Youth Ensembles will present their fall concerts at 3 pm Sunday, November 17, at Washburn University’s White Concert Hall. Three youth ensembles will perform: Debut Orchestra, conducted by Carolyn Sandquist; Youth Philharmonic, conducted by Carolyn Rich Voth; and Youth Orchestra, conducted by

  • Arts, Leisure | November 08, 2013

    Rumble starts for Country Stampede

    The rumble has started as the Kicker Country Stampede gears up for another year of music. Headliners Luke Bryan and Eric Church will be joined by newcomers Chris Young, Joe Nichols, Dustin Lynch, Thomas Rhett, Charlie Worsham and Tyler Farr.  Award-winning country star Joe Diffie,

  • Local |Kansas State University | November 08, 2013

    KSU test detects dog virus earlier

    A new test developed at the Kansas State University Diagnostic Laboratory is leading to earlier detection of a severe —- and potentially fatal — virus that affects dogs, especially puppies. Canine parvovirus is a highly contagious worldwide disease that involves both domestic and wild canines. It

  • November 08, 2013


    Dorothy Margurettee Decker, 86, of Manhattan, formerly Tucson, Arizona, died Wednesday, while in the company of family members, at Manhattan Homestead Assisted Living. The family provided some of the following information. Dorothy was born in LaJunta, Colo., on Jan. 10, 1927. She was the daughter of the late

  • November 08, 2013

    Officials talk about public hunting areas near Tuttle Creek

    Hunting season for upland birds begins Saturday (and ends Jan. 31), so pheasant and quail hunters will be out in droves this weekend. Many choose to get permission to hunt on private land, but there are also some public hunting spots. Tuttle Creek Wildlife Area includes

  • Football | November 08, 2013

    Cats looking to limit Tech’s big-play attack


    The Texas Tech offense might not be as daunting as Baylor’s, but it’s another well-oiled passing machine that Kansas State has to deal with this weekend. The Red Raiders rank second in the country at 414 passing yards a game, just behind Baylor, and

  • Football | November 08, 2013

    Snyder, Kingsbury differ in styles


    Texas Tech’s rookie head coach Kliff Kingsbury looks like Ryan Gosling and has the charisma and personality of a rock star among fans in Lubbock, Texas. Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder is often compared to a stern, but caring grandfather. It goes without

  • Football | November 08, 2013

    Wallerstedt recalls time as player and coach at K-State

    Wal 000b.phatch

    Matt Wallerstedt loves Kansas State. But unlike many former Wildcat greats, his experience playing and coaching at K-State was marred with something he hates more than anything — losing. Wallerstedt, who grew up in Manhattan and was a star linebacker at Manhattan High, played for K-State

  • Football | November 08, 2013

    Wallerstedt has Red Raiders on track

    The days of all-offense and no-defense Texas Tech teams seem to be behind the Red Raiders. For years under former coach Mike Leach one could count on two things — a lot of points scored by Texas Tech, and more often than not, a lot of

  • Volleyball | November 08, 2013

    K-State volleyball set for home match with West Virginia

    The Kansas State volleyball team will look to rebound from a midweek loss as its gets set to host West Virginia for a 7 pm match on Saturday at Ahearn Field House.  K-State (15-8, 3-7 Big 12) saw its two-match win streak snapped when the Wildcats

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