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  • Riley County 69, BV-Randolph 52

    At Randolph, Riley County jumped out to a 23-point halftime lead and never looked back against Blue Valley in the two teams’ season opener. Alex Sager led the Falcons with 12 points, while Brice Brummett, Nick Serrano and Zach Richard each .

  • Centralia 46, Valley Heights. 45, OT

    At Centralia, Valley Heights dropped its season opener in overtime to the Panthers, giving up a big second-half lead in the process. The Mustangs led 31-22 at halftime, but scored just 13 points combined in the second half to allow Centralia .

  • Cold tolerance of plants Greggeyestone1

    When it is cold outside, I have to put on extra layers of clothing or go inside to stay warm. Plants don’t have this option and must move water in and out of their cells to survive. A well .

  • Program helps students become state-approved mediators

    As part of a new conflict resolution program, Kansas State University students are becoming eligible for state approval as mediators and are helping families and Kansas communities. The College of Human Ecology’s School of Family Studies and Human Services .

  • Cancer prevalent in pets but treatable, says veterinarian

    About 50 percent of dogs and 33 percent of cats 10 years and older will develop cancer. A Kansas State University veterinarian says depending upon the type of cancer, it may be very treatable. Mary Lynn Higginbotham, assistant professor of oncology in the .


    Edward Lee Miller, 86, Wamego, died Wed., Dec. 3, 2014, at Westy Community Care Home.  Eddie was born March 24, 1928, the son of Charles and Alice Tucker Miller. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. Eddie was an auto .


    Marvin Eugene Oppenlander, 79, of Wamego, passed away Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice of Manhattan. His family provided some of the following information. Marvin was born Jan. 18, 1935, in Manhattan, the son of Harry E. and Gladys L. Mann Oppenlander. .

  • Renowned cellist gives McCain audience a beautiful evening Ben.nyberg

    Emerging from a wing of McCain Auditorium’s stage this past Wednesday evening, renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma was greeted with sustained applause by a near sellout crowd. He came alone, cello in hand, proceeded to center stage where sat a .

  • Obama’s ineptitude on defense evident again

    President Barack Obama’s decision to fire Chuck Hagel as secretary of Defense has revealed serious splits between those who fight the country’s wars and the White House. Hagel was caught in the middle. Instead of parroting White House .

  • K-State volleyball ends season with NCAA tourney loss to Utah

    LINCOLN, Neb. — The Kansas State volleyball team’s season ended Friday night, losing to Utah in a three-game sweep (25-16, 25-16, 25-17) to open the NCAA Championships at the Bob Devaney Athletics Center. The Wildcats (22-9) were lead by senior .

  • Indians defeat Red Demons, 69-61

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team got the first win of the Benji George era with a 69-61 win over Dodge City Friday night. The Indians led for the entire second half but struggled to put away the pesky Red .

  • MHS girls rout Dodge City, 58-25

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team opened its season Friday night with a dominant win over Dodge City, outscoring the Red Demons 31-8 in the final two quarters to put the game away. The Indians got a game-high 19 points from .


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