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  • Court Calendar | April 24, 2016

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    This is NOT an official court calendar and is subject to change. Monday, April 25, 2016 9:00 - 9:00 Anderson, Todd SENTENCING (16 CR 46 Theft, etc.) BKD III 9:00 Bennett, Glenn W SENTENCING (16 CR 9 Criminal Threat…etc.) JJC III 9:00 Bennett, Glenn Motion for Work Release (15 TR 504 DUI #2) BKD III 9:00 Boyer, Rebecca

  • Golf | April 24, 2016

    Cats in 5th at Big 12 tourney

    SAN ANTONIO — Staying consistent with a score of 6-over-par 294 on Saturday, the Kansas State women’s golf team remains in fifth place following second-round play at the 2016 Big 12 Championship at Dominion Country Club. The Wildcats hold a 36-hole score of 13-over 589, two shots ahead of 25

  • Football | April 24, 2016

    QBs shine in annual spring game

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    Bill Snyder says he truly doesn’t know who will be his starting quarterback next season. If Saturday’s spring game was any indication, Kansas State’s Hall of Fame coach is telling the truth. Much like last season’s spring scrimmage, Joe Hubener, Alex

  • Arts & Leisure | April 24, 2016

    MAC show ‘Chicago’ swings into production

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    There’s a fight between two lovers in 1920s Chicago. One ends up dead. The other ends up famous. “Chicago” follows the story of the “merry mistresses of Murderer’s Row,” complete with all the glitz and glamour of the Jazz Age. The production at

  • Football | April 24, 2016

    Scrimmage highlights new faces on defense

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    Injuries on the defensive side of the ball likely cost Kansas State some wins a year ago. As the hurt players began to pile up, the Wildcats’ coaching staff had no choice but to throw several young players into the mix midseason, giving each a

  • Local |Business |Agriculture | April 24, 2016

    Family farm in St. George welcomes end of lambing season

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    Sometimes it takes a village to raise a lamb. Ebert Sheep Farm in St. George is currently home to 175 lambs, but most of them will only be around for a few more months. The farm’s long-term residents include 125 ewes, six rams, one llama, two

  • Football | April 24, 2016

    Wildcats show depth at wide receiver

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    Kansas State finished its spring practices still trying to build depth at a few positions, but at least one area of the team has plenty of players to choose from. The Wildcats got plenty of contributions from its wide receiver corps during Saturday’s Purple

  • Local |Government & Politics | April 24, 2016

    USD 378 board split on bond issue

    As Riley County residents prepare to vote on a $22.5-million bond issue for school renovations, USD 378 staff and school board members remain divided as to whether the plan will benefit their district. The plan seeks to expand high school facilities and move middle school classes

  • Local | April 24, 2016

    Circus features 5th-generation performers

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    Like three generations of women before her, Jeannie Ibarra is a circus mom. Watching her children perform dangerous tricks comes with the territory. Ibarra is also the ringmaster, a job that requires poise and confidence at all times. In the final act of a performance

  • Baseball | April 23, 2016

    Wildcats rally to beat Bears

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    Six different Kansas State players had multi-hit games, Jake Scudder hit his second home run of the series and the Wildcat offense powered to an 11-7 win over Baylor on Saturday at Tointon Family Stadium. K-State (17-22, 4-10 Big 12) snapped its three-game losing streak by


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