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  • Manhattan High School | January 24, 2014

    MHS girls squeak past Emporia

    EMPORIA — Just weeks after routing Emporia by 26 at home, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team squeaked out a 50-41 overtime win against the Spartans in the return game. Manhattan led 34-32 in the final seconds of regulation and could have expanded its lead, but instead

  • Local |Kansas State University | January 24, 2014

    Lab honors brothers who had passion for engineering, KSU


    When things you hold dear are taken away, it’s easy to become bitter and secluded. For Kassim and Sorkel Alkhatib, it wasn’t things taken away. It was worse. It was two sons — suddenly gone. In the spring of 2012, Weesam and Shwan Alkhatib, both

  • Local |Government & Politics | January 24, 2014

    City sets street projects for 2014

    City engineer Rob Ott says that several street projects are scheduled this year in Manhattan. Ott makes the point that the projects with top priority are meant to alleviate traffic congestion in the city, or reduce waiting times at various intersections. Ott offered this list

  • I Wonder |Local | January 24, 2014

    Why isn’t the sidewalk snow ordinance enforced?


    Q: Manhattan has a sidewalk snow removal ordinance. Why is it not enforced? I live in and walk the area Leavenworth/11th/Moro/3rd and more than half of the walks are NEVER cleaned.

  • Women's Basketball | January 24, 2014

    Bri Craig finds new role with Wildcats

    Bri Craig is only a sophomore, but there isn’t much she hasn’t done in her year and a half at Kansas State. A year ago the Wildcats probably don’t make the WNIT without Craig, who as a freshman started 34 games, averaging almost

  • Men's Basketball | January 24, 2014

    Wildcats look for road win at Iowa State

    In just three games on the road in conference play, the Kansas State men’s basketball team is already 1-2. And while winning at home is proving to be a trend in the Big 12, winning on the road has been a difficult task. So it

  • Manhattan High School | January 24, 2014

    MHS bowlers finish 3rd in Topeka

    The Manhattan High bowling teams each took third place at the Topeka West Invitational Thursday at Westridge Lanes. The Indians got one individual champion on the day, with Smit Thirakul winning on the boys’ side by rolling a 691 series. “The bright spot for the Indians

  • Manhattan High School | January 24, 2014

    Three MHS baseball players sign LOIs

    Three Manhattan High baseball players signed letters of intent Wednesday morning to play baseball in college after their senior season this spring. Infielder Jacob Biller, pitcher Henry de Noble and outfielder Kellen Myers all made their college decisions official in front of a packed auditorium

  • Local |Kansas State University | January 24, 2014

    KSU prof honored for design work

    A Kansas State University architecture professor has been recognized for his work with students to revitalize downtown Kansas City, Mo. Vladimir Krstic, a professor in the College of Architecture, Planning & Design who serves as director of the Kansas City Design Center, or KCDC, has

  • Local |Kansas State University |Arts & Leisure | January 24, 2014

    Beach exhibit highlights prairie past

    Kansas State University’s Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art is sharing works from its renowned John Steuart Curry collection in the exhibition “John Steuart Curry: Prairie Journeys,” which will be on display through May 11. Most of the Beach Museum of Art’s collection of

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