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  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | January 31, 2016

    Grandview Plaza police drop charges against 25 soldiers

    Police have dropped all charges against the 25 soldiers from Fort Riley, Kansas, who were arrested earlier this month at a house party, according to the Army Times. The soldiers, who had faced drug- and alcohol-related charges, still could be disciplined by their commanders. “From our

  • Women's Basketball | January 31, 2016

    Wecker, Ohlde turn rivalry into friendship

    Kendra.mercury

    Kendra Wecker and Nicole Ohlde had to go into the Kansas State Athletics Hall of Fame together. It couldn’t have happened any other way. They grew up only 54 miles apart. Wecker from Marysville, Ohlde from Clay Center, the two were rivals at every level

  • Men's Basketball | January 31, 2016

    Big run propels Cats past Rebels

    It wasn’t always pretty, but eventually Kansas State found a way to get its offense going. The Wildcats used a 19-2 second-half run to push ahead by as many as 18 points on Saturday before holding on to beat Ole Miss, 69-64, in Bramlage Coliseum

  • Women's Basketball | January 31, 2016

    Poor second quarter dooms Cats vs. Horns

    The Kansas State women had No. 6 Texas right where they wanted them. But only for one quarter on Saturday night. The rest of the game belonged to the Longhorns, who used a big second quarter to get all the separation they would need to beat

  • Manhattan High School | January 31, 2016

    MHS girls fall short vs. McPherson

    MCPHERSON — Even though his team ended the weekend with a pair of losses and finished in fourth place at the Mid-America Classic, Manhattan High girls’ coach Scott Mall knows how valuable the experience was for his young team. The Indians lost a close matchup with

  • Area Schools | January 31, 2016

    Rock Creek boys win Pott Co. clash

    WAMEGO — The gym at Wamego High School was packed to the brim in preparation for the renewal of the rivalry with Rock Creek on Friday. Unfortunately for the Red Raider faithful, it would not be their day as they fell at home to the Mustangs, 56

  • Area Schools | January 31, 2016

    Mustangs complete rally at Wamego

    WAMEGO — The Rock Creek girls’ basketball team had been on the losing end of half a dozen close games this season. But for the second game in a row, the Mustangs managed to find a way to close out a tight game, rallying for a 37

  • Manhattan High School | January 31, 2016

    MHS boys beat Emporia, 54-35

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball stayed undefeated in Centennial League play with a 54-35 win over Emporia Saturday night on the road. After leading 26-20 at halftime, the Indians used an 11-0 run in the third quarter to take control of the game and lead 39

  • Tennis | January 31, 2016

    K-State tennis takes down North Texas

    PULLMAN, Wash. — The Kansas State women’s tennis team, led by freshmen Ana Garcia Navas and Millie Stretton each earning their second singles wins of the weekend, wrapped up play at Hollingbery Fieldhouse with a 6-1 victory over North Texas on Saturday. Garcia Navas, playing

  • Area Schools | January 31, 2016

    Riley County sweeps Wabaunsee

    At Riley, the Riley County boys used a big fourth quarter to score a win at home on Friday, beating Wabaunsee 57-50. The Chargers led 13-12 after the first quarter and 21-18 going into the half. Riley County stormed back in the third to pull


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