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  • Wildcats rout Florida Atlantic, 63-7

    Kansas State opened its home schedule with a bang on Saturday, beating Florida Atlantic, 63-7, at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. The Wildcats scored seven rushing touchdowns, including five in the first half, as they racked up 336 yards on the ground. .

  • MHS cross country records several personal bests at Missouri Southern Stampede

    Manhattan was the first Kansas school across the line at the Missouri Southern Stampede on Saturday morning. Head cross country coach Susan Melgares saw several personal bests from the Indians. The boys finished third overall, while the girls came in .

  • Several players see the field in 50-6 win over Highland Park

    Even in a big win like Friday night’s, there are teaching moments. Head coach Joe Schartz found plenty in Manhattan’s 50-6 win over Highland Park. Several players saw action on both sides of the ball, some for the .

  • Ex-student’s post tests race relations at KSU

    A social media post of two white women in what appeared to be blackface with a caption using a racial slur caused a stir among K-State students on Thursday. A screenshot of the image flew across Twitter Thursday morning and .

  • Principal says MHS illness resolved

    The Manhattan High School’s gastrointestinal illness outbreak is over, Principal Greg Hoyt said Friday morning. Hoyt said the number of students sent home or absent this week has fallen below last year’s baseline average for illness related absences. “.

  • K-Staters split on university’s new weapons policy at forum

    K-State community members seemed to have mixed feeling on the university’s new proposed weapons policy during a discussion Thursday afternoon. The university has drafted the policy to comply with a state law allowing people to carry concealed guns on .


    Louise Agnes VanNahmen, 89, died Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2016, at Hodgeman County Health Center in Jetmore. She was born Dec. 19, 1926, in Wright, the daughter of Frank and Elizab eth Schuette Durler. On Oct. 17, 1946, she married ‘John’ Sylvester VanNahmen in Wright. He passed away .


    Marilyn F. Johnson, 84, Manhattan, died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was born April 7, 1932, in Riley County. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home..


    Patricia L. Fangman Haverkamp, 68, Seneca, died Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016. The family provided some of the following information. She was born April 10, 1938, in Axtell, to Albert and Irene Koch Fangman. On June 18, 1957, she married William ‘Bill’ L. Haverkamp at St. Mary’s .


    Patricia Ann Nelson, 71, of McCloud, Oklahoma, and formerly of Westmoreland, died Friday, June 10, 2016, at the Saint Anthony Shawnee Hospital. The family prov ided some of the following information. Pat was a member of the Westmoreland community starting in 1990 until she .


    Emma Zerr, 95, Quinter, died Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016, at Gove County Medical Center in Quinter. The family provided some of the following information. Emma was born in Gove County on Jan. 6, 1921, to Valentine and Anna (Zimmerman) Wildeman. She was united in marriage .

  • KSU researchers to help improve beef industry

    The Food and Drug Administration has greenlighted a pilot project by veterinary researchers at Kansas State University to monitor antibiotic use in beef feedlots and dairies with a $1.5 million grant - $300,000 per year for five years. ‘Our long-term goal is .


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