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  • Women's Basketball | February 23, 2014

    No. 13 WVU routs K-State women, 61-40

    West Virginia used a pair of huge runs in the first half to create all the separation it needed on Saturday to cruise to a 61-40 rout of the Kansas State women’s basketball team at Bramlage Coliseum. (Kansas State’s Ashlynn Knoll scores in

  • Manhattan High School | February 23, 2014

    Scots’ Darting interested in MHS job?

    TOPEKA — With basketball season still in full swing, Manhattan High athletic director Mike Marsh likely hasn’t begun seriously talking with any coaches about who will replace Tim Brooks as head coach of the boys’ basketball program. But when the time comes, it might be

  • Men's Basketball | February 23, 2014

    Sooners hand K-State sixth straight road loss

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    NORMAN, Okla. — Kansas State’s been here before. It’s been here six times before. With Saturday’s 86-73 loss at Oklahoma, the Wildcats lost their sixth straight game on the road. It’s all starting to sound like a broken record for K-State (18-9, 8

  • Manhattan High School | February 23, 2014

    Indians’ rally falls short at Highland Park

    TOPEKA — More often than not, by the time the fourth quarter rolls around, Highland Park is on cruise control. Friday night against Manhattan, the Scots had to earn every bit of their 10-point victory after the Indians put together a furious rally in the fourth

  • Manhattan High School | February 23, 2014

    MHS girls beat scrappy Scots, 44-30

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  • Manhattan High School | February 23, 2014

    MHS qualifies 12 wrestlers for state

    After more than a week since its last action on the mat and a trip to state on the line, the Manhattan High wrestling team put together a solid day from top to bottom at the Washburn Rural regional on Saturday. The Indians placed second

  • Manhattan High School | February 23, 2014

    Beauregard leads the way at state

    It’s been five years since the last time a Manhattan High boys’ swimmer has reached the championship finals in each of his individual events at the Class 6A state swimming and diving meet. Despite entering the weekend seeded outside the top eight in both

  • Books | February 23, 2014

    Student confounds investigators after roommate dies

    “Cartwheel” is a murder mystery and story of family heartbreak that is eerily similar to the Amanda Knox case in Italy. In this novel, Lily Hayes, an American, is on a study abroad semester in Buenos Aires. She lives with the Carrizos and another American,

  • Books | February 23, 2014

    Family remains close-knit despite struggles

    This novel relates the adventures over a two-plus-year period 2010-2013 of an extended Italian-American family who own and operate a shoe business in New York City, told through the eyes of one of its members, Valentine Roncalli, a 35-year-old woman. A designer in the Angelini

  • Books | February 23, 2014

    Book sale offers choices for every reader’s interests

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    Feb. 28 is a very important date at Manhattan Public Library. That’s the scheduled kick-off for the Manhattan Library Association’s annual book sale. For those unfamiliar with the event, it’s a three-day sale of gently used books, DVDs, audiobooks and more. With hardcover


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