• EMS girls’ basketball opens season

    The Eisenhower Middle School eighth-grade girls’ basketball team lost its season opener on Thursday afternoon to Rock Creek, 16-13. The Eagles created steals and turnovers through most of the contest, but struggled to convert on the offensive end. They held .

  • ‘Much Ado,’ German ethnic dinner and more

    TODAY Manhattan Arts Center Wrap It Up! Opening Reception, 1-5 p.m. Open through December 24. Hours are noon-5 p.m. Sunday through Friday and 10 a.m.-5 pm. Saturday. Manhattan Arts Center.   Lecture: “Comics and the Art of Visual Communication,” .

  • Snyder: I was wrong

    K-State football coach Bill Snyder on Saturday called his appearance in campaign ad for Sen. Pat Roberts a “blunder.” At a press conference following the Wildcats’ win over Oklahoma State on Saturday, Snyder answered questions about the endorsement, which received .

  • Wamego’s West Elementary revives costume tradition Halloween2.phatch

    WAMEGO — West Elementary received a dose of character on Friday. Superheroes. Legendary figures. Cartoons. And that was just the teachers’ costumes. Everybody got into the Halloween spirit on Friday after years of costumes not being allowed at the school, which .

  • Wildcats smother Pokes, 48-14, now look to TCU Ksu5.phatch

    Now it’s OK to talk about TCU. Kansas State was all business Saturday night, easing past Oklahoma State, 48-14, at Bill Snyder Family Stadium — the Wildcats’ final hurdle before the highly anticipated showdown with the 10th-ranked Horned Frogs in .

  • Candidates for top offices in Tuesday’s election sound off on some of the most important issues

    GOVERNOR Gubernatorial candidates address state budget Republican Gov. Sam Brownback vs. democratic state Rep. Paul Davis and Libertarian Keen Umbehr STATE TAX REVENUE BROWNBACK Reports in June said Kansas received $338 million less than expected in revenue for fiscal year 2014. In .

  • The most wonderful time of the year Bethany047cut.phatch

    November has been my favorite month for years, but depending on how it goes this year, I don’t know if it can top the October I’ve had. Let’s just say last month was pretty good. I saw .

  • Guggisberg: Early hiccup doesn’t slow defense Ksu2.phatch

    For one drive Saturday night, Oklahoma State’s offense had Kansas State football fans nervous. Oklahoma State took the game’s opening kick off and promptly drove 84 yards for a touchdown in eight quick plays, five of which went to .

  • Wildcats rally to beat Texas Tech Ksuvball.phatch

    The 22nd ranked Kansas State volleyball team knows a thing or two about having its back against a wall. The Wildcats were in that position again after dropping the first two sets to Texas Tech, before coming back for a 3.

  • Schroeder, Melgares tops at 6A cross country

    LAWRENCE - Coming into the Class 6A state cross country meet, sophomore Jackson Schroeder had never won a varsity meet for Manhattan High. That changed Friday on a chilly, breezy morning at Rim Rock Farm, as he edged teammate Michael .

  • Indians finish season with win

    TOPEKA — Manhattan High senior running back Chris Martin isn’t sure whether he wants to play football or run track at the next level. With five touchdowns, 212 yards rushing and an interception in Friday night’s season-ending 45-23 win against .

  • Manhattan girls medal two, take 4th

    LAWRENCE — In three previous runs at the Class 6A state cross country meet, Megan Ochoa has come home to Manhattan without a medal. She finally broke through Friday at Rim Rock Farm, finishing in 15th place in 15:49.8 to bring home .


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