To the Editor: Dale Herspring’s Feb. 23 column, “Obama picks incompetent ambassadors,” attacked the current administration for putting politics ahead of professionalism in choosing diplomats. Though he did not cite a source, Herspring claimed that 50 percent of the Obama admin-istration’.
Bernie Hayen, Manhattan city treasurer, called February’s sales tax collection “nothing but good news.” The city received a distribution from the state of $1,848,773 for the month – basically reflecting sales in December when adjusted for lag time. That represents a .
If you go to see the new film “Pompeii,” pay the extra money and see the three-dimensional version. This is a visual movie first, foremost, and altogether. And certainly the historic occasion gives the movie lots of opportunities for spectacular .
LAWRENCE — For more than six minutes Wednesday night Kansas State didn’t look like a team that had lost five of its last six games, or a team that was six games under .500 and likely missing out on the postseason .
AMES, Iowa — For the third time time this season, the Kansas State track and field team is in Cyclone country — this time for the Big 12 Indoor Championships. Beginning Friday at Iowa State’s Lied Recreational Center, the Texas men and .
The Kansas State tennis team is looking to end a two-match losing skid this weekend when the Wildcats travel to New York for a pair of matches on Friday and Saturday. K-State will face No. 36 Columbia on Friday at 9 a..
With the weekend forecast calling for winter weather conditions, including the chance for accumulating snow and below-freezing temperatures, Kansas State’s home-opening baseball series with Milwaukee has been cancelled. Instead, the Wildcats will travel to Abilene, Texas, for games .
Junior Alyx Treasure was named Big 12 Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week for her performance this past Friday in the high jump at the K-State Open. Treasure’s jump of 6-00.00 not only won the event, but also .
K-State men’s basketball players Ryan Schultz and Will Spradling were among 29 athletes named to the 2014 Academic All-Big 12 First and Second Teams, as announced by the league office on Wednesday. Schultz was one of 16 players to earn first-team academic all-conference .
Taking a long season one game at a time is one of the most popular sports clichés of all time, but more often than not, it’s difficult to do. With a regular-season finale against Seaman — the other undefeated .
Manhattan High boys’ co-interim coach Benji George told the team to prepare for Tuesday’s game against Hayden as if it would come down to the final possession. After a furious Manhattan rally in the final quarter, the prediction rang .
At Marysville, the Wamego girls’ baskeball team never quite found the dagger against Marysville Tuesday night, but the Red Raiders managed to win every quarter in what turned into a 17-point win in the end. Wamego led by nine at .
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