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  • Vet students earn ‘wings’ with Air Force scholarships

    Two Kansas State University veterinary students recently earned their “wings.” First-year students Erica Hamman, Topeka, and Megan Guyan, Colfax, Calif., have been sworn in as second lieutenants in the U.S. Air Force. The students were officially commissioned by being .

  • Symphony concert spotlights youth winner

    TOPEKA — The Topeka Symphony will present music by Mozart, Sibelius, and Brahms on Saturday in White Concert Hall on the Washburn University campus.  The 7:30 p.m. program, sponsored by the Topeka Symphony League, will be led by the Topeka .

  • ‘Taste of Costa Rica’ to be offered at K-State

    Paola Paez, professor of nutrition at the University of Costa Rica, will visit Kansas State University to share her knowledge on Costa Rican culture, cuisine, nutrition and food safety. “Food and Culture: A Taste of Costa Rica” will be presented .

  • Wildcats struggle in victory

    It would have been easy to assume Kansas State was going to avenge its loss to Baylor by slamming TCU at home on Wednesday. But Wildcats coach Bruce Weber didn’t expect that to happen. In fact, he expected the .

  • Twiss has high motor for K-State track team Twiss.phatch

    Erica Twiss is restless. It’s the way she’s always been. “I’m very active,” the Kansas State senior said this week. “I don’t like sitting around for a long time.” Since she was a kid, Twiss has .

  • K-State sleepwalks past Horned Frogs

    The Kansas State men’s basketball team’s matchup with TCU might’ve easily been mistaken for a zombie movie, not a Big 12 basketball game, as the Wildcats lurched along for a majority of the night before pulling away for .

  • Horned Frogs rout KSU women, 64-44

    FORT WORTH, Texas — If the Kansas State women’s basketball team had planned on making the postseason, the Wildcats’ road just got a little more difficult after Wednesday night. The Wildcats had a chance to make up some ground, facing .

  • Beauregard, ready for state swimming

    At the high-school level, guys that grow up playing football and basketball rarely give it all up to try their luck at competitive swimming. In the case of Cameron Beauregard, there wasn’t much choice. Manhattan High’s top swimmer .

  • Darting made big impression in one perfect season at MHS

    We weren’t anything special. We all knew that. The empty gyms we usually played in — but for a handful of parents — reminded us of that. If we had been the best basketball players at Manhattan High that year — which .

  • K-State tennis team travels to Tulsa

    The 52nd-ranked Kansas State tennis team will begin a four-match stretch away from Manhattan this weekend, as the Wildcats travel to Tulsa, Okla., to face No. 69 North Texas on Saturday and No. 23 Tulsa on Sunday at the Case Tennis Center. .

  • Cats shaky in 65-53 win over TCU

    It wasn’t pretty, but a win is a win. The Kansas State men’s basketball team found a way to beat TCU on Wednesday, shaking off a slow start to win 65-53. The Wildcats (18-8, 8-5 Big 12) opened the .

  • Why you got the alert

    Some Manhattanites might have received an Amber Alert for 10-year-old Hailey Owens in Springfield, Mo., Tuesday night on their phones, but the communication system had an apparent glitch. The girl was abducted near her home around 5 p.m., and an .


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