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  • Editorials | November 22, 2012

    Happy Thanksgiving

    Two years ago in this space, we lamented that Thanksgiving seemed to come and go too quickly, that while it once seemed a multi-day occasion with visitors coming and going and enough leftovers to keep snackers busy, it had become a mere speed bump between

  • Letters | November 22, 2012

    Start holiday shopping on Small Business Saturday

    To the Editor: The traditional holiday shopping season officially kicks off Thanksgiving week with big box stores promoting special Black Friday sales while Cyber Monday supports shopping on-line.

  • Letters | November 22, 2012

    Visit the Optimist Tree Lot and support youth activities

    To The Editor: The Manhattan Breakfast Optimist Club this season is continuing the annual tradition of selling Christmas trees and holiday decorations at the Optimist Tree Lot.

  • Football | November 22, 2012

    Players thankful for Wildcat family

    The idea of the Kansas State football team treating each other like family is not new. Treating teammates as family is one of the traits head coach Bill Snyder tries to instill in each of his teams. Generally speaking, when the players care more about

  • Football | November 22, 2012

    K-State announces 2013 football schedule

    Eight home games, including three straight to open the season and five Big 12 matchups at Bill Snyder Family Stadium, highlight the Wildcats’ 2013 football slate as the conference office announced the composite schedule for all 10 league schools today. “With eight home games at Bill Snyder Family

  • Men's Basketball | November 22, 2012

    Cats outlast Delaware, advance

    For the first time this season, the Kansas State men’s basketball team found itself in a tight game. Despite leading by as much as 11 in the second half, the Wildcats saw Delaware come back and had to hold on to win 66-63 in the

  • Men's Basketball | November 22, 2012

    K-State in 2014 Maui Invitational

    Kansas State has been selected to participate in the 2014 EA SPORTS Maui Invitational hosted by Chaminade at the Lahaina Civic Center in Lahaina, Hawaii, tournament organizers announced on Tuesday.  The exact dates for the tournament will be announced at a later date. The field

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | November 21, 2012

    Burglary ends in arrest

    Riley County officers arrested a Manhattan man for aggravated burglary after an 85-year-old woman found the man at her residence Tuesday morning. Christopher Webber, 29, 320 S. Manhattan Ave., was arrested in the 300 block of Manhattan Avenue after he fled on his bicycle from the residence of

  • Editorials | November 21, 2012

    Let local stores meet your needs

    It’s the day before Thanksgiving, and it seems that everyone who isn’t talking about Thursday’s feast or the feast that the entire football season has been for Kansas State fans is talking about shopping. Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday

  • Columns | November 21, 2012

    A time for thanks on the farm

    Sometimes memories crash into you unexpectedly, a sudden recollection or a scent that reminds you of something or someone important — the joys of a childhood day, the heartbreak of a loved one’s passing. I am always surprised by the emotions that stir again as

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