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  • Letters | October 22, 2012

    Manhattan will be well served by Phillips, Modesitt

    To the Editor: One of the most enjoyable aspects of serving as Kansas House of Representatives ma-jority leader is the ability to meet hundreds of legislative candidates throughout the sate. In Manhattan, you are particularly fortunate to have two candidates who truly stand out.

  • Football | October 22, 2012

    Strength among computers elevates K-State to No. 3 in the BCS

    The college football season still has six weeks left to go, but many Kansas State fans are wondering what to expect when you’re expecting a national title. K-State is 7-0, at the top of the Big 12 and a serious national title contender. Of course,

  • Local | October 22, 2012

    Rollover accident on K-177

    A 17-year-old girl was seriously injured after she was involved in a rollover accident on K-177 Sunday at approximately 2:15 p.m. Lt. Josh Kyle said the accident occurred near the 98.3 milepost on K-177, about 1.3 miles north of I-70, after the driver, Bailey Cormack, Olathe, lost

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 22, 2012

    Man arrested following search warrant

    The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office and the Wabaunsee County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at 16910 Ebel Road in Wamego early Friday afternoon and arrested an 18-year-old for various drug charges. Deputies arrested Nicholas J. Tidwell for possession of marijuana with intent to

  • Columns |Football | October 22, 2012

    Kinder: K-State still searching for respect

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — All Chris Harper wants is a little respect. That’s not asking for much, is it? Playing the no-respect card is nothing new to Kansas State and its been the motivation of many wins under coach Bill Snyder. But this season, the

  • Football | October 22, 2012

    K-State third in the BCS, No. 4 in polls

    The Kansas State football team, riding high from its 55-14 victory over West Virginia on Saturday night, moved up to No. 3 in the BCS standings on Sunday night. K-State jumped Oregon in the standings, ranking only behind Alabama and Florida. But the Wildcats dropped a

  • Football | October 22, 2012

    Wildcats earn Big 12 honors

    Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein and linebacker Arthur Brown earned Big 12 Conference weekly awards for their performances in the Wildcats 55-14 win over West Virginia. Klein was named the Offensive Player of the Week for the second time this season and third time in his

  • Football | October 22, 2012

    Nelson has big game in Packers’ win

    The Green Bay Packers got another big week out of former Kansas State wide receiver Jordy Nelson. Nelson caught eight passes for 122 yards and a touchdown in the Packers 30-20 win over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday. Rob Jackson made two tackles and a

  • Manhattan High School | October 22, 2012

    MHS freshmen lose to Rural

    The Manhattan High freshmen football team lost on Thursday to Washburn Rural, 60-6. Rural went up 28-0 at halftime. The Indians scored on a 4-yard run in the third quarter to breakup the shutout, but couldn’t get more going on offense. The two-point conversion

  • Tennis | October 22, 2012

    K-State into finals at ITA Regional

    TULSA, Okla. — The Kansas State women’s tennis team was to be well represented in today’s main draw finals at the ITA Central Regional, as junior Petra Niedermayerova and freshman Ivana Kubickova continued their strong play together and as individuals on Sunday. The pair


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