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  • Letters | October 24, 2012

    Carlin is always willing to listen to constituents

    To the Editor: We are writing to show our ongoing support for Sydney Carlin. She’s been a great public servant to the citizens of Manhattan and Riley County as a representative in the Kansas Legislature.

  • Manhattan High School | October 24, 2012

    Indians advance, play Lawrence Thursday


    Manhattan High’s goal, as it is every season, is to make the state tournament. After a 4-1 victory over seventh-seeded Lawrence Free State on Tuesday night, they are one game closer. The Indians led comfortably all night long, but the game wasn’t business

  • Movies | October 24, 2012

    ‘Alex Cross’ offers action, but lacks imagination


    The thing about the new movie “Alex Cross” is that little imagination seems to have been used in its making. I mean, it has its wounded hero sitting on the tail gate of an ambulance, rehashing the events of the battle at the story’s

  • Football | October 24, 2012

    K-State, Oregon race close to Harper

    Though nobody seems to doubt Alabama’s worthiness of the BCS top spot, No. 2 through 4 looks like it could be a game of musical chairs every week between Florida, Kansas State and Oregon. On Sunday, the Wildcats leapfrogged the Ducks in the standings to No. 3

  • Columns |Football | October 24, 2012

    Seaton: What I really ought to say about K-State football

    Ned seaton

    As an increasingly gray-haired guy, I probably ought to be the one to offer some sage advice. I know there are some young whippersnappers in the audience working themselves into a froth over the idea of Kansas State playing for the national championship in football

  • Football | October 24, 2012

    FB Wilson plays key role for Cats

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    For Kansas State, senior Braden Wilson is more than just another hard-nosed fullback. Since his freshman year in 2009, Wilson has played a critical role in blocking for the K-State offense. From running back Daniel Thomas in 2009-10 to current quarterback Collin Klein, each season Wilson

  • Columns |Football |Volleyball | October 24, 2012

    Bauman: Fritz, Snyder cut from the same cloth

    There is no doubt the Kansas State football team has the community in a frenzy these days. The job head coach Bill Snyder has done is once again reminding the world why the man has had a highway and a stadium named after him. But

  • Columns | October 23, 2012

    An antidote for student debt…

    A March 2012 study by the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press found that 84 percent of college graduates thought the expense of going to college was a good investment. As a university president, it is easy to feel reassured. As the parent of

  • Editorials | October 23, 2012

    Fewer sparks, more agreement

    For much of Monday night’s debate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney sounded less like a candidate seeking change than someone who supports most of America’s present foreign policy. As often as not, he agreed with President Barack Obama’s policies, and in some

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 23, 2012

    RCPD’s new ally in fighting crime: Twitter

    Following in the footsteps of police departments across the country, the Riley County Police Department is using social media, particularly Twitter, to reach out to the public, and officials say the results have been beneficial. So far, Twitter has helped in the investigations of six

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