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  • Manhattan High School | October 16, 2012

    MHS soccer routs Chargers, 10-0

    The Manhattan High boys soccer team is determined to finish the regular season strong. After pounding Highland Park last Thursday in a 10-0 shutout win, the Indians did it again Monday at home, dismantling the Topeka West Chargers in a 10-0 win. The Indians led 5

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 16, 2012

    Multiple-vehicle accident on K-18

    A three-vehicle pile-up occurred on K-18 about 2.5 miles west of Manhattan at approximately 6 p.m. on Monday. Three people were taken to the hospital. According to officials, Andrew King, 21, Ogden, driving a 2008 Honda, was stopped in traffic because of a minor accident ahead in the

  • Local |Education | October 16, 2012

    Kansas high school sponsors vet flight

    Kansas veterans will be traveling to Washington, D.C. again on the fifth Honor Flight accompanied by high school students from Kansas. Jackson Heights High School is sponsoring the flight and sending 17 students to accompany 25 veterans. Six veterans of World War II and 19 veterans from

  • Men's Basketball | October 16, 2012

    K-State looking for consistency


    Bruce Weber knows he has a hard-nosed, defensively sound basketball team. Now Weber says the Kansas State men’s basketball team needs to get consistent on offense. Oh, and improve their free throw shooting. And getting some leadership would be nice too. Just four practices

  • Football | October 16, 2012

    WVU coach: K-State biggest challenge

    West Virginia might have erased some of the hype surrounding a potential matchup of two top five ranked Big 12 teams when it was blown out by Texas Tech last weekend, but coach Dana Holgorsen says Kansas State will be its biggest challenge this year. Three

  • Volleyball | October 16, 2012

    Jayhawks a challenge for Wildcats

    The excitement is always high anytime Kansas State and Kansas tangle. This season, the first of two meetings for the volleyball edition of the Sunflower Showdown has an extra jolt. For the first time in the series history both teams are ranked. The 14th-ranked Wildcats

  • Women's Basketball | October 16, 2012

    Undersized Cats trying to be creative

    The Kansas State women’s basketball team might be trading in its high-tops for some track shoes this year when the Wildcats open the season next month. It’s not an ideal situation in the always-tough and very large Big 12 Conference, but it’s the

  • Letters | October 15, 2012

    Harms has great knowledge, passion for Riley Countians

    To the Editor: In the six years I have known Rod Harms, he has served as a key volunteer with the Kansas State Rowing Association and a mentor to me and other Manhattan High School and Kansas State University students while employees of the Civitas

  • Editorials | October 15, 2012

    Casualties of Mideast strife

    The 30 or so Palestinians who won’t be receiving U.S. scholarship money any more are hardly the first victims of the conflict in the Middle East. Nor are they close to being the worst victims. After all, they’re alive and thus able to

  • Letters | October 15, 2012

    Despite the rhetoric, is our country being led into ruin?

    To the Editor: According to C.S. Lewis, the sins of the spirit are worse than the sins of the flesh. The reason he gives for this is that if you commit the sins of the flesh, you know you are a sinner and in

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