Tuesday, October 13, 2015


  • Football | October 10, 2015

    Horned Frogs edge Cats at the end


    If football games were only two quarters, Kansas State might just be in luck. For the second straight week, the Wildcats were unable to hold onto a halftime lead, as second-ranked TCU rallied from 18 points down Saturday to stun K-State 52-45 in the final minutes

  • Local |Business | October 10, 2015

    Charting the western cattle trail system for future generations

    A National Park Service researcher is calling. He is working on a feasibility study which is considering the addition of the Western Cattle Trail to the National Park System. The person he is calling is a western author located in rural Kansas. Last week we

  • Football | October 10, 2015

    K-State can’t hold Boykin late in loss


    For three quarters on Saturday night, the Kansas State football team looked like it figured out how to contain TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin. At the start of the fourth quarter, the Wildcats had a 35-31 lead and were once again moving the ball in the

  • Gardening | October 10, 2015

    Plan now for next year’s fruit harvest


    It is not too soon to be preparing for next year’s fruit crop. There are a few tasks to accomplish this fall to aid in fruit production. Growing fruit is risky and requires attention to some details for success. I will be discussing some

  • Volleyball | October 10, 2015

    Wildcats sweep past West Virginia

    After dropping two straight road matches, the Kansas State volleyball team got back on track Saturday with a straight-set (25-20, 25-20, 25-23) sweep of West Virginia at Bramlage Coliseum.  It was the Wildcats’ second straight home sweep and seventh straight-set victory of the season

  • Arts, Leisure | October 10, 2015

    Dogtoberfest, ‘Laundry and Bourbon’ and more


    SUNDAY A & H Pumpkin Patch, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Featuring hayrack rides, train rides, milking cow, petting zoo, giant slide, corn pit, hay bale maze, bounce houses, zip line, friendly fire and much more.  For more info, call 785-341-7794 or visit http://

  • Manhattan High School | October 09, 2015

    JC outlasts Manhattan in OT, 17-14

    The Manhattan High football team lost in overtime Friday night to its rival Junction City Blue Jays at Bishop Stadium, 17-14. The Indians were in control most of the way, but allowed Junction City to tie the game in the fourth quarter on a 59-yard

  • Court Calendar | October 09, 2015

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, October 12, 2015 COLUMBUS DAY – TRAINING DAY – OFFICE CLOSED   Tuesday, October 13, 2015   9:00 Abudayyeh, Nada Status (15 CR 596 Poss MJ) JJC III 9:00 Bullis, Lory Status (15 TR 1109 DUI) KSL III 9:00 Calvert, Sylvester SENTENCING (15 CR 210 Poss. of MJ) JWG III 9:00 Flanagan, Timothy Status (15 CR 549 Disorderly Conduct) BKD III 9:00 Franklin,

  • Local |Business | October 09, 2015

    Hundreds stroll Poyntz Avenue to raise $10,000 for Homecare and Hospice


    It’s more pleasant to promenade when the weather is accommodating. Christina Nolte, director of development for Homecare and Hospice, said Thursday’s sunshine brought a return to the traditional weather of Promenade on Poyntz after last year’s storm. “This is more typical,” she

  • Local |Education |Fort Riley | October 09, 2015

    Officials hail Fort Riley’s newest elementary school


    FORT RILEY — Of all the new features at their school, Fort Riley Elementary students said they’re most excited to have a zip line on their playground. The newest elementary school on post, a $22-million facility that opened in August, is nearly twice the size

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