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  • Arts & Leisure | October 17, 2014

    ‘Vanya and Sonia’ play offers plenty of action

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    Christopher Durang’s delightful comedy “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” is getting an amusing treatment in K-State’s Chapman Theater in Nichols Hall. A five-times-married Masha (Cat Huck) returns to her family home in Pennsylvania, dragging along her boy-toy, Spike. Her arrival has

  • Books |Movies | October 17, 2014

    One ‘Very Bad Day’ good for a chuckle

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    Adapted from the children’s book of the same title by Judith Viorst, “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” follows two days in the life of the Cooper family. The first day is a typical day for the Coopers and the

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 17, 2014

    College of Human Ecology honors six professionals for contributions

    A western Kansas catering entrepreneur, a national leader in health care for the elderly, and a product development director for Under Armour are among the professionals to be honored Oct. 24 by the College of Human Ecology at Kansas State University. The six honorees were selected

  • Local |Kansas State University | October 17, 2014

    KSU team wins international competition

    Architectural engineering students at Kansas State University are proving they know what it takes to make a building more comfortable and energy efficient by winning the heating, ventilation and air-conditioning system selection category at ASHRAE’s international design competition for the second year in a

  • Football | October 17, 2014

    Cats ready for balanced OU attack

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    Through five games, only three teams nationally are better against the run than Kansas State this season. Holding opponents to just more than 81 yards a game on the ground, the Wildcats lead the Big 12 in rush defense and rank only behind Louisville, Penn State and

  • Football | October 17, 2014

    Snyder sees no ‘slump’ in QB Knight

    Some folks in Oklahoma believe Trevor Knight is slumping. Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder disagrees, wholeheartedly. “What I see are the good things,” he said this week. “And I don’t see a lot of bad things. People say, ‘well, maybe he doesn’t

  • Football | October 17, 2014

    K-State still seeking more balance

    Despite boasting the Big 12 Conference’s top receiver in All-American Tyler Lockett, it’s no secret Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder wants a balanced offense when his team takes the field each week. Through five games this year, the Wildcats have used the pair

  • Football | October 17, 2014

    Wildcats ready to write next chapter vs. OU

    The last time Kansas State traveled to Norman, Okla., there was a lot of magic on the field. K-State forced Oklahoma quarterback Landry Jones into a couple key turnovers, leading to a 24-19 win in 2012. Wildcats’ coach Bill Snyder picked up his second win in 10

  • Volleyball | October 17, 2014

    No. 25 Cats get set for No. 2 Texas

    Despite reeling off four-straight wins — including three on the road —and breaking into the polls at No. 25 for the first time since 2012, Kansas State coach Suzie Fritz said her team has yet to play to its potential. “What is unusual about this team is that

  • Local |Education | October 16, 2014

    Refinancing expected to save $478,000

    The Manhattan-Ogden school district will save $478,000 in the future after the board of education unanimously approved refinancing general obligation bonds issued in 2009. A previous projection indicated refinancing would save the district $343,000. Greg Vahrenberg, the managing director of financial firm Piper Jaffray, presented the refinancing analysis


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