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  • Local |Fort Riley | March 09, 2014

    Fort Riley soldiers integrate new virtual training

    The concept of “war games” has taken a new — and very literal — turn at Fort Riley. This week the Army’s 1st Infantry Division has integrated a new training system that not only cuts cost, but readies its troops and commanders faster. The new training

  • Arts, Leisure | March 09, 2014

    Manhattan native helps bring wrestling film, now an Academy Award hopeful, to big screen

    The buzz about last week’s Academy Awards is fading. For one native Manhattanite, that means anticipation about next year’s Academy Awards is starting to build. Mike Coleman, who grew up here and graduated from Manhattan High in 1989, is the executive producer of an

  • Off The Beat | March 09, 2014

    Arkansas town fulfills Walton’s goal

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    When Sam Walton opened his 5- & 10-cent variety store on the square in downtown Bentonville, Ark., in 1950, the town had a population of 2,900. That store was the seed of the worldwide Walmart retail empire, and the headquarters of Walmart are still in Bentonville. Today’

  • Men's Basketball | March 09, 2014

    Wildcats lose home finale to Bears

    It was set up to be a classic finish for Kansas State’s senior class. With less than one second left and Baylor leading by two, Bears’ forward Royce O’Neale heaved a full-court pass that soared out of bounds, just like last season when

  • Women's Basketball | March 09, 2014

    KU ends Wildcats’ season despite Lewis’ career night

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    The Kansas State women’s basketball team built a 16-point lead in the first half against Kansas on Friday night to open the Big 12 Championship, but the Wildcats couldn’t survive a second-half rally by the Jayhawks that sent the game into overtime, losing 87-84

  • Baseball | March 09, 2014

    Cats top Iowa to win fifth straight

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    The Kansas State baseball team continued its season-opening homestand with a 5-2 win over Iowa Saturday afternoon at Tointon Family Stadium. K-State (6-7) got five strong innings from starting pitcher Jared Moore, who improved his record to 3-1 by scattering five Hawkeye hits and striking

  • Men's Basketball | March 09, 2014

    KSU seniors struggle in last home game

    The final home game is supposed to be a day to celebrate of the careers of your senior class. All of them are supposed to get the chance to play, and hopefully, with the home team coasting to a win, they are checked out of

  • Area Schools | March 09, 2014

    Rock boys beat Eagles for state berth

    SILVER LAKE — The Rock Creek boys’ basketball team beat Silver Lake for the third time this season, but the final meeting wasn’t much like the first two. After beating Silver Lake by an average of 22.5 points in the two regular-season meetings, Rock Creek went

  • Equestrian | March 09, 2014

    K-State equestrian beats No. 9 TCU

    Entering her home arena for the last time, Kelly Bovaird created a lasting memory as the senior scored the winning point for the sixth-ranked Kansas State equestrian team in a 10-9 win over No. 9 TCU on Saturday. Bovaird’s impressive performance was one of many,

  • Arts, Leisure | March 09, 2014

    One-act operas, St. Patrick’s Day parade and more

    TODAY HandsOn Kansas State Fake Patty’s Day Clean Up: “There’s Nothing Fake About the Mess We Make,” 10 a.m. Aggieville. Manhattan Arts Center presents “Harvey,” a play by Mary Chase, 2 p.m. This play is generously sponsored by Friends of Carole Setser, in


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