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  • Local |Kansas State University |Arts & Leisure | March 04, 2015

    Staged readings planned for student-written plays

    Staged readings of plays by two Kansas State University master’s students in drama therapy will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday in Nichols Hall’s Mark A. Chapman Theatre at Kansas State University. Admission is free. “Catcalls” is by Jessica Munoz, Manhattan,

  • Area Schools | March 04, 2015

    Blue Valley’s rally comes up short

    RANDOLPH — As it has much of the season, too many early mistakes cost the Blue Valley-Randolph boys’ basketball a chance to rally in the second half of its Class 1A-Div. II sub-state basketball game against Wetmore on Tuesday night. The Rams trailed by 15 at halftime

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | March 04, 2015

    Two arrested on multiple charges

    Riley County Police made two arrests Tuesday, in connection with a series of motor vehicle thefts and burglaries that occurred recently in the Manhattan area. Jeremy Michael Spaur, 30, and Nicole Ann Holt, 20, both of 717 Riley Lane, were placed under arrest for numerous property and drug

  • Obituaries | March 04, 2015

    ELIZABETH ‘BETTY’ (LONG) FORRESTER

    Elizabeth “Betty” (Long) Forrester, 82, of Waxahachie, Texas, died Monday, March 2, 2015, in her home, after a short battle with cancer. The family provided some of the following information. Betty was born Feb. 9, 1933, in Manhattan to Jesse Chester and Della (Shull) Long. Betty was a loving mother,

  • Women's Basketball | March 04, 2015

    K-State rallies to beat West Virginia

    Haley Texada scored nine points in a span of six minutes to key a 17-3 run and lead Kansas State to a dramatic 59-55 come-from-behind victory over West Virginia on senior night Tuesday at Bramlage Coliseum. It was K-State’s first-ever win over West Virginia

  • Golf | March 04, 2015

    Cats’ Green 10th at Louisiana Classics

    LAFAYETTE, La. — The Kansas State men’s golf finished 13th at the 30th Annual Louisiana Classics Tuesday afternoon at the par 72, 6898 yard Oakbourne Country Club. K-State carded a 7-over par 295 in the final round to finish the event at 26-over 890. The Wildcats began the day

  • Local |Business |Government & Politics | March 03, 2015

    Board sends beer proposal to city commission

    The Manhattan City Commission will consider beer sales at Twin Oaks Sports Complex during its March 24 meeting with support from the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board. Streeter Enterprises, the concessionaire for the parks and recreation concession stands, is proposing selling 3.2 beer during adult-only events at

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | March 03, 2015

    Man guilty in October kidnapping, robbery cases

    A judge found one of four men involved in a double kidnapping and aggravated robbery guilty after the man pleaded no contest to his charges on Monday afternoon. Kenneth Mallett, 22, was found guilty of kidnapping two people in two separate incidents and guilty of attempted

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | March 03, 2015

    Officials still waiting on autopsy in death of 25-year-old inmate

    The cause of death of an inmate in the Pottawatomie County Jail last Wednesday remained undisclosed early this week, pending a final autopsy report. Mark Malick, special agent in charge with the Kansas Bureau of Investigation, said the investigation into the death is ongoing and

  • Local |Government & Politics | March 03, 2015

    Congress sends Homeland bill to Obama with $300M for NBAF

    WASHINGTON — Bitterly admitting defeat, the Republican-controlled Congress sent legislation to President Barack Obama on Tuesday that funds the Department of Homeland Security without any of the immigration-related concessions they demanded for months. The bill includes the final $300 million for the construction of the National Bio-


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