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  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    Seaman upsets top-seed Heights

    Topeka Seaman scored two runs in the first inning and then held on the rest of the way to beat top-seeded Wichita Heights 2-1 on Thursday in the first round of the Class 5A state baseball tournament at Tointon Family Stadium. The Vikings stranded 15 Heights

  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    Bishop Carroll 8, Andover 0

    Bishop Carroll eased its way to a win over Andover, scoring eight runs in the first five innings on the way to an 8-0 win. The Golden Eagles finished the game with seven hits behind a strong pitching performance from Jordan Miller, who allowed just

  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    BV Southwest 5, Godd-Eisenhower 0

    Blue Valley Southwest pulled off the second big upset at the Class 5A baseball tournament by beating Goddard-Eisenhower 5-0. Miller Hogan pitched a no-hitter for the Timberwolves, while Blue Valley Southwest piled up its five runs on nine hits. The Timberwolves didn’t score until

  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    St Aquinas 3, Shawnee Heights 2

    Shawnee Heights pitcher Austin Higgins held St. Thomas Aquinas in check for six innings while his team built up a 2-0 lead. But it all unraveled in the seventh inning as the Saints made their comeback and finished the game in walk-off fashion with a

  • Local |Business | May 30, 2014

    Overland Park development has ties to KSU, Manhattan

    Modern, upscale and a little bit whimsical, a natural history museum in the new Prairiefire Overland Park development opened this month, and the whole thing has plenty of ties to Manhattan and Kansas State University. The south Overland Park mixed-use Prairiefire project was developed by

  • Movies | May 30, 2014

    Latest X-Men installment might be the best


    A decade in the future, the last of the X-Men are on the run. A robot army, able to adapt to counter any attack, is hunting down “mutants.” Unable to defeat the Sentinels, Professor Charles Xavier has a plan: go back in time to prevent

  • Local | May 30, 2014

    Survivor’s story makes national news


    A local inspirational tale is becoming national and international news. Aricca Wallace’s story about her cervical cancer treatment will be featured at 5:30 p.m. Monday during broadcasts on both NBC Nightly News and CBS Evening News. Dr. Christian Hinrichs will discuss his experimental treatment

  • Manhattan High School | May 30, 2014

    Maize defeats MHS baseball in semis

    LAWRENCE — A day after struggling at the plate in a narrow win over Junction City, the Manhattan High baseball team couldn’t get enough offense going against the Maize Eagles in Friday’s semifinals, losing 3-1 to fall into the consolation game. Manhattan (21-3) got

  • Local |Government, Politics | May 30, 2014

    KSU student joins county race

    Ben Wilson, a music major at Kansas State, officially filed on Thursday to run for District 1 seat on the Riley County Commission. Wilson, a Republican, previously sought candidacy for the Kansas House of Representatives primary race, but withdrew May 10. He had his sights set on

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | May 30, 2014

    $150,000 in equipment stolen in Wabaunsee

    About $150,000 in construction equipment and materials have been stolen from a storage building in the eastern part of Wabaunsee County in two burglaries within the past month. An unknown person or persons broke into the building on April 24 and again on May 27, according to a

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