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  • Football | October 15, 2014

    Wildcats out to prove something against OU

    Kansas State beat the Sooners in Norman, Okla., two years ago, 24-19. Though impressive at the time — the Wildcats first win at Oklahoma since 1997 — that victory will mean nothing when the two teams line up this Saturday for a nationally televised matchup on ESPN at 11

  • Men's Basketball | October 15, 2014

    Transfers give K-State depth

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — When Bruce Weber heard Justin Edwards was looking to transfer from Maine, they had to give him a look. Kansas State already had an incoming freshman class that included promising prospect Marcus Foster when Weber took a plane to a place in

  • Volleyball |Manhattan High School | October 15, 2014

    Schroll signs with K-State

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    The Kansas State volleyball team will add a dose of hometown flavor with the Tuesday afternoon signing of Manhattan High senior Kelsey Schroll. “It’s been my dream to play in the Big 12,” Schroll said. “Especially as a hometown girl, playing at K-State should be

  • Volleyball | October 15, 2014

    No. 25 K-State volleyball heads to TCU

    After a weekend off and a new Top-25 ranking, the Kansas State volleyball team is set to hit the road for Fort Worth, Texas, for a match tonight against TCU. “I thought we looked fresh (Monday),” said K-State coach Suzie Fritz, the day her Wildcats

  • Golf | October 15, 2014

    K-State men tie for 2nd in Kansas City

    OVERLAND PARK — The Kansas State men’s golf team finished in a tie for second place, alongside Denver, after carding a 31-over 607 after the final two rounds of the Bill Ross Intercollegiate at the Milburn Country Club on Tuesday. Sophomore Connor Knabe shot a 4-over 148

  • Local |Government & Politics | October 14, 2014

    Advance voting begins Wednesday

    Just because midterm elections are three weeks away, that doesn’t mean voters in Riley County have to wait to choose their candidates. Advance voting begins Wednesday, and county clerk Rich Vargo said there are plenty of options to beat the polling place lines on

  • Local |Business | October 14, 2014

    Gasoline drops below $3 a gallon

    Manhattan residents will have a little extra money in their wallets after filling up at area gas stations as the price of regular unleaded recently dipped to $2.99. Gas is now 23 cents less per gallon than a year ago, according to AAA of Kansas. Gas prices

  • Local |Government & Politics | October 14, 2014

    Commissioners want less gravel on county roads

    With winter just around the corner, Pottawatomie County commissioners want the amount of gravel placed on rural roads curtailed. Commissioners asked Jim Jenkins, assistant public works director, to reduce the amount of gravel on rural roads, since the gravel often ends up in ditches and

  • October 14, 2014

    Police make 3rd arrest in robbery

    Riley County police on Monday arrested a third person in connection with an Oct. 8 robbery. Rasheem Wilson, 26, 401 Maple Place, was arrested at 12:30 p.m. for aggravated kidnapping, kidnapping and aggravated robbery. The arrest stems from a robbery in the 1300 block of Flint Hills Place where

  • Local |Education | October 14, 2014

    Board to discuss online enrollment, registration

    The Manhattan-Ogden school board will discuss online enrollment and registration for district students at its 6:30 p.m. Wednesday meeting. According to meeting agenda information, school officials are bringing the issue to board members after receiving feedback from parents at the last two central enrollment events


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