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  • Rowing | October 06, 2014

    Wildcats excel at Head of the Oklahoma

    The K-State women’s rowing team started fall competition strong with a solid performance at the OCU Head of the Oklahoma in Oklahoma City. On the day, the Wildcats had six boats place in the top-10, including a second-place finish in the Women’s Collegiate

  • Manhattan High School | October 06, 2014

    Former MHS stars help Jayhawks CC

    University of Kansas freshmen Chris Melgares and Alaina Schroeder competed for the Jayhawks at the Roy Griak Invitational in Falcon Heights, Minn., recently, helping their respective teams to solid finishes in the season’s second cross country event. Melgares was 43rd overall in the 8K

  • Manhattan High School | October 06, 2014

    MHS freshman volleyball wins 6 of 7 matches

    The Manhattan High freshman volleyball team won six out of seven matches in the last week to improve its season record to 18-3. MHS lost for the second time this season to Seaman (15-21, 15-25) and then bounced back that same night to defeat Hayden (15

  • Area Schools | October 06, 2014

    Anthony VB sweeps quad

    The Anthony eighth grade volleyball team swept a quad with Emporia, Hays and Eisenhower last week. Anthony started by defeating Emporia 25-14, 25-9. Haleigh Harper had four aces. They defeated Hays 25-11, 25-11. Garrin Williams, Brooklyn Cink, and Graycn Evans each had four kills. 

  • Arts & Leisure | October 05, 2014

    Star Wars day, dance and more

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    SUNDAY Manhattan Arts Center presents the musical “Cats,” 2 p.m. Based on “Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats” by T.S. Eliot and with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber. Directed by Penny Cullers and features local actors Evan Tuttle, Dianne Paukstelis, Hannah Conroy-Philbrook, Carl

  • Local |Kansas State University |Fort Riley | October 05, 2014

    K-State, Fort Riley renew unique bond at football game

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    Awash in a sea full of purple, patches of camouflage were scattered throughout Bill Snyder Family Stadium Saturday afternoon. Kansas State University honored the soldiers of the Big Red One and all military personnel at its annual Fort Riley Day in conjuncture with the K-State

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency |Government & Politics | October 05, 2014

    Judge’s sentences raise questions

    John Bosch is no stranger to departing from the norm. However, how the judge in Kansas’ 21st Judicial District selects those departures, specifically in several of the sentences he’s handed out in the last 15 months or so, has raised questions among attorneys, officials and

  • Local |Government & Politics | October 05, 2014

    Davis hits Brownback on school funding, income taxes at rally

    Paul Davis isn’t shy about what he believes the Nov. 4 election means to Kansas. “This election is as significant of one as there has been in my lifetime,” the Democratic candidate for governor said to about 65 supporters at Triangle Park Saturday afternoon. Davis, dressed

  • Local |Business | October 05, 2014

    New CivicPlus building offers modern amenities, open design

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    After two and a half years of development, CivicPlus’ $12.5 million project is complete. “It’s overwhelming to think about how we started in a back alley office in the Candlewood Shopping Center and now have this amazing building,” said owner Ward Morgan, who founded the

  • Arts & Leisure | October 05, 2014

    Production a reminder of Wamego theater’s origins

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    As the Columbian Theatre in Wamego prepares to open its production of “Meet Me in St. Louis” on Friday, the community also remembers the influence of the World’s Fair on the theater’s beginnings. The theater began its operations more than 100 years ago, and


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