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  • Football | July 16, 2014

    Four Wildcats named All-Big 12

    Kansas State placed four football players on the Preseason All-Big 12 team on Wednesday, as voted on by media representatives who cover the league. Senior wide receiver and kick returner Tyler Lockett was named to the preseason team for the third straight season, while offensive linemen

  • Football | July 16, 2014

    Lockett makes Biletnikoff watch list

    Kansas State wide receiver Tyler Lockett was one of 55 players nationally to be named to the Biletnikoff Award watch list — presented to the nation’s best college receiver — the Tallahassee Quarterback Club announced Tuesday. Lockett is a candidate for the award for a second straight

  • Football | July 16, 2014

    Mueller nominated for Good Works Team

    Kansas State senior defensive end Ryan Mueller was one of a record 182 nominees for the 2014 Allstate/American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Good Works Team, the organizations announced. Mueller, one of 90 players from the FBS and nine from the Big 12 up for the award, is the

  • General Activities | July 16, 2014

    Moxie places second in USSSA tournament

    In a tournament of 19, the Manhattan Optimist Moxie placed second and went 6-2 on the weekend at the USSSA state tournament. In the opener Friday night, the Moxie squared off with the Wichita Lady Reds and won, 7-1.  The Moxie managed eight hits, two

  • General Activities | July 16, 2014

    10U Aggies baseball holding tryout

    The Manhattan Aggies 10-and-under baseball team will be conducting tryouts this Friday and Saturday at Wilson Field in City Park.  Friday’s tryout is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. and Saturday’s tryout is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Eligible players must be age 10 or younger

  • Local |Government, Politics | July 15, 2014

    Advance voting begins Wednesday

    Advance voting for the Aug. 5 primary election starts Wednesday. Anybody can vote in person in the Riley County Office Building second floor from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 1 and 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 2. The final day of advance voting is

  • Local |Government, Politics | July 15, 2014

    Resident: Elm Slough Road a hazard

    It’s just a matter of time before a bad accident occurs on Elm Slough Road, a concerned citizen told Pottawatomie County Commissioners Monday. The amount of traffic and dust on the roadway, which runs 1.5 miles north and parallel to U.S. Highway 24, is a

  • July 15, 2014

    School board to discuss changes to 2015 mill levy

    The USD 383 Board of Education will continue its budget discussions at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday in preparation for a proposal in August. Manhattan-Ogden school district business services director Lew Faust said he would potentially discuss a mill levy projection for fiscal year 2015. A mill is $1

  • Local |Business | July 15, 2014

    Commission to hear Belvue Bridge findings

    Representatives of the Truesdell Corporation will present their findings on the Belvue Bridge to county commissioners Monday, July 28, at Westmoreland. Commissioners from both Pottawatomie and Wabaunsee counties are expected to be in attendance for the presentation, scheduled for 1 p.m. The engineering analysis in early

  • Local |Government, Politics | July 15, 2014

    More than 100 Republicans endorse Dem candidates

    More than 100 Republican politicians on Tuesday endorsed Democratic gubernatorial candidate Paul Davis and his running mate, Jill Docking. The group’s members, many of whom gathered in Topeka on Tuesday to announce the endorsement, include those who hold or have held offices at the local,

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