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  • Were lawmakers listening to Francis?

    Congressional liberals found plenty to like Thursday in Pope Francis’ address to a joint session of Congress: He talked about wealth inequality, the death penalty, the “sacred obligation” to protect our planet’s environment and other issues. Similarly, congressional conservatives .

  • Late rally falls short for MHS soccer Soc5.mercury

    By the time the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team finally started playing its brand of soccer Thursday night at Bishop Stadium, the Washburn Rural Junior Blues had a three-goal lead and had essentially put the match out of reach. That .

  • Indians beat Lawrence in road dual

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team traveled to Lawrence Thursday afternoon and won a dual against Lawrence High, 5-4. The Indians’ top two singles players, Cathy Lei and Lexi Bieker, both stayed undefeated on the season, each moving to 13-0 .

  • KSU, Big 12 overreacted to a contrived controversy

    To the Editor: I read this week of the decision by Kansas State University administrators to impose internal sanctions and suspend the director of bands for one game. I read the statement by the university president of the inquiry by .

  • Wildcats look to snap skid Ksuvb.16.mercury

    After losing its conference opener at No. 15 Kansas, the Kansas State volleyball team will look to halt their four-game slide on Saturday at home against Baylor. The four-match losing streak is the longest for the Wildcats since 2012, while the Bears .

  • Rober Cray Band, Shemekia Copeland entertain for hours G.w.clift1

    The McCain Auditorium series at K-State supplied live music fans with another memorable concert Tuesday night. The Robert Cray Band, supported by Shemekia Copeland’s solid blues group, entertained us for nearly three hours. Cray has long been considered a .


    Gladys Genieva Beauchamp, 91, of Sun City, Arizona, died Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, at her home. The family provided some of the following information. Gladys was born Sept. 27, 1923, in Green, the daughter of Herman and Bessie (Hazen) Bertsch. On Sept. 7, 1941, she was married .

  • K-State women’s soccer to host winter camps

    The Kansas State women’s soccer program and head coach Mike Dibbini will host two Winter College ID Day camps on Jan. 24 and Feb. 21. Both camps will take place in the K-State Indoor Football Complex and will run from 9 a..

  • Stanton Weber semifinalist for Campbell Trophy

    K-State senior wide receiver Stanton Weber was named a semifinalist for the prestigious William V. Campbell Trophy presented by Fidelity Investments, The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) announced Thursday. Weber’s inclusion on the 56-man list .

  • Cats to compete in Golfweek Conference Challenge

    The K-State men’s golf team will continue its fall slate this weekend with the 2015 Golfweek Conference Challenge, running Friday through Sunday, at the par-72, 7,360-yard Spirit Hollow Golf Course in Burlington, Iowa. The event is comprised of 18 holes each .

  • K-State tennis team begins fall play at OU Invite

    The 2015-16 fall campaign for K-State women’s tennis team began today at the OU Invite in Norman, Okla. Several Big 12 teams will be competing in the tournament — which goes through Sunday — including TCU, Texas Tech, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and .

  • K-State offers art, drama, music in October

    Music, exhibitions, documentaries and more highlight October at Kansas State University. Events listed below, presented by the Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art, the School Music, Theatre, and Dance, and the McCain Performance Series, are free and open to the .


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