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  • Wildcats score fourth straight win Yagi.phatch

    For the third straight game, the K-State baseball team scored double-digit runs as the Wildcats beat Creighton, 10-5, in Game 1 of a two-game series at Tointon Family Stadium on Tuesday. After scoring three runs in the bottom of the second .

  • Weber pays for students to attend tourney

    Kansas State men’s basketball coach Bruce Weber paid it forward on Tuesday, helping some of the Wildcats’ most faithful student fans get to tonight’s Big 12 tournament opener against TCU. Weber opened up his pocketbook to send more than 50 .

  • Wildcats tie for 5th at Tiger Invitational

    OPELIKA, Ala. — The Kansas State men’s golf team tied with Mississippi and VCU for fifth place in the Tiger Invitational at the par 72, 7,149-yard Grand National Lake Course. The Wildcats carded a 6-over par 294 during Tuesday’s final round .

  • Steve Forbes says US on right track in Landon Lecture

    Economic prognosticator and former presidential candidate Steve Forbes said he sees signs the United States is on the way to financial reformation. Forbes, the chairman and editor of Forbes Media, spoke at McCain Auditorium Monday evening for Kansas State University’.

  • City hopefuls talk cuts at post

    Manhattan City Commission candidates suggested Monday the ways Manhattan could survive troop reductions at Fort Riley. The six city commission candidates spoke about that and other topics during a forum Monday hosted by the Riley County Democrats at the Manhattan .

  • Candidates discuss funding

    Potential changes to the state’s school funding formula were a major topic of discussion at the school board candidate forum Monday night. Nick Dyer, the lone challenger running against four incumbent candidates for four seats in the Manhattan-Ogden school .

  • Board to consider final approval of mail-in ballot

    A proposal working its way through the Kansas Legislature could limit the Manhattan-Ogden school board’s ability to increase its taxing authority in the future. “If we don’t have the election, we would be capped at 30 percent for the .

  • Ogden man sentenced to 10 years in prison for stabbing

    An Ogden man was sentenced to 10 years in prison Monday after he was convicted of aggravated battery for a July 2014 incident in which he stabbed another man in the neck. Johnny Cossey, 38, pleaded no contest to the charge in January. .

  • RCPD reports 30-plus shots fired in parking lot

    More than 30 shots were fired from two handguns at approximately 3 a.m. on Sunday in the parking lot of a Manhattan business rented out for an after-hours party. Riley County police arrived with lights and sirens to Britt’s Garden .

  • 1 injured in Ogden shooting early Tuesday

    One person was flown to a hospital after sustaining a gunshot wound in Ogden early Tuesday morning. Riley County police responded at 2:10 a.m. to a report of a shooting in the 500 block of Riley Avenue in Ogden. The victim, .


    Norman C. Thomas, 88, died Saturday, March 7, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Norman was born Nov. 5, 1926, in Manhattan, the son of Ora and Alta May (Shields) Thomas. Norman was the .

  • Legislators aren’t being honest

    If the governor, legislative leaders, the Kansas Chamber of Commerce and the Kansas Policy Institute want to throw out the existing school finance formula, it simply doesn’t matter what education officials in districts large and small and in every .


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