Thursday, October 8, 2015


  • Golf | May 16, 2014

    K-State’s Wood named Academic All-District

    K-State senior men’s golfer Daniel Wood was one of 14 student-athletes named to the Capital One Academic All-District 7 Men’s At-Large First Team, the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced Thursday. By being named to the first team, Wood advances to the Capital

  • Baseball | May 16, 2014

    11 K-State baseball players named Academic All-Big 12

    A program-record 11 K-State baseball players were named to the 2014 Academic All-Big 12 Team, the conference announced. Seven Wildcats were named to the First Team. All four seniors — Blair DeBord, Ross Kivett, Jared Moore, and RJ Santigate — led the group of 11, with Kivett and Santigate earning First-Team

  • Tennis | May 16, 2014

    Niedermayerova is Academic All-District

    Senior Petra Niedermayerova received another honor for her trophy case, as she was selected as a member of the Capital One Academic All-District VII At-Large First Team on Thursday. This marks the third straight season Niedermayerova has earned first team all-district honors from Capital One/

  • Local |Kansas State University | May 15, 2014

    Regents OK social media policy

    TOPEKA — A social media policy that supports academic freedom while retaining disciplinary language for those who abuse it is here to stay. The Kansas Board of Regents unanimously passed a revised version of the social media policy it adopted in December on Wednesday with no

  • Local |Fort Riley | May 15, 2014

    WWII vets share stories, get taste of modern training


    It was a bit surreal to see World War II veterans holding modern weapons and shooting at a giant screen of computer-generated enemies Wednesday morning as a part of Fort Riley’s effort to honor the Battle of the Bulge and those who survived it.

  • Local |Government, Politics | May 15, 2014

    Residents consider Manhattan’s future

    If some residents have their way, the Manhattan of the future will have more green space, better bicycle access and clean air. Around 80 residents offered their opinions Wednesday on how the Manhattan area should address planning for future growth over the next two decades. The

  • Local |Kansas State University | May 15, 2014

    Schulz proposes 5-percent tuition increase for KSU

    Kansas State University President Kirk Schulz proposed a 5-percent tuition and fee hike for 2015 at Wednesday’s Kansas Board of Regents meeting. The increase, he said, would help give pay raises to university faculty and support staff, while putting money away for the school’s

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | May 15, 2014

    RCPD struggles to deal with safety at Pillsbury

    With summer around the corner, crowds have begun making their way to Pillsbury Crossing, and John Doehling, assistant director of the Riley County Police Department, said the public needs to keep safety in mind Thursday morning. He also relayed horror stories the RCPD has already

  • Manhattan High School | May 15, 2014

    MHS golfers take 3rd at Alvamar

    The Manhattan High boys’ golf team got a glimpse of the postseason golf landscape and fared well on Wednesday afternoon in Lawrence, taking third place with a 308 team score. The Indians finished behind Washburn Rural, which shot a 296, and Shawnee Mission East, which shot a 305.

  • Editorials | May 15, 2014

    A setback for Kansas counties

    It wasn’t a surprise, but it was nevertheless disappointing that Gov. Sam Brownback on Wednesday signed legislation that will eliminate the mortgage registration fee over several years. The new law, which had been supported by the Kansas banking and real estate lobbies, will save

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