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  • Manhattan High School | December 12, 2014

    MHS wrestlers win big at Smoky Valley

    The Manhattan High wrestling team started its busy weekend off strong with a 49-18 dual win over Smoky Valley on the road Thursday night. The Indians took a dominant lead in the lightweights, opening the dual with six straight wins before senior Kendrick Rivera lost

  • Football | December 12, 2014

    Snyder, Mora meet in San Antonio

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    With Kansas State and UCLA set to meet in the Valero Alamo Bowl on Jan. 2, the teams coaches met as part of the Alamo Bowl Golf Classic on Thursday in San Antonio. Both K-State coach Bill Snyder and UCLA coach Jim Mora Jr. shared their

  • Football | December 12, 2014

    Lockett named Walter Camp All-American

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    For the second time in his distinguished career, Kansas State senior Tyler Lockett has been named a Walter Camp All-American, the Walter Camp Foundation announced Thursday evening during the ESPN College Football Awards Show. With the honor, Lockett has earned All-America accolades from various organizations

  • Local |Government & Politics | December 11, 2014

    County approves building panel

    Riley County commissioners moved on Thursday to formally create a public building commission (PBC). After two public forums and much discussion over several months, commissioners unanimously passed a formation resolution creating a PBC that would give the county more flexibility to borrow money to build

  • Local |Government & Politics | December 11, 2014

    NBAF measure included in bill

    Under a proposed continuing resolution, the National Bio- and Agro-Defense facility would have a construction contract by May 1, 2015, from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The provision allows DHS to sign construction contracts and is a commitment that the remaining funding needed for the

  • Manhattan High School | December 11, 2014

    Indians take 3rd at home opener

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    Manhattan High swimming and diving coach Jerry Carpenter knows his team has impact swimmers at the top of his lineup capable of scoring points at any meet. But at a triangular meet, facing two other schools with similar programs, what he really wants to see

  • Manhattan High School | December 11, 2014

    MHS wrestlers brace for busy weekend

    The Manhattan High wrestling team is no stranger to an aggressive and challenging schedule. With seven duals in three days, featuring bouts against the defending Class 6A state champion Garden City Buffaloes as well as the current No. 1 in Class 5A Goddard Lions, the Indians

  • General Activities | December 11, 2014

    Wicked Marathon named state championship race

    Race officials with the Body First Wicked Marathon got an early Christmas present recently when the Kansas chapter of the Road Runners of America named the Wamego race as its official state championship event. The marathon, which debuted in 2014, will be held on Saturday, March 28, 2015.

  • Editorials | December 11, 2014

    A shortcut to the budget shortfall

    You’ve got to give Gov. Sam Brownback at least a little credit. He’s come up with a set of proposals to offset a projected shortfall of $279 million in the next six and a half months, and he’s done it without cutting aid

  • December 11, 2014

    Celebrate with psalms with Reformed Presbyterians

    To the Editor: In the King James version of the Bible, the letter of James gives this instruction: “Is anyone happy? Let him sing psalms! (5:13). Perhaps no one takes this charge more literally than the Reformed Presbyterian Church, which is known by many as a “


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