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  • Manhattan High School | December 05, 2014

    MHS girls rout Dodge City, 58-25

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team opened its season Friday night with a dominant win over Dodge City, outscoring the Red Demons 31-8 in the final two quarters to put the game away. The Indians got a game-high 19 points from Caroline Ballard, with 10 points by

  • Local |Kansas State University | December 05, 2014

    Currie: Upgrade next step for K-State athletes

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    As K-State athletic director John Currie walked through the maze-like halls of Vanier Football Complex earlier this week, crews were removing items from it in full force. In front of the main entry, workers removed bricks engraved with names of the football program’s supporters.

  • Local |Business | December 05, 2014

    GTM opens new store for athletic apparel

    GTM has opened a new store on McCall Road selling the athletic clothes it has offered online and in its catalog for years. The homegrown company, which is Manhattan’s largest private employer with about 850 local employees, had a ribbon cutting for the store Thursday

  • Local |Government & Politics | December 05, 2014

    Moran talks Obamacare while touring Mercy Regional

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    U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran said he expects repeal of the Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare,  to come up for vote again now that Republicans have a majority in Congress. The senator toured Mercy Regional Health Center Friday morning, learning about updates

  • Local |Education | December 05, 2014

    High school wants to prove physics is for everyone

    WICHITA — There’s a physics revolution in the works at North High School in Wichita, and science teacher Hannah Kelderman couldn’t be happier. In the past, physics — the branch of science that deals with properties of matter and energy — was for “those kids,” Kelderman

  • Manhattan High School | December 05, 2014

    MHS wrestlers open season with win

    The Manhattan High wrestling team opened its season on the road with a dual win over Washburn Rural Thursday night, edging the Junior Blues 38-32. Heavyweight Eldon Picou got the chance to play the hero and delivered, as the two teams came into the final

  • Manhattan High School | December 05, 2014

    MHS’ Fraley signs with Emporia St.

    After a senior season that included an 11th place finish at the Class 6A state tournament in Topeka in the fall, Kristen Fraley knew she wasn’t ready to give up competitive tennis. The senior made the decision to continue her career by signing to

  • Editorials | December 05, 2014

    Science standards hurt no one

    In dismissing a lawsuit alleging that Kansas science standards promote atheism and violate the religious freedoms of students and their parents, U.S. District Judge Daniel Crabtree said the plaintiffs did not claim specific enough injuries from the standards to continue the lawsuit. Though the

  • Editorials | December 05, 2014

    Stakes are high in Waco

    Here’s hoping the Kansas State Wildcats, who have put themselves in a position to win their second Big 12 Conference championship in three years, have saved their best for last.  They’ll need to be at their best Saturday when they play the Baylor

  • December 05, 2014

    Article about combat photographer compelling

    To the Editor: I am writing to express my thoughts about the article “For Vietnam combat photographer, it took decades to be able to look at photos again,” about Mr. Steve Robinson. This was a very interesting article that kept me alert through out the


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