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  • Manhattan High School | January 25, 2014

    MHS wrestling team finishes 2nd at BVNW invite

    After back-to-back team titles at the Blue Valley Northwest Husky Wrestling Invitational, the Manhattan High wrestling team traveled to Overland Park looking for a three-peat. Instead, the Indians battled some adversity, seeing a couple of injuries slow them down while taking second in the team

  • Men's Basketball | January 25, 2014

    K-State men lose to Iowa State, 81-75

    AMES, Iowa — The 22nd-ranked Kansas State men’s basketball team used a ferocious comeback in the second half Saturday, but fell short in the end, losing 81-75 to No. 16 Iowa State at Hilton Coliseum. Iowa State used a 12-2 run late in the first half

  • Manhattan High School | January 24, 2014

    Hays defeats Manhattan boys in TOC semis

    DODGE CITY — It was close, but not enough Friday night, as the Manhattan High boy’ basketball team could not overcome a poor third quarter, losing to Hays, 42-36, in the 71st Annual Tournament of Champions semifinal at United Wireless Arena. Manhattan will play in the

  • Manhattan High School | January 24, 2014

    MHS girls squeak past Emporia

    EMPORIA — Just weeks after routing Emporia by 26 at home, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team squeaked out a 50-41 overtime win against the Spartans in the return game. Manhattan led 34-32 in the final seconds of regulation and could have expanded its lead, but instead

  • Local |Kansas State University | January 24, 2014

    Lab honors brothers who had passion for engineering, KSU

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    When things you hold dear are taken away, it’s easy to become bitter and secluded. For Kassim and Sorkel Alkhatib, it wasn’t things taken away. It was worse. It was two sons — suddenly gone. In the spring of 2012, Weesam and Shwan Alkhatib, both

  • Local |Government, Politics | January 24, 2014

    City sets street projects for 2014

    City engineer Rob Ott says that several street projects are scheduled this year in Manhattan. Ott makes the point that the projects with top priority are meant to alleviate traffic congestion in the city, or reduce waiting times at various intersections. Ott offered this list

  • I Wonder |Local | January 24, 2014

    Why isn’t the sidewalk snow ordinance enforced?

    Snow.phatch

    Q: Manhattan has a sidewalk snow removal ordinance. Why is it not enforced? I live in and walk the area Leavenworth/11th/Moro/3rd and more than half of the walks are NEVER cleaned.

  • Women's Basketball | January 24, 2014

    Bri Craig finds new role with Wildcats

    Bri Craig is only a sophomore, but there isn’t much she hasn’t done in her year and a half at Kansas State. A year ago the Wildcats probably don’t make the WNIT without Craig, who as a freshman started 34 games, averaging almost

  • Men's Basketball | January 24, 2014

    Wildcats look for road win at Iowa State

    In just three games on the road in conference play, the Kansas State men’s basketball team is already 1-2. And while winning at home is proving to be a trend in the Big 12, winning on the road has been a difficult task. So it

  • Manhattan High School | January 24, 2014

    MHS bowlers finish 3rd in Topeka

    The Manhattan High bowling teams each took third place at the Topeka West Invitational Thursday at Westridge Lanes. The Indians got one individual champion on the day, with Smit Thirakul winning on the boys’ side by rolling a 691 series. “The bright spot for the Indians


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