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  • Men's Basketball | November 23, 2014

    Wildcats flat in loss at Long Beach

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    When Kansas State cut the Long Beach State lead to four points late Friday night, the Wildcats were lucky to even be in the game. But as it had all night, things went awry. Wesley Iwundu stole the ball and pushed it up court with

  • Cross Country | November 23, 2014

    K-State’s Galvan places 129th at NCAAs

    Making her second career appearance in the sports championship race, Kansas State senior Laura Galvan placed 129th Saturday at the Division I Women’s Cross Country Championships in Terre Haute, Indiana. Her final of time of 21:25.2 was a season-best at the La Vern Gibson Cross

  • Local |Kansas State University |Arts & Leisure | November 23, 2014

    For K-State football, the 12th man is a crew of 1,000 workers

    At the corner of Kimball and College avenues is a coliseum epic in size, appearance and spectacle. Each fall 50,000 fans arrive for home football games to watch the gladiators in purple and white battle it out for four quarters of play. The heroes on the

  • Women's Basketball | November 23, 2014

    Wildcats shoot to ragged win over Hampton

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    Solid 3-point shooting can cover up a lot of warts in college basketball. The Kansas State women’s basketball team exhibited as much Friday night. The Wildcats hit enough 3s to avenge last season’s 11-point double-overtime loss at Hampton with a 66-46 win over

  • November 23, 2014

    ‘Fab Lab’ manufactures artificial hand for KS girl

    Does your school have a lab? Maybe a laboratory for chemistry or biology? Today we’ll meet a school laboratory of a different sort. It is what’s called a Fab Lab. This Fab Lab is helping entrepreneurs develop new products. It even helped one

  • Food & Drink | November 23, 2014

    A few tips to simplify baking pies for holiday season

    Pie-making can seem intimidating even for seasoned bakers. Part of the reason is that we don’t do it very often. Most people only break out their rolling pins on major holidays like Thanksgiving or Christmas. The other part, I think, is the crust. The

  • Off The Beat | November 23, 2014

    Figuring out tradition no piece of cake

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    Marriage is about compromise, and I’ve made a big one. My husband and I have sort of a standing agreement to spend the holiday with his family. And while they’re lovely people with a beautiful home and a bountiful spread, their table is

  • Books | November 23, 2014

    Supernatural tales, a dog’s point of view highlight adult fiction picks

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    The fall book season always provides a nice helping of new fiction surprises.  This year’s list of standouts includes many offerings by bestselling favorites, but it also includes some unusual stories from authors who may not be familiar.  I invite you to

  • Books | November 23, 2014

    ‘Six Feet’ a great debut for young author

    It’s hard to believe that “Six Feet Over It” is Jennifer Longo’s debut novel. Her stylistic assuredness and authoritative voice usually belong to more experienced writers, and it will be well worth readers’ time to watch her career as it progresses. Longo’s

  • Books | November 23, 2014

    ‘Sleep in Peace’ thrives on WWII history

    “Sleep in Peace Tonight” is a novel about a period in American history almost lost —at least to the general public — to what came after it: America’s involvement in World War II.  The story begins in January 1941 — almost a year before the Japanese


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