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  • Letters | November 24, 2014

    Thanks for making annual Buttons ‘n’ Bows a success

    To the Editor: The Buttons ‘n’ Bows Craft Fair has become an annual tradition in the Manhattan community and a valuable fundraiser for the Manhattan Catholic Schools PTO. The just-completed Buttons ‘n’ Bows was once again a resounding success, thanks to the tireless efforts of

  • Letters | November 24, 2014

    Top 4 unchanged in AP; Cats up to No. 11

    To the Editor: The Manhattan Lions Club is grateful for all who purchased tickets and attended our annual pancake feed in mid-October. We also greatly appreciate the purchase of tickets and donations by the following merchants and groups. Armour-Eckrich/John Morrell Meats, Briggs Auto Group,

  • Movies | November 24, 2014

    New film ‘Beyond the Lights’ at least looks good

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    Tami Reiker managed to photograph “Beyond the Lights” so as to make it look like a serious movie. That’s high praise. Minnie Driver manages to behave like a serious actress. How, given the story the movie tells, I have no idea. Actually there isn’

  • Local |Kansas State University | November 24, 2014

    Thanksgiving is a time for ... overeating

    Thanksgiving is a time for family, friends and feasting - lots of feasting. So is it any surprise that our eyes always seem to become so much bigger than our stomachs at this time of year? Not really, according to a Kansas State University psychological

  • Local |Kansas State University | November 24, 2014

    Avoid food poisoning this holiday season

    Do you know how to cook your turkey so your family doesn’t cry foul? A Kansas State University food safety expert has tips on how to make the holidays tasty and avoid a serving of foodborne illness. “When you’re buying your turkey, check

  • Local |Business | November 24, 2014

    Exhibit focuses on area history from 1917-1963

    Did you know that in 1920, within 24 hours of being asked to contribute $40 each, Kansas State University students pledged $76,000, or 60 percent of the total cost of Memorial Stadium? That both heavyweight boxer Joe Louis and baseball legend Jackie Robinson were stationed at Fort Riley in 1942? That

  • Local |Business |Kansas State University | November 24, 2014

    K-State center gets $250,000 gift

    The CHS Foundation, St. Paul, Minnesota, has made a gift of $250,000 to the College of Agriculture at Kansas State University to support the Center for Risk Management Education and Research. The center engages students and industry partners in innovative education and research, advancing their risk

  • Obituaries | November 24, 2014

    BRENDA G. BICKOVER

    Brenda G. Bickover, 62, of Manhattan, died Sunday morning, Nov. 23, 2014, at her residence. She was born on Jan. 18, 1952, in Alabama and had been a Manhattan resident for the past seven years. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.

  • Men's Basketball | November 24, 2014

    Wildcats start run in Maui

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    When Bruce Weber got hired as Kansas State’s new head coach in 2012, he got a call from Maui chairman Dave Odom soon after. It had been more than a decade since Kansas State had appeared in the Maui field, and Odom asked Weber if

  • Football | November 24, 2014

    Lockett earns weekly Big 12 honor

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    For the seventh time in his career, including the second this season, Kansas State receiver Tyler Lockett has been named the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week. Lockett earned the award for his efforts in the return game at West Virginia this past Thursday


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