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  • Baseball | February 24, 2014

    KSU baseball ends road trip 1-7

    MORAGA, Calif. — The Kansas State baseball team ended its season-opening eight-game road trip on Sunday with another loss — this time a 7-3 setback against Saint Mary’s at Louis Guisto Field. K-State, the Big 12 preseason favorite and ranked in every major poll just two weeks

  • Tennis | February 24, 2014

    K-State tennis loses second straight match

    TULSA, Okla. — After winning five-straight matches, the 52nd-ranked Kansas State tennis team was sent to its second straight loss on Sunday. The Wildcats ended the weekend road trip with a 4-1 loss to No. 23 Tulsa at the Case Tennis Center. K-State (5-3) got a win

  • Area Schools | February 24, 2014

    MCC men win league tournament

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team captured the Midwest Christian College Conference (MCCC) Tournament title over the weekend in Moberly, Mo. MCC entered the tournament as the top seed and opened play in the semifinals on Friday against the No. 4 seed and host

  • Area Schools | February 24, 2014

    Engle signs with MCC

    Riley County’s Brianna Engle signed a letter of intent last week to continue her volleyball career at Manhattan Christian College next fall. Engle, currently playing basketball for the state-ranked Falcons, will join a Crusader team that just completed one of the better seasons in

  • Area Schools | February 24, 2014

    11 area wrestlers make state tourney

    Around the Flint Hills, 11 wrestlers advanced to the state tournament on Saturday, with Rock Creek sending four, Riley County sending three and Wamego sending three. For Rock Creek at the Sabetha regional, a rough start on Friday meant the Mustangs advanced only one wrestler into

  • Local |Kansas State University | February 24, 2014

    K-State management researcher studies performance review effects

    A critical job performance evaluation can have a negative effect on any employee, a Kansas State University researcher has found. By studying how people view positive or negative feedback, Satoris Culbertson, assistant professor of management, has determined that nobody — even people who are motivated to

  • Local |Kansas State University | February 24, 2014

    Las Vegas casino hospitality leader to speak at KSU Shugart Lecture

    Cynthia Kiser Murphey, president and chief operating officer of New York-New York Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, will present the 40th annual Shugart Lecture at 1:30 p.m. Monday, March 10, in the K-State Student Union’s Forum Hall at Kansas State University. The lecture is

  • Obituaries | February 24, 2014


    Jim Lee Currie, 87, of Manhattan, died Sunday at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. He was born March 27, 1926, in Manhattan. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.

  • Local | February 23, 2014

    Thrills plus tradition at 56th K-State Rodeo


    Rodeo has always been a part of Sage Henderson’s life. Henderson’s father had participated in rodeos and passed on the life to his daughter. ‘There are pictures of me at two or three on horses,’ Henderson said. Henderson, a senior pre-veterinary student from

  • Local |Education | February 23, 2014

    USD 383 gets tax surprise

    About a quarter of USD 383’s employees didn’t have enough state tax withheld last year because of an error by the district. Associate Superintendent Bob Seymour said the district notified about 300 employees about the error, which started Jan. 1, 2013. “We really feel bad about it,”

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