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  • Men's Basketball | November 18, 2014

    Wildcats rally to beat Kangaroos

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    In a shaky first half, Kansas State never looked like it could sustain the momentum to come from behind and beat UMKC. The Wildcats put that to rest quickly in the second half, though, taking the lead with 15:58 to play and never relenting in an 83

  • Football | November 18, 2014

    Lockett is semifinalist for Biletnikoff

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    Kansas State senior receiver Tyler Lockett is one of 10 semifinalists for the Biletnikoff Award, presented annually to the nation’s most outstanding college receiver, the Tallahassee Quarterback Club announced Monday. K-State’s record holder in receiving yards, Lockett is the first Wildcat to earn semifinal

  • Men's Basketball | November 18, 2014

    Foster named candidate for Wooden Award

    Kansas State guard Marcus Foster is one of 50 preseason candidates for the John R. Wooden Award, the Los Angeles Athletic Club announced Monday. The Wooden list, which reflects the early frontrunners for one of college basketball’s premier player of the year awards, is based

  • Men's Basketball | November 17, 2014

    K-State comes back to beat UMKC, 83-73

    The Kansas State men’s basketball team almost became the second upset victim of the UMKC Kangaroos, but found a way to prevail in the second half, 83-73. The Wildcats (2-0) trailed the Roos, who opened the season with a win on the road at

  • Neighbors | November 17, 2014

    Local priest revels in parenthood after arrival of first child

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    Life changes for a father when he becomes a father. The Rev. Patrick Funston of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, who ministers to approximately 200 members, welcomed a baby girl, Eirnín Marjory Funston, into the world on Oct. 19. “She’s my first, and I don’

  • Local |Government & Politics | November 17, 2014

    Court security tabbed at $235K

    Riley County commissioners are looking into getting a more secure entrance for the Riley County Courthouse. Bruce McMillan of Bruce McMillan Architects in Manhattan presented plans for the project, which would create a security queue on the lower level of the courthouse, new doors to

  • Arts & Leisure | November 17, 2014

    ‘Elf’ gives local kids good introduction to Broadway

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    The first of the Christmas season offerings in K-State’s McCain Auditorium series undoubtedly entertained the kids in the audience while giving them a painless introduction to some of the conventions of the Broadway musical. The show was “Elf,” based on the Will Ferrell movie

  • Local |Education | November 17, 2014

    MHS officials confirm pertussis case

    A Manhattan High student has been diagnosed with pertussis, also known as whooping cough. School officials reported the case in a letter to parents last week. Whooping cough, which is caused by the bacterium Bordetella pertussis, causes an uncontrollable cough that can make it hard

  • Local |Government & Politics | November 17, 2014

    Votes scheduled for City Hall expansion, auditorium upgrades

    The Manhattan City Commission could move the City Hall expansion project forward on Tuesday during its meeting. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. at City Hall. The commission has a first reading on the ordinance authorizing the proposed expansion that will bring Parks and Recreation

  • Local |Business | November 17, 2014

    Fairy Godmothers planning Lingerie Luncheon

    Lingerie filling the clotheslines at Manhattan Arts Center Wednesday isn’t being hung out to dry. It’s hanging to help local women in need. The Fairy Godmothers, an organization founded by women in Manhattan to help other local women by giving them grants, will


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