Tuesday, May 31, 2016



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  • Football | November 06, 2015

    Baylor 31, Kansas State 24

    Cover1.mercury

    Despite all the positives for a team that was given no chance to win, the Wildcats still came up short, losing 31-24, at a cold and blustery Bill Snyder Family Stadium to extend their losing streak to five straight games.

  • Women's Basketball | November 03, 2015

    K-State 75, Washburn 48

    15.2.mercury

    Washburn, relying on its long-range shooting most of the night, opened the second half with back-to-back 3-pointers to cut K-State’s seven-point halftime lead to just one at 33-32. The Wildcats answered, however, with six straight points to push back ahead.

  • Local |Business |Holidays | November 01, 2015

    Downtown haunts

    Treat1.mercury

    Many trick-or-treaters stopped at local businesses during the All Treats Day event to show off their costumes to community members who were happy to see the kids.

  • Men's Basketball | October 31, 2015

    K-State basketball: Practice run

    Brown.mercury

    Leaning on its most experienced players from a season ago, K-State was sharp in streaks offensively.

  • Local |Agriculture | October 31, 2015

    Roundup

    Buffalo1.mercury

    The word “roundup” may elicit images of cowboys on horses, yipping and whistling as they ride circles around the herd, but it turns out bison — also known as buffalo — don’t always go where you want them to.

  • Arts & Leisure | October 31, 2015

    Good bet

    Guys1.mercury

    MHS will have four performances of “Guys and Dolls” beginning Nov. 8 in Rezac Auditorium at Manhattan High West Campus.

  • Manhattan High School | October 28, 2015

    Soccer: manhattan High 4, Derby High 0

    1.mercury

    With the win, Manhattan advances to host Thursday’s regional final against sixth-seeded Hutchinson (11-6-0), which defeated Topeka High, 2-0.

  • Arts & Leisure | October 24, 2015

    Tuning up

    Band1.mercury

    The afternoon clinics, hosted by the K-State marching band, gave bands a chance to practice for their evening performances in front of the Central State Marching Festival’s panel of judges. The judges assigned each band a score and provided detailed feedback on the strengths and weaknesses of their routines. 

  • Area Schools | October 24, 2015

    Riley County Falcons: Not this time

    Riley5and6tackle.mercury

    After allowing the Lions to trim a 41-14 lead down to a 10-point lead in the fourth quarter, the Falcons turned it on to win 53-31.

  • October 24, 2015

    The forgotten

    B-town.mercury

    Since the Civil War, there have been at least 9,000 place names in Kansas, but today only about 660 remain.

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