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USD 383 assistant superintendent Eric Reid says the district encouraged school officials to remove their buildings from Pokémon Go, the popular “augmented reality” game that was released over the summer. He said so far he hasn’t heard of any problems with students playing the game in class.

  • K-State baseball hires Gaspard as associate HC

    Kansas State baseball is adding a new coach with significant coaching experience to its staff.

  • Wildcat soccer, SIUE play to draw

    Kansas State and Southern Illinois University Edwardsville battled through a physical match that featured 23 combined fouls and eight yellow cards to finish in a 0-0 tie at Ralph Korte Stadium on Sunday afternoon.

  • K-State begins first season on Friday

    Kansas State will begin its inaugural season in women’s soccer this weekend, as the Wildcats travel east to face Saint Louis and Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.

  • Cats rout Washburn in exhibition

    After a scrimmage loss to Arkansas and a tentative intrasquad game, Kansas State women’s soccer coach Mike Dibbini wanted to see how his team would respond in its final exhibition.


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  • Open for business Atrium

    K-State business administration building ready for students


  • A kindler, gentler Trump

    You can credit the candidate or the Republican establishment that doesn’t want the party to get swept away in November, but with the conspicuous exception of his comments about Hillary Clinton, a kinder, gentler Donald Trump has hit the campaign trail.

  • Indian mascot shows tenacity, courage, pride

    To the Editor: I wonder if we could delve a little into the history of the American Indian (the only Native Americans).

  • Students can adapt to Hale cutbacks

    Given the role of libraries in education, it’s discouraging to learn that Hale Library, an icon of learning and research at Kansas State University, will no longer be open 24 hours a day.



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State & Region

  • Kansas man faces sentencing for role in foiled bomb plot

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Alexander Blair has admitted his role in a foiled terrorist attack: aiding a wannabe Islamic State jihadist's plan to detonate a bomb at the Fort Riley military post to kill or maim as many U.S. service members as possible. Blair says "nobody is perfect" and blames a genetic disorder for allowing others to take advantage of him.

  • Court: Out-of-state license plates don't justify search

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Law enforcement officials in Kansas cannot stop and search motorists just for having out-of-state license plates from states that have legalized marijuana, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.

  • Kansas mom, toddler rescued from tree after flash flood hits

    ROSE HILL, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas mother who was caught in flash flooding says she is "blessed" after she and her 3-year-old son were rescued from a tree.

  • Peterson, Feilhaber lead Sporting KC past Whitecaps, 2-0

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Benny Feilhaber scored and assisted on Jacob Peterson's goal in Sporting Kansas City's 2-0 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday night.

  • Book reveals Kansas serial killer's plans for 11th victim

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The BTK serial killer planned to kill an 11th victim by hanging her upside down in her Wichita, Kansas, home, according to a new book by a professor of forensic psychology. It's a story police heard from Dennis Rader himself in 2005, but decided at the time to suppress to protect the woman.

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