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A worker replaces a cable line for Cox Communications on Tuesday morning on 11th Street near Kearney Street.



  • Cats hit 11 3-pointers, win 74-55

    For the first 17 minutes on Tuesday things were as stale as they get between Kansas State and Prairie View A&M.

  • Six Wildcats receive AP All-Big 12 honors

    Kansas State football had six players selected to the Associated Press All-Big 12 team, which was released Tuesday.

  • Wildcats focusing on Wednesday contest

    Freshman forward Peyton Williams is excited.

  • A good season can get better

    Congratulating KSU football coach Bill Snyder isn’t quite a daily occurrence, but lately it has seemed that way.


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Galleries

  • COLD CARVING Icecarving

    The artists worked on their sculptures from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday.

  • TAKING OFF Image 4

    Work continues on the new meet-and-greet area at Manhattan Regional Airport. Completion of the second phase of the terminal expansion, which will triple the size of the old terminal, is expected by the end of the year. The second phase will also include a baggage claim and a new location for car rentals. The food service area will remain unfinished as city officials seek a new request for proposals for a restaurant.

Opinion

  • State jobless outlook troubling

    It’s discouraging that the state’s economists expect Kansas to have a higher jobless rate than the nation as a whole beginning in 2018, but it’s hardly catastrophic.

  • Teach students to be culturally competent

    To the Editor: As a resident of Manhattan, I feel we’ve reached a point where we must seriously and conscientiously weigh the potential negative consequences on indigenous students of keeping the Manhattan High School mascot against the benefits of protecting nostalgia for MHS alumni or the pride of current students.

  • Ignorance evident in ‘POWWOW’ headline

    To the Editor: I attended the Nov.

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Sports

  • Mascot first agenda item

    The Manhattan-Ogden school board will consider removing or keeping the Manhattan High School Indian mascot during its meeting on Wednesday.

  • MHS girls basketball moves up, boys move down in latest poll

    Both Manhattan basketball teams moved in the latest Kansas Basketball Coaches Association rankings, which were released on Monday.

  • Berry’s picks carry Chiefs to 29-28 win

    ATLANTA — What a homecoming for Eric Berry.

State & Region

  • Botched balloting keeps tiny Kansas town from dissolving

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The central Kansas town of Frederick has dwindled over the decades to just 10 people, and its only real expense is a $55-a-month electric bill for a half-dozen or so street lights that illuminate the unpaved streets.

  • Transgender student named king of Kansas school dance

    DERBY, Kan. (AP) — A 17-year-old transgender student who advocated for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights at a suburban Wichita high school was named king of a winter ball after receiving the most votes from his fellow students.

  • Girl, 9, who inspired archers everywhere dies of rare cancer

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A 9-year-old Kansas girl whose battle with brain cancer sparked an outpouring of support from fellow archers has died.

  • ACLU want Obama to commute sentence for Chelsea Manning

    LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union and gay-rights groups are lobbying President Barack Obama to commute the prison sentence of a transgender soldier who leaked classified government and military documents.

  • No. 4 Kansas cruises to 89-74 victory over Stanford

    LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Jerrod Haase received a long, loud ovation upon his return to Allen Fieldhouse on Saturday.





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