Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Going up


Crews work on the concrete floors of the College of Business Administration Monday morning.

K-State Sports
  • Football | October 05, 2015 Big 12 admits officiating error in K-State loss at Oklahoma State

    The final score will stand — a 36-34 loss for Kansas State — but nonetheless, the Big 12 Conference admitted fault in a first-down-and-distance snafu on Saturday in Stillwater, Okla.

  • Football | October 03, 2015 Pokes rally to edge K-State, Cook

    Kody Cook passed for two touchdowns — a 4-yard fade to Glenn Gronkowski and a 17-yard strike to Deante Burton — while adding a 3-yard score on the ground. The feel-good and unlikely story for the Wildcats, however, had a nightmare ending.

  • Volleyball | October 03, 2015 Wildcats fall in five at TCU

    The Kansas State volleyball team erased a two-set deficit on Saturday at TCU, but the Horned Frogs hit .368 in the fifth to stave off the comeback attempt as the Wildcats fell.

  • Equestrian | October 03, 2015 K-State equestrian opens season with win

    The K-State equestrian team prospered in their first road meet of the season on Saturday afternoon at DeHaan Equestrian Center, as Kansas State defeated South Dakota State in a head-to-head battle, 11-8.

  • Home again

    Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity volunteers finish construction on the organization’s latest project.

  • MHS Football: Air Control
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    Facing an offense that likes to throw the ball, Manhattan High tightened up its coverage and contained the pass game in a 50-7 win over Topeka West on Friday at Bishop Stadium.

  • Editorials | October 05, 2015 Baseball season still going strong

    Congratulations to the Kansas City Royals. They’re in the American League playoffs for the second consecutive year, and unlike last year, when they entered through the side door, this year they’ve made themselves the team to beat.

  • Letters | October 05, 2015 Via Christi is limiting but not halting PCI

    This decision was made not because of quality or safety concerns, but as a result of not having enough interventional cardiologists in Manhattan to perform the procedure on a 24/7 schedule.

  • Letters | October 05, 2015 Profanity not good; dissing Jayhawks taboo

    Regarding the letter writer whose daughters transferred out of K-State due to persistently offensive and sexually suggestive language by faculty members…

  • Editorials | October 03, 2015 Revenue trend remains troubling

    It’s difficult to sugarcoat the latest Kansas revenue report, one in which the state in September collected almost $32 million less than it had projected.

  • Local |Neighbors | October 05, 2015 Woman’s love of travel, culture endures

    Pat Embers was 27 years old when she decided it was time for her to move to Europe for the second time. This time around, she would take a boat.

  • Arts, Leisure | October 05, 2015 Kristin Chenoweth’s big voice charms McCain crowd

    This past Friday McCain Performance Series presented “An Evening with Kristin Chenoweth,” 90 nonstop minutes during which the popular performer dazzled the all-but-sold-out-house crowd with a varied display of her vocal artistry and personal charm.

  • Off The Beat | October 04, 2015 Discovering Scotland

    Don’t you think it’s a bit bizarre that Americans are so hooked on the customs, history, language, music and dress of a country that counts just 6 million residents?

  • Books | October 04, 2015 K-State common book shows importance of choices

    “The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates” is a book about two men whose strikingly parallel childhoods lead them down divergent paths.

  • Manhattan High School | October 04, 2015 Indians slow down West passing attack, rout Chargers, 50-7

    MHS (4-1) coach Joe Schartz said his defense did a good job of keeping Topeka West from big gains through the air. Just three of the Chargers’ 13 completions went for more than 10 yards.

  • Manhattan High School | October 03, 2015 Manhattan sweeps Junction City invite

    The Manhattan High cross country teams swept the Junction City Invitational on Saturday, with both the boys’ and girls’ teams taking first.

  • Area Schools | October 03, 2015 Clay Center beats Red Raiders

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders led by seven in the first quarter but played catch up the rest of the night, as Clay Center edged Wamego, 27-19, at the Wamego Sports Complex.

  • Area Schools | October 03, 2015 Valley Heights 34, Valley Falls 30

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights picked up an important district win on Friday in a home contest with Valley Falls.

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