Friday, July 1, 2016



Fun for the 4th

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Guests enjoy riding the Cliff Hanger ride Thursday evening at the Wamego Fourth of July Carnival. The city’s annual Independence Day festivities conclude with a fireworks show Monday night.


K-State Sports
  • Men's Basketball | June 29, 2016 Cats prep for Europe

    In August Kansas State will have a chance to test its mettle against professional teams in Italy and Switzerland.

  • Track & Field | June 29, 2016 Winters named Academic All-American

    Former Kansas State Wildcat Dani Winters continues to build on her already long list of academic honors from this past season as she was named College Sports Information Directors of America Second Team Academic All-American.

  • Rowing | June 26, 2016 DeMars, Haney named rowing assistants

    Former rowers Beth DeMars and Madi Haney have been named assistant coaches for the Kansas State women’s rowing team heading into the 2016-17 season, head coach Patrick Sweeney has announced.

  • Football | June 24, 2016 K-State to play Colorado, WSU in football

    Kansas State added a pair of Power-5 conference opponents to its future football schedules, including a familiar former Big 12 opponent.

Galleries
  • Going for green
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    Scenes from the Colbert Charity Classic.


  • Experiment
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    High school students have been developing their talents at the Manhattan Arts Center workshop.


Opinion
Lifestyle
Sports
  • Pro Sports | July 01, 2016 Morales leads Royals to 4-2 win

    Kansas City won for the fourth time in five games and took the two-city, four-game series three games to one.

  • General Activities | June 30, 2016 Emporia thumps Manko, 13-0

    When Post 5 picked up the pace, the Manhattan American Legion Manko 17ers couldn’t keep up in a 13-0 loss at Norvell Field.

  • Pro Sports | June 30, 2016 Escobar leads Royals over Cards in 12

    ST. LOUIS — Overcoming two blown saves gave the Kansas City Royals reason to believe this trip would be better.

  • Pro Sports | June 29, 2016 Ventura, Royals lose to Cardinals

    Royals starter Yordano Ventura returned from an eight-game suspension for his role in a benches-clearing fight, only to get slapped around by the St. Louis offense on Tuesday night.

State & Region
  • June 30, 2016 | State Streaking Indians win 13th straight, beat Blue Jays 4-1

    TORONTO (AP) — A dominant performance from Carlos Carrasco gave the Cleveland Indians their longest winning streak in nearly 65 years.

  • June 30, 2016 | State Judge: Indiana must list both moms for children of lesbians

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana must list both spouses in lesbian marriages as parents on their children's birth certificates, a federal judge ruled Thursday, saying the state must end what she called a "discriminatory" practice of listing only the birth mother.

  • June 30, 2016 | State FDA warns against eating raw dough amid E. coli fears

    WASHINGTON (AP) — In a warning that's sure to disappoint many who enjoy sneaking a taste of cookie dough, federal regulators said this week that people should not eat raw dough or batter of any kind due to an ongoing outbreak of illnesses related to a strain of E. coli bacteria found in some recalled flour.

  • June 30, 2016 | State Man who helped cop subdue gunman is among 23 Carnegie heroes

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — A civilian who helped a New York police officer subdue a gunman who had already fatally shot another officer is one of 23 people being honored with Carnegie medals for heroism announced Thursday.

  • June 29, 2016 | State Guerra, Brewers beat Stewart, Dodgers 7-0

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers manager Craig Counsell finally got a chance to break out the superlatives.

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