Monday, May 16, 2016



Ready for the next stage

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Students from K-State’s College of Veterinary Medicine walk into McCain Auditorium for the start of their graduation ceremony Friday afternoon.


K-State Sports
  • Baseball | May 15, 2016 Wildcats take down Kansas, 12-2

    Saturday’s 12-2 win over the Jayhawks could go a long way toward the Wildcats punching their ticket to Oklahoma City for the conference tournament after a loss to KU on Friday.

  • Baseball | May 15, 2016 Krauth, Jayhawks too much for Cats

    Kansas State had a chance to take control in the first inning on Friday against Kansas.

Galleries
  • Staying alive
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    K-State won on Saturday behind eight strong innings from starting pitcher Levi MaVorhis and six extra-base hits from its offense.


  • Shut down
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    An inning-ending double play helped Kansas pitcher Ben Krauth escape danger and he shut down the Wildcats the rest of the way in a 4-1 win for the Jayhawks


Opinion
Lifestyle
  • Books | May 14, 2016 Author presents theory of Earhart’s ‘death’

    On May 20, 1937, the prominent aviatrix from Atchison, Amelia Earhart and her navigator, Fred Noonan, left Oakland, California, on a round-the-world trip. They never made it.

  • Books | May 14, 2016 Novel focuses on victims of Nazi medical research

    Don’t let the number of pages discourage you from reading this riveting historical fiction account about a group of prisoners in Ravenbruck, a Nazi concentration camp during World War II.

  • Books | May 14, 2016 Satisfy your sweet tooth with cookie cook books

    May 15 is National Chocolate Chip Day. Ruth Graves Wakefield’s creation of the original chocolate chip cookie was a happy accident.

  • Books | May 14, 2016 Key years in Washington’s life

    During this contentious time in the 2016 U.S. presidential nomination process, it is interesting to look back to our first presidential election.

Sports
  • Pro Sports | May 14, 2016 Braves beat Royals, 5-0

    Mike Foltynewicz pitched a career-high eight scoreless innings, Kelly Johnson and A.J. Pierzynski each drove in two runs, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Kansas City Royals 5-0 Saturday night.

  • Manhattan High School | May 14, 2016 Indians tie for 3rd at state

    After bringing home three medals from last year’s boys’ Class 6A state tennis meet, Manhattan High upped the ante on Saturday at the Harmon Park Tennis Complex in Prairie Village.

  • Manhattan High School | May 14, 2016 MHS softball sweeps JC on senior day

    The task ahead of the Manhattan High softball team at this week’s Class 6A regional will be difficult no matter what, but if nothing else, momentum should be on the Indians’ side.

  • Manhattan High School | May 14, 2016 Indians take 5th at league meet

    The Manhattan High girls’ swim and dive team took fifth place at the Centennial League meet at the Capitol Federal Natatorium in Topeka on Friday, finishing just three points out of fourth place in the team standings.

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