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  1. Virginia senator has deep roots in the MidwestRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... lawyer Steve Miller. His parents, Al and Kathleen Kaine, are native Kansans who met as students at Kansas State University. They still live in the Kansas City area, as do Tim Kaine's two younger brothers - one a lawyer and another a pediatric ...

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  2. Preparing for the Shrine BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... one more time." While Giardino won't be participating in football when he pursues an education at Kansas State University, he made quite an impact for the Demons. In his senior season, he rushed for 737 yards at 6.1 yards per carry, notching 10 ...

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  3. Area delegates attend Boys StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    More than 480 young men from across the State of Kansas, all of whom will enter their senior year of high school this fall, participated in the 2016 session of the American Legion Boys State of Kansas Leadership Academy. The event, in its 79th year, was held June 5-10 at Kansas State University in Manhattan for the 25th consecutive year.

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  4. Aphids that plague sorghum fields return to KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... of grain sorghum. Last year, some sorghum producers saw heavy yield losses due to sugarcane aphids. Kansas State University says the pest spread to 36 Kansas counties, making it close to the Nebraska border. Make it even easier to visit ...

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  5. Southern pests known as aphids that plague grain sorghum fields return to KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Capital-Journal

    ... of grain sorghum. Last year, some sorghum producers saw heavy yield losses due to sugarcane aphids. Kansas State University says the pest spread to 36 Kansas counties, making it close to the Nebraska border.

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  6. Treasure hopes to cash in at Diamond meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Prince George Citizen

    Alyx Treasure of Prince George has qualified for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. She cleared 1.93 metres Saturday while winning the Ward Haylett Invitational meet at her home track at Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kan.

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  7. At Home: Research centers answer food, agricultural questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Capital-Journal

    ... all the questions you ask? Good question. I'm so glad you asked. Extension universities, including Kansas State University, began when the Morrill Acts were passed by Congress and became the law in 1862 and 1890. Under the acts, federal lands were ...

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  8. Local connection again to Olympics opening ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    Bryan Pinkall, assistant professor of music at Kansas State University, is part of the performance operations team in charge of the opening ceremony for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Pinkall also assisted with the opening ceremony for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

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  9. Roger D. HamiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... rural school graduating from South Haven high school in 1941. In the fall of 1941, he attended Kansas State University on a Sears and Roebuck scholarship. In March of 1943, he volunteered for the Army entering WWII. In March of 1946, he returned ...

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  10. Kids in Crisis getting ready to help fill student needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... Children will have a choice of several designs and styles, including sophisticated black ones with Kansas State University or University of Kansas logos, or fun colorful bags with some of today's popular cartoon characters. Last year KIC assisted ...

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  11. Preconditioning calves provide financial gains through weight gainRead the original story

    Thursday | The Western Producer

    MANHATTAN, Kan. - Preconditioning prepares calves for life in the feedlot, but feedlots don't pay extra and few producers are willing to do the extra work without financial rewards.a "If we properly prepare animals for the next stage, it is going to be much better for their health, their well being for production," said Brad White of Kansas State University at the recent international symposium on beef welfare held in Manhattan, Kansas.

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  12. Researchers study webcams to look at human connection with bearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KSKA

    ... rapids. This is what Jeffrey Skibins is watching - on Explore.org's bear cam - from his office at Kansas State University. "I'm sitting in wonderful sunny Manhattan, Kansas, and my colleague Dr. Sharp is in Katmai right now collecting data from the ...

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  13. Judge Macke Dick will head state judge's associationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... County, where she has served as judge since January 1989. A native of Plainville and graduate of Kansas State University and the University of Kansas School of Law, Macke Dick also serves on the Chief Judges Council and on the Kansas Judicial ...

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  14. NCAA Baseball Rules Committee recommends instant replay for 2017 regular seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Advocate

    ... Rules Committee chair and senior associate athletics director of operations and event management at Kansas State University. "We felt it was time to give institutions the opportunity to use it in regular-season games."

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  15. Workplace accident on K-State campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    Kansas State University Police and emergency personnel from the Manhattan Fire Department and Riley County EMS responded to the Seaton Hall construction site on the Manhattan campus for a workplace accident shortly before 11 a.m. Wednesday. A male worker was injured after a fall at the construction site.

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  16. 'Bearcam' Study Looks At Human Emotional Connection With Wildlife, ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | National Parks Traveler

    If you have visited Alaska's Katmai National Park in the month of July, you probably enjoyed watching brown bears fish for salmon at the iconic Brooks Falls. But what if you saw the same scene on a live webcam? Would you have the same emotional response as viewing the bears in their natural surroundings? That's what two Kansas State University researchers want to find out through a live-stream video study of brown bears.

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  17. Almost time for Tough Enough to Wear Pink RodeoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    The Kaw Valley Rodeo Association's 10th annual Tough Enough to Wear Pink Rodeo will be at 8 p.m. Friday, July 22, at Wells Arena in Manhattan's CiCo Park. The event honors cancer survivors and raises awareness and funds for Kansas State University's Johnson Cancer Research Center .

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  18. Tech Entrepreneur Michelle Munson to Be Honored By Hollywood Professional AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Research-Almaden center. She has dual B.Sc. degrees in electrical engineering and in physics from Kansas State University, was a Goldwater Scholar for achievement in science and mathematics and later was a Fulbright Scholar at Cambridge University, ...

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  19. Plainville native elected as president of district judges' associationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Hays Daily News

    ... she has served as judge since January 1989. Macke Dick is a native of Plainville and a graduate of Kansas State University and the University of Kansas School of Law. She serves on the Chief Judges Council and on the Kansas Judicial Council's Family ...

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  20. Young civic leaders from Africa visit Capitol for Mandela Washington Fellowship programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Capital-Journal

    Twenty-four young civic leaders from 15 different countries in sub-Saharan Africa on Monday visited the Capitol as part of the Mandela Washington Fellowship program. The fellowship is hosted by Kansas State University's Staley School of Leadership Studies, and is part of a national state department program known as the Young African Leaders Initiative.

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