Wells knows Riley County and has earned our respect Endorsement By Letters to the Editor September 27, 2012 You have viewed 1 of 10 this month. Want uninterrupted access to TheMercury.com on your computer, smartphone and tablet? We have many subscription options to fit your needs. See my options To the Editor: Ron Wells is a third-generation Riley Countian. He’s a farmer, rancher, building and respected businessman.