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  • Local |Business | December 07, 2014

    EyeDoctors expands free glasses program

    The EyeDoctors Gift of Glasses, a program has gave free eye exams and free glasses in northeast Kansas since 1984, is expanding. For every pair of glasses purchased at The EyeDoctors, 3012 Anderson, a pair of glasses is donated to someone in need. The glasses are given

  • Local |Business | December 07, 2014

    Former Ebert Mayo VP creates Paradoxx Design

    Betty Mattingly-Ebert has founded Paradoxx Design, LLC. The firm provides commercial interior design, space planning and programming, and furniture and furnishings specification services for private and public clients. Typical projects include retail and office, higher education, university housing and student life, and multi-family residential. Prior

  • Editorials | December 07, 2014

    Let’s stick to the issues

    City Commissioner Karen McCulloh is “fed up with being treated like a third-rate citizen on this commission.” Among reasons for her sentiment, which she felt the need to air at Tuesday’s meeting, is that Mayor Wynn Butler didn’t choose her to serve on

  • Letters | December 07, 2014

    Articles by professors only demean our state leaders

    To the Editor: We just had an election in Kansas. All the Republican officeholders, from Gov. Sam Brownback down, won easily. There was not one close contest, as had been predicted by the polls and the media. I am very sick of the series that

  • Letters | December 07, 2014

    Look beyond bottom line in judging Discovery Center

    To the Editor: Writer Andrew Wayne recently opined on your editorial page about how distressed he was that the Flint Hills Discovery Center wasn’t making money. Or was it that it was losing too much — or was he just upset that those dang liberals

  • Letters | December 07, 2014

    Merrick should classify lawmakers as nonproducers

    To the Editor: Congratulations to State Rep. Ray Merrick for discovering that government employees produce nothing. This group of non-producers includes lawyers, stockbrokers, doctors, state auditors, teachers, retail clerks, etc. They are called service workers, and they generate 79 percent of the U.S. Gross Domestic

  • Letters | December 07, 2014

    Online retailers should be required to collect sales tax

    To the Editor: As the owners of Big Poppi Bicycle Shop, we have witnessed a variety of changes that have had an impact on our industry. We have adapted to address each situation.  As business owners, we welcome competition from other retailers. However, the challenge

  • Letters | December 07, 2014

    Thanks for being a voice for those who feel voiceless

    To the Editor: As a black student at K-State and as a black woman in America, I want to thank you for choosing to show the black community in a positive light. In this time of struggle, many reporters are only writing articles about all

  • Letters | December 07, 2014

    Manhattan benefits from Snyder’s influence

    To the Editor: A few weeks ago, I read in our local newspaper (The Times West Virginian) some comments from KSU Coach Bill Snyder about the purpose, status, etc., of college football today. I told my husband at the time that’s what a coach

  • Manhattan High School | December 07, 2014

    Indians take 7th at Gardner Invite

    The Manhattan High wrestling team traveled two hours to the east for the Gardner-Edgerton Invitational on Saturday, taking seventh among the 16 teams and earning four medals on the day. Bringing home medals for the Indians were Alex Martinez, Jalin Harper, Mason Wallace and Eldon Picou. “


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