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  • Obituaries | March 20, 2013

    Dorothy Morarity

    Dorothy Ilene Morarity, 96, died Monday at her home in Pittsburg.

  • Obituaries | March 20, 2013

    Fiorella Hebert

    Fiorella M. Cui Hebert, 83, died Saturday in Fort Worth, Texas.

  • Letters | March 20, 2013

    Sponsors, volunteers helped youth mowing clinic succeed

    To the Editor: The annual youth lawn mowing clinic was held March 12 at Pottorf Hall in CiCo Park. This is put on by KSU Riley County Extension and the Manhattan Breakfast Optimist Club.

  • Editorials | March 20, 2013

    Don’t cut funding to higher education

    Conservative Republicans in the Kansas Legislature are determined to eliminate state income taxes — no matter what it costs. Those costs are beginning to come clear. The House this morning approved a bill that, among other things, would cut funding to higher education and shift $300 million

  • Letters | March 20, 2013

    Nuss, an outstanding leader, can handle city’s challenges

    To the Editor: If you support economic growth and development, regional coop-eration, efficient and competent government and a high quality of life in Manhattan, then we urge you to vote for Debbie Nuss in this April’s Manhattan City Commission election.

  • Letters | March 20, 2013

    Strawn has shown reason, decorum, common sense

    To the Editor: Bob Strawn has served us well in the past and will do so again. As mayor, he dealt tirelessly with very controversial issues during his four-year term, bringing  common sense, decorum  and reason to the table.

  • Letters | March 20, 2013

    Reject landlords’ choices; elect Nuss, McCulloh, Reddi

    To the Editor: The Mercury Landlords Association financially backed a couple City Commission candi-dates who constantly talk about lowering property taxes to “help fixed-income senior citizens” — a political deception. The biggest beneficiaries of lower property taxes are rental property owners (like us), not seniors.

  • Letters | March 20, 2013

    For the best commission, elect McCulloh, Nuss, Reddi

    To the Editor: Manhattan deserves the best! Please join us in voting for Karen McCulloh, Debbie Nuss and Usha Reddi for City Commission.

  • Letters | March 20, 2013

    Budget-cutting candidates will weaken key services

    To the Editor: The pride of Manhattan is our excellent police force, schools and library. Do you want to elect candidates for City Commission who will cut the budgets for the RCPD and the public library?

  • Letters | March 20, 2013

    Nuss deserves the votes of civic-minded residents

    To the Editor: Last Saturday, I was one of the people who marched alongside Deb Nuss in the Real Saint Patrick’s Day Parade through Aggieville.

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