It doesn’t seem fair that we have sunshine and afternoon temperatures in the 60s while much of the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions are still trying to cope with what started last week as Hurricane Sandy and evolved into what’s variously being called a
To the Editor: Did you know that Riley County is one of the most impoverished counties in the state of Kansas? In fact, one in five Riley County families lives at or below the poverty level. With the holidays around the corner, I would like
To the Editor: I would like to ask the voters to join me in voting “No” on the extension of the countywide sales tax.
66th District Rep. Sydney Carlin, seeking re-election to a sixth term next Tuesday, blasted state Republican Party officials Monday for what she said was an unfair and misleading mail advertisement sent to voters in her district over the weekend. The postcard mailing accused Carlin of
To the Editor: Rep. Sydney Carlin of the 66th District voted against what she considered to be harmful tax legislation. She voted against lowering the state income tax because, as she said at the time, “Income tax accounts for nearly half of our state revenues.
Q: What’s the story behind the “Wannabe Marxist Dictator” billboard on I-70 right near Fort Riley?
To the Editor: For the past several years, Manhattan’s state senator and representatives have been great at listening. The problem is that they have not been effective problem-solvers. Sure, they have a number of excuses. However, like K-State fans in the 1960s and ’70’s,
To the Editor: I encourage every voter to vote “No” on retaining Sheila Hochhauser as magistrate judge. Call (785) 313-8471 for information.
To the Editor: We would like to recommend Lee Modesitt and Tom Phillips as our representatives to the Kansas Legislature.
To the Editor: In spite of The Mercury’s Sunday endorsement, big money billboards and ad campaigns, vote “No” on the countywide sales tax. We can do better than taking sales tax from ordinary citizens and shelling it out to the “influential” in the name
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