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  • I Wonder |Local |Business | September 10, 2013

    Are there fewer parking spots downtown?


    Q: The new downtown remodel seems to be reducing the number of parking spaces pretty dramatically.  I wonder if the city commissioners who approved that are the same city commissioners who approved the new Civic Plus building that will have no parking lot for

  • I Wonder | September 06, 2013

    How can the stadium be ‘under budget’?

    Q: I heard Kirk Schulz say that the new stadium expansion project was “under budget.” But the budget was $75 million, and it turned out to be $90 million. How is that “under budget”?

  • I Wonder | September 03, 2013

    When are the streets swept?

    Q: I see the city street sweepers out at varying times and wonder whether there is a posted schedule that the public can view so we know when they will be in front of our house. The reason is that I would love to know

  • I Wonder | August 30, 2013

    What’s the deal with Planet Sub?

    Q: What’s the deal with Planet Sub?

  • I Wonder | August 28, 2013

    Will changes to Poyntz Ave. affect downtown parades?

    Q: What’s the future of parades in downtown Manhattan? They’re narrowing Poyntz, and putting in a “traffic calmer” (the politically correct term) at Fourth and Poyntz.

  • I Wonder | August 27, 2013

    Why has the Shakes building sat empty for so long?


    Q: What’s the deal with that place called “Shakes” on Fort Riley Boulevard? It’s been sitting there, closed, for years. How come?

  • I Wonder | August 23, 2013

    Shutdown impact is mostly political


    Q. I see that we may be headed for another government shutdown. Can you tell me how many shutdowns there have been so far in our history, and for the most part, did any of them really have an adverse effect on the country?

  • I Wonder | August 20, 2013

    New building a cleaning service


    Q: What’s that big metal building they’re putting up along Fort Riley Boulevard, near the intersection with Westwood?

  • I Wonder | August 16, 2013

    Will we have new channel?

    Q: Will the new Fox Sports One channel be available on Cox cable here in Manhattan?

  • I Wonder | August 14, 2013

    How does the city take care of its parks?

    Q. I wonder how the city of Manhattan takes care of all its parks. I can think of 10 parks at least, and I see people mowing, but who empties the trashcans, picks up the litter, cleans the bathrooms, fixes the playgrounds, and in general keeps

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