Wednesday, May 27, 2015

News - I Wonder

  • I Wonder | July 10, 2012

    Storing boat in city garage?

    Q: I saw in the paper Monday that a city employee lost some of his personal property in a fire that occurred at a city-owned garage out near the Manhattan airport. Why is it that a city employee gets to store his boat and camper

  • I Wonder | June 20, 2012

    Why doesn’t the city use blinking red lights at night?

    Q: Why can’t they flip the stoplights at some intersections in town over to blinking red during the overnight hours? Does Manhattan think it’s too “big-time” for that?

  • I Wonder | June 12, 2012

    Is the city paying off redevelopment debt?

    Q: I’ve read your stories every month about the city’s collection of sales tax, and they always have a caveat about sales-tax collections that go toward the debt on the downtown redevelopment project. Are those collections also coming in on budget?

  • I Wonder | June 04, 2012

    What roads should I avoid during the summer construction season?

    Poyntz avejpg.phatch

    It seems the city has begun its annual summer road work extravaganza. What streets should I avoid to stay away from construction?

  • I Wonder | May 28, 2012

    Why isn’t this road fixed?

    The road in front of Hobby Lobby and on the way to Dillons is in terrible shape. Who is in charge of fixing this and why hasn’t anything been done about it?

  • I Wonder | May 28, 2012

    Who paid for the free copy of the Discovery Center book I received?

    Q: I received a letter in the mail today from the city manager thanking me for my contributions to the Flint Hills Discovery Center and offering me a free copy of the commemorative book entitled “From the Ground Up: Creating the Flint Hills Discovery Center”

  • I Wonder | May 23, 2012

    Is the McCall Road project finished yet?


    I heard that there’s going to be more construction on McCall Road. Didn’t they already have construction on that road? How will this affect traffic?

  • I Wonder | May 15, 2012

    Tunnel forces ramp closure

    Q: When will construction begin on the tunnel beneath the K-177 on-ramp to the train depot?

  • I Wonder | May 13, 2012

    When is Manhattan Day?


    Q: When is the Manhattan Day celebration this year?

  • I Wonder | May 11, 2012

    What’s the difference between macaron and macaroon?

    Macaroon macaron.phatch

    Q: On Tuesday’s food page, you had a piece with recipes for “macarons.” I always thought they were called “macaroons.” Was it just a misspelling?

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