Tuesday, February 9, 2016

News - I Wonder

  • I Wonder | February 05, 2013

    Did Dial Realty sell redevelopment area?


    Q: I heard the other day that Dial sold off the downtown redevelopment area. Is that true?

  • I Wonder | January 30, 2013

    School false alarms matter, but not monetarily


    Q: The Manhattan city government charges fees when firefighters or police have to respond to more than three false alarms at a location in a calendar year. How often has the fire department responded to false alarms at schools? How much in fees, if any,

  • I Wonder | January 25, 2013

    Why wasn’t the Grand Slam Sports culprit arrested?


    Q: What’s the deal with the burglary at Grand Slam Sports? I read in the paper that the cops had identified a suspect, and that the suspect was “cooperating” and that they had recovered most of the stolen stuff. If that’s true, why

  • I Wonder | January 23, 2013

    FYI, the 411 on the MPO and the RPO


    Q: There’s a lot of talk about the region’s new MPO, which I understand is mandated by federal law. How is it different in function from the non-mandated RPO and how are both funded?

  • I Wonder | January 02, 2013

    Who’s the guy who follows Snyder around during football games?


    Q: What’s the deal with the guy who follows Bill Snyder around like a shadow on the sidelines during all the football games?

  • I Wonder | December 26, 2012

    Lights only look used, they’re new


    Q: I wonder how much the lights that they’re putting up around City Park cost. Also, they look like the lights that used to be on the old viaduct over the Kansas River on K-177. Are they?

  • I Wonder | December 18, 2012

    Drainage work nearly drained of the work


    Q: When will the drainage project by the Riley County Health Department be completed and when will Wharton Manor Road be opened?

  • I Wonder | December 14, 2012

    Is the city considering a sidewalk along Dickens?


    Does the city have any plans to install a sidewalk along the south side of Dickens Avenue, the area from Georgetown Apartments to College Avenue? This area is mostly along the property of the Wheat Commission. There is no sidewalk on either side of the

  • I Wonder | December 11, 2012

    Is there really a manatee in Tuttle Creek Lake?


    Q: I saw online that there might be a manatee living in Tuttle Creek Lake. Supposedly there was actually a report in The Manhattan Mercury about this. Is that true?

  • I Wonder | December 04, 2012

    Did they reduce the seating in the remodeled Manhattan High gym?


    Q: I was up at the gym at Manhattan High the other day, and it seemed like they had cut down the amount of seating in the renovation. Why did they do that?

Text Alerts
Mobile Alerts

Get the latest news, weather and sports updates from The Mercury sent to your phone.

Sign Up Now

Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | The Manhattan Mercury, 318 North 5th Street, Manhattan, Kansas, 66502 | Copyright 2012

Reproduction of any kind is prohibited without written consent.