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  • I Wonder |Local |Business | January 31, 2014

    Why is chamber retreat in Overland Park?

    Wonder1

    Q: We have some fiscally conservative city and county commissioners, yet they chose to spend the weekend retreat in Overland Park rather than in Manhattan. What’s the justification for going to OP rather than staying in town? Did taxpayers pay their expenses?

  • I Wonder |Local | January 24, 2014

    Why isn’t the sidewalk snow ordinance enforced?

    Snow.phatch

    Q: Manhattan has a sidewalk snow removal ordinance. Why is it not enforced? I live in and walk the area Leavenworth/11th/Moro/3rd and more than half of the walks are NEVER cleaned.

  • I Wonder |Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 10, 2014

    What happened to the vet student who killed 2 people?

    Wonder1

    Q: Whatever happened to the case of the veterinary student who hit two people and killed them on K-18?

  • I Wonder |Football | January 03, 2014

    Does Kevin Lockett have any more sons?

    Lockett.phatch

    Q: Does Kevin Lockett have any more sons, and if not, why not?

  • I Wonder |Local |Business | December 27, 2013

    Doesn’t the new hotel look kind of fragile?

    Buildings-1.phatch

    Q: There are so many major construction projects going on in Manhattan. Comparing the multistory steel frameworks, however, makes one curious. In particular, the new NBAF building and the South Fourth Street project have beams and girders that one might find in a fort. They

  • I Wonder |Local |Government, Politics | December 13, 2013

    What’s the city’s debt limit?

    Wonder1

    Q: I read something about the city government supposedly having a “debt limit.” Is that true? What’s so magic about a certain number?

  • I Wonder |Local |Men's Basketball |Women's Basketball | November 29, 2013

    What are the flashing lights at basketball games in Bramlage?

    Wonder1

    Q: Several times during each basketball game I attend at K-State’s Bramlage Coliseum, the big lights at the top of the arena flash like a flash camera. How come? A: It’s a secret plot that the Bob Huggins Mafia installed in the rafters

  • I Wonder |Local | November 22, 2013

    During the national anthem, why don’t announcers ask sports fans to put their hands over their heart

    Wonder1

    Q: Why do public sports announcers not ask fans to place their hand over their heart for the playing of the national anthem?  They always say: “Please stand and remove your hat for the playing of the national anthem.”  Standing and removing your

  • I Wonder | November 15, 2013

    What’s happening to the stone on the outside of Memorial Stadium?

    Wonder1

    Q: On the renovation of the old Memorial Stadium at K-State, what happens to the stone on the outside of the building? Also, is it designated as a historic site? Who decides? A: You’re asking about a big project going on right now to

  • I Wonder |Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | November 01, 2013

    What’s with the most-wanted list?

    Wonder1

    Q: What could Dekenerick Dewayne Butler have said to a judge that would get him on a Riley County Most Wanted List for “contempt” and that be his only charge? Does he have a huge vocabulary? Or, is this the safest county in America?

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