It’s hard to ignore the call Wednesday by the chief justice of the Kansas Supreme Court for higher pay for judiciary employees.
Frank, David, Katherine Hwang And Jean Hwang Carrant Special to the San Francisco Chronicle When Judge Neil Gorsuch ruled against our family member battling cancer, Grace Hwang, almost three years ago, his decision was heartless.
It might not have seemed like it the last few days, but this is Sunshine Week.
To the Editor: Tuesday’s Mercury editorial made comments on the Riley County Commission debate on family planning funding.
Riley County Commission Chairman Ron Wells did citizens of this county a service Monday when he admonished his fellow commissioners, Ben Wilson and Marvin Rodriguez, for citing religious and social reasons for their reluctance last Thursday to support the Riley County Health Department’s quest for state grant funding for family planning.
The the Editor: The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Manhattan (UUFM) is proud to announce a recently adopted resolution that supports removing Native American mascots from our community schools.
To the Editor: I don’t mean to be critical, but recent Kansas license plates have been rather boring.
Congratulations to the Manhattan High School girls basketball team — players, coaches, trainers, everyone.
To the Editor: The Riley/Pottawatomie 4-H Straight Shooters shooting sports project club will host a state qualifying match March 18-19 at Pottorf Hall in CiCo Park.
To the Editor: Regarding the recent flap over Riley County Health Department providing family planning services to county residents, Riley County Commissioner Ron Wells is indeed correct that the County Commission is not the county’s “moral police.
It’s been a few days now since Scott Pruitt, the head of the U.
To the Editor: Love of reading.
To the Editor: The Manhattan Friends Meeting (Quakers) appreciates the letter to the editor that appeared in The Mercury last Sunday, March 5, by Jonalu Johnstone and other area pastors.
Imagine sitting in your living room in Northern Ireland several years ago, picking up your local newspaper and spotting an article on Brexit.
Perhaps state Rep.
Duane Goossen Contributing Writers Kansas budget cutters: the time has come to get real and very specific.
If President Donald Trump didn’t initially realize the importance of diplomacy and a fully-funded State Department, North Korea’s latest missile launches should have brought that lesson home.
To the Editor: An article in the Manhattan Mercury on Thursday, Feb.
It’s apparent Kansas Gov.
To the Editor: Ringling Bros.
To the Editor: I don’t envy anyone working for our new president.
Championship week for state high school basketball is about as exciting as local sports gets.
To the Editor: Leadership was recently on display at the Kansas Statehouse.
The opioid epidemic hasn’t struck Kansas as hard as it has struck more populated, urban areas of the United States.
To the Editor: From time to time, I hear local residents say that they went out of town for medical care because they did not feel that our services were up to par with more distant cities.
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