To the Editor: We appreciate the Mercury’s publishing “Hospital of Hope,” a story about our studio project for the design of a trauma center in Roatan, Honduras. We have received many compliments and good wishes as a result of Brian Richardson’s fine article.
To the Editor: Had a conversation recently about our democracy and what is happening. It is my view that we do not have a democracy, but a modified autocracy, which is defined by a president with power through executive fiat, regulations, government unions, liberal courts
To the Editor: Thank you to Pat Collins and the firefighters from Manhattan Township, Blue Township and Wabaunsee County for their quick response in keeping a bad situation from turning into a disastrous one.
To the Editor: While you started your Nov. 26 editorial, “Concealed carry revisited,” with “We’re not fans of concealed carry gun permits,” you did concede, “It’s never-theless impressive that only 44 of the more than 51,000 Kansans who have been issued permits since 2007 have been charged
To the Editor: A recent letter writer (Nov. 29) was upset by an article de-scribing the burdens of caring for ill or elderly relatives. She wants physicians to help people commit suicide when they think they are a burden on their caregiver.
To the Editor: On Saturday, Dec. 8, the Manhattan Kiwanis Club will host our 62nd consecutive pancake feed at Pottorf Hall in CiCo Park. This year’s “feed” will provide the club and the public a chance to welcome back a Manhattan Kiwanis Club member who
To the Editor: Last year, I had the honor of resurrecting the Miss Manhattan/Miss K-State Wildcat Pageant after an almost 15-year absence. Sophia Tolentino, Miss Manhattan, and Danielle Hill, Miss K-State Wildcat, along with Hannah Conroy-Philbrook, Miss Pottawatomie, did a fantastic job representing
To the Editor, The Flint Hills Breadbasket, your local food pantry, needs your help. The Breadbasket was established in 1982 to help feed those less fortunate in Manhattan. Maribeth Kieffer, the executive director, and her staff of two are doing a tremendous job executing our mission
To the Editor: Thanksgiving, I’m afraid, is being squeezed out of existence. The lovely holiday when we gather together with friends and family for a meal, as did our Pilgrim fathers, to thank God for being in a free land and for bringing us
To the Editor: I want to congratulate Coach Bill Snyder and the Wildcat football team on an outstanding season. As we welcome the University of Texas to Manhattan, Saturday will be a special day to honor the seniors and their family members.
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