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Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | January 14, 2013

    Thanks for helping Optimists support programs for youth

    To The Editor: The Manhattan Breakfast Op-timist Club would like sincerely to thank everyone who sup-ported the Optimist Christmas Tree Lot this past holiday season. We had another suc-cessful year, thanks to those who purchased trees or decorations from us.

  • Letters | January 11, 2013

    It’s not too late to get a flu shot

    You’d just about have to be from another planet not to be aware that the flu has struck Kansas and most other states earlier this year than is normally the case. Updates appear regularly in newspapers, on television, office water coolers and anywhere else

  • Letters | January 11, 2013

    After we fortify our schools, will our bus stops be next?

    To the Editor: We are hearing that the way to protect our children is to have every school fortified with an armed guard present. Some people believe every teacher should carry a weapon, too. But I have a few questions.

  • Letters | January 10, 2013

    Alumni Association elated by support of Wildcat fans

    To the Editor: On behalf of the K-State Alumni Association Board of Directors and staff, I want to share our heartfelt appreciation to the Manhattan community for your overwhelming support of the university and our Wildcat football team.

  • Letters | January 10, 2013

    There is no easy solution to issue of ‘gun violence’

    To the Editor: It has been said that for every difficult problem there is a simple, easy and wrong solution. In many cases of modern life, this holds true. In no case in America is this more true than the problem with what is called “

  • Letters | January 09, 2013

    Riley County jury summonses wasted on Pott Countians

    To the Editor: My family lived within the city limits of Manhattan in Riley County for nine years. In those nine years, none of us was ever called for jury duty. In 2000, we moved to Blue Township in Pottawatomie County. We still have a Manhattan

  • Letters | January 09, 2013

    Wildcat fans are welcome in Arizona anytime

    To the Editor: Gracious and friendly. These are just a few words that help describe the wonderful influx of Kansas visitors to Arizona last week.

  • Letters | January 08, 2013

    Next time it snows, don’t just admire it; get out in it

    To the Editor: For the past couple of days, I have been cross-country skiing on our pasture road. The snow has been perfect — light, fluffy and not deep.

  • Letters | January 08, 2013

    To everyone who put money in the bucket, thanks

    To the Editor: I was privileged and blessed to be able to ring the bell for the Salvation Army on Dec. 22 at HyVee. My schedule was to ring the bell from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Arriving early, I began ringing the bell about 9:30 a.

  • Letters | January 08, 2013

    RCPD’s vigilance is much appreciated

    To the Editor: I want to publicly send my thanks to the Riley County Police Department. We recently had some thugs break into and steal several thousand dollars of inventory from Grand Slam Sports, which is very close to my business.

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