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Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | October 15, 2012

    Harms has great knowledge, passion for Riley Countians

    To the Editor: In the six years I have known Rod Harms, he has served as a key volunteer with the Kansas State Rowing Association and a mentor to me and other Manhattan High School and Kansas State University students while employees of the Civitas

  • Letters | October 15, 2012

    Despite the rhetoric, is our country being led into ruin?

    To the Editor: According to C.S. Lewis, the sins of the spirit are worse than the sins of the flesh. The reason he gives for this is that if you commit the sins of the flesh, you know you are a sinner and in

  • Letters | October 15, 2012

    Many contributed to success of Promenade on Poyntz

    To the Editor: Fall is in the air. and with it came the eighth annual Promenade on Poyntz in downtown Manhattan. This annual benefit for the Homecare and Hospice Foundation is presented by Standard Beverage of Wichita.

  • Letters | October 15, 2012

    Modesitt will back policies that protect our interests

    To the Editor: Since Lee Modesitt does not have a public voting record to study, I questioned him about the role of a state representative. Mr. Modesitt told me a state representative is a public servant who has an obligation to vote how his or

  • Letters | October 15, 2012

    Modesitt will be a strong voice in Kansas Legislature

    To the Editor: Lee Modesitt is a very smart, hard-working, able person who would like to serve as our representative. I have known Lee for several years, and I think he would represent our community well. Our current representative has had about a decade to

  • Letters | October 15, 2012

    Vote for Modesitt

    To the Editor: Vote for Lee Modesitt.

  • Letters | October 14, 2012

    The county commission needs an eagle scout

    To the Editor: This fall we have a chance to vote for someone of the highest ethical quality.

  • Letters | October 14, 2012

    Sydney will help fight one-party rule in Topeka

    To the Editor: Cast your vote for Sydney Carlin for the Kansas House of Representatives on Nov. 6.

  • Letters | October 14, 2012

    Through five terms, Sydney has worked hard for us

    To the Editor: I am writing in support of Sydney Carlin, who is seeking her sixth term in the Kansas House of Representatives. There are good reasons why voters keep sending Sydney back to Topeka.

  • Letters | October 14, 2012

    Time to send a bright young man to Topeka

    To the Editor: History shows us that the past often repeats itself. In Manhattan politics, this has been true with the election of outstanding leader to the Kansas Legislature. Effective legislators like Richard Rogers, Charles Arthur, Donn Everett, John Stites, Joe Knopp, Lana Oleen and


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