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Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | October 31, 2012

    Hawk recognizes value of state funding for arts

    To the Editor: This election I’m casting my vote for Tom Hawk, the only Senate candidate who is a proven arts supporter.

  • Letters | October 31, 2012

    Writer wrong; Phillips did not vote on rights ordinance

    To The Editor: This letter is in response to a letter published in last Sunday’s paper by Grace Y. Hwang. That letter contained information that was factually incorrect.

  • Letters | October 30, 2012

    Wells will exercise wisdom when it comes to spending

    To the Editor: Everyone in Riley County Knows Ron Wells. He is a third-generation Riley Countian, MHS graduate and professional tradesman. Anyone experiencing Ron’s work knows he takes great care and responsibility in his craft. This is exactly the type of individual we need

  • Letters | October 30, 2012

    Harms knows what it takes to help county prosper

    To the Editor: Rod Harms is truly dedicated to Riley County and will serve well as county commissioner. With extensive community planning service, Rod understands the interplay of the wide variety of factors that build an attractive and successful community.

  • Letters | October 30, 2012

    KSU-OSU game Saturday is a chance to help hungry

    To the Editor: Did you know that Riley County is one of the most impoverished counties in the state of Kansas? In fact, one in five Riley County families lives at or below the poverty level. With the holidays around the corner, I would like

  • Letters | October 30, 2012

    City’s plans are too vague; reject countywide sales tax

    To the Editor: I would like to ask the voters to join me in voting “No” on the extension of the countywide sales tax.

  • Letters | October 30, 2012

    Carlin’s votes have been for constituents’ benefit

    To the Editor: Rep. Sydney Carlin of the 66th District voted against what she considered to be harmful tax legislation. She voted against lowering the state income tax because, as she said at the time, “Income tax accounts for nearly half of our state revenues.

  • Letters | October 30, 2012

    Unlike predecessors, Phillips, Modesitt will be effective

    To the Editor: For the past several years, Manhattan’s state senator and representatives have been great at listening. The problem is that they have not been effective problem-solvers. Sure, they have a number of excuses. However, like K-State fans in the 1960s and ’70’s,

  • Letters | October 30, 2012

    Don’t retain Hochhauser

    To the Editor: I encourage every voter to vote “No” on retaining Sheila Hochhauser as magistrate judge. Call (785) 313-8471 for information.

  • Letters | October 30, 2012

    Modesitt is a rising star; Phillips has proven himself

    To the Editor: We would like to recommend Lee Modesitt and Tom Phillips as our representatives to the Kansas Legislature.

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