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Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | November 30, 2012

    Is Black Friday surpassing Thanksgiving as a holiday?

    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

  • Letters | November 30, 2012

    Thanks to Bill Snyder, team for an outstanding season

    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.

  • Letters | November 29, 2012

    Laws should let older, sick people die with dignity

    To the Editor: This is a very painful letter to write, but I hope it will cause some people to do some serious thinking about a law that needs to be changed.

  • Letters | November 28, 2012

    It’s heartening to know so many people are helpful

    To the Editor: On Tuesday morning, Nov. 27, I did some shopping at Target. Later that morning I discovered that the key fob had fallen off my car key.

  • Letters | November 28, 2012

    Workman gave credibility to a project that needed it

    To the Editor: As a city commissioner and mayor who voted against the idea of a Flint Hills Discovery Center so many times it gave me a headache, and as one who still finds it an unfortunate use of millions upon millions of tax dollars,

  • Letters | November 25, 2012

    Enjoy the lighted parade, and donate to Breadbasket

    To the Editor:  It has been my privilege to volunteer on the marketing committee for the Flint Hills Breadbas-ket Mayor’s Spirit of the Holidays Lighted Parade since its beginning. Now in its 11th year, this wonderful event is a chance for our community

  • Letters | November 25, 2012

    Thanks for helping Lions support local programs

    To the Editor: The Manhattan Lions Club is truly grateful to all who purchased tickets and attended our annual pancake feed. We also greatly appreciate the purchase of tickets and the donations by the following merchants and groups:

  • Letters | November 23, 2012

    Bill Snyder and Jon Wefald made a pair like no other

    To the Editor: My introduction to Kansas State University was in 1961 when I was called back into service during the Berlin crisis and was stationed at Fort Riley. Kansas State’s football program was pathetic, and basketball under their great coach Tex Winter was superb.

  • Letters | November 22, 2012

    Start holiday shopping on Small Business Saturday

    To the Editor: The traditional holiday shopping season officially kicks off Thanksgiving week with big box stores promoting special Black Friday sales while Cyber Monday supports shopping on-line.

  • Letters | November 22, 2012

    Visit the Optimist Tree Lot and support youth activities

    To The Editor: The Manhattan Breakfast Optimist Club this season is continuing the annual tradition of selling Christmas trees and holiday decorations at the Optimist Tree Lot.

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