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Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | November 03, 2012

    Harms will be a good steward of our resources

    To the Editor: We have known Rod Harms for years and have experienced his concern for the county’s environment and people:  he showed up unasked at our house after a major storm with his chainsaw; the salvaged wood ended up as furniture and

  • Letters | November 03, 2012

    Modesitt will help boost economic development

    To the Editor: If you think economic development for Kansas is important and high unemployment is bad, you should know that Sydney Carlin has one of the lowest National Federation of Inde-pendent Business ratings in the Kansas House. It’s 33 percent. Lee Modesitt is endorsed

  • Letters | November 03, 2012

    Reader will use his talents to keep schools strong

    To the Editor: I have known many home-schooling families over the years. I have noticed that parents home-schooled for a variety of reasons and in a variety of ways.

  • Letters | November 03, 2012

    Wells’ common sense is a great asset for county

    To the Editor: Ron Wells is a true Manhattan-ite. I’ve known Ron since my brother played Little League baseball in City Park.

  • Letters | November 03, 2012

    Modesitt has the talents and the passion to serve

    To the Editor: I am writing to share my support for Lee Modesitt in his bid to represent the 66th District. I believe Lee’s integrity, vision and abilities will enable him to effectively advocate for the district.

  • Letters | November 02, 2012

    If I must stand the whole game, I’ll have to stop going

    To the Editor: I really enjoy KSU football games, the players, the fans, the band and the general atmosphere. However, after 60 years of season tickets, away games and conference games, it will no longer be possible for me to attend. Not because of lack of

  • Letters | November 02, 2012

    Support Breadbasket with donations at KSU-OSU game

    To the Editor: Now that Halloween has passed, not too far behind are Thanksgiving and Christmas. We are all so blessed to be able to celebrate with our close friends and families, but some families in Manhattan not able to do so. With Riley County

  • Letters | November 02, 2012

    Many of Harms’ supporters seem to live in other places

    To the Editor: After reading the political letters for the 3rd District Riley County Commission race, I have started to notice a trend. A large amount of letters written by Mr. Harms’ supporters are either from out of the county and even out of state,

  • Letters | November 02, 2012

    Carlin, Democrats spent excessively; Modesitt won’t

    To the Editor: Sydney Carlin and her fellow Democrats left less than $800 in the bank when Gov. Sam Brown-back took over in 2010. From 2002 to 2010, Sydney Carlin, along with tax-and-spend Democrats,  de-pleted millions from the required statutory rainy day Fund under Governors Sebelius and Parkinson.

  • Letters | November 02, 2012

    Carlin oddly silent about Planned Parenthood support

    To the Editor: Sydney Carlin is endorsed by Planned Parenthood Advocates of Manhattan but doesn’t list it on her website with other endorsements. Why? Her opponent is proud to be listed on the Kansans for Life website.

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