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Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | October 25, 2012

    Harms knows the value of community engagement

    To the Editor: I had the privilege of working for Rod Harms and Civitas for 3 1/2 years while attending K-State. During that time I learned many things about loyalty to local businesses and caring deeply enough for a place to actively become an informed citizen.

  • Letters | October 25, 2012

    Carlin’s work to restore arts funding is appreciated

    To the Editor: Sydney Carlin is both responsive to her constituents and knowledgeable about the issues that affect her district. In particular, I appreciate her hard work to restore state funding for the arts, which enhance the quality of life in communities throughout the state.

  • Letters | October 25, 2012

    Carlin has demonstrated her concern for families

    To the Editor: Sydney Carlin has demonstrated effective leadership during her tenure in the Kansas House of Representatives. She is recognized as a legislator who listens to and supports her constituents. Sydney cares about families and has supported in the House a Senate bill that

  • Letters | October 24, 2012

    Mountaineer fans were wonderful to KSU faithful

    To the Editor: I was fortunate to have attend ed the KSU vs. West Virginia football game Saturday, and the experience was most enjoyable. The Cats were stellar in all facets on the field.

  • Letters | October 24, 2012

    This Republican is looking for a worthy candidate

    To the Editor: Many years ago when I registered to vote, the Republican Party was concerned about the average working person. The last south end of a northbound horse of a Republican president did some amazing but not very nice things.

  • Letters | October 24, 2012

    Reader offers unmatched combination of talents

    To the Editor: My name is Tim Gotchey, and I have lived in Manhattan with my family for the past 11 years. I lived most of my life outside of Kansas.

  • Letters | October 24, 2012

    Harms superbly qualified for County Commission

    To the Editor: Rod Harms has been an engaged, committed and caring citizen of our community for more than two decades. His background as a planner and his professional expertise make him an excellent candidate to serve on the Riley County Commission.

  • Letters | October 24, 2012

    Carlin is always willing to listen to constituents

    To the Editor: We are writing to show our ongoing support for Sydney Carlin. She’s been a great public servant to the citizens of Manhattan and Riley County as a representative in the Kansas Legislature.

  • Letters | October 23, 2012

    Wildcats appreciate support when team returned

    To the Editor: Thank you once again to our band, our students and our community members who were at the Vanier Complex at 2:30 a.m. Sunday to greet the team upon our return from West Virginia. I share the thoughts of our players, coaches and

  • Letters | October 23, 2012

    West Virginia fans were warm, welcoming, helpful

    To the Editor: I was in a group of K-Staters at the West Virginia game on Oct. 20. Wow, what a tremendous game and so exciting!


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