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Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | April 01, 2013

    Sequester cuts need not inflict much pain on citizens

    To the Editor: Listening to the radio or watching TV, we all know that sequestration is upon us. We would hope that our government would react the way we citizens would when having to scale back from our “want” list to the “need” list. Cuts

  • Letters | April 01, 2013

    Pope Francis, a humble man, has huge challenge ahead

    To the Editor: What irony that the new pope chose the name of a sweet, humble, nonmaterialistic man who certainly would not have spent time hanging around the Vatican. St. Francis grew up in wealth but didn’t’ cherish it. His father locked him in

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Nuss supports growth that will enhance quality of life

    To the Editor: Every government, including the Manhattan City Commission, has duties, obligations and responsibilities. If it is import-ant to you that your City Commission takes its duties and obligations seriously, and if a responsible local government is important to you, then this election is

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Ball, Hogan will oppose renewal of rental inspections

    To the Editor: Do you like the idea of more city government control? Do you want the city government involved in rental lease contracts, either as a landlord or as a renter? If so, you can find a couple of candidates who either outright would

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Jankovich listens to citizens and makes good decisions

    To the Editor: I voted for Rich Jankovich! He’s committed to the continued growth and economic devel-opment of Manhattan. His roots are here — junior High School, high school, KSU graduate. His extended family members live and work here. He’s a member of numerous

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Hudgins is a leader and an advocate for education

    To the Editor: Your vote April 2 for the USD 383 School Board should focus on leadership.  Pat Hudgins will provide that.  Pat will encourage educators and she will support excellence in education for all students. 

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Ball, Hogan have a better vision for Manhattan

    To the Editor: A few of the candidates for city Commission fully support heavy funding for ATA, needless building projects, return of the rental inspection program and return of the LGBT ordinance with its many flawed concepts like the human rights board.

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Elect McCulloh, Nuss, Reddi, Estabrook, Hudgins, Rozell

    To the Editor: I am endorsing Aaron Estabrook for school board and Karen McCulloh, Debbie Nuss and Usha Reddi for City Commission. These candidates have the intuition, integrity and experience to recognize that we must address the concerns of all segments of our community.

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Jankovich a proven leader who knows, loves our city

    To the Editor: Let’s re-elect Rich Jankovich to another term on the City Commission. He’s a proven leader who keeps an open mind on issues. He looks at the big picture, and his vision is not impaired by narrow, precon-ceived judgment. Rich is

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    For a balanced approach, vote for Nuss and Reddi

    To the Editor: We are at a critical turning point in our city government. In this important election cycle, we are fortunate to have two candidates who have consist-ently demonstrated strong lead-ership abilities through their longstanding involvement in the Manhattan community.

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