To the Editor: Sept. 7-13 is National Suicide Prevention Week, and Sept. 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day. It is estimated that worldwide, more than 800,000 people die of suicide each year. In the United States in 2013, 41,149 people (13 per 100,000) died of .
To the Editor: Throughout the history of mankind, more than one person has said that we should treat each other as we would want to be treated. I myself have failed to do that more often than I would like .
To the Editor: Smoking is an expensive addiction, and not just for smokers. Taxpayers pay billions of dollars annually in smoking-related health-care costs, and nearly 42,000 people die each year from tobacco-related diseases. In Kansas, the cost exceeds $1.12 billion each year. .
To the Editor: The Manhattan Arts Center (MAC) entertained guests attending its premier fundraiser, “Art Happens,” Saturday, Aug. 11. For MAC to live up to its motto of “Arts for All,” it depends on the generosity of the community to ensure .
To the Editor: Within the last 50 years, the Supreme Court of the United States has handed down quite a number of decisions that run contrary to the biblical and historical foundations of our country. These decisions have paved the way .
To the Editor: I wanted to share a story about our experiences last weekend with American Airlines. I was returning from a wonderful family vacation on Hatteras Island, N.C., with my wife, three kids ages 14, 12 and 9, and my wife’.
To the Editor: Konza United Way is grateful to the many local organizations that collected school supplies for area children. As our students return to classes this week, we want to make certain that they are prepared to learn; that .
To the Editor: Fire up the grill and compete for tailgate bragging rights from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, during the inaugural “Aggieville Tailgating Championship,” a fundraiser for Circles Manhattan. Circles Manhattan is a nonprofit organization dedica-ted to ending poverty .
To the Editor: On July 25, I went with my children to the opening of “Exploring the World of Tapestry, a Celebration of Diversity on our Planet” at The Wonder Work-shop. It was amazing. Ilana Budnosky, a KSU stu-dent, was the .
To the Editor: When I was a kid, I enjoyed movies about the Old West and its characters. One thing for certain, there was justice. The good people always prevailed, and the criminals were dealt with quickly. Fast forward to .
To the Editor: The third annual Hy-Vee Just Tri It Youth Triathlon was held last weekend in City Park, and it was a resounding success. This not-for-profit swim-bike-run event is aimed at promoting healthy lifestyles and friendly competition among our .
To the Editor: Manhattan is composed of a lot of people, very young people, who have never purchased a home before. Property taxes can be confusing to them. Some people think property taxes are just paid to the Manhattan-Ogden School .
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