Countless volunteers share time and talents with others To the Editor: “Celebrate Service” is again the theme for National Volun-teer Week, April 10-16. We set aside this observation period to honor people of service in our community. There’s a .
To the Editor: The Flint Hills Human Rights Project would like to thank the Manhattan City Commission for expressing unanimous support Tuesday evening to amend our city’s non-discrimination ordinance to include sexual orientation and gender identity. This was a .
To the Editor: During daily interpersonal interactions, I assume that perceptions are not first based upon sexuality. I trust that we first perceive each other based on other outward signs, such as countenance (engaging or not) and demeanor (positive or .
To the Editor: The Riley County notice of an election for USD 378 (Riley County) voters concerns a bond question. What the notice does not say in that the proposed question is whether voters will pass a new school bond of $22,500.000 .
To the Editor: With more than a dozen previous water studies sitting on the shelf gathering dust, do we need another study to tell us what anyone with common sense already knows? We’re pumping the Ogallala Aquifer dry! The .
To the Editor As National Volunteer Appreciation Week approaches (April 10-16), I am proud to live in a community where service is near and dear to our hearts. Not only do I have pride in my community, I also have .
To the Editor: Really, Manhattan Mercury? After a long and momentous City Commission meeting in which multiple citizens addressed the commission and about which multiple apropos stories could have been told, you devote the top story on the front page .
To the Editor: I really respect the Riley County Commission chair’s openness in giving his statement about his personal struggles regarding sexuality, which was written about in Wednesday’s Mercury. I am pressed to respect any one speaking with .
To the Editor: I am writing in regard to the recent decision by the Manhattan City Commission to create a rental unit registration and exterior inspection program. A similar program was implemented and repealed just five years ago. I am .
To the Editor: I have attended all 10 of the regularly scheduled 7 p.m. school board meetings as well as nearly all of the 18 special board meetings scheduled at 5:30 p.m., including ones in which the board retreated to executive session .
To the editor: It seems that our politics have become quite polarized. And now it has filtered down to our Riley County School District 378 as concerns the bond issue that we will vote on May 3. There evidently is a “Yes” .
To the Editor: A “major error” is embedded in the lengthy analysis of the “Comparison shopping” article in your Sunday edition of the Manhattan Mercury. After re-viewing the table of “Entry Pay” for B.S. graduates in Business Administration at .
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