To the Editor: I take issue with several of Mayor Karen McCulloh’s pronouncements during Tuesday’s discussion about inspection programs. No. 1 is her claim that there is a pressing need to find “unsafe places” by inspecting all rentals. This .
To the Editor: I really enjoyed the Feb. 3 Mercury article on the “found note” at KSU Memorial Stadium! As a genealogist and volunteer at the Riley County Genealogical Society, I could not resist searching for the workers. On Ancestry.com, .
To the Editor: Much has been said about “fear-mongering” as a campaign strategy to help candidates gain votes. As we understand it, this has been an effective tool in our past elections as well. It might be fun to apply .
To the Editor: Is it just me, or is this state giving you the “willies” as well? I’ve lived in Kansas for more than three-quarters of a century except for three years in the military service. All of .
To the Editor: We often read reports of fatal auto crashes where traffic signs were present but had not been heeded by a driver. I have always had a special feeling for the 30-inch “Stop” signs, knowing their dramatic effectiveness. .
To the Editor: It was with special interest that I read Lea Skene’s report on Beattie in “About Town — Keep on Trucking,” on the front page of the Manhattan Mercury on Friday, Jan. 29. Although the local gas station .
To the Editor: Five years ago, the Manhattan City Commission voted to amend our city’s non-discrimination ordinance to include basic civil right protections for the classes of sexual orientation and gender identity. This was by far one of the .
To the Editor I have been very concerned about the fiscal experiment going on in Kansas. This recent headline caught my attention: “State fiscal crisis will hit rural Kansas hardest.” The budget crisis can be traced back to tax cuts .
To the Editor: Why in the world is the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce holding its retreat in Overland Park rather than here? Manhattan taxpayers have funded a sweetheart Conventions & Visitors Bureau contract with the Chamber of Commerce for a .
To the Editor: I’m sure many of our east bridge pier donors are wondering about the progress of finishing the “WELCOME TO MANHATTAN” sign to go on the art deco pier as one enters Manhattan on K-177. I’m .
To the Editor: As careful as I am about respecting and keeping secrets, there are two that should be divulged in the best interests of Manhattanites. First, from time to time I enjoy a great buffet meal at the Sirloin .
To the Editor: The Super Bowl game next Sunday provides us with entertainment and an opportunity to share food and drink with friends and family. It has become a fun cause of national excitement. It has also become an opportunity — .
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