To the Editor: Hot Dog! The Manhattan Public Library is about to have its annual book sale; it’s the last weekend of this month. What that means to me is that I can start my holiday shopping. Everyone likes .
To the Editor: The legislative informational meeting Feb. 6 was the first time I’ve effectively been told, “Don’t vote for me.” One of the overwhelming concerns expressed by the representatives was about the budget. That translates to a .
To the Editor: The chickens have come home to roost, and an ounce of prevention ... From Flint, Michigan, and beyond, people in power should heed such folk wisdom. Unfortunately, some losses cannot be measured in money. With regard to Flint, .
Social conservatives are nothing if not persistent, and they’re apparently determined to make the most of the overwhelming Republican majorities in both houses of the Kansas Legislature. Thus on Wednesday, under the guise of seizing parental control from school .
To the Editor: This is in response to the recent letter by Mr. Bob Strawn in which he lambastes the Flint Hills Discovery Center for not generating income to match its operating expenses. Historically, American public educational institutions have not .
To the Editor: Members of the Board of Directors of the Pottawatomie County Economic Development Corporation (PCEDC) read the Feb. 14 editorial, “Collaboration boosts regional prosperity,” with great interest. Our county is very much engaged in the regional economic development process .
To the Editor: It’s astonishing to me that even before Justice Antonin Scalia’s body was cold, the media and the politicians began debating and posturing over his successor. What has become of our respect for the dead? How .
To the Editor: It’s caucus time in Kansas! For this presidential year, the League of Women Voters urges Kansas citizens to participate in the election process. Each voice is important, and each of us has a role in .
To the Editor: On Feb. 7, Boy Scout Troop 75 held a spaghetti dinner at the First United Methodist Church on Poyntz Avenue to raise funds to help our scouts pay for summer camps. Many thanks are in order. First, a big .
To the Editor: I’m prompted to make a public comment in response to Glen Nelson’s Feb. 14 letter, in which he questioned the fairness of the governor and Legislature in changing the 2015 tax code by prohibiting itemization of unreimbursed .
To the Editor: How can the Kansas governor and Legislature justify a change in the Kansas tax code that deletes medical expense from itemized deductions? This change results in a citizen with income that is completely used for medical care .
To the Editor: Biological research certainly has the potential to produce things that can be, and have been, used harmfully. However, biological research has also produced solutions to many harmful things: the polio epidemic, rabies infection, new treatments for .
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