Thursday, September 3, 2015



Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | November 21, 2013

    Something is terribly wrong in our country

    To the Editor: Since one of the more recent public shootings, the media propaganda frenzy has concentrated on what they term conspiracy theories about one-world government. They intimate that you’re a conspiracy theorist and a kook if you believe the United Nations should be

  • Letters | November 21, 2013

    Why hasn’t FDA warned public about diet pill drug?

    To the Editor: I am calling for the resignation of the director of the Food and Drug Administration. Why? Because he is “mum on new drug in diet pills,” as per a story on the front page of USA Today on Tuesday, Nov. 19. According to

  • Letters | November 20, 2013

    MHS cross country team grateful for broad support

    To the Editor: On behalf of the 2013 Manhattan High School cross country boys and girls team, I would like to thank all those who supported our efforts throughout the years and who shared the celebration after our boys won the 6A state championship. The successes

  • Letters | November 19, 2013

    Military memorabilia displays much appreciated

    To the Editor: During the recent military veterans appreciation week, November 5-11, we were able for the seventh time to display our military memorabilia at the Riley County Senior Service Center. Our display crew would like to thank Jamie Ramsey, Susan Peterson, Dixie Love and

  • Letters | November 19, 2013

    Remember loved ones with Light of Life ornaments

    To the Editor, As the holiday season approaches, we especially remember the ones we have loved. Homecare & Hospice’s Light of Life Memorial gives individuals a unique opportunity to honor the memory of their loved ones during this holiday season. Anyone wishing to participate

  • Letters | November 17, 2013

    Support local economy; shop at local merchants

    To the Editor This holiday season, as larger corporate and Internet retailers continue to ask consumers to chase discounts on cheaply manufactured products, we invite our community to experience the better total values offered by our locally owned retailers. What sets them apart are quality

  • Letters | November 15, 2013

    Local sponsors, diners made Lions’ pancake feed a success

    To the Editor: The Manhattan Lions Club is grateful for all who purchased tickets and attended our annual Pancake Feed fundraiser in mid-October.  We also greatly appre-ciate the purchase of tickets and the donations by the following merchants and groups: Armour-Eckrich/John Morrell Meats,

  • Letters | November 15, 2013

    Go Manhattan High School!

    To the Editor: Manhattan High School is the greatest. We have the best teachers, the best students, and we care for one another in the Land of the Indians. Norma McNair MHS Class of 1945 2035 Strong Ave.

  • Letters | November 14, 2013

    Consider making donations to Holiday Food, Fund Drive

    To the Editor: As I celebrate my 30th holiday season in Manhattan, I want to say how much it excited me to once again see the letter from Mayor John Matta on the Holiday Food and Fund Drive. The food and monetary donations that are

  • Letters | November 13, 2013

    K-State voting process lacks transparency, neutral party

    To the Editor: Kansas State University classified employees are scheduled to take an important vote November 19-22 regarding leaving the state Civil Service system or keeping Civil Service protections intact. The university voting process will be done electronically through the university email and mail system.


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