Sunday, August 30, 2015



Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | September 08, 2013

    KSU fans make alumnus in North Dakota proud

    To the Editor: I am a KSU grad living in Fargo, North Dakota. Two of my Fargo acquaintances related the following scenarios upon re-turning from the Cat-Bison football game in Manhattan.

  • Letters | September 08, 2013

    We ought to try harder to understand one another

    To the Editor: Because September is Suicide Awareness month, I felt I should send you this.

  • Letters | September 08, 2013

    ‘Stand Your Ground’ laws cast conflict resolution aside

    To the Editor: Years ago I was a counselor in two public schools for kindergarten through fifth grade.  It was a wonderful job because no matter how hokey I was with classroom presentations on topics ranging from combatting drugs and preventing bullying to manners

  • Letters | September 08, 2013

    God and guardian angels were on duty on June 18

    God and guardian angels were on duty on June 18 To the Editor: Monday afternoon, June 17, I called Mike’s Wrecker Service (David Motley) for a jump-start for my car battery in the Saintt Thomas More Church parking lot. Tuesday morning, June 18, the car started fine.

  • Letters | September 08, 2013

    Visit the Cancer Education Booth at the State Fair

    To the Editor: It is State Fair time again. I’ll be heading there for the great attractions, the food and friends, but also top on my list is a visit to the Hutchinson Clinic and the Prevent Cancer Foundation’s Cancer Education Booth.

  • Letters | September 05, 2013

    Huelskamp should set his personal views aside

    To the Editor: This is a follow-up to the town hall meeting with Rep. Tim Huelskamp and the letter to the editor from Karl Kramer.

  • Letters | September 05, 2013

    Thoughts on the salaries of university administrators

    To the Editor: Sometimes an alternative view helps put existing institutional structures in a new light. The mission of a public university is not to create a bureaucracy of high-paid administrators. Citizens expect that the university will be a place where most employees are directly

  • Letters | September 04, 2013

    Planning board should deny Body First rezoning request

    To the Editor: This Thursday, there is a public hearing before the Urban Area Planning Board to discuss the rezoning of 3615 Hudson Ave, now home to the Body First health club.

  • Letters | September 04, 2013

    Downtown is well worth the construction hassles

    To the Editor: It has taken me a while to put my thoughts concerning our downtown Poyntz Avenue in writing.

  • Letters | September 03, 2013

    City should either preserve memorial or build another

    To the Editor: The city auditorium, stage and balcony were built by this community to honor the 101 Riley County servicemen who died in World War II and about 2,000 other county veterans who survived. The facility was named Peace Memorial Auditorium in their honor.


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