Thursday, May 28, 2015

Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | April 05, 2013

    New citizens group will continue to inform public

    To the Editor: On March 12, a group of concerned citizens formed an organization to inform the public on the issues affecting the Manhattan City Commission race. They did so because they knew that, especially at this critical moment in the history of our great community,

  • Letters | April 04, 2013

    Thanks for everything; please recycle yard signs

    To the Editor: Thank you, everyone, for everything. Please recycle the cardboard yard signs.

  • Letters | April 04, 2013

    Thanks to moderates, happy days are here again

    To the Editor: Happy days are here again, the sky above is blue and clear again, happy days are here again!

  • Letters | April 04, 2013

    Tolerance and balance return to City Commission

    To the Editor: I would like to congratulate the voters of Manhattan who turned out Tuesday to realign our City Commission. For far too long the two curmudgeons, AKA Wynn Butler and John Matta, have dominated and degraded the people of Manhattan.

  • Letters | April 04, 2013

    Many contributed to success of Rotary Peace Forum

    To the Editor: The Manhattan Konza Rotary Club and the Manhattan Noon Rotary Club would like to thank the community for its support and interest in the recent Peace Forum held at the Leadership Studies Building on the KSU campus.

  • Letters | April 03, 2013

    Let’s not criticize citizens for opposing the status quo

    To the Editor: Freedom of speech in the United States is protected by the First Amendment to the United States Constitution.

  • Letters | April 03, 2013

    Fashion show a highlight of International Week

    To the Editor: Over the past 10 years I have had the privilege of being involved in a ladies’ organization here in Manhattan called World Friendship. It began more than 40 years ago as a result of a desire to welcome and integrate into the community the

  • Letters | April 03, 2013

    Mercury wrong to fault local group’s robo-calls

    To the Editor: I’m writing in response to the March 27 editorial on robo-calls. Although my husband has helped with the organization Citizens for a Moderate Manhattan, I’m not writing on behalf of him or the organization. As a former journalist, I was disappointed

  • Letters | April 02, 2013

    Cruz is right; compromise on some issues is wrong

    So Ted Cruz won’t compro-mise, huh? The once free United States of America is being whittled down through compro-mise to a shameful society of loafers and leeches. I cannot understand what it is that liberals can’t understand about illegal. Certainly the United States

  • Letters | April 01, 2013

    Sequester cuts need not inflict much pain on citizens

    To the Editor: Listening to the radio or watching TV, we all know that sequestration is upon us. We would hope that our government would react the way we citizens would when having to scale back from our “want” list to the “need” list. Cuts

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