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Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | March 26, 2013

    Ball will manage taxes while looking out for the neediest

    To the Editor: I have visited with John Ball several times. He is a sincere person who wants the best for Manhattan. He will look out for those most in need but will not drive up property taxes. I will vote for John Ball. I

  • Letters | March 25, 2013

    Mail should continue to be delivered six days a week

    To the Editor: Last month, Postmaster General Patrick Donohoe announced plans to end six-day mail delivery in August of this year. This flies in the face of existing law, which requires six-day delivery. Congress has mandated six-day delivery since 1983, which is also the last year

  • Letters | March 25, 2013

    Rare Bible reproduction on display at Hale Library

    To the Editor, During this time of Passover and Holy Week leading up to Easter, I would like to again make the community aware of the Heritage Edition of the Saint John’s Bible, which was generously donated by K-State alumni Warren and Mary Lynn

  • Letters | March 25, 2013

    Ball will protect key services while reducing city’s debt

    To the Editor: The half-cent sales tax passed with almost 60-percent approval. Part of that tax can drive down our city debt.

  • Letters | March 25, 2013

    Nuss won’t abdicate city role in public services

    To the Editor: I admire Debbie Nuss’ com-mitment to a responsible city role — not abdication — in addressing public transport-ation, economic development,    social services, fiscal policy and human rights.  Debbie’s years of   selfless community work, her experience in public office and

  • Letters | March 24, 2013

    Vote early, and vote for Karen McCulloh

    To The Editor Karen McCulloh believes in Manhattan, as her years of work on behalf of libraries, the environment, and children prove. Karen’s enthusiasm and courage inspire the confidence of voters, who have repeatedly elected her to city and county office. I respect Karen’

  • Letters | March 24, 2013

    If you want balance, elect the three women

    To The Editor: One of the City Commission candidates says the election is “all about balance.” If you want to balance the commission, vote for the women and elect Nuss, McCulloh and Reddi.

  • Letters | March 24, 2013

    A vote from Leonardville for Ball and Hogan

    To the Editor: The city is headed in the right direction on core services and infrastructure. The mill levy, property taxes and debt are still too high and have gone up the past two years. Elect three commissioners who get the big picture — stable, core

  • Letters | March 24, 2013

    Anderson’s wrong; Strawn is fiscally responsible

    To The Editor: Phil Anderson has it wrong that property taxes don’t harm seniors.

  • Letters | March 24, 2013

    McCulloh, Nuss bring balance to the Commission

    To The Editor: Please join me in voting for Debbie Nuss and Karen McCulloh for City Commission.


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