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Opinion - Letters

  • 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.

  • Letters | March 24, 2013

    Think independently, vote for Ball and Strawn

    To The Editor: As an independent voter, I realize that the city commissioners are basically split with two very distinct views on how to proceed with the governance of the city.

  • Letters | March 24, 2013

    Nuss, Reddi, McCulloh are proven leaders

    To The Editor: Manhattan deserves smart, talented and insightful leaders on its City Commission. Please join me in supporting Usha Reddi, Deb Nuss and Karen McCulloh on Tuesday, April 2, for their proven leadership and passion for good government in Manhattan.

  • Letters | March 23, 2013

    Return the veterans to the City Commission

    To the Editor: Consolidating some services paid for by the city and Riley County can be a money-saving accomplishment. But it must be done by individuals familiar with those offices to avoid the outcome of a messy headache.

  • Letters | March 23, 2013

    Support for Nuss and McCulloh for Commission

    To The Editor: I have served with Debbie Nuss on a committee, and know of several other committees and organizations she’s volunteered for in the community. She is very knowledgeable on all aspects of the city and would be a great asset to the

  • Letters | March 22, 2013

    Adults need to set a good example for children

    To the Editor: I was once talking to one of my teachers when I observed, “You can’t tell people how to live.” He replied, “But you have to try.”

  • Letters | March 22, 2013

    Cost of living is key issue in city elections

    To the Editor: The central issue in the April city election is the cost of living in Manhattan. We need commissioners who will take a holistic view and drive down the debt.

  • Letters | March 22, 2013

    A vote for Usha Reddi for City Commission

    To the Editor: I endorse Usha Reddi for City Commission.

  • Letters | March 21, 2013

    Strawn’s ‘litmus test’ lives; reject him and his ‘cohorts’

    To The Editor: Mr. Bob Strawn’s letter in the March 13 Mercury attacking my statement that he believes in a litmus test for candidates was very enlightening in terms of how he would serve us as a city commissioner if elected:

  • Letters | March 20, 2013

    Sponsors, volunteers helped youth mowing clinic succeed

    To the Editor: The annual youth lawn mowing clinic was held March 12 at Pottorf Hall in CiCo Park. This is put on by KSU Riley County Extension and the Manhattan Breakfast Optimist Club.


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