Tuesday, May 26, 2015



Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | March 10, 2013

    Summer program geared to children with autism

    To the Editor: It has become cliché to say it takes a village to raise a child, but for families who are raising a child with an autism-spectrum disorder, it is oh so true. A key component in helping children with autism learn appropriate social

  • Letters | March 10, 2013

    Nuss will add necessary balance to City Commission

    To the Editor: Public officials are elected to represent the people. In a con-stitutional republic, the views of the majority are tempered. The make-up of the current Man-hattan City Commission fails to represent the views of many residents of Manhattan. Debbie Nuss has the experience

  • Letters | March 10, 2013

    Ball is the correct choice

    To the Editor: Thirty years as a highly accomplished leader and executive manager with tech-nical, operation management experience proves that John Ball is the correct choice.

  • Letters | March 08, 2013

    Where is news coverage of 2A basketball tourneys?

    To the Editor: The Manhattan Mercury has done it again. The 2013 State High School Class 2A Basketball Championship Tournaments are this week in Bramlage Coliseum. Why doesn’t the Mercury write a report on the schools attending? Even printing the names of the schools participating

  • Letters | March 08, 2013

    Brownback’s tax plans will hurt many Kansans

    To the Editor: Who are the 15 percent who don’t know if they oppose zero income tax and the 11 percent who aren’t sure about the governor’s performance? These are numbers from a recent survey showing that 48 percent oppose zero income tax and 52 percent

  • Letters | March 08, 2013

    Elect McCulloh to commission

    To the Editor: Please vote for Karen Mc-Culloh for city commissioner. She knows Manhattan well, having served as mayor and chair of the Riley County Commission.

  • Letters | March 07, 2013

    Volunteers were essential to library’s book sale success

    To the Editor: We would like to express our sincere appreciation to all the people who helped make the Manhattan Public Library’s book sale a tremendous success.

  • Letters | March 07, 2013

    Story behind ‘Resilience’ is arts leadership at KSU

    To the Editor: The article headlined “Inter-preting Resilience” in last Sun-day’s Arts & Leisure section of the Manhattan Mercury was much appreciated. “Human Kind: What Does it Mean to be Resilient?” the careful and poignant work by the Joe Goode Performance Group, took modern

  • Letters | March 06, 2013

    Boys & Girls Club grateful for support of community

    To the Editor: Last month, more than 300 people enjoyed good food, fun and friends at the 14th annual Casino Night & Auction, a benefit for the Boys & Girls Club of Manhattan.

  • Letters | March 06, 2013

    We hope whomever stole our flag will fly it proudly

    To the Editor: For about 15 years, we have flown an American flag almost every day and night in our front yard. Sunday morning we woke up to find that someone had stolen the flag and its 12-foot-tall pole.


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