Tuesday, August 4, 2015



Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | March 28, 2013

    Ball has skills, experience to move our city forward

    To the Editor: This upcoming election is very important. Manhattan is sitting on the fence of either having solid growth and a prosperous future or being shackled with long-term debt with nothing but increases in taxes and the cost of living.

  • Letters | March 28, 2013

    Nuss is a capable leader who will serve citizens well

    To the Editor: We support Debbie Nuss for Manhattan City Commission.

  • Letters | March 28, 2013

    Elect reasonable voices: Nuss, McCulloh and Reddi

    To the Editor: Manhattan is my hometown. I no longer live in the city limits, but I am concerned about the direction this fine city has taken since the last election of city commissioners. It certainly does not reflect the values Manhattan has long held

  • Letters | March 27, 2013

    Your vote is important in city’s spring elections

    To the Editor: With elections coming soon, the League of Women Voters of Manhattan/Riley County urges citizens to vote — either in advance or on election day, April 2.

  • Letters | March 27, 2013

    Support KSU women at WNIT game Thursday

    To the Editor: Although the Kansas State men’s basketball season is over for this year, the Kansas State women’s basketball team has made it to the third round of the WNIT by beating Illinois State 57 to 48 Monday night.

  • Letters | March 27, 2013

    ABATE grateful for support of Black Tie Biker Ball

    To the Editor: The second annual Black Tie or Leather Biker Ball, hosted by ABATE District 15 on March 23, was an enormous success and beneficial for the seven charities we support. We appreciated all who attended and hope everyone left with great memories.

  • Letters | March 27, 2013

    Elect Nuss and candidates who share her values

    To the Editor: What are you looking for in a City Commission candidate? Do you want someone who has lived in Manhattan long enough to know the history, values and needs of the diverse groups that make up our community? Do you want someone who

  • Letters | March 27, 2013

    McCulloh, Nuss and Reddi are well prepared to serve

    To the Editor: Manhattan is fortunate to have several smart, hard-working individuals who are running for public office. Some of the candidates have lived in Manhattan a number of years and served on local boards, committees and commissions. Their experience informs them broadly on the

  • Letters | March 27, 2013

    Reddi is committed to fact-based public policy

    To the Editor: Usha Reddi is running for City Commission because she wants Manhattan to thrive and grow. She’s active in Rotary, is on the board of the Manhattan Public Library, and is an award-winning teacher.

  • Letters | March 27, 2013

    Ball offers leadership and a change of direction

    To the Editor: Are you tired of special inter-ests and irresponsible economic growth driving up the cost of living in Manhattan? Elections have consequences, and come April 2, you will have choices: more of the same or a change in direction. John Ball is the candidate


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