Tuesday, July 28, 2015



Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | March 26, 2013

    You should vote for Usha; she’s Reddi to serve

    To the Editor: Please vote for Usha Reddi, a candidate for Manhattan City Commission. We’ve known Usha as a tireless parent volunteer, community leader, teacher, teacher’s advocate and, these past few months, as a candidate for city commissioner.

  • Letters | March 26, 2013

    Jankovich, McCulloh, Reddi will bring balance to city

    To the Editor: As a small business co-owner, I hope you’ll join me in voting for responsible fiscal management, long-term involvement in our community, and progressive vision.

  • Letters | March 26, 2013

    Ball favors debt reduction and control of tax levy

    To the editor: I support John Ball for city commissioner. I met John shortly after he moved to Manhattan and joined our church. He has shown me, in that capacity, a willing-ness to get involved and work tirelessly on various projects.

  • Letters | March 26, 2013

    ‘Our Manhattan’ favors a retrograde social agenda

    To the Editor: As the election approaches, Manhattan faces a clear choice. On one side are candidates favored by “Our” Manhattan, all of whom desire to return to a simpler past, where gay people were in the closet and churches were solely in charge of

  • Letters | March 26, 2013

    Nuss will work hard for you

    To the Editor: Vote for Debbie Nuss for City Commission. She’s a long-term resident who will work hard for you.

  • 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


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